Merve Ünsal will be coming from Istanbul, Turkey to campus this
Thursday and Friday to do studio visits with 2nd year MFA students.
(from the Delfina Foundation website)
"Merve Ünsal is an artist based in Istanbul. She is interested in
tracing artistic production through the lecture format. She has
previously explored this topic through writing, editing, and visual and
verbal collages that employ automatization and found imagery.
"Merve is the co-founder of m-est.org,
an artist-centered online project in which artist works, studio visits,
and articles based on or related to conversations on visual practices
"Merve has twice participated in Banff Centre Visual Arts Residencies
and written for a range of publications in and outside of Turkey
including Flash Art, DARE Magazine, and XXI.
"She received her MFA from Parsons The New School for Design in
Photography and Related Media and her BA from Princeton University in
Art and Archaeology."