"Conventions that are also challenged by Sibel Kocabaşı in her work, as well as pressing issues of violence against women, global effects of war and migration, and environmental consciousness."
Sibel Kocabasi’s embroidery of synthetic gold and silver metal thread (from emergency foil blankets to keep refugees warm) on an old, well-worn Turkish-Zili rug employs the power of pattern and decoration to convey content and meaning.
International Museum of Art and Science McAllen Texas
The exhibition is a survey of trends and ideas in contemporary art through the eyes of some of South Florida’s most influential artists, all presenters at Art Salons since 2018.
3d Biennial"Artists of Art Salon"
Curated By Elle Schoor
On June 8, 2019, Caldas da Rainha, Portugal the exhibition of mix-media of Sibel Kocabasi, titled "Embrace".
Sibel Kocabasi's solo exhibition is on display at the Palm Beach State College, Eissey Campus, PGA, Florida.
OUTSIDE THE BOX 4 is the fourth biennial hosted by Elayne Mordes at her perfectly situated scenic waterfront site, Whitespace, in Palm Beach, which also houses her enviable international collection.
Outside the Box 4 Art Biennial
Fort Lauderdale, FL, July 6, 2017– “WE LOOK LIKE EACH OTHER” by Sibel Kocabasi is an exhibition of new paintings, drawings, and photographs that explore women’s roles within traditions that suppress them, specifically where women are physically and symbolically covered and hidden.