1961 Born in Kesan
1984 Graduated from the Painting Department of Marmara University, faculty of education
1984 Continued his studies in Roma, Florence, Assisi, Padova
1986 Received his M.A. at Prof.Devrim Erbil studio, Mimar Sinan University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting Department and took art courses in Prof.Adnan Coker’s classesin the theory of art.
1988 Continued further his professional studies in Koln, Germany
1991 Completed his P.H.D. in painting at Mimar Sinan University, Faculty of Fine Arts
The artist who has paintings in various collection is presentl a Research Assistant at the Painting Department, Mimar Sinan University, Faculty of Fine Arts.
1985 “1st Tiglat Young Artist Competition” 1st Award
1985 “University of Istanbul,Youth Year Painting Competition ” 1st Award
1986 “6th Turgut Pura Foundation Painting and Sculpture Competition” Yeni Asir Newspaper, Achievement Award
1988 “Esbank Yunus Emre 5th Painting Competition ” Achievement Award
1990 “11th Contemporary Artists Istanbul Exhibition” Special Jury Award
1991 “52nd State Painting and Sculpture Exhibition” Painting Competition – Mansion