b. 1957 / Istanbul, Turkey
Lives and works in Istanbul.

Education & Career
1981 Graduation from the State Academy of Applied Arts, Department of Painting, Istanbul, Turkey
1982 First solo exhibition at Galata Art Gallery, Istanbul Turkey
1990 Participation in the 44th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Solo Exhibitions
2017 Istif, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2013 Possibilities, Siyah Beyaz Art Gallery, Ankara, Turkey
2011 Mirror-verse, Siyah Beyaz Art Gallery, Ankara, Turkey
2010 Genesis-Terminus, PG Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2007 2006-2007, MAC Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2005 Untitled, Galeri Nev, Ankara, Turkey
2005 Recent Works, MAC Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
1997 Untitled, Galeri Nev, Ankara, Turkey
1995 Untitled, Galeri Nev, Ankara / Istanbul, Turkey
1992 Untitled, Galeri Nev, Ankara / Istanbul, Turkey
1990 Untitled, Siyah Beyaz Art Gallery, Ankara, Turkey
1989 Untitled, Galeri Baraz, Istanbul, Turkey
1989 Untitled, Galeri Nev, Istanbul, Turkey
1988 Untitled, Galeri Nev, Ankara, Turkey
1987 Untitled, Tem Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
1985 Untitled, Siyah Beyaz Art Gallery, Ankara, Turkey
1985 Untitled, Galata Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey 
1984 İsimsiz, Dost Art Space, Ankara, Turkey
1984 Untitled, Galata Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
1982 Untitled, Galata Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey 

Group Exhibitions
2019 Color in Turkish Art, Galeri Fe, Istanbul, Turkey
2019 Fugue, Evliyagil Museum, Ankara, Turkey
2018 Constructing a Sentence, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2018 99 Square, Art On Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2018 Icons of Thinking, Evliyagil Museum, Ankara, Turkey
2018 Part Whole, Art On İstanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2018 Selections from Turkish Modernism, Beşiktaş Contemporary Art Gallery, MKM, Istanbul, Turkey
2016 Masterpieces from the Art Collection of Central Bank of Turkey, Cer Modern, Ankara, Turkey
2015 Imagery, Place and Time, Central Bank of Turkey Collection, Haydar Aliyev Centre, Baku, Azerbaijan
2014 L’Espace Critique, Galeri Nev Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
2014 Revolutionary Years of Contemporary Turkish Art: 1980’s, Piramid Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey 
2013 Unforgetting, Beşiktaş Contemporary Art Gallery, MKM, Istanbul, Turkey
2010 Abbarakadabra, “1st Mardin Bienalle”, Tokmakçılar Palace, Mardin, Turkey
2010 Contemporary Masterpieces of Turkey, Central Bank of Turkey Collection, Madrid, Spain
2010 A Selection from Ebru Özdemir Collection: +Infinite, Cer Modern, Ankara, Turkey
2009 New Works New Horizons, İstanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey
2007 Modern and Beyond, santralistanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
2007 200th Exhibition, Galeri Nev, Ankara, Turkey
2003 Shadows and Ghosts, Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Centre, Istanbul, Turkey 2002 - Complicité, Dirimart, Istanbul, Turkey
1999 Imagining the Museum, Marmara Üniversitesi, Istanbul, Turkey 
1998 Abstract Tendencies in Turkish Painting, AKM, Istanbul, Turkey
1998 1998 Exhibition, Elhamra Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
1997 Sameness and Difference, Borusan Sanat, Istanbul, Turkey
1995 I, is someone else, Copenhagen, Denmark
1994 Central Bank of Turkey Collection, AKM, Ankara, Turkey
1994 10th Year Exhibition (Etching, Lithography, Serigraphy), Galeri Nev, Istanbul, Turkey
1992 New York-İstanbul, AKM, Istanbul, Turkey
1992 Us and Them, Tem Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey 
1992 66 Square, TÜYAP, Istanbul, Turkey
1991 Tem Art Gallery 5th Year Exhibition: From Çelebi to Gürbüz Five Years Serving Art, AKM, Istanbul, Turkey
1990 “44th Venice Bienalle”, Venice, Italy
1990 Contemporary Turkish Painting, KÜSAV/Sotheby's Istanbul, Ankara, Turkey
1989 Contemporary Art in Traditional Spaces, “2nd International Istanbul Bienalle”, Istanbul, Turkey
1989 Contemporary Turkish Painters, AKM, Ankara, Turkey
1989 Hosiery Central Great Exhibition “Contemporary Turkish Painters”, AKM, Gallery Baraz Organization, Ankara, Turkey
1987 International Contemporary Art Exhibitions, “1st Istanbul Bienalle”, AKM, Istanbul, Turkey
1982 Artists of Our Day 3rd Istanbul Open Air Exhibition, Istanbul Museum of Painting and Sculpture Garden, Istanbul, Turkey