Hayal Pozanti

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Born 1983, Istanbul
MFA  Painting/Printmaking, Yale University, 2011
BA Visual Arts and Communication Design, Sabanci University, 2004


Solo Exhibitions

Murmurs of Earth, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA

.tr, Dirimart, Istanbul, Turkey

Fuzzy Logic, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY
Corpus, Levy.Delval, Brussels, Belgium

Deep Learning, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT
Scrambler, Halsey Mckay Gallery, East Hampton, NY 
, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA

The Armory Show with Jessica Silverman Gallery, New York

Passwords, Duve, Berlin, Germany
New Paintings, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles

Co-Real, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco CA


Group Exhibitions

21st Century Cyphers, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM
The Barn Show Johannes Vogt, New York, NY
Kinship, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Form Shapes Language, Morán Morán, Los Angeles, CA

Loss for Words, BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music), Brooklyn, NY
Commercial Break, Public Art Fund 40th Anniversary, New York, NY
Worlding, curated by Mia Curran, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

That feeling, curated by Domenico de Chirico, Eduardo Secci Contemporary, Florence, Italy
The Present and the Probable, curated by Jessica Silverman, fused, San Francisco, CA
Future Form, Gamma Galleria, Guadalajara, Mexico
From Minimalism into Algorithm, The Kitchen, New York, NY

I was once lonelyness, Blain Southern, Berlin, Germany 
Then They Form Us,
MCA Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 
Nathalie Karg Gallery, New York, NY
Super Dakota, Brussels, Belgium 
Women and Abstraction
, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Winter Park, FL
REUNION, Sabanci Museum, Istanbul, Turkey

Prospect.3, International Contemporary Art Biennial, New Orleans 
Burned by the Sun,
Mallorca Landings, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Chalk Blush,
Kinman Gallery, London, UK 
Edge of Continuation,
Pablo’s Birthday Gallery, New York, NY

Spectators, Rendered and Regulated, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY
Gattaca, Michael Jon Gallery, Miami, FL
Diff’rent Strokes: Small Paintings and Intimate Performances, Louis B. James., New York, NY

Beyond the Object, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
Black Lodge, Interstate Projects, New York, NY

Forms and Inflections, Silverman Gallery, San Francisco CA
Thesis show, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven
Elsewhere, Bahcesehir University, Istanbul

10 Years, Kasa Gallery, Istanbul

Seriously Ironic: Positions in Contemporary Turkish Art, Centre Pasquart, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland
Don’t Lie to Me, Kasa Gallery, Istanbul

4//, Inspiring Spaces, New York
Young Istanbul, Fargfabriken, Stockholm, Sweden



Tiffany, Kaitlyn. “How one artist’s ‘encrypted’ paintings memorialize the concept of privacy.” The Verge. September 26, 2017.
Rodney, Steph. “Aiming to Disrupt Ads in New York City, Artworks Instead Blend In.” Hyperallergic. February 26, 2017.
Sharp, Sarah Rose. “How Are Making Is Like World Building.” Hyperallergic. January 30, 2017.

Alexandra Ogilvy, Flora. “An Interview with Turkish-born Artist Hayal Pozanti in her Studio in Queens, New York”. Arteviste. September 30, 2016
de Chirico, Domenico. “Hayal Pozanti – Corpus, Levy Delval”. Aujourd’hui. May, 2016
Cooper, Ashton. “Code Call.” Cultured. March, 2016.
Hodara, Susan. “Painting Overtakes Pixels in Aldrich Museum Exhibition.” The New York Times. February 18, 2016.—. “Cultured Commission: Code and Cuneiform”, Cultured Magazine. February, 2016.
Campuzano, Rodrigo. “Abstract Paintings Bring Sculptural Data to Life,” The Creators Project. February 13, 2016.
Ray, Melissa. “Painting Patterns.” Postmatter. February 10, 2016

Messinger, Kate. “Art Basel Artist of the Day: Hayal Pozanti.” Paper. December 6, 2015
Dunne, Susan. “Contemporary Artists’ Reinvented Paintings At Aldrich, Lyman Allyn, UConn.” Hartford Courant. November 12, 2015.
–. “Things to Do in Connecticut Nov. 6 to 15, 2015.” The New York Times. November 6, 2015.
Braithwaite, Hunter. “An Abstract Alphabet.” Modern Painters. November 2015.
Gottschalk, Molly. “Hayal Pozanti on Her Data-Driven Paintings and What It Means to Be Human.” Artsy. October 16, 2015.
Messinger, Kate. “Shells and selfies in the Hamptons – Everything we saw and heard at this week’s out of town art shows.” Paper Magazine, July 17, 2015.
Arkunlar, Merve. “Hayal Pozanti.” Vogue Turkey, June 2015.
Hotchkiss, Sarah. “No Decoder Ring Necessary.” KQED, March 7, 2015.
Wilczek, Beata. “Painting, Daydreaming and Dancing with artist Hayal Pozanti.” Wovo, January 14, 2015.

Brown, Will. “Materials and processes are pushing the boundaries of what constitutes a painting physically.” Studio International. November 11, 2014.
Akel, Joseph, “Signs and Wonders: In the Studio with Hayal Pozanti,” The Paris Review, June.
Conley, Kevin. “10 Artworks to Visit While People Watching at the Armory Show.” Town & Country, March.
Zimmer, Lori. “The Armory Show is Here to Stay.” The Huffington Post, March.
Smith, Claude. “Hayal Pozanti at the Tamarind Institute.” New American Paintings, February.
Artsy Editorial. “In The Studio With Hayal Pozanti.” Artsy, February.
Stevens, Alex Forbes. “Reviews in Brief: Berlin.” Modern Painters, February.

Pagel, David. “Review: Hayal Pozanti’s Paintings Will Leave You Wanting More.” Los Angeles Times, November.

Braithwaite, Hunter. “Hayal Pozanti: Six Paintings and a GIF.” Thereisnothere.org.


Public Collections

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum
JP Morgan Collection
Fidelity Investments
San Jose Museum of Art