Ipek Duben, b. 1941, Turkey, lives and works in Istanbul.


Ipek Duben graduated from the University of Chicago (M.A.); New York Studio School and Mimar Sinan University (Ph.D).Major exhibitions include: Angels and Clowns, Pi Artworks Istanbul, Turkey  (2020);  Beyond Words, 4th Mardin Biennale, Mardin, Turkey (2018); in via incognito(solo), Pi Artworks London, UK (2018); LOVEGAME(solo), Merdiven Art Space, Istanbul, Turkey (2017); THEY/ONLAR (solo), Fabrica, Brighton, London (2017); ONLAR/THEY(solo), Salt Galata, Istanbul, Turkey (2015); Poetry and Exile, The British Museum, London, UK (2014); 3rd European International Book Art Biennale, Moscow, Russia (2014); Fifth Bibliotheca Alexandrina International Biennale for the Artist’s book, Alexandria, Egypt (2014); Mom, am I Barbarian?13th İstanbul Biennial, Turkey (2013); Dream and Reality,İstanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey (2011); A Dream... But Not Yours,The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C., USA (2010); New Works New Horizons,İstanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey (2009); Substance