Aslı Seven is a writer and curator based between Istanbul and Paris. In 2015 she completed the curatorial training program École du Magasin in Grenoble, France where she co-curated a temporary radio project as exhibition with commissions and performances dealing with sound, language and altered states of consciousness. Until 2014 she worked as artist liaison in Istanbul’s Galeri Mana where she also edited and contributed in publications ranging from exhibition catalogs, monographs and artist books. Since 2011 she has been contributing to a range of publications such as Agos, m-est.org and xoxo magazine with exhibition reviews and interviews. Aslı holds two BAs in Media and Cultural Studies and Political Science, and an MA in International Relations from Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. She is currently working on the artist Murat Akagündüz’s solo exhibition to be held at Arter, Istanbul in March 2016.