Education 

2021- MFA - University of Art and Design Linz - Interface Cultures (exchange)

2019-2021 MFA - Bauhaus University Weimar- Medienkunst/Mediengestaltung (Media Art and Design)

2004-2016  BFA - Anadolu University - Faculty of Fine Arts/Animation

Awards/Residencies

2020 Water Tower Art Residency, “Crea(L)tive Mode” – Sofia – 1 week

2020 General Directorate of Cinema Documentary Film Production Grant - Ministry of Culture Turkey

2020 IWPA – International Woman in Photo Association Award - Shortlisted

2019 International Summer Academy of Fine Arts Salzburg – Society of Friends Grant- Full Tuition Scholarship

2019 IN/BETWEEN #4, Kulturschöpfer Artist Residency Program – Berlin – 6 weeks

2018  New Film Fund - Documentary Production Grant by If Istanbul and Anadolu Kultur

2011  NDSM - Treehouse Artist Residency Program – Amsterdam – 4 Weeks

2009  16th Golden Ball Short Film Competition/Experimental Film Category / Finalist

2007  IKSV- Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts 2nd Nokia Nseries Short Film Competition / 2nd Prize

 

Selected Group Exhibitions / Publications

2020 IVLA - 52nd conference of the International Visual Literacy Association, Visual Literacy in the Virtual Realm

2020 Summaery – Annual Student’s Work Exhibition of the Bauhaus Universitat Weimar

2019 IN/BETWEEN #4, Green Hill Gallery, Berlin

2017 FOTOISTANBUL – 4th Besiktas International Photography Festival, Istanbul

2011  FRESH 3 - Cutting Edge Illustrations - Print, Art Book Publication by DAAB Media, Berlin

2011  Born Digital - New Materialities,  Printmaking 2 - 0, Edinburgh

2011  'Myself', Sheppard Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno

2010  SIGGRAPH 2010, SpaceTime Exhibition, Los Angeles

2010  Urban Sanctuary Art Gallery, Art Within Reach, Los Angeles

2010  A Book About Death, MOMA, Wales, UK

2010  Paraphilia Magazine Issue VII,  Los Angeles

2009  I'am Abnormal, Abnormals Gallery, Berlin

2009  Deathbook, Art Book Publication by nEgoist, Poznan

2008  'I Dream Films That Haven't Been Before' / !f Istanbul Exhibition by X-IST, Istanbul

 

Selected Video / Film Screenings

2011  MOVES '11 - International Festival of Movement on Screen, Intersections - Filming Across Culture &      Technology, Liverpool

2010  'The Art of Story Telling', Film Screening at Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham

2010  4. Cairo Video Art Festival by Medrar for Contemporary Art, Cairo

2010  Media Arts Festival EMERGEANDSEE 2010, Berlin

2009  16th International Adana Golden Ball Short Film Competition, Adana

2009  Spectro International Film/Music Festival, Istanbul

2007  Apartman Project and Courier Independent Video Organization at Rumeli Han, Istanbul

2006  IKSV- Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts, 2nd Nokia Nseries Short Film Competition, Istanbul

2006  2nd Kargart International Video Festival - Karga, Istanbul

2006  Istanbul Modern Museum Cinema Screenings, Istanbul