EDUCATION


2016
Academie voor Beeldende Kunsten Anderlecht Brussels/BE - Keramiek Kunst (Ceramics)

2008
Sound Image Culture (SIC) 18 months Master class Brussels/BE - Ethnographical and Anthropological Project development

2004
SLAC Grafisch ontwerp en illustratie (Graphic Design and Illustration) Leuven/BE

2001
BFA, Mimar Sinan University, Fine Arts Faculty, Graphic Design Major Printing Minor Istanbul/TR 

TEACHING

During Summers of 1999-2004

Teaching classical drawing to Prep. Course students for Fine Arts Universities.

PRESS

The Flux Magazine/ Digital Publishing - August 2020
Florence Contemporary Art Catalogue - Issue 02 ITALY 2020
ART HOLE MAGAZINE - UK October 2020
Chambre Fluide Magazine/Digital Publishing- 2020
Flair - BELGIUM July 2018
AS magazine - BELGIUM 2017

COLLABORATION

Unique object pattern creation for Ben Artside

The Ben Artside store is a workshop for the creation of lighting and decorative objects based on the origami technique, but also an exhibition space for local creators, artists and designers.

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Pattern design for NOWA

Nowa is a design and fashion brand that creates accessories in Tyvek. Nowa develops its own collections as well as custom collections with artists.

I created this design to support the citizen movement in Brussels that brings help and support to the refugees.

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Pattern design for GAMINE Design

GAMINE Design is a European design company that brings art from artists onto home decor accessories and furniture. They are based in Brussels, Belgium.

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Mavi Jeans T-shirt design

To support the city in its bid for the European Capital of Culture title, Istanbul-based garment brand Mavi launched a special Istanbul t-shirt collection in 2004, becoming the first clothing brand to design a t-shirt exclusively for the city. Over time, Mavi’s Istanbul t-shirts have become a company and city trademark.

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SAUVAGE 2019 >> 2020 / Choreographer-Art Director

SAUVAGE are a dark synthpop duo (Belgian singer Stien BOVIJN and French multi-instrumentalist and producer Fab DUBARD) 

Sauvage

Baba Zula 2004 >> 2012 / Performer

Baba Zula is a band from Istanbul mixing oriental instruments such as the darbuka, electric saz, and spoons with electronics and modern sounds. Their performance rituals are a mix of various artistic disciplines (art, elaborate costumes, poetry, theatre, dance and live animation...), delivering viewers a tantalising audio-visual feast. Participated in many European festivals and revues.

BabaZula

Anabala 2001 >> 2006 / Performer

DJ-Performer duo from Turkey founded 2001. 

  • 2004- Anabala inTel-Aviv, opening day of the exhibition "Istanbul, daydreaming inquarantine" Digital Art Lab, Holon 
  • 2004- Anabala in Novi Sad, TransEuropean Picnic, Serbia 
  • 2004- Anabala in Istanbul, "loosing.ctrl" anorganisation by Nomad 
  • 2005- Anabala in Amsterdam, "IstanbulReloaded", Melkweg 
  • 2006- Anabala in Graz,"under.ctrl" anorganisation by Nomad 
  • 2006- Anabala in Berlin,Eschschloraque 
  • 2006- Anabala inGent, "Istanbul Express", Vooruit



EXHIBITIONS

Group Exhibition, La Malle, Brussels, BELGIUM, 2020
Group Exhibition, Gallery Ben ArtSide, Brussels, BE, 2018
Mural Painting, La Lustrerie, Brussels, BE, 2018
Group Exhibition, WIELS, Lonely fingers/Seeds Brussels, BE, 2017
Group Exhibition, La Lustrerie, Brussels, BE, 2017
Group Exhibition, Gallery ROM3, Brussels BE, 2017
Exhibition, Object Miqo, La Lustrerie, Brussels BE, 2017
Group Exhibition, Bruxelles Korner, Brussels, BE, 2017 
Group Exhibition La Lustrerie, Brussels, BE, 2016
Dumont 4040, Live Drawing each Tuesday Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA,  2016
Exhibition during Frida Kahlo Exhibition, Pera Museum, Istanbul TURKEY, 2012
Video Screening, Netwerk, Aalst, BE 2011
Video screening, Nova, Brussels, BE, 2009
Video screening, Netwerk, Aalst, BE, 2009
Video screening, Le Brigittines, Brussels, BE, 2009
Group Exhibition, Karaköy Hafriyat, Fear of god, Istanbul TR, 2007
Group Exhibition, Apartment Project, EVERYTHING IS GONA BE ALRIGHT, Istanbul TR, 2007



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