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selected exhibitions

solo exhibitions (selected)

2011Fiber Tricks (Lif Oyunları), Alacati, Kırmızı Ardıç Kuşu Gallery, Alacati, Turkey
2009 The Enchanting Shoes of Suhandan Özay, Netherlands Leather and Shoe Museum, Waalwijk, Holland
2007 Fiber Art -Wearable / Not Wearable, Ayşe Takı Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2007 Fiber Tricks,- (Lif Oyunları), G-Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.
2003Steps- Fiber Art Exhibition ( Adımlar), Başak Sigorta Sanat Gallery, Izmir, Turkey
1998Two Languages in Fiber Art (Lif Sanatında İki Dil), Suhandan Özay-Conni Jergensen, Mazhar Zorlu Art Gallery, Izmır, Turkey
1996Das Kreative Webkunst aus Anatolien (Anadolu’da Özgün Dokuma Sanatı), Simmering Belediyesi, Vienna, Austria .
1996Traditionen Übergang-Tapestry (Gelenekten Geçişler-Tapestry) Tapestry), HamburgVölkerkunde Museum, Germany.
1996Konsume (Consumed), Suhandan Özay -Türkiz, Jewelry Design in Silver, Siyah Beyaz Art Gallery, Ankara, Turkey
1996Rhythm 96, Tapestry Exhibition,TR Minestry of Culture, State Sculpture and Painting Museum, Ankara, Turkey.
1995Fiber Art II (Lif Sanatı II), Beyoğlu Vakko Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
1995Fiber Art (Lif Sanatı), Ayşe Takı Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
1994Textile-Graphics (Tekstil-Grafik), Suhandan Özay-Lenore Böcking-Döring, Germany Culture Center, Izmir, Turkey.
1975Textile-Graphics II-Spacious Textiles (Tekstil- Grafik-Mekan Tekstilleri) Bİ-ZE Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.
1973Textile-Graphics (Tekstil-Grafik), Turkish American Culture Assoc., Izmir, Turkey
1966Collages, United Nations Club (Birleşmiş Milletler Kulübü), Izmir, Turkiye
1966Painting Exhibition, İzmir Atatürk Müzesi, Izmir, Turkey.

 

group exhibitions (selected)

2017 - 2018Sole Expression - The Art of The Shoe, Science Museum Oklahoma, USA
2016Kaf-Kim, BEZCE 2016 7th International Istanbul Textile Conference, ‘Fabrics Touching  Anatolia’, Istanbul, Turkey.
2016Time For Istanbul ( Istanbul Zamanı) , Design Connection-Adress İstanbul, Turkey.
2015Perceptual Differentiation, EGE University 6th International EgeArt Arts Days, Izmir, Turkey
2015Between Worlds, Innovation and Design in Textiles and Costume, International Textile and Costume Congress ITCC 2015, MU, KU, CCA, ARS TEXTRINA, Istanbul, Turkey
2015 - 2016Textile Art of Today,4th Triennale of Textile Art,  Bratislava Castle Museum, Historical Museum Bratislava, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary
2015Spice Art (Tarçın Yolu),From Craft to Art II, Mix Media Exhibition, 26 March- 08 April, Gallery/Atelier “Art Textiles in Alaçati Suhandan”, Alaçati, Izmir, Turkey
2014SHOEting Stars- Shoes in Art & Design, Hundertwasser Museum, Kunst Haus Wien, Vienna, Austria
2014Felt, From Craft to Art, Gallery Suhandan – Alacati, Cesme, Izmir, Turkey
2013Strong Appearance!-Experimental Shoe Design, Leipzig Grassi Museum of Applied Arts, Germany
2012First International Textile Art Exhibition, Marmara University, Textile Art-Design Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey
2012State of Material, Armaggan Art & Design Gallery, Nuruosmaniye, İstanbul Turkey (Invited)
2012Animal Fibers: Art Informs Shibori, ISS8 International Shibori Symposium, Hong Kong, China
2011 First International Mediterranean Art Days, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey (Invited).
2010Valcellina International Contemporary Textile Exhibition, Valcellina, Italy
2009Third Ege-Art Days, İs Sanat Gallery, Izmir, Turkey
2009Cut 25 Jubilaums International Textile Art Symposium Graz, Austria
2008The Dowry Trunk- Wedding Shoes, IF Wedding Fair, Izmir, Turkey
2008No Limits; Shibori in Fashion ISS’08, International Shibori Symposium, Artefact Gallery, Lyon, France .
2008Living with Fiber, Çatı Art Gallery, Alacati, Cesme, Turkey
2007Anatolian Fiber Shoes, The Knitting and Stitching Show, NEC, Birmingham; Alexander Palace, London, UK
2007 - 06Shoes: The Agony and the Ecstasy, Tyne & Wear Museum, Shipley Gallery, Norwich Castle Museum, Cartwright Hall Gallery, Bradford, UK
2005Visions in Textile from tradition to textile art/ design of tomorrow, 13. ETN Conference and Textile Art Exhibition, Izmir, Turkey
2004Second Linen Cloth Bienale, Krosno, Poland
200320th Year International Textile Art Exhibition & Symposium, Graz, Austria
2002SCYTHIA IV International Symposium & Exhibition, Textile Art, Kherson, Ukraine
200110th International Tapestry Triennale Lodz, Poland
200117th International Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Fiber Art, Pittsburg, USA
200016th International Textile Art Symposium Graz, Austria
1999 / 98"Izmir Textile Artists", Alaçati Art Gallery, Cesme, Izmir
1999/95"Mix Media Exhibitions", Dokuz Eylül University Fine Arts Faculty members, Ministry of Culture State Painting & Sculpture Museum, City Hall Gallery, Izmir, Turkey
1998Turkish Fine Art Faculty Artists", Uludağ University, Bursa, Turkey
1997 / 96 / 95Contemporary Turkish Textile Art", Turkish Textile Artists Group, Textile Bank Art Galery, 76th. World Textile Congress ,Swiss Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey
1995Jubilees Exhibition of Izmir Culture Education Fond", Turkish American Culture Center, Izmir, Turkey
1995"Tradition & Transitions - Tapestry", Hennan Shepherd Galleries, Alexandria, Cairo, Egypt
1994Artistic Carpets", Turkish Textile Artist Group, Capitol Art Gallery. Istanbul, Turkey
1993"III. Tüyap Art Fair - Tapestry", Istanbul, Turkey