İsmail Ateş

Style of Art : Artist / painter
Branch of Art : Painting
Art Profile :

İsmail Ateş was born in Göle in 1960. He graduated from the Painting Department in the Faculty of Education at Gazi University in 1982. He completed his master’s degree and doctoral degree, proficiency in arts at Hacettepe University, Painting Department. He continued his post doctorate at the Art Department of City University of New York, Hunter College between 2002 and 2004. Ateş has had many solo exhibitions and participated in numerous group exhibitions and biennials in Turkey and foreign countries. He has also attended national and international conferences and presented his papers. His works can be seen in many national and international collections. As of today, Ateş serves as a Department Chair in the Painting Department at Hacettepe University.

1986, Encouragement Prize, Gallery Mi-Ge Painting Competition
1988, Accomplishment Award, General Directorate of Physical Art Training
1988, Accomplishment Award, 49th State Exhibition
1989, First Prize, Zonguldak Painting Competition
1990, Painting Award, Anniversary of PTT Art Competition
1990, Honorary Prize, 9th TPAO Painting Competition,
1990, First Prize, Ahi Evran Painting Competition
1991, Honorable Mention, 2nd Ahi Evran Painting Competition
1992, First Prize, State Exhibition
1992, Award, Sincan Festival Painting Competition
1992, Success and Appreciation in Art Prize, Hacettepe Univ. Senate
1993, Award, Senate of Hacettepe University
2007, Award, Şefik Bursalı Painting Exhibition

Solo Exhibitions:
1983, Dost Art Gallery, Ankara
1984, Ankara Art Association, Ankara
1988, Hacettepe Univ. Faculty of Fine Arts Studio, Ankara
1991, İlayda Art Gallery, Ankara
1992, Painting and Sculpture Museum, Ankara
1993, İş Bank Art Gallery, Izmir
1993, Hacettepe Univ. Faculty of Fine Arts Studio, Ankara
1994, Talih Kuşu Art Gallery, Ankara
1994, Gallery Zon, Ankara
1995, Gallery Soyut, Ankara
1996, Gallery TMMO, Ankara
1997, Gallery Sanat Yapım, Ankara
1998, Gallery Soyut, Ankara
1999, Gallery Soyut, Ankara
2001, Gallery Baraz, Istanbul
2001, Gallery İlayda, Ankara
2001, Gallery Soyut, Ankara
2002, Gallery Artist, Istanbul
2002, Gallery Toyan, Ankara
2002, Gallery Akdeniz, Ankara
2004, United Nations Plaza 821, New York, USA
2005, ArtSumer Modern Art Gallery, Istanbul
2006, Atlas Art Gallery, Ankara
2006, Gallery dem-art, Istanbul
2007, METU Convention and Culture Center, Ankara
2009, Gallery Beşiktaş, Istanbul

International Biennials and Exhibitions:
1983, Athens (Greece), Abdi İpekçi Peace and Friendship Exhibition
1986, Toulouse (France), 1st European Art Schools Biennial
1993, Maastricht (Holland), IV. European Academies of Visual Art Biennial, “Master Class” Exhibition
1994, Rabat (Morocco), Exhibition of Modern Turkish Art
1995, Houston (USA), Contemporary Turkish Art Exhibition
2002, Seoul (Korea), A Section from Contemporary Turkish Art
2003, New York (USA), Douglas Art Event, “CUNY Hunter Time Square” Gallery
2004, Moscow (Russia), Exhibition of Turkish Art
2007, Incheon (South Korea), Korea-Turkey Celebration of 50th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relation Exhibition     
2008, Frankfurt (Germany), Modern Turkish Painting Exhibition

Ankara Art Museum, Turkish Ministry of Culture Art Collection, PTT Museum Collection, General Directorate of Youth and Sports Collection, General Directorate of TPAO Collection, Central Bank Collection, Hacettepe University Collection, Istanbul Cirağan Palace Collection, Hacettepe Art Museum, ODTU Art Collection, Ankara University Art Collection, Şefik Bursalı Museum, Amsterdam Maastricht and New York Some Private Collections and Local Collections


Foundation : Hacettepe University, Faculty of Fine Arts
City : Ankara
Country : Turkey
Phone : 0312. 297 87 55
Preferred Lang. : Turkish
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