Mehmet Ali Uysal, b. 1976, Mersin, lives and works in Paris, France.
Major exhibitions include; Don't Abandon Me (solo), Pi Artworks Istanbul, Turkey (2019); A Pillar of Smoke, Arles International Photo Festival, France (2018); Hi! (solo), Sapar Contemporary, New York, USA (2016); Block (solo), Pi Artworks London, UK (2015); The Past (solo), Pearl Lam Gallery, Shanghai, China (2014); Pinch Me Awake (solo), Stiftung Starke, Berlin, Germany (2013); Peel (solo), Nesrin Esirtgen Collection, Istanbul, Turkey (2012); Eyeballing, Contemporary Arts Centre, Ankara, Turkey (2012), If the Nature is Heaven, the City is Hell, Cer Modern, Ankara, Turkey (2011); Abbara Kadabra, 1st Mardin Biennial, Turkey (2010).
Major collections include; Audi Collection (Audi Bank Lebanon), Beirut, Lebanon; Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019, Department of Culture and Tourism, Abu Dhabi, UAE; City of Umea Collection, Sweden; Chaudfontaine Parks Public Collection, Liege, Belgium; Golden Harvest Group Art Collection, India; Le Vent des Forets Festival Public Collection, Meuse, France; Jaidah Brothers Art Collection, Doha, Qatar; Özyeğin University Collection, Turkey; Samdani Art Foundation, Bangladesh Taviloglu Collection, Istanbul, Turkey; Allianz Collection, Istanbul, Turkey; Capital Partners Art Collection, Istanbul, Turkey; Kemer Country Club Collection, Istanbul, Turkey and Vehbi Koc Foundation, Turkey.