30 Mart 2018
|Real Name:||Canan Tolon|
|Birthday:||1955 (0)||Birth place:||Istanbul, Turkey|
|Education:||Middlesex University, Architectural Association|
Tolon was born in 1955 is a Turkish artist. She now lives and works in Emeryville, California. Tolon has exhibited internationally in Los Angeles, New York, Ankara, Istanbul, Kiev, London, Oakland and San Francisco. Tolon works in the mediums of printmaking, drawing, sculpture, painting and installation. In 2010, one of Tolon’s paintings, “Glitch VI” (2008) was a highlight at Sotheby’s auction in Turkey and in 2012, Art + Auction named Tolon one of the 50 Next Most Collectible Artists. In a Los Angeles Times review dated Nov. 14, 2014, the writer noted that Tolon’s paintings “highlight our tendency to look for recognizable forms” and “also perhaps a comment on the degraded quality of our image landscape.
Canan Tolon was born in Istanbul in 1955 and spent her childhood in France.
She studied design and architecture at Ecole Française d’Istanbul (1975), Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland (1976), Fachhochschule, Trier, Germany (1979), Middlesex University/Architectural Association, London, England (1980) and University of California, Berkeley, where she earned an M.A. in architecture (1983). Tolon then worked in architecture in France and San Francisco.
Canan Tolon Collections
Some Awards and residencies