Pelin Uran is an Istanbul based curator. After she completed her studies at Bard College Center for Curatorial Studies in 2005, she has worked at Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo in Turin. Now, working as a free-lance curator, Uran recently curated We Donot Know This To Be So in in Istanbul in 2018,  co-curated This Story is not ready for its Footnotes in Rome in 2010, Transit both in Italy and Turkey in 2009, Dai Tempo al Tempo, Torino, Italy in 2008, the night program: nightcomers for the 10th Istanbul Biennial in September 2007, If it is not love, it is the bomb at Bard College, New York and curated Endgame in Space Loop in Seoul, Korea in 2008, An Artist Who Cannot Speak English is No Artist at Artists Space, New York in May 2006 and a forest and a tree in Newbourg, New York in April 2005 which has traveled to Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienne in March 2007. Besides having contributed to an online contemporary art biweekly, Might Be Good, she wrote for Speech, a project by the collaborative duo, a constructed world, for Insight, the magazine of Artists Pension Trust, Art in America, domus and was a contributor for UOVO Magazine.

Alongside her curatorial practice, she has been giving private contemporary visual art classes since 2010.

 

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