1978 born in Istanbul, lives and works in Beirut - Lebanon.




2003 D.N.S.E.P. (Diplome National Supérieur d’Expression Plastique) – France

Master of Fine Arts - Visual Arts - Award from The Jury

at HEAR (Haute Ecole des Arts du Rhin - Ecole Superieure des Beaux-Arts Le Quai)


2001 D.N.A.P. (Diplome National d’Arts Plastiques) – France

B.A. Visual Arts - 2 Awards From The Jury

at HEAR (Haute Ecole des Arts du Rhin - Ecole Superieure des Beaux-Arts Le Quai)


1997 National Conservatory of Music – Strasbourg - 4th Cycle - Piano Degree



Ashkal Alwan’s Home Workspace Program / HWP 2015-16: “From the Miraculous to the Mundane” 

Sharjah Art Foundation - March Project Fellowship 2017-8





Sharjah Biennial 13, 'TAMAWUJ' curated by Christine Tohme, UAE

'Conceal, cover with sand, replicate, translate, restore' curated by Emilie Villez at Kadist Foundation Paris, FR


Historicode: Scarcity and Supply Curated by Lu Peng, Nanjing - China

AUN 44 Salón Nacional de Artistas - Perreira, Colombia 

'The 1980s Today's Beginnings?' - Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven - NL 

"How did we get here?” - SALT Ulus, Ankara Turkey



'The Future of Asian Democracy' at Asia Culture Center in Gwangju, Korea

"How did we get here?” - SALT Beyoğlu, Istanbul Turkey 

’77 -13’,Politische Kunst im Widerstand in der Türkei’ - NGBK, Berlin

World Cinema and the Essay Film Conference – University of Reading / U.K.



Crossing Borders, Traversing Narratives, University of St. Andrews / U.K.

Video Vortex #10: Art, Activism & Archives – Istanbul / Turkey



Internationale Kurtzfilm Oberhausen – Germany (As programmed by SALT)

“Panorama Méditerranéen" du festival Millenium, Bruxelles / Belgium.



Tropentheater, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Culture Unplugged, India



‘Kolaj Istanbul’ – Gaiete Lyrique – Paris / France

‘Where the Fire Stuck’ – Depo Art Center – Istanbul / Turkey

San Sebastian Film Festival, Spain

The International Documentary Film Festival of Navarra – Pamplona / Spain

Chennai Women’s Film Festival, India

Nominated for Best Documentary by SIYAD (Turkish Film Critics Association) / Turkey

Museum of Modern Art of Castille, Spain

New Caledonia Film Festival

1001 Documentary Film Festival, Turkey

Mostra internacional de films de dones de Barcelona, Spain



Premiered at the 29th Istanbul International Film Festival - Turkey

New York Turkish Film Festival - USA

London Turkish Film Festival - UK

Exeter University, Opening Film for the “New Perspectives on Turkey” Conference - UK

13th Flying Broom Women’s Film festival, Ankara - Turkey

Adana Golden Ball Film Festival - Turkey

Köln Film Festival - Germany

WOMEX Film Festival - Denmark

Antalya Golden Orange - Turkey

3rd Documentarist Film Festival – Istanbul / Turkey

“Kasa Gallery 10th Year Show” – Kasa Gallery – Istanbul / Turkey

Anapop – Istanbul, Turkey



“The Bitch is Sleeping / Uyuyan ID” – Gallery Splendid - Istanbul, Turkey

Tranches de QUAI - Galerie de l’Ecole des Beaux-Arts Mulhouse, France



Sweet Submission – Hafriyat Karakoy Galeri. Istanbul / Turkey



“Corps ” - Institut Français, Freiburg, Germany



Regionale 2004 – Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland

‘One Year Later’ – Archives Departementales- Vesoul, France

Biennale Internazionale di Ferrara - Italy

Exhibition at Kasa Galeri, Istanbul, Turkey.

PLAY III - International Video Art Festival - Museo de Arte "Ángel M. De Rosa" - Junìn, Buenos Aires, Argentina

« MULHOUSE 004 », Artists from French Fine Arts-School Exhibition – France



11th Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean, Athenes, Greece

« Videocosmos », The 47th Floor Gallery, Roma, Italy.

Open Art Video Festival 3 – Besançon, France

Media21 – ‘Desert’, Hannover, Germany



“MAPPING ON” with Replikas at Bir Dukkan: Sanat Mekani, Istanbul - Turkey

Exhibition “ The Beginning: Different Approaches to Drawing”, Kasa Galeri, Istanbul



Bir Dukkan: Sanat Mekani, Istanbul - Turkey

“Emcombrement Maximal I”, collaboration with Niek Van De Steeg ESBA - Mulhouse

“Des Hauts et des Bas” at C.R.A.C. - Centre Rhénan d’Arts Contemporains], Altkirch/France

Exhibition “Un Pavé dans la marre: Quoi de neuf en Architecture” (What’s new in Architecture) at ESAS (Ecole Supérieur d’Architecture de Strasbourg) - France






Sabancı University Istanbul – Lecturer

Documentary and Moving Image: VA – VCD – CULT



Bilgi University ISTANBUL – Lecturer

POV - VCD Department

Found Footage Course – Archives Films




Vehbi Koç Foundation, Istanbul, TR

Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, FR