Emir Erkaya

Based in Istanbul, visual artist Emir Erkaya’s works are primarily inspired by contemporary society and political events in Turkey. Offering a duality between tradition and innovation, the politically charged pieces consider the notion of simultaneously belonging and being an outsider.

Erkaya has exhibitied work throughout Turkey, Denmark and the UK.

Images:
From the Al-Hakim/The Wise series, Cairo, 2016.