Şive Neşe Baydar was born in 1967 in İstanbul. In 1991 she graduated from Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, Faculty of Painting. In 1995, she earned her masters degree from the I.T.U Visual Environmental Arts Program. In 2003 she got her Proficiency in Arts degree at M.S.U. University of Fine Arts, Faculty of Painting. In 1996 with Y.O.K [Higher Education Board] Overseas Fellowship, she was assigned to the Painting Departmentof SDU as research assistant. Between 1999-2003 she was a research fellow at MSGSU in the Fundemental Art Education, Painting Department. 2003- 2005 she was a member of faculty in the Painting Department of Institute of Fine Arts Painting Department in Isparta. She worked on printmaking at IMOGA in 2015. Since 2005 she has been a member of the faculty at the Sakarya University Fine Arts Faculty, Painting Department.

Selected Exhibitions:

Gece / Gündüz / Gibi, 2017

The Spaces In Between, 2015

Transition Moments, 2015

Between Two 'Things', 2012

Shadows and Space, 2011