Nurhan Gokturk

Artist + Nurhan Gokturk

I have been drawing, making and taking things apart since I was very young. Growing up, the most ordinary things seemed spectacular. They still do. I have an overwhelming desire to share and express the immediacy I sense in the extraordinary, similar to the way I did when I was young.

Nurhan received a Master's Degree from Harvard Graduate School of Design and a Bachelor of Architecture from Pratt Institute. His projects have been featured at the Venice Biennale, the Contemporary Art's Center 40th Anniversary Show, the Aqua Art Fair, Governor’s Island Art Center, the New Institute in Rotterdam, the Onsite Gallery in Toronto and the Inaugural Bywater Biennial. He has been featured in Metropolis Magazine, Gambit's Top 40 under 40, was interviewed on NPR and awarded the Architizer A+ Award. Nurhan coordinated the first major Habitat for Humanity Buckminster Fuller Design Science Exhibition in Istanbul.

Nurhan Gokturk is a New Orleans artist living and working in the Bywater neighborhood.



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