She was born in 1964 in Diyarbakır and visited school in the
same region. She graduated from the Erol BATIRBEK Studio of the Gazi
University in 1995. Her participation in the final competition won
her an award. She joined several group exhibitions. Between
1996-2005 she worked as an art teacher in various elementary
schools, parallel giving drawing and ceramic lessons in a private
In 2002 she had personal exhibitions in the TESK Art Gallery in
Ankara and 2005 in Municipal Art Gallery Diyarbakır. 2007 she
participated in the Istanbul Çekirdek Art Interpretation Exhibition
with a Van Gogh Interpretation. In the same gallery she was accepted
for the exhibition “66 women, 66 works”.
In 2004 she made the cover illustration for the book of Dr. Uğur
Ibrahim Hakkıoğlu "Yargının Doruğunda Adaleti Aramak-Kütüphanemdeki
Nükteler". She continues ceramic courses for children her own work
2002 - TESK SANAT GALERİSİ - Ankara
2005 - DİYARBAKIR BELEDİYESİ SANAT GALERİSİ – Diyarbakır
Cover illustrations for Dr. Uğur Ibrahim Hakkıoğlu’s book
"Yargının Doruğunda Adaleti Aramak-Kütüphanemdeki Nükteler".
Approach to my work:
key to understanding my art, which I chose quite late in my life, is
the imaginative impression. In my figurative work I describe the
mental landscapes of people, drifting away form themselves or
striving for change in the frame of modern life and everyday
Even if the wanted impression, given through applied
pointillism, sometimes moves in the direction of the unreal, it
never is completely removed from worldly values.
Therefore each painting is the sketch of the following, an
adventure without known result and a war
waged on canvas.
My work expresses, besides the “stories” the independence of
colour without sacrificing the figure as such.
Every painting is an individualistic action; the artist wins the
subjective battle, but loses her “characteristics” in the moment of
contemplation by others, so her work is recreated with every seeing
At this point of coming “out of the past into the future of
every painting, the spectator receives the message, that the human
“effort for clarity” is born from the striving for creativity and
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