Musfata Hulusi was born in London in 1971. He graduated from Fine Art and Critical Studies at Goldsmiths College in 1995. He then continued towards his master’s degree at Royal College of Art between 2002 and 2005. Hulusi’s first exhibition was in the group exhibition, “New Contemporaries 04” in London (2004). A year later, he had his first solo exhibition, “The end of the West”, at the Max Wigram Gallery and “Mustafa Hulusi too” at Rachmaninoff’s in London. Expanding his career in the art world, Hulusi has had many solo exhibitions and participated in lots of group exhibitions not only in the UK but also in Italy, Germany, Holland, Istanbul and USA. As well as exhibiting, Hulusi has also curated exhibitions and has been a committee member on the acquisitions panel for the Arts Council Collection of England. Hulusi currently lives and works in London.
Reference: mustafahulusi.com; artnet.com; Sotheby’s London Contemporary Art Turkish, 4 March 2009 (London 2009), p. 15 and 101.