SİNAN TUNCAY

Born in 1986 in Istanbul, artist and director Sinan Tuncay received his BA from Sabanci University in Visual Communication Design and his MFA from the School of Visual Arts in Photography, Video andRelated Media. His work was exhibited internationally and was acquired in private collections and by public institutions such as the Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Musée de l’Elysée and Odunpazarı Museum of Modern Art. His first solo exhibition, “I’m Sorry, Leyla” opened in New York in 2016. The same year, he was awarded a fellowship by the New York Foundation for the Arts. The acclaimed music video projects he designed and directed for Turkish recording artists Sezen Aksu, Sertab Erener, Mabel Matiz and Gaye Su Akyol were awarded ‘The Best Music Video of The Year’ by prestigious institutions. In 2019, his third solo show “Reserved for the Men I’ve Never Became” was opened in Istanbul. Sinan lives and works between New York City and Istanbul.