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Nail Çakırhan & Halet Çambel House of Culture and Arts

Berrin Duma 05.09.- 14.09. 2014

Berrin was born 1960 in Alpullu and graduated from Gazi University in Ankara. After her retirement in 2005 she became interested in panting.
She began in the studio of Ferda Demirel and studied pencil and charcoal drawings. From 2006-2011 she continued her education with Nusrat Dökmeci for oil painting. Currently, she works in her own studio. In 2011 she began working with watercolour in Selma
Kutlu's workshop and continued to work in the Sardunya Art Gallery of Raif Gökkuş. In 2006 she became involved with CYDD (Association for the Promotion of Contemporary Lifestyle) in Umitköy.
She is member of SESAN and Turkish Paintings.
She is married with one child.
Solo Exhibitions:
2009 Art Street Bilkent, Ankara
2010 General Directorate of Press & Information, Ankara
2011 Salon of Energy Regulations Authority, Ankara
2013 House of Culture of the Republic, Ankara -
2011 11th ANKART art meeting Desti Gallery, Ankara
2012 12th ANKART art meeting Desti Gallery, Ankara
Awards :
International Competition for oil and acrylic paintings of the Society for Watercolour Painting, her oil painting -"Winter" was selected among the best 10 images.
In the competition 'Work of Art Contest', her oil painting "thirst" was counted among top 20.
Her picture "House with stairs " was awarded the first prize by the Society for Watercolour Painting.
Catalogues :
2011 Ankara Arts Meeting
2011 10th Contemporary Art & Design Exhibition, Ankara
2012 Ankara Arts Meeting
2013 12th Contemporary Art&Design Exhibition, Ankara
2013 Society for watercolour painting, İstanbul
Some exhibitions:
2010 Nar Art Gallery, Ankara
2012 Intern. Painting & Sculpture Exhibition, Salo, Italy
2013 'Hayal-i Hayat', Contemporary Arts Centre, Ankara
2012 Sardunya Workshop, group of Raif Gökkuş, Ankara
2013 Yearly exhibition of Medallion Art Gallery, Ankara
2013 'Awarded Works', Society f. Watercolour Painting and 'Tomurcuk' Foundation, İstanbul