He was born in 1950 in Kiğı. He received teacher training and fine arts education. He graduated from Tunceli Male Primary School in 1968 and started his teaching profession. He graduated from Istanbul Education Institute, Painting Department. He received his bachelor's degree from Marmara University, master's degree from Mimar Sinan University, and Proficiency in Art diplomas equivalent to a doctorate from Marmara University. He worked as a teacher and instructor in primary school, secondary school, high school, educational institute, higher teacher school and universities. He produced various works of art, especially printmaking, in his professional studies. He held exhibitions. He is still a regular faculty member at Işık University, Faculty of Fine Arts.