Selections of Museum Collections which contain His Works (overseas)
Ben And Abby Greg Foundation, Minnesota / USA
Banja Luka Umneticka Galeriya / Bosnia Herzegovina
Alexandria Museum of Fine Arts / Egypt
Museum of Contemporary Arts, Bucharest / Romania
National Museum of History, Tapei / Taiwan
Palacio National da Ajuda, Lisbon / Portugal
Georgian National Museum, Tbilisi / Georgia
Tirana National Museum, Tirana / Albania
Selections of Museum Collections which contain His Works (domestic)
Collection of National Library, Ankara
Art and Sculpture Museum, İstanbul-Ankara-İzmir
Selçuk Yaşar Museum Collection, İzmir
Presidential Palace, Ankara
Devrim Erbil Museum of Contemporary Arts, Balıkesir
İstanbul Modern, İstanbul
Eskişehir Modern Art Museum, Eskişehir
Erzurum Atatürk University Collection, Erzurum
Hacettepe University Collection, Ankara
Devrim Erbil opened hundreds of personal exhibitions both domestic and abroad while also participated in many mixed exhibitions. He was the director of exhibitions that promote Turkish art. (Alexandria, Belgrade, Sofia, Kuwait). He published many articles and gave lessons about art. He also made TV and radio speeches during his art life.
Devrim Erbil, Poet of the painting. Nature is his passion. The rhythm and motion of life always affects him. The repetitions, which are similar to each other but inconspicuous and the dilemmas lead him to question the reason for being.
Anatolia’s cultural heritage has always influence the his view. Inter-cultural relations and the common denominator of the line extending to the present day, “variations on life in Anatolia” series is the indispensable subject of a certain period of his art.
Istanbul the city where he lived for 60 years; it is extraordinary with its historical location and nature. Devrim Erbil is now paint Istanbul abstractions. Sometimes with a bird’s eye view, sometimes with a combination of the two aspects. Mostly by feeling the music and rhythm of the birds . Devrim Erbil wants to give a moment of happiness – a joy of life with his works. Like the words of poetry, he wants to add a moment of happiness to each other.