1955 Milas doğumlu sanatçı Resim Sanatına; yağlıboya, akrilik, suluboya teknikleri ile başlamış birçok eser vermiştir.2008’den bu yana Gravür ve Ex_libris yapmaktadır.
Çalışmaları geçmişle gelecek arasındaki bağı kurmak, yeni analizler yapmak ve gelecek kuşaklara aktarmaktır.
Gravür ve Exlibris dalında 15 Uluslararası Kongre ve Bienale, 11 Anadolu gravür ve exlibris sergisi, 24 özgün baskı grup ve karma sergiye katıldı. Eserleri Dünya kataloğuna girdi, sergilendi, teşekkür belgesi aldı.
Resim , Gravür, Exlibris Sanatında 85 karma ve 6 kişisel sergi açtı. 10 plaket, 22 üzerinde teşekkür belgesi aldı. Gravür ve Exlibrisleri 8 dünya katoloğuna girdi.
Portekizli yazar, koleksiyoner Artur Mota Miranda’nın “Uluslar arası Kadın Exlibris Sanatçıları 2014” adlı kitabında yer aldı. Ayrıca Muğla Sıtkı Koçman Üniversitesi’nin çıkardığı “Muğla’da Yüz Yılda Yüz Kadın 2014” projesi adlı kitapta yer aldı.
Şu an kendi atölyesinde ve Ayşen Erte Özgün Baskı Atölyesinde İstanbul’da çalışmaktadır.
Eserleri: Türkiye, Kazakistan, Sırbistan, Belçika, Çin, Tayvan, Finlandiya, İtalya, İspanya, Portekiz, Japonya, Ukrayna, Bulgaristan, Arjantin, Rusya ve Belarus’da çeşitli koleksiyonlarda bulunmaktadır.
The artist was born in Milas-Turkey in 19th July, 1955 . She graduated from high school in Izmir. She wrote her first poem at the age of nine. In elementary school, she started to compose theatrical plays, tales and enjoyed caricature drawings.
She began to work on oil painting, acrylic, water color in 1999. She went to Kazakhstan Astana between 2001 and 2002. She created her first abstract painting on canvas. The painting given as a gift to a local art gallery. She painted next to river at -30 Celsius degree temperature and explored her creativity and art.
Between 2003-2005 She worked at the Artist Yüksel Özen Workshop in Turkey Istanbul. She focused on design, creativity and composition through acrylics and water color painting.
Her first solo exhibition was performed in 2005 in her hometown Milas on canvas painting. The title of her exhibition was “ can’t be universal without being local”
In 2006, She met etching artist Aysen Erte and this was a milestone for her life in art. In 2008 she began participating in her workshop. Her topic was Istanbul along with history, mythology, cities and nations. Those topics opened up the world to her engravings and her works in exlibris. She listens ethnic, classical music while creating her works.
She participated in 15 congress-biennale-competitions of exlibris and etchings. 29 group exhibitions exlibris-etching. Her first exlibris was created for the Third International Biennale Exlibris Serbia, Pencova 2010 Danube. Her works included in the catalogue. She participated Ju Qi Cup of The International Prints and Exlibris Expo in Shanghai 2013. Two of her exlibris were included into the exhibition catalogue one of them was exhibited and published in the Chinese Art Magazine. In 2014 She joins Fisea XXXV International Exlibris Congress in Vila- Seca, Spain.
She participated over 85 mixing exhibitions and has enjoyed 6 solo exhibitions. 10 award plagues, 22 special appreciations. Her works has been included in 8 International exhibition catalogues.
She is a member of Association of Istanbul Exlibris Academy, Association of Istanbul Exlibris and the Association of Bodrum Art.
In 2014 She was included in the book “100 years 100 women of Mugla” published by Mugla Sitki Kocman University and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Mugla. In the same year she was included in Artur Mota Miranda’s “19th Book Modern Woman Bookplate Designer”.
Her works presented in various collections in Turkey, Kazakhstan, Serbia, Belgium, Finland, France, Bulgaria, Italy, Spain, Russia, China, Portugal, Taiwan, Argentina, Japan, Thailand.
She continues working in her home-studio and in Aysen Erte’s Etching Workshop in Istanbul.