Furkan 'Nuka' Birgün
Mixed Technique on Dreams
December 17, 2O15 – January 23, 2016
Through ‘Mixed Technique on Dreams’ exhibition, Furkan ‘Nuka’ Birgün invites his guests to his fictional world built entirely over his dreams. The origine of the exhibition drived from Nuka’s childhood neighborhood that he still occasionally stop by and its peculiar residents.The artist’s first solo show ‘Mixed Media on Dreams’ gets under the spotlight the stories of the strange people of anintriguing district.
“BEYOND ANY DOUBT, AN UNCONVENTIONAL NEIGHBORHOOD, KNOWN FOR ITS NARROW STREETS, WOODEN HOUSES, FAIRGROUNDS, TALKING ANIMALS, MIGRANT CRABS AND MYSTERIOUS SECRETS. AND OF COURSE, THE COMPLEX STORY OF ‘SQUARE, ROUND AND CROSSED BOTHERS’ WHO LIVED THERE ONCE UPON A TIME AND WHOSE DENOUEMENTS ARE VERY LITTLE KNOWN, ALSO TAKE THEIR PLACE AT NUKA’S SOLO SHOW ”
Furkan ‘Nuka’ Birgün, born in 1989, in Kurtuluş (Tatavla),
He received his BA from Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, Industrial Design Department.
He has actively involved in Street Art since 2008.
Most recently, his works have been exhibited internationally in multiple street-art and illustration exhibitions.
Nuka still continues to make illustrations in many magazines and fanzines.