NATIS (b. in Nicosia, 1986)

ARTIST NAMES / HETERONYMS / PSEUDONYMS
Hasan Aksaygin (HA), Hank Yan Agassi (HYA), Jhad, and Hasso Weiss Ehrenwerth (Upcoming)

EDUCATION (HA)

2022 - ...                   Doctor of Philosophy in Art (Ph.D.), Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Hamburg
2016 - 2018              Master of Arts (MA), Universität der Künste, Art in Context, Berlin
2010 - 2015              Diplom (BA/MA), Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin, Painting, Berlin
2005 - 2009            Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting, Istanbul


EXHIBITIONS
Group Exhibitions
2022                        Disappearing Act, Queer Arts Festival, Sum Gallery, Vancouver (HYA)
2021                         Angst, Keine Angst / Fear, No Fear / 问你惊未, Times Art Center, Berlin (HYA)
2021                         Die Balkone, collaboration with Hannah Hurtzig, Berlin (HA)
2021                         Tempo Incognito: On Flows, Rhythm, and Movement, in a artistic dialog with Leman S. Darıcıoğlu, DEPO, Istanbul (HYA)
2019                         The Relative Naive, Galerie Waisser Elefant, Berlin (HYA)
2019                         SINIR/SIZ, Istanbul LGBTI+ Pride, Istanbul (HYA)
2018                         Conlang, Seen by #10, Museum für Fotografie, Berlin (HA & HYA)
2017                         Reframing Worlds, nGbK, Berlin (HA)
2017                         Shadow Waiting for the Full Moon, OBROŃCÓW STALINGRADU, Sczcecin (HA)
2017                         ğ - das weiche g: queere Formen migrieren, Schwules Museum*, Berlin (HA)
2017                         Bodylandscapingtime, nGbK, Berlin (HA)
2013                         Bufferzone: Checkpoint, Apartment Project, DEPO, Istanbul (HA)
2011                          Responding to the New Moon, Tanja Wagner Gallery, Berlin (HA)
2010                         AH OH, Galerie NON, Istanbul (HA)
2009                        Borders-Orbits 06, Siemens Sanat, Istanbul (HA)
Solos
2022                        Frenk Bey, Fortress and the Thing, NIMAC, Nicosia (HA)
2015                         JHAD, GSL Project, Berlin (HA & Jhad)
2012                         Methodical Inquires #3, Polistar, Istanbul (HA)
Curatorial 
2017 Co-Curator,    The Lightest Shade of Aflatoon, Schwules Museum*, Berlin (HA)


LECTURES and PRESENTASTIONS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      2022                       Artist Talk, NIMAC, Nicosia
2021                        (Winter Semester) Seminar: "Making Art by Saying(?), Doing Art as Another(?)," Muthesius Kunsthochschule, Kiel (HA)                                                             2020                      "The Little Phanorious," HOPSCOTCH READING ROOM, Berlin (HA & HYA)
2019                       "New Materialism as Empowering Art Practice," Muthesius Kunsthochschule, Kiel (HA)
2017                        Artist Talk, Schwules Museum*, Berlin (HA)
2017                        Symposium: New Queer Positionings in Media Art & Theory, HfBK Braunschweig (HA)
2016                        Power of Myth and Homoerotic Desire," Inside/Outside: Queer Networks in Transnational Perspective, Leibniz University, Hannover (HA)
2012                        Artist Talk, Polistar, Istanbul (HA)