Born Istanbul, Turkey 1984. Lives in Istanbul.
Her most recent works enquire into the meaning of 'absence' within collective memory. There is a focus on urban transformation and in the senses of disappearance, invisibility and isolation it causes.
Büyüktaşçıyan graduated from Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting department in 2006.
Past residencies include Delfina Foundation, London (2014); Villa Waldberta, Munich (2012–13); AIRDrop, Stockholm (2012); PiST/// Interdisciplinary Project Space, Istanbul (2012); and ACSL, Yerevan, (2011).
Selected exhibitions include: On Threads and Frequencies, GIGANTISME, Dunkirk (2019); Solo exhibition at Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa) Gallery, Berlin (2019); That is Water, This is Earth, Marfa’ Projects, Beirut (2018); School Square Galatasaray, Pera Museum, Istanbul (2018); Planetary Planning, Dhaka Art Summit, Dhaka, Bangladesh (2018); Write Injuries on Sand and Kindness in Marble, Green Art Gallery, Dubai (2017); A Particular Scenario, Scenario II, The Optometry Room, Corridor Project Space, Amsterdam (2016); Still (the) Barbarians, EVA International – Ireland’s Biennial, Limerick (2016); 1497,