HAKMAN THE ARTIST

Biography (english)
Hakan Mandalinci „HakMan“ was born at 6.8.1973 in Brackenheim/Germany.
The childhood he spent in Turgutreis/Turkey.
Architectural-technical school at Heinrich Hübsch, in Construction-design
and art; Karlsruhe/Germany. Long time work as an (Interior)-Architect
and artist in Germany, USA, Turkey, France and Italy.

Solo shows (selected)
„20 years HakMan“ State Museum für Paintings and sculptures; Izmir/Turkey
Jazz Now Art Gallery „Two decades of drawings“; Bodrum/Turkey
La historia; Scala Coeli/Italy
Gallery Kale; Bodrum/ Turkey
Galerie Heilig; Bruchsal
UNESCO Benefit-Gala; Schriesheim/Germany
Casino SIEMENS; Karlsruhe/Germany

Group shows (selected)
2007-2011, ARTIST International ArtFair; Istanbul/Turkey
„Kunst in Szene“, Loeba GmbH; Lörrach/Germany
Dibeklihan Art Village; Bodrum/Turkey
State gallery of the archeological museum; Bodrum/Turkey
Ve Art Gallery; Istanbul/Turkey
Fiera die Pietrapaola MARE; Cosenza/Italy
Grötzinger Kunsttage; Grötzingen/Germany
artKarlsruhe ARTTRAIN tram exhibition to the art fair Karlsruhe/Germany (with Easton Davy NY
and Ralf Pytlik GER.)
European art and culture festival, Town hall-Karlsruhe/Germany

Activities (selected)
Bienniale participation 2011 Izmir/Turkey
Different fair participations in Germany and foreign countries
Works and Illustrations for Greenpeace Germany

Bibliography (selected)
“N2W2” exhibition catalog, State museum Izmir
“ARTIST07-11” International ArtFair Istanbul; Fair-catalog
“LASTIKCI” meets N2W2" Fair and exhibition-catalog
“Monday” art and diary-book
“The invasion of the mystic favistic moment” Art-theories

Series
Actually works on the RETRO and antiRETRO series; In autumn 2012 appears a current catalog.
Since 1991 14 different series created, consisting of over 250 paintings, 3200 drawings
and over 100 objects. Parallel, over 500 poems and several magazines was writen.

HakMan is freelance artist; He lives and works in Karlsruhe/Germany,
Bodrum/Turkey and Scala Coeli/Italy