He was born in 1969 in Mülheim, Germany. He graduated from Marmara University Atatürk Education Faculty Painting Department in 1992, which he entered in 1987. Between 1992 and 1995, he completed his master's degree at Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Painting. He has participated in many national and international group exhibitions since 1991. He held his first solo exhibition in 1993 at Teşvikiye Art Gallery. The artist has been awarded several national awards and was nominated for the 11th Antoine Marin Art Prize held in Paris in 2007. He worked on printmaking at IMOGA in 2012. He lives and works in Istanbul.

Solo Exhibitions After 2010:

2010 Artgalerim, Nişantaşı, Istanbul

2011 Teşvikiye Art Gallery, Istanbul

2012 Teşvikiye Art Gallery, Istanbul

2014 Kav Art Gallery, Ankara

2018 Milli Reasürans Art Gallery, Istanbul

Some Of His Awards Are:

1993 Ministry of Culture Painting Competition, Award

2000 Naval Forces Painting Competition, 1st Prize

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