Famous Turkish illustrator’s past 30 years on exhibit
Jan 31, 2012 - 12:00 am GMT+3
by Jan 31, 2012 12:00 am
An exhibit of the work’s of artist Gürbüz Doğan Ekşioğlu, one of Turkey’s most significant illustrators, entitled ‘An Excursion on Paper’ (Kâğıt Üzerinde Gezinti) will run until February 25th Füsun Inan Art Gallery in Teşvikiye.
The exhibit contains over 30 pieces by the famous artist, whose caricatures and graphic designs have earned him a total of 71 awards both international and from Turkey and his works have been exhibited in 15 different countries.
Gürbüz Doğan Ekşioğlu's work is published regularly in the USA's The New York Times and he has also illustrated seven covers for The New Yorker and once for Forbes. Ekşioğlu's cover on September 11th, 2001 for The New Yorker is one of his most popular works.
Gürbüz Doğan Ekşioğlu continues to teach at the Yeditepe University Fine Arts Department and works from Istanbul. Don't miss the chance to see a collection of his original works in person! Tel: 0212 232 40 49