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Born in Turkey
Studies at Hacettepe University Ankara / German language and literature
Relocation to Germany
Studies at Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen / Communications design and photography
 
Prizes / Grants 
2016 Admission to membership in the DGPh
2015 BRIDGES - Fotoprojekt Emscher Zukunft / Fotoproject Emscher Future
2014 Before the Storm / Dragonflies Drift Downstream on a River (with Axel Braun) European Cultural Foundation
2013 Grant from the VG-Bildkunst for the upcoming project: „Armenians in Lebanon and its relation to new home“
2009 Grant from the NRW Art Foundation, Arts Foundation of North Rhine-Westphalia for Turkey
 
Exhibitions
2017
Ich bin ein Berliner / With Yasam Sasmazer, Mehtap Baydu and Hazal Kara / Toz Artist-Run-Space / Istanbul
2016
Die 40 Tage des Musa Dagh // Exodus / Nagorny Karabakh / Wissenschaftspark Gelsenkirchen
Nagorno Karabakh-Short film / 17qm – Renaissance der Salonkultur, Köln
2015
CHAOS / CONTROL“ BRIDGES Fotoprojekt Emscher Zukunft / Dortmunder Kunstverein
2014
SCHAU / A Photo Festival in Dortmund / Dortmunder U / Germany
2013
Hier sind wir / Ückendorf Projekt, bilders.prachen / Gelsenkirchen
The 2nd International Exhibition of modern Photo & Video Association / Beomeo Art Street Gallery / South Korea
Diploma exhibition. Zeche Zollverein Halle 6 / Essen / Germany
Photo document Festival Poznan / Polen
2012
Exhibition of new admissions 2011/2012 in the Pixelprojekt_Ruhrgebiet / Germany
2011
Plastic Chair / Shortfilm / "Atelier & Galerie 52" / Essen Germany
Beyond Surfaces / Photographs of a Man-Altered Landscape / HFBK Hamburg Germany
2010
Plastic Chair / Shortfilm / Cultural Acting in Transcultural Space / "Castrop Rauxel" Folkwang University Germany
2009
ART.FAIR 21 in Köln / Group exhibition 1/ Award Pilsner Urquell
Group exhibition 1/ Award, Ostrale 09 Centre for contemporary Art Dresden Germany
Group exhibition 1/ Award Pilsner Urquell, Fotografiefestival F/Stop - Leipzig Germany
Asia Minor, Sichtwerk Folkwang University of the Arts / Sanaa Zollverein School Essen
Asia Minor / kilims a la turca / 32. Duisburger Akzente "Bosporus - Gate of Cultures" , Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg Germany
2008
Here and Now. Different spaces in Ruhr Area / Liebfrauenkirche Duisburg
Svetosila Group of Contemporary Photography / Curitiba Brazil
Svetosila Group of Contemporary Photography / Sofia Bulgaria
A distant city, Sichtwerk Uni Duisburg Essen