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Ai Weiwei Comes to Istanbul for His Exhibition at the Sakıp Sabancı Museum

12.9.2017

The “Ai Weiwei on Porcelain” exhibition opens at the Sakıp Sabancı Museum with the support of Akbank
The first solo exhibition in Turkey of work by Ai Weiwei, one of the most influential figures of contemporary art, has opened at Sabancı University's Sakıp Sabancı Museum with the support of Akbank.

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Sabancı University's Sakıp Sabancı Museum continues to cast light on the history of modern Turkish art.

30.5.2017

The ‘Thesis-Antithesis-Synthesis’ exhibition at Sakıp Sabancı Museum presents Selim Turan's work, which was shaped by diverse experiences.
Selim Turan exhibition at Sakıp Sabancı Museum.

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The Sabancı University Sakıp Sabancı Museum (SSM), on the 15th anniversary of its founding, is hosting one of the leading representatives of the 1914 Generation, Feyhaman Duran with the exhibition “Feyhaman Duran. Between Two Worlds”

28.2.2017

The Sabancı University Sakıp Sabancı Museum is hosting the exhibition of Feyhaman Duran, widely regarded as the founder of portraiture within Turkish art history, showcasing over 1,000 works by the artist and his personal belongings, with the support of Sabancı Holding and in cooperation with Istanbul University.

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New exhibition at the S.U. Sakıp Sabancı Museum: ‘MACK. Just Light and Colour’ opens on February 18

26.1.2017

S.U. Sakıp Sabancı Museum is preparing to host the leading artist of German modernism, Heinz Mack, with an exhibition showcasing the artist’s long and prolific career with over a hundred works.

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“The Sky Event” at the Sakıp Sabancı Museum

22.10.2016

With the invaluable support of Akbank Sanat, Sabancı University Sakıp Sabancı
Museum is preparing to host “The Sky Event”, a series of conferences and art
performences bringing together art, science, technology and architecture on October
23-24, 2015, in conjunction with its latest major exhibition titled “ZERO. Countdown
to the Future”.

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4,3,2,1, ZERO. COUNTDOWN TO THE FUTURE BEGINS.

29.1.2016

With the generous support of Akbank Sanat, S.U. Sakıp Sabancı Museum (SSM) is hosting the innovative and dynamic spirit of ZERO, the biggest art network of the 20th century.

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Sabancı University’s graduate artists meet at Sakıp Sabancı Museum!

11.4.2015

The new exhibition titled “Buluşma…Reunion” brings together the works
of 20 artists whose paths have crossed with the Sabancı University Visual
Arts and Visual Communication Design Program, displaying a range of
works from various disciplines such as painting to photography,
documentary and installation. The exhibition will be open to art
enthusiasts between the dates of April 9, 2015 – July 26, 2015.

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‘Women, Birds and Stars’ of the great twentieth century artist Joan Miró is at the Sakıp Sabancı Museum sponsored by Sabancı Holding

22.9.2014

Sabancı University Sakıp Sabancı Museum (SSM), hosts a comprehensive exhibition consisting of the
Catalan artist and sculptor Joan Miró, born in Barcelona. This exhibition, titled Joan Miró. Women,
Birds and Stars focuses on the maturity period of the groundbreaking and versatile artist. The
exhibition, sponsored by Sabancı Holding and organized in collaboration with the Joan Miró
Foundation in Barcelona, the family collection Successió Miró in Mallorca and the Pilar and Joan
Miró Foundation again in Mallorca can be visited between 23 September 2014 and 1 February 2015.
Focusing on the women, birds and stars themes of Miró, who was inspired by his observations on the
Mediterranean landscape and people, the exhibition presents the viewer a rich selection of paintings,
prints, sculptures and ceramics, thus providing the opportunity to understand Miró’s symbolic
language. Artlovers who will meet with Miró in Istanbul, will witness the reflections in different forms
of the energy the artist derived from the Mediterranean culture.

The contemporary art work honouring Sakıp Sabancı is now at the Sakıp Sabancı Museum

29.1.2014

The work of art commissioned in 2011 by the Sabancı family to Kutluğ Ataman for the 10th
anniversary of Sakıp Sabancı’s parting from us has opened to public viewing at the Sakıp
Sabancı Museum on April 29. The work aims to reflect the personality of the much missed
leader, with his innovativeness, his sharing and embracing nature, his overriding principle of
always giving first priority to people and his love and respect for them. Throughout his life,
Sakıp Sabancı who merged with people with his sharp intelligence, his sense of humour and
warm manner had many windows opening to life and people. Kutluğ Ataman’s work makes
visible all the windows opened by Sakıp Sabancı.

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SSM is re-launching its ‘The Arts of the Book and the Calligraphy Collection’..

10.5.2012

At its 10th anniversary, S.U. Sakıp Sabancı Museum (SSM) is re-launching its ‘The Arts of the Book and the Calligraphy Collection’ at Atlı Köşk (Horse Mansion) with a new design and a contemporary display approach as of 10th of May. 

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