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Ansen graduated from Mimar Sinan Fine Arts Faculty, Painting Department. He had six solo exhibitions at x-ist: “x-ist-ence” (2004), “Resistance” (2006), “Menace” (2008), “The Trace” (2009), “Malevolence” (2011), “Alliance” (2013), No(ir)land (2015), “Tyrant’s Reign and Titan’s Slain” (2017) and Codex Seragliensis: Respect to Klaudios Ptolemaios (2018).

Ansen's works were selected for the Sotheby’s London 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012 and Christie’s Dubai 2011 & 2012 Contemporary Turkish Art Auctions. Among the group shows Ansen participated are “Young Expansions” (Pera Museum, Istanbul, 2005), “Tradition of the New: New Aspects in Contemporary Asian Art” (Sakshi Gallery, Taiwan, 2009), “A Subjective Panorama on Turkish Contemporary Photography” (Maison des Métallos, Paris, 2009), “Confessions of Dangerous Minds” (Saatchi Gallery, London, 2011), “Samawi Collection II Exhibition” (Ayyam Gallery, Dubai, 2012), “Formless”(Santral İstanbul, 2014), “Young Collectors Exhibition” (Elgiz Çağdaş Sanat Merkezi, İstanbul, 2014), “x-tension” (Office 4200, Bursa, 2015), Guest: Unexpected (Mixer, Istanbul, 2018), 99 Square (Arton, Istanbul, 2018).

Ansen’s work took place in such fairs as Contemporary Istanbul’06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 & 18, Art Fair Cologne’06 (Germany, 2006), CIGE’08 – China International Gallery Exposition (Beijing, China), ShContemporary’09 (Shanghai Asia Pacific Contemporary Art Fair), SCOPE New York 2010, Art HK’10 (Hong Kong International Art Fair), SCOPE Basel 2010, Art Beat 2011 (Istanbul), Art Dubai 2011 & 2012, Art Stage Singapore 2016, ArtInternational 2013, 2014 & 2015 (Istanbul). Ansen is featured in the book “Unleashed: Contemporary Art from Turkey” first published in 2010, “99 Square”, first published in 2018.

Ansen, Innocence on the Surface Chimera, C-Print, face mount to plexiglass mounted on dibond, 120 x 50 cm, 2020
Ansen, Innocence on the Surface Bellerophon, C-Print, face mount to plexiglass mounted on dibond, 120 x 52 cm, 2020
Ansen, The Master His Apprentice and Their Prey, C-Print, face mount to plexiglass mounted on dibond, Ø 100 cm, 2019
Ansen, No Man's Land, C-Print, face mount to plexiglass mounted on dibond, 100 x 100 cm, 2020
Ansen, No Man's Land - Homecoming, C-Print, face mount to plexiglass mounted on dibond, 100 x 100 cm, 2020
Ansen, Hide and Seek, C-Print, face mount to plexiglass mounted on dibond, Ø 100 cm, 2020
Ansen, In the Land of the Blind, the One-Eyed Man is the King - Crème de la Crème, C-Print, face mount to plexiglass mounted on dibond, 120 x 58,5 cm, 2020
Ansen, In the Land of the Blind, the One-Eyed Man is the King, C-Print, face mount to plexiglass mounted on dibond, 120 x 59,5 cm, 2020