Biography

I’ve received my BA in Economics from Hacettepe University in Ankara and MBA from Lincoln University in San Francisco, California.  Studied drawing and graphic design at Canada College and City College in San Francisco.  Moreover, I have studied fashion design for two years in Ankara and attended art workshops in the US between 1991 and 2011. I have attended International Watercolor Exhibition in Fabriano, Italy in April 2016.  I have attended two exhibitions in two different art galleries in Paris, France in April and June 2017. My paintings have been exhibited in Cote d’Azur Cannes International Contemporary Art Fair, in December 2017.  I’ve attended the Contemporary Art Fair at Carrousel Louvre in Paris in 2018 with my abstract work.  I have attended over 40 group and solo art exhibitions in oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings in Italy, France, Switzerland, Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, Antalya and Bodrum since 2001.  I have co-founded ‘Art-Ist’ Watercolor Artist Association of Istanbul in 2013.  I am also a member of Ankara Women Painters Association.  I have been painting at my studio since 1999.