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2012 Future of Europe, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst / Museum of Contemporary Art, Leipzig, nomination
2010 Artes Mundi Prize 2010, shortlist
2008 M-tel Awards for Contemporary Bulgarian Art, nomination
2004 Beck’s Futures, shortlist, ICA, London, UK


"Artists' Film International", Ergin Cavusoglu, Desire Lines /Tarot&Chess/, Whitechapel Gallery, London
"Artists' Film International" on Language, Ergin Cavusoglu, Desire Lines /Tarot&Chess/, Istanbul Modern Museum, Istanbul
Tahtakale, Mebusan 25 - BüroSarigedik, Istanbul
Desire Lines /Tarot & Chess/, BüroSarigedik - Bilsart, Istanbul
Which Sun Gazed Down on Your Last Dream?, Rampa Gallery, Istanbul
Cinefication (Tarot and Chess), in The Image Generator II, Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp
Liquid Breeding, YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Baku, Azerbaijan
Ergin Cavusoglu – Liminal Crossing, The Red House, Centre for Culture and Debate, Sofia
Adaptation - Cinefication, Rampa Gallery, Istanbul
Ergin Cavusoglu - And I Awoke, LOOP Fair, Barcelona
Alterity, Rampa Gallery, Istanbul
Dust Breeding, The Pavilion, Downtown Dubai, UAE
Ergin Cavusoglu, Elodie Pong, Dinh Q. Le, Zilkha Auditorium, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Crystal & Flame, PEER, London
Ergin Cavusoglu - Crystal & Flame, Better Bankside pop-up space, London
Ergin Cavusoglu, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
Ergin Cavusoglu, Haunch of Venison, London
Ergin Cavusoglu, Galerist at Rental Gallery, Cologne
Voyage of no Return, Threshold artspace, Horsecross, Perth, Scotland
Quintet Without Borders, Best of Discovery, ShContemporary, Shanghai
Ergin Cavusoglu - Place After Place, Kunstverein Freiburg, Germany
Quintet Without Borders, Eibank Gallery, Sofia
Quintet Without Borders, Haunch of Venison, Zurich
Poised in the Infinite Ocean, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds
Point of Departure, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
Point of Departure, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland
Poised in the Infinite Ocean and Tahtakale, Haunch of Venison, London
Entanglement, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee
Resonance, Galerist, Istanbul
Bildbegehren, dontmiss, Frankfurt
Vitrine, Transit Space, London
Ergin Cavusoglu – New Works, Duncan Cargill Gallery, London
Haunting Presence, Duncan Cargill Gallery, London
Ergin Cavusoglu, BM Contemporary Art Centre, Istanbul
Ergin Cavusoglu, Yapi Kredi Bank Gallery, Istanbul


When You Touch About Me, I Think Myself, SIGNS, Istanbul
Voyage through a Country: 1 day to 5, Art, Kyrenia, Cyprus
Endless!, Evin Art Gallery, Istanbul
Notes and Footnotes, Open Arts Foundation, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Speaking Power to (Post) Truth, Jane Lombard Gallery, New York
Punk Orientalism, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK, Canada
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, Galerie, Goethe-Institut Bulgarien, Sofia, Bulgaria
Travelling in the Woods: Artist/Storyteller, BüroSarigedik, Istanbul, Turkey
What are Dreams Made of?, FIAC Cinéphémère Fondation d'entreprise Ricard, Paris
Places: One After Another, Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center, Moscow
But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise: Contemporary Art of the Middle East and North Africa, Galleria d’Arte Moderna Milano (GAM). Presented by Galleria d’Arte Moderna Milano (GAM), the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, and UBS
The First Round, Banu - Hakan Çarmikli Collection exhibition Galata Greek Primary School, Istanbul
On Anam? Where are we going?, Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, Palma, Majorca, Spain
BüroSarigedik - Collectorspace, Istanbul
Your Story! Geschichten von Flucht und Migration, Kunsthalle Emden
A Theory of The Present, Gaia Gallery, Istanbul
But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise: Contemporary Art of the Middle East and North Africa, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Do Boomerangs Always Come Back, Castle Oud-Rekem, Belgium
Wishful Thinking; In Retrospect, Rampa Gallery, Istanbul
Apricots From Damascus (An apexart franchise exhibition), SALT, Istanbul
1 day to 5, freiraum Q21 INTERNATIONAL, Vienna
Crossing Lines, Open Space Istanbul at Gallery on the Corner, London
Artists in Their Time, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Istanbul
Video Screening Program: Illusion, Rampa Gallery, Istanbul
films4peace, Zeitz MOCAA, Cape Town
Back to The Future, Cube Cinema, Bristol (screening)
Other Waters, Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts, Auckland, New Zealand
4th International Canakkale Biennial, Only the Dead have Seen the End of War (Plato), Canakkale, Turkey
Art Makes Life Better, The SongZhuang Art Center, Beijing, China
Plurivocality, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Istanbul
this secret world that exists right there in public, Rampa Gallery, Istanbul
Xinjiang Biennale 2014, Urumqi, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China
Home/s, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece
Artists’ Film International, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Istanbul
Ergin Cavusoglu - And I Awoke at Kino der Kunst, Munich
Ergin Cavusoglu, 59th International Shortfilm Festival Oberhausen - Selection by SALT, Oberhausen, Germany       
films4peace, Puerto Rico Museum of Contemporary Art
films4peace, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO (for full list of exhibitions and screening see
The Loitering Presence of a Rational Actor, Presented by Universal Studio, The Artist's Institute, New York
The Best of Times, The Worst of Times. Rebirth and Apocalypse in Contemporary Art, First International Contemporary Art Biennial, Arsenale, Kiev, Ukraine
Migrasophia, Maraya Art Centre, Sharjah, UAE
Zwölf im Zwölften, TANAS, Berlin
POP-UP. Veure és afegir, Fundació "la Caixa", Barcelona
Quotations from Daily Life, 6th Tashkent Biennial, Uzbekistan
HOW WE MOVE - Ergin Cavusoglu - Empire (after Andy Warhol) 2008 - SALT Beyoglu, Istanbul
Seven New Works, Borusan Contemporary Museum, Istanbul
Babel Festival, Bellinzona, Switzerland
Elgiz 10 Istanbul, Proje 4L/Elgiz Contemporary Art Museum, Istanbul
Art in the Auditorium 3, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, Texas                       
Art in the Auditorium, Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden, Norway
Art in the Auditorium III, Beirut Art Center, Lebanon
Art in the Auditorium, Sàn Art, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Art in the Auditorium, 3rd Edition, GAMeC - Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy
Paradise Lost, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
Ergin Cavusoglu, Elodie Pong, Dinh Q. Le, Art in the Auditorium III, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
Ergin Cavusoglu, Art in the Auditorium, Para/Site, Art Space, Hong Kong
Midnight in the city, ARTIUM Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
Ergin Cavusoglu / Art in the AuditoriumIII/, Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Manifesta 8, Murcia, Spain
Midnight in the city, Centre d'Art la Panera, Lleida, Spain
Port Izmir 2 - Silence_Storm, Izmir, Turkey
Divercity. Learning from Istanbul, CCA Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
fast forward 2 The Power of Motion, Media Art Sammlung Goetz, ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe, Germany
ID’s please!, Cer Modern, Ankara, Turkey
Journey's with no return, Kurt-Kurt, Berlin, Germany
Indefinite Destinations, The Red House - Centre for Culture and Debate, Sofia, Bulgaria
Artes Mundi 4, National Museum, Cardiff, Wales
Distance and Sensibility, Calvert22, London
The First Mediterranean Biennial of Contemporary Art, Haifa, Israel
Journey's with no return, A Foundation, London
HomeLessHome, Museum on the Seam, Socio-Political Contemporary Art Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Indefinite Destinations, DEPO, Istanbul
Dream and Reality. Contemporary Art from the Near East, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern Switzerland
There is no Road, LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón
wie du mir, Kulturzentrum bei den Minoriten, Graz
3rd Guangzhou Triennial, 'Fresh Moves' screening, Guangzhou, China
Still Cinema 6: Light-speed travel, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool
ZERO GRAVITY the architecture of social space, Center for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv
Peace And Agriculture In A Pre-Romantic Idea Landscape Without Sublime Terrors, Haunch of Venison Berlin
The Morning After. Videoworks from the Goetz Collection, Weserburg Museum für moderne Kunst Bremen
Gone City, Magazin4 - Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz
M-tel Awards for Contemporary Bulgarian Art, ATA Center for Contemporary Art, Plovdiv
Night A Time Between, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol Screenings, Haunch of Venison, London
All Inclusive – A Tourist World, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt
The Temporary Zones, Open Space - Zentrum für Kunstprojekte Vienna
Fresh Moves, (screening), Phoenix Arts Centre, Leicester
CASZ – Contemporary Art Screen Zuidas, Amsterdam
Rencontres Internationales, Le laboratoire, Paris
Fresh Moves, (screening), ICA, London
Imagine There is an Art Work, BM-Suma Center for Visual Art, Istanbul
Every Wind That Blows, Smart Project Space, Amsterdam
Between Borders, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Vigo, MARCO
Nobody's Story, /Seconds,
Radikal Art, Istanbul
British Art Show 6, Arnolfini, Bristol
British Art Show 6, Nottingham Castle, Nottingham
Forest Man, The New Gallery, Jerusalem
Strangers With Angelic Faces, Akbank Art Centre, Istanbul
British Art Show 6, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester
Something of the Night 1875-2005, Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds
Video London, Espai Ubú, Barcelona
Radiance - Glasgow Festival of Light, Merchant City, Glasgow
British Art Show 6, BALTIC, Gateshead
Der Knochen der Zunge, Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz
Contaging With Nature, Akbank Art Centre, Istanbul
On Patrol, De Appel Centre for Contemporary Art, Amsterdam
Perspective, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast
The Progressive Development Plan, The Empire, London
Whitstable Biennale 2004, Kent
Britannia Works, organised by The British Council, Xippas Gallery, Athens
Beck’s Futures 2004, ICA, London, CCA, Glasgow
3rd berlin biennial for contemporary art, Berlin
Poetic Justice, 8th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
La Biennale di Venezia 50th International Art Exhibition, The Turkish Pavilion, Venice
Look Again, Proje4L Istanbul Museum of Contemporary Art
FAIR, Royal College of Art Galleries, London
Istanbul Pedestrian Exhibitions I: Nisantasi. Personal Geographies, Global Maps, Istanbul
Look Away, Platform Gallery, ARCO Madrid
Medway Open, Royal Engineers Museum Gallery, Gillingham
Multiples, Borusan Culture and Art Centre, Istanbul
Evil Eye, True Gaze, Pamukbank Photography Gallery, Istanbul
Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Roundtrip, Borusan Culture and Art Centre, Istanbul
Minus, Duncan Cargill Gallery, London
Future Vision, The Photographers' Gallery, London