Born in the Turkish city of Izmir, Cihangir Gümüstürkmen has lived in Berlin (Germany) since 1977. He creates works in various fields, such as painting, sculpture, ceramics, collage and video. Cihangir is also a performance artist.

Works (excerpt)

2013/14 "Ecnassianer" — paintings (acrylic, mirror film on canvas)
2013 "Swing" — installation (wood, rope, mirror film)
2012 "Mobile MMXII" — installation (various objects)
2012 "Süpriz" — object (wooden frame, mirror, pencil on paper)
2012 "Kurfürstenstraße 139" — object (wooden box, mirror film, pencil, glass, water colour on paper)
2012 "Spirit of Spring 1" — painting (acrylic, mirror film on canvas)
2011 "Bir Milyon" — painting (acrylic, oil stick on canvas)
2010 "Headscarf" — collages (prints on acrylic glass in lightboxes)
2008 "I shot Kutlu─č Ataman" — installation
2005 "Noire" — paintings (acrylic, colour tubes on canvas)
2001 "PUMPS2000ÇANTA" — shoe and handbag sculptures (ceramics, mirror glass, plastic etc.)
1997 "PUMPS2000" — shoe sculptures (metal, ceramics, glass, pasta, cloth, paper etc.)
1993 "Transformation" — portraits of drag queens (acrylic, oil, mixed technique on canvas)

Group exhibitions (excerpt)

2013 — "Das Tagebuch der Effi von Briest" — Saloon Su de Coucou, Berlin
2011 — BERLINER LISTE — Fair for contemporary art and photography, Berlin
2010 — GRID International Photography Biennial, Amsterdam
2010 — 7. Berliner Kunstsalon, Berlin
2010 — Saloon Su de Coucou, Berlin
2006 — Schwules Museum, Berlin
2003 — Kleine Orangerie am Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin
1998 — Villa Oppenheim, Berlin
1996 — Galerie Wolf, Berlin

Solo exhibitions

2012/13 — Galerie im Tempelhof Museum | Haus am Kleistpark, Berlin
2001 — Galerie Droysen, Berlin
1999 — Galerie Art Work, Berlin