About

1983 – stepped into photography as Yılmaz Kaini’s assistant.

1985 – recieved the youth runner up award in the Yıldız University International Photography Awards.

1986 – graduated from the Mimar Sinan University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Photography department.

2000 – was selected for the “Merhaba Atina – Here Istanbul” project (curated by Engin Özendes) together with Ara Güler, İzzet Keribar, Arif Aşçı and Cem Turgay from Turkey.

2004 – his work was included into the collection established for the founding of the Istanbul Museum of Modern Art.

Group Exhibitions:

2008–2011
“Impression of Istanbul”
Luxemburg, Istanbul, Antalya, Ankara – Turkey, Riga – Latvia

2008
“Owl’s Frames”
Pera Museum / İstanbul

2005
“Cityrama”
Istanbul Museum of Modern Art

2004
“Appearances as we See Them”
Istanbul Museum of Modern Art

2003
“Portraits from Turkey by the eyes of 7 photographers”
NHK Park Studio Gallery / Tokio – Japan

2003
“Portraits from Turkey by the eyes of 7 photographers”
Bunka College Gallery / Tokio – Japan

2002
“Sondaj”
Pamukbank Photography Gallery / İstanbul

2000
“Merhaba Atina Here İstanbul”
Pamukbank Photography Gallery / İstanbul

1995
“PTFD Exhibition”
İMKB Gallery / İstanbul

1995
“MSÜ öğrencileri ve mezunları sergisi”
MSÜ Osman Hamdi Salonu / İstanbul

Group Publications:

2016
Modern and Contemporary Approaches to Photography in Turkey
(Turkish, English)
Editor: Engin Özendes,
Publisher: YEM Publication, Istanbul, Turkey

2010
Serge Spitzer / Molecular (Istanbul
Prepared by: 41o29oİSTANBUL,
Designed by: BOROS, David Grabiniok, Ingo Maak,
Publisher: DISTANZ Verlag, Berlin, Germany

2005
Türk Fotoğrafında 1960 Sonrası
Prepared by: Prof. Güler Ertan
Bileşim Yayınevi, İstanbul

2000
Merhaba Atina Here İstanbul (Turkish, Greek, English)
Editor: Engin Özendes
Tarih Vakfı Yayınları, İstanbul

1999
Photography in Turkey (Turkish, English)
Editor: Engin Özendes
Tarih Vakfı Yayınları, İstanbul

Periodicals:
2003
İstanbul Dergisi, 25 Fotoğraf – 25 Yorum
Tarih Vakfı Yayınları