5x7 print on 8x10 ivory mat signed by the artist!
Nurhan Gokturk is a multidisciplinary artist and urban designer. Born in Istanbul, Turkey, Nurhan immigrated to New York City and was educated in the public-school system. His projects have been featured at the Venice Biennale, Aqua Art Fair, Art on Paper, Contemporary Art's Center New Orleans, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, Governor’s Island Art Center (NYC), the New Institute in Rotterdam and the Onsite Gallery in Toronto. He has been featured in Metropolis Magazine, Gambit's Top 40 under 40, was Interviewed on NPR and awarded the Architizer A+ Award. He is the Collectors Club artist for the Contemporary Arts Center and a member of The Front artist collective. He serves on the Board of Trustees and is the Program Chair at The Contemporary Arts Center. Nurhan is a faculty member of The New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts and is a participating artist in the Jazz and Heritage Festival. Nurhan coordinated the first major Habitat for Humanity Buckminster Fuller Design Science Exhibition in Istanbul, Turkey. Formerly, he held the position of senior designer at Skidmore, Owings and Merrill and at Kohn, Pederson and Fox , both in NYC. Nurhan received a Master's Degree from Harvard Graduate School of Design and a Bachelor of Architecture from Pratt Institute.