He was born in Malatya in 1944. He graduated from Ankara Gazi Education Institute Painting Department in 1965. He completed his education at the Academy of Fine Arts in Kassel, Germany in 1976. Since 1977, he has been living as a freelance artist in Kassel, Germany. He opened more than 100 solo exhibitions in Turkey, Europe and America, and participated in numerous group exhibitions. His works are in museums and official and private collections. The works of the artist have been accepted to our museum by donation.