İstanbul 07.10.1967


Doctorate 2005 Painting Mimar Sinan University
M.A. 1998 Painting Mimar Sinan University
B.A. 1995 Painting Mimar Sinan University


* Those exhibitions with a catalog

2017 ”Self-Portraits / Otoportre” Bozlu Art Project*, İstanbul.
2011 Art-Limits, Istanbul.
2007 Article Art Gallery, Istanbul.
2005 Siyah Beyaz Art Gallery, Ankara.
Art Home Gallery, Istanbul.
2004 İş-Sanat Parmakkapı Art Gallery, Istanbul.
2003 Artium Art Gallery, Istanbul.
2001 Maçka Art Gallery, Istanbul.


2017 ”Sosyomanya” Bozlu Art Project, İstanbul
2017 ”Opus Chroma” Summart Art Center, İstanbul
2017 ”Karşılaşma” Bozlu Art Project, İstanbul.
2015 ”Being There / Orada Olmak” Bozlu Art Project* (with sculptor İlker Yardımcı)
2014 “Climate Change” Bozlu Art Project, İstanbul*
2012 “Açılım”, Istanbul Aydin University Gallery, Istanbul
2005 “Abstract Dimension”, İş-Sanat Kibele Gallery, Istanbul
2004 “Contemporary Turkish Art”, Artium Art Gallery, Istanbul
2003 “M.S.Ü.G.S.F. Exhibition”, Tüyap Fair and Congress Center, Istanbul
“What’s Missing?”, Karşı Sanat Çalışmaları, Istanbul
“Approaches”, Akbank Culture and Art Center, Istanbul
2001 Yildiz Technical University, Art and Design’s Faculty Group Exhibition.
YTU Davutpasa Campus, Istanbul.
2000 “Maksimal – Minimal”, Westdeutsche Landesbank, Istanbul
“Yıldız Sanat-1 Rezistans”, Yüksel Sabancı Cultural Center, Istanbul
1999 Touring Exhibition of the “29th D.Y.O. Painting Competition”
“Young Artists Towards Year 2000” Exhibition,
Bilim ve Sanat Gallery, Ataturk Cultural Center, Istanbul
1998 “Abstract in Turkish Painting”, organized by Gallery Baraz,
Ataturk Cultural Center, Istanbul


1999 The 29th D.Y.O. International Painting Competition, top prizewinner


2016- Ass. Prof.;
Bahçeşehir University, Faculty of Architecture & Design

2013-2016 Ass. Prof.;
Yeditepe University, Faculty of Fine Arts

2011-2012 Ass. Prof. (Assistant Dean);
Istanbul Aydin University, Faculty of Fine Arts

2010 -2011 Ass. Prof.;
Yeditepe University, Faculty of Fine Arts

2009-2010 Ass. Prof.;
Kadir Has University, Faculty of Fine Arts

2006 -2008 Ass. Prof.;
Cyprus International University, Faculty of Fine Arts

2001-2003 Faculty Research Fellows Commissary;
Yildiz Technical University, Faculty of Art and Design

1999-2003 Research Fellow;
Yildiz Technical University, Faculty of Art and Design

Other Professional Experience

2009-2011 Art Teacher
Tofaş Holding

2004-2005 Art Critic;
Referans, a daily Business newspaper

1998-2003 Art Teacher;
Cino Kindergarden;
Taught art to children ages 3 to 6

1998 Art Teacher;
Art Courses of the Istanbul Painting and Sculpture Museum’s Foundation


Artists’ Book: ”EVERY PAINTING IS A SELF-PORTRAIT”, Bozlu Art Publications, 2016.