BELKIS BALPINAR

Ethan Cohen Gallery
New York, NY, USA
Until February 23, 2019

Ethan Cohen Gallery presents the first solo exhibition of Belkıs Balpınar, a groundbreaking textile artist and Turkey’s leading authority working in the kilim format. A pioneer in the field, her work draws from the twelve thousand year old tradition of kilim weaving in Turkey while completely transforming the medium with unprecedented techniques and ideas, bringing the ancient tradition into the sphere of contemporary art.