Press Releases

“The Sky Event” at the Sakıp Sabancı Museum

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

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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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!

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

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.