Barış Çavuşoğlu b. 1994, is an animator and visual artist. He studied 3D VFX at Escape Studios London and went on to study Computer Science with Games Technology BSc at City, University of London. In 2018 he moved to Berlin and became a part of Random Collective Berlin, an organization focusing on animation and design. He is now living and working in Istanbul where he is developing a singular and loud animation style of his own fusing grotesque cartooning, and surreal black comedy in the form of XR, video art and installations. He is currently an Experimental Animation MFA candidate at California Institute of the Arts. Between exhibitions and personal projects, he is also working as a freelance animation director for Adult Swim. His animations have been screened internationally at the likes of Annecy International Animation Film Festival, REDCAT Theatre, OVNi Festival France, Lithuanian International Shorts and Dutch Design Week. In November 2021 he opened a dual presentation at BSMNT Leipzig, Germany with Kid Xanthrax called #SLIPGNOSIS

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Group Exhibitions & Residencies:
_LAST MINUTES, Heybeliada / Istanbul 2021
_LE DOJO, Collectif VHS, Nice 2021
_HOT KOTZ BUNS, BSMNT / Leipzig 2022

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