BIOGRAPHY / ZONGULDAK, 1958
1958 – Zonguldak /Turkey
1976-1979 – Turkey, Istanbul Academy of Fine Arts
1981-1988 – Germany, Stuttgart Academy of Fine Arts
1999 – Turkey, established Bronzhane, his bronze casting foundry in Izmir.
2006-2007 – Held the Artist of the Year award in Turkey.
1987-2000 – Participated in group exhibitions in Schwaebisch Gmünd, Bretten, Stuttgart, Ulm and Wetzlar in Germany; in Nicosia in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus; and in Antalya, Turkey.
1992-2015 – Held solo exhibitions in Germany in Karlsruhe, Stuttgart, Berlin and Reutlingen; in Paris, France; in Nicosia, Northern Cyprus; and in Istanbul, Izmir, Ankara, Çanakkale and Muğla in Turkey.
His sculptures are displayed in the open air in Turkey: Ankara, Istanbul, Çanakkale and Izmir; in Germany: Stuttgart, Böblingen and Ludwigsburg; and in Paris, France.