Website: Görkem Dikel
Görkem studied at Universidad de Sevilla, Bellas Artes between 2009 and 2010.
In 2010, Dikel was the first artist from Turkey to receive art fellowship by Fundación Antonio Gala founded by the Spanish writer Antonio Gala. She attended Plein-Air artist residency program in 2013 in Spain, organized by Fundación Tres Culturas.
Held her second solo show ‘Empatia’ in Arte Aula, Spain. Continued to joining symposiums and exhibitions both local and international following her duo show at Anna Laudel Contemporary in 2013. Her works have been exhibited in art fairs ie. Parallax Art Fair (London), Art Sevilla (Spain), Contemporary Istanbul, Artist (Turkey). In 2017, she was invited as a speaker for the conference ‘PANGEA’ on refugee issues in Spain on behalf of Turkish artists. Following that her works have been exhibited in La Noche Blanco by Arquemi in Spain.
In 2018 she joined ‘Complex Plane’ exhibition and artist talks curated by İpek Yeğinsü at Merkür Gallery. 33 feet tall digital paintings she produced for outdoor took place in Emaar Square. Five fiberglass sculptures she produced for Hilal-i Ahmer Collection met the audience in public spaces with sponsorship of Cengiz Holding, Sancak Group, Ant Yapı, Halkbank and İgsaş. In 2019 her “Gemstone Series” met with Parisian audience in Espace Marais-Marais which is neighbour to the world’s renowned galleries such as Zwirner, Thaddeus Ropac, Perrotin in Paris, Marais. Her works constitute private, governmental and corporate collections in the USA, Germany, Australia, England, Italy, Spain, Taiwan, China and at home.