June 2016 Panel Discussion: The Role of Cultural Policy in Times of Growing Social Inequality and cultural policy
University of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria
June, 2016 Presentation at Wiener Festwochen Open Forum: Into the City: Universal Hospitality
Işın Önol: Art & Politics in Turkey: In the Era of Uprising, Conflict, Forced Migration and Presidential Obscurity
Istanbul, Turkey / Vienna, Austria
September, 2015 Artist’ Roundtable Discussion
Moderator: Carol Becker
Discussants: Simone Leigh, Susan Meiselas, Lorie Novak, Isin Önol, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Aylin Tekiner
Buell Hall, East Gallery, Columbia University
June, 2015 Artist talk: Iz Öztat
Moderator: Isin Önol
Reunion Exhibition, Sakip Sabanci Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
May, 2015 Photography: A Struggle of Witnessing
Artist talk: Emine Gözde Sevim, Moderator: Isin Önol
Istanbul Technical University – Photography Meetings, Istanbul, Turkey
April, 2015 Portfolio Review: TransArts
University of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria
March, 2015 Random Interference
Artist talk by Lorie Novak, Organized by Isin Önol in the frame work of the exhibition Mobilizing Memory – Vienna
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
March, 2015 Mobilizing Memory for Another Tomorrow
Public Talk with Ayse Gül Altinay, Carla Bobadilla, Tamar Citak, Isin Önol, Emine Gözde Sevim, Johanna Tinzl
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
December, 2014 Art within Science: A Speculative Biological Approach
Artist talk by Pınar Yoldaş, Organized by Isin Önol in the framework of the exhibition Finally Feeling Fine?
University of Applied Arts, Digital Art Department run by Ruth Schnell
October, 2014 Video Conversations
Panel Discussion with Ana Bilankov, Franck Lesbros, Rodrigo Imaz; Moderation by: Işın Önol
MACP, School of Visual Arts, New York, USA
June, 2014
Panel Discussion with Daisuke Kosugi, Mirko Lazović, Ali Miharbi; Moderation by: Işın Önol
Raum D, quartier21, Museums Quartier, Vienna
May, 2014 The Artist as Ethnographer: Cultural Workers in Red Vienna
Panel Discussion with Emilio Santisteban, T. Melih Görgün, Işın Önol; Moderation by: Hansel Sato
SOHO in OTTAKRING Festival Talks 2014, Depot, Vienna
April, 2014 Artist Talk: Learned Helplessness: On Authority, Obedience, and Control
A Discussion with Burçak Bingöl, Berat Işık, Gözde İlkin, Pinar Öğrenci, Işın Önol, Yasemin Özcan, Sevim Sancaktar, Irem Tok
Muse Istanbul, Turkey
November, 2013 Mirage: A Residue of Corpreality
A Discussion with Akira Lippit, Sypros Papapetros, Isin Önol, and Serkan Özkaya
Postmasters Gallery, New York, USA
October, 2013 Shadows as Transitory Elements and Temporary Tools in Connecting with the Audience
Presentation at theSymposium: Transitory Art: Theory & Art in Temporary Societies
ARTos FOUNDATION, Nicosia, Cyprus
October, 2013 The New Contemporary
VIENNAFAIR Talks, Vienna, Austria
September, 2013 After All
Forum: “City, Active Citizenship, Arts and Culture”
Organized by European Cultural Association
Siemens Art, Istanbul, Turkey
May, 2013 Sinopale as an Alternative Modal in Art Production
Guest Lecture at Communication, Science, Fashion class, conducted by Stefanie Wuschitz
Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria
April, 2013 Sinopale as an Alternative Modal in Art Production
Guest Lecture at Art and Management class conducted by Gerald Nestler
Webster University, Vienna, Austria
April, 2013 Public Conversation between Isin Önol and Hyung-Min Yoon
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Avustria
Mar, 2013 Curators’ Network
Meeting platform for artists and curators
Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
Dec, 2012 Residencies as Exchange Platform (In Context – Asia And Europe)
Panel discussion, casa masaccio / centro per l’arte contemporanea
San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy
Jan, 2012 Orders of Perception
Public Conversation with artist Bernd Oppl
At the symposium: “Reality Manifestos, or Can Dialectics Break Bricks? A study of détournement as Art Forms”, Organised by Dimitrina Sevova, WUK Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
Jan, 2012 Cast Shadows as Readymade Images Amid the Status of Representation and Reality
Lecture at the symposium: “Reality Manifestos, or Can Dialectics Break Bricks? A study of détournement as Art Forms”, Organised by Dimitrina Sevova, WUK Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
Nov, 2011 Dark Possibilities in Reconnecting with the Notion of Truth
Lecture at the symposium: SEAFair ’11 – “Energy, Biopolitics, Strategies of Resistance and Cultural Subversion”
Organised by Melentie Pandilovski, Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia
Oct, 2011 Wisdom of Shadow: Art in the Age of Corrupted Information
Presentation of the conceptual framework of the 4th Sinop Biennale: at the panel discussion “Curating and Beyond: Alternative Approaches for Curating” Siemens Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
Sep, 2011 Mediterraneanising The Mediterranean: Altering Definitions In The Digital Media Era
Lecture, presented at the Forum: Revolutions In The Digital Mediterranean: The Southern Mediterranean Forum at Isea2011 Istanbul, The 17th International Symposium Of The Electronic Arts
Sep, 2011 Transforming the Past, Collecting the Future
Workshop,given within the framework of the Symposium “Collecting the Future”, Sinop, Turkey
Jun, 2011 Challenges of Interaction between the Host and the Guest through Artistic Mobility
Lecture, given at the Symposium: “Exploring Mobility around the Mediterranean”, Amman, Jordan
Jan, 2011 Eggs & Politics
Conversation: Aytac Pekdemir & Isin Önol, Kunstverein Zurich, Switzerland
Dec, 2010 Investigating the Invisible: Hidden information within Shadow
Lecture, given at the Symposium/Festival, Pixxel Point 11th International New Media Art Festival, Nova Gorica, Slovenia
Mar, 2010 Educational Critique: How To Swot Curating A Critical Review Of The Curatorial Study Programmes
Panel Discussion as Part Of The Symposium: “Institution As Medium. Curating As Institutional Critique?”
Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
Mar, 2008 Representation of Female Body throughout Modern and Contemporary Art
Presentation, 5533, Istanbul
Nov, 2007 PERSPEKTİF 2, “Tendencies, Enterprises, Politics and Words in Art and Culture”
Panel Discussion, Yeditepe University Fine Arts Dept., Art Management Program
Oct, 2007 Water Between Poetics and Politics
Symposium, Overtures/North-South-Expedition Hydroformance Istanbul
Oct, 2007 Female Body and it’s Appearance in Modern and Contemporary Art
Seminar, International Woman Association, Istanbul
Aug, 2007 XOP (Exchange of Operators and Producers)
Symposium, Mooste, Estonia