EDUCATION

2017-...
M.A., textil.kunst.design, Kunstuniversität Linz, Austria.

2008-2009
M.A., L’Ecole Supérieure D’Art de Grenoble (ESAG), Grenoble, France.

2007-2009
M.A.with thesis, Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design (VACD), Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS), Sabanc? University (SU), Istanbul, Turkey.

2001-2006
BA, VACD, FASS, SU, Istanbul, Turkey.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Club Butterfly
Gallery Apel, Istanbul.

2009
Capsula
M.A. thesis exhibition
SU FASS Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

TWO ARTISTS-EXHIBITIONS

2013
Balat 2020
Curated by Marcus Graf
Plato Sanat Residency Program exhibition
Plato Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey.

2010
Light Courses
Curated by Elena Forin
Proje 4L / Elgiz Museum, Istanbul, Turkey.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
The Sketch Version
Galeri 5, Istanbul

2017

Blow-up: Kavunu gördüm, collaborative performative exhibition
performed and exhibited at SALT Galata, Istanbul for 4 days from 12pm to 6pm.

2016
A Sharp Cliff After A Soft Landing
Gaia Gallery, Istanbul.

Three Legged Table, collaborative performative exhibition
REM Art Space, Istanbul.

2015
Work presentation of Artists in Residence 02/2015 of KulturKontakt Austria
Ausstellungsraum des Bundeskanzleramtes, Vienna, Austria

Connective Corridor
curated by Ursula Maria Probst
fluc, Vienna, Austria.

Reunion
exhibition selection committee: Erdag Aksel (SU Faculty Member / Artist), Deepak Ananth (Art Historian / Critic / Curator), Selim Birsel (SU Faculty Member / Artist), Prof. Henry-Claude Cousseau (Ecole nationale superieure des Beaux-Arts, Director (2000-2011)), Dr. Nazan Ölçer (SU, Sakip Sabanci Museum, Director), Sir Norman Rosenthal (The Royal Academy of Arts, Exhibits Director (1977-2008)
Sakip Sabanci Museum (SSM), Istanbul, Turkey.

2013
No Man's Table
one night interactive performance, collaborative project with sound artist Can Kazaz
organized by The Saints of the New Age (http://thesaintsofthenewage.tumblr.com/)
Kargart, Istanbul, Turkey.

Laboratory of Life
Curated by Elif Gul Tirben
Sanatorium, Istanbul, Turkey.

2012
Trace Back
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Chang-dong Studio, Seoul, South Korea.

Distance and Touch
Baksi Museum, Bayburt, Turkey.

2011
Art-Homes
An intercity artist exchange project between Istanbul (2010) and Munich (2011)
A residential apartment in Alter Hof, Munich, Germany.
(http://www.art-homes.de/project_en.html)

Art-Homes
Berufsverband Bildender Künstler München (BBK), Munich, Germany.

Vitrine
Gallery Apel, Istanbul, Turkey.

2010
Art-Homes
An intercity artist exchange project between Istanbul (2010) and Munich (2011)
A residential apartment in Cihangir, Istanbul, Turkey.
(http://www.art-homes.de/project_en.html)

Young / Fresh / Different
CDA Projects, Istanbul, Turkey.

Les 4 Eléments
16ème Biennale International de l’Image, Nancy, France.

2009
Flow
Sakip Sabanci Museum, Istanbul, Turkey.

Decorator
ESAG Exhibition Hall, Grenoble, France.

2008
Chairos
13th Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and Mediterranean
Fiera del Levante, Bari, Italy.

Winds to the Future II
Selected works for the 13th Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and Mediterranian
Kasa Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

RESIDENCIES

2015
KulturKontakt Austria, Vienna, Austria.

2013
Balat? Plato Sanat Artist-in-Residency Programme, Istanbul, Turkey.

2012
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Chang-dong Art Studio, Seoul, South Korea.

2010-2011
Art-Homes
An intercity artist exchange project between Istanbul (2010) and Munich (2011)
(http://www.art-homes.de/project_en.html)

GRANTS

Artist-in-residency monthly stipend, accomodation and studio grant, Austrian Federal Ministry of Education,the Arts and Culture in cooperation with Kultur Kontakt Austria, Vienna, Austria, 2015

UNESCO Aschberg Bursaries for Artists, 2012

National Museum of Contemporary Art, Chang-dong Art Studio, 2012

Erasmus Grant, 2008-2009

Sabanci University Full Scholarship for MA, 2007-2009

Sabanci University Full Scholarship for Undergraduate Studies, 2001-2006

COLLECTIONS

Soho House, Istanbul / Turkey, 2015.

Güler Sabanci Collection, Istanbul / Turkey, 2014.

Baksi Museum, Erzurum / Turkey, 2012.

Mustafa Taviloglu Collection, Istanbul / Turkey, 2009.

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