Painting

Gizem Saka is a Turkish painter whose work can be seen at: http://gizemsaka.com/work/

Saka had more than 15 national & international shows, including New York, Chicago, Boston, Montreal and Istanbul. Her next one-woman show will take place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Her paintings are in collections worldwide. 

She is the recipient of two Turkish Cultural Foundation Awards; and is a reviewer for the Journal of Cultural Economics.

Shows in galleres &public spaces (national, international) & fairs (local) 

2013

Boston University Thurman Center, MA.                                                                                       

Berkshires Art Festival. Berkshires, MA.                                                                                                    

2012

Wellesley Free Library, Wakelin Room, Wellesley, MA

2011                                                                                                                                                    

Paradise City Arts Festival, Marlborough, MA.                                                                                             

Paradise City Arts Festival, Northampton, MA.                                                                                             

Besiktas City Hall, Istanbul.                                                                                                                    

2010

Cape Cod Arts Festival. Hyannis, MA.                                                                                                        

New York International Art Expo. New York City.                                                                                       

2009

Paradise City Arts Festival, Northampton, MA                                                                                            

2008

Lewiston Art Festival, Lewiston, NY                                                                                                         

Art for Autism, Pittsburgh, PA                                                                                                                 

New York Art Expo, SOLO Pavilion, New York City, NY                                                                            

2007

New York Art Expo, SOLO Pavilion, New York City, NY                                                                            

2006

Bella Arte Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA                                                                                                            

Lance Armstrong Foundation Fundraising Gala, Austin, Texas (group exhibit)                                                  

2005

Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, IL                                                                                                             

Gallery Gora, Montreal, Canada                                                                                                                

1998

Gallery Bahariye, Istanbul, Turkey (group exhibit)                                                                                       

Also exhibited at:

Benjamin Arts Gallery, Hagerstown, Maryland

Artpic, Los Angeles, California

Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Chez-Zee Gallery, Austin, Texas

Vermont Book Shop, Middlebury, VT

Lance Armstrong Foundation (Livestrong) fundraising gala, Austin, TX.

Prints Gallery: Urban Station, Istanbul