Aycesu Duran is an artist currently living and working in Istanbul. Duran’s practice explores absurd traces of civilization and the ways in which humankind attempts to comprehend the physical world. Her interconnected sculptures and installations portray curated juxtapositions of manufactured appliances, products of the earth or of animals, and figures of speech.
Duran opened her first solo exhibition “Three Days Two Nights” at Pilot Gallery, Istanbul in 2019. Some of her group shows include; Curriculum Vitae, sub, Canakkale (2019), Midnight Cinema, Harlesden High Street, London (2017), Decadence, DAS Art Project, Istanbul (2017) and the good life, Market Peckham, London (2017).