Studio; Veemkade 574, 1019BL Amsterdam

I was born in Diyarbakir, Turkey in 1986. I currently reside and work in Amsterdam and Istanbul.

I am a graduate at the Fine Art Education Faculty of Marmara University, Painting and Sculpture Department in 2007. After graduating, I got my own studio in Kadiköy and started my practice. During this time I was a participant at Willa Waldberta, artist in residency in Munich for three months in 2010. I have been a guest artist at HISK, Ghent, for the post-graduation program in 2012-2013. In 2013 I was one of the winners of the Akbank Contemporary Artist Prize 2013. Since 2014 I am one of the project coordinator at Corridor Project Space in Amsterdam and member of B.I.T Collective.

A selection of group and solo shows I have participated in are;  A Particular Scenario, Amsterdam,(Upcoming). Christie’s Amsterdam & Unfair, Amsterdam(2016). Her Havuzun Dibi Ayni, Izmir(2016). Art Route, Get Lost, Amsterdam(2015). Stay With Me, Istanbul(2015). Stolen Property Bureau, Amsterdam(2015). Unfair, Amsterdam(2014). Portrait of the Artist. Works and References, Gent(2013), Suspended Song, Istanbul(2013). The Research and Destroy Department of Black Mountain College, Amsterdam(2012). Under-construction, Berlin(2012). Re-Locate, Istanbul, (2011). When Ideas Become Crime, Istanbul(2010); Amsterdam Biennial, Istanbul Pavilion, Amsterdam, (2009). Speeding Up Domestic Life, Istanbul (2008). Nightcomers, 10th International Istanbul Biennial special project, Istanbul(2007).

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