Kadir Akyol Turkey, b. 1984

Kadir Akyol has 14 personal exhibitions and has partıcıpated in more than 200 national and international biennials, triennials, symposia, project exhibitions and auctions workıng wıth in painting, installation, video and performance.

Kadir Akyol –born 1984 in Mardin, Turkey.


Akyol completed his Fine Art Degree in Mersin University in 2008 and his postgraduate Master degree in Ankara Gazi University in 2011, with a thesis on ‘Hybrid Approaches in Contemporary Art’. He later went on to study his second postgraduate degree in the Faculty of Fine Arts in the University of Sevilla, Spain, where he continues to pursue and work on his thesis titles ‘Hacker Art’.

In 2013, Akyol was named the ‘RH+ Art Magazine the Young Artist of the Year’, adding to his long list of art awards. Since then, Akyol has started a doctorate in Duzce University Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture in the department of painting.


Kadir Akyol has held 14 solo exhibitions and has participated in more than 200 national and international biennials, triennials, symposia, project exhibitions and auctions, in the fields of painting, installation, video and performance. His works have been exhibited in a number of countries including Spain, Italy, France, Greece, Belgium, Germany, Romania, Moldova, Kosovo, Tanzania, USA, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania and Montenegro.






2021 – “Contex Art Miami”, Gallery Gama, Miami, ABD


2021 - "volume I", Gallery Aura Art Hub,Istanbul / TURKEY


2021 - "İAAF", Gallery Gama,Istanbul / TURKEY


2021 - "BAAF" Gallery Gama, Bodrum / TURKEY


2021 - "Contemporary Istanbul" Gallery Diani, Istanbul / TURKEY


2021 - "Art Contact Istanbul" Tabularasa transnational art, Istanbul / TURKEY


2020 - "İAAF", Istanbul / TURKEY


2019  - "glance” SK Art project , Istanbul / TURKEY


2019-  Artexpo Newyork, H&M Art Gallery, Newyork, ABD


2018 - "selection of" Orange Blossom U.P.S.K, MKM Beşiktaş Contemporary Art Gallery, Istanbul / TURKEY


2018 - "Contemporary Istanbul international Art Fair " Group Media, Istanbul / TURKEY


2018 - "World Art Day", the Archaeological Museum of Mersin, Mersin / TURKEY


2018 - "Contemporary and Modern", Curator: Ronny filtration, Ron Art Gallery, Istanbul / TURKEY


2017- Los Art / Artforum Gallery Symi / South Aegean Symi / GREECE


2017 "Color and Young" Curator: Bester GÜRSU, Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ankara / TURKEY


2017 - III. Contemporary Art Fair Artankara, Curator: Sevil Dolmacı, Ankara / TURKEY


2016- Imago Mundi, Pratt Institute New York / ABD - Venice Biennial showcasing 38, Venice –lTALY


2016 - "International Contemporary Artists 2016" Skoufa Gallery Mykonos, Athens /GREECE


2016–“Beyond the Time”, Curator:Beste GÜRSU, National Museum of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam, TANZANIA