EDUCATION
*SKOWHEGAN SCHOOL OF PAINTING AND SCULPTURE, Skowhegan, Maine, 2016
*HUNTER COLLEGE, New York, 2007-2010, MFA Fine Arts
*PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN, New York, 2001-2005, BFA Fine Arts-Animation, Honors Graduate

HONORS & AWARDS
*APEXART OUTBOUND RESIDENCY TO SEOUL, nominated by Rosemary O'Neill, 2013, New York
*VERMONT STUDIO CENTER ARTIST FELLOWSHIP, 2012, Vermont
*TONY SMITH AWARD, 2010, Hunter College, New York
*GRAF TRAVEL GRANT, 2008, Hunter College, New York
*FINE ARTS DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD, 2005, Parsons School of Design, New York
*REED FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP, 2004, Bretagne, France,
*MINISTRY OF CULTURE SCHOLARSHIP, 2001-2002, Ankara, Republic of Turkey

SOLO EXHIBITIONS and TWO PERSON PROJECTS
* LA CATEDRAL, Casa Pueblo, Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, 2016
* THE COOLEST HISTORICAL MEMORABLE MOMENTS, New York, 2015
* SONRA, RH+, Istanbul, 2012
* PURULENT MATTER, RH+, Istanbul, 2010
GUIDANCE COUNSELOR with Sarada Rauch, Winkleman Gallery, Miami Basel, Miami 2010
* SYNERGY RELATED HEAD COUNT ADJUSTMENT, Hunter College, New York, 2010 (thesis)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
* JUNTE, Mecanismos, MECA Art Fair, curated by Carla Acevedos-Yates, San Juan, 2016
* ROAD, Unexpected Territories- 26th Istanbul International Art Fair, curated by Zeki Coskun, Istanbul, 2016  
* ANTAGONISTIC MONUMENT, Amado Art Space, curated by Yanghee Shin, Seoul, Korea, 2016
* FOR SALE BY OWNER, Madison, Maine, 2016
* TURING’S APPLE, Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles, organized by Tony Oursler, 2016
* ON THE INNER AND OUTER SELF, New York, 2015
* BORDERLANDS, Coop Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee, 2015
* YOU DON’T BRING ME FLOWERS, 68projects, Berlin, curated by Quang Bao, 2015
* ICEBERG’S TONGUE, National YoungArts Foundation, Miami, organized by James Weingrod, 2014
* CAMPFIRE, Academic, New York, curated by Shawn Powell, 2014
* PERSON, PLACE OR THING, 68projects, Berlin, curated by Quang Bao, 2014
* HUDSON RISING, Openhouse, organized by Robert O’connell, New York, 2014
* ROLL CALL, 17-17 Troutman, Brooklyn, 2014
* EVERYTHING IS CLOSE, Jonathan Allen Space, Vermont, 2013
* INAUGURAL, Novella Gallery, New York, 2013
* TRANSFORMATION/TRANSCREATION, Hogarth International, New York, 2012
* TWO RIVER, One River Gallery, Englewood, NJ, 2012
* CAN’T STOP THE RED LOBSTER, Martos Gallery (Shoot the Lobster), New York, 2012
* ALGUN LUGAR EN LA HOROPTERA, Espacio Mediodia Chica, Madrid, 2012
* RUMBLE ABOVE THE CLOUDS, Openings, New York, 2011
* ART BEAT ISTANBUL, Casa Del'Arte, Istanbul, 2011
* ETERNITY, Tunca Sanat, Istanbul, 2011
* STUCK IN THE MIDDLE WITH YOU, Casa Del'Arte, Bodrum, 2011
* ROGUE ELEMENT, RH+, Istanbul, 2011"
* TILSIMLI HALLER/MAGICAL MOODS, Cep Sanat, Istanbul, 2011
* APERTURES:OUTOPIA, EUTOPIA AND OTHER SPACES, curated by Dr. Thalia Vrakopolos,    Gallery 4Walls, Seoul, Korea, 2010
* NAKED MEASURES, SAP, New York, 2010
* PECHA KUCHA FREE STYLE, ISCP, New York, 2009

CURATORIAL PROJECTS
* INON, Mike Cloud, Maureen StVincent, Karla Wozniak, Heliopolis, New York, 2014
* BIG WINDOW LITTLE FIELD, Samita Sinha, K J Holmes, David Kagan, Dhira Rauch, Christina Freeman, Zack Fabri, Shaun Leonardo, Heliopolis, New York, 2014
* WITNESS MY HAND, Paul Ramirez Jonas, Heliopolis, New York, 2013
* TICKLISH OBJECT, Judith Linhares, Zoe Sheehan Saldana, Jeff Grant, Heliopolis, New York, 2013
* CIRCLED THE MAN, Daniel Bozhkov, Dineo Seshee Bopape, Erkan Özgen and Sener Özmen, Ji Hye Yeom, Susana Gaudêncio, Heliopolis, New York, 2012

ACADEMIC RESPONSIBILITIES
*Adjunct Assistant Professor, Hunter College, CUNY, 2011-Present
Courses: Introduction to Study of Visual Experience, Drawing, Advanced Drawing
*Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pace University, NY, 2014-Present
Courses: Principles of Design, Digital Design, Drawing, Painting
*Art Program Director, John Hopkins University New York Education Program, 2008-Present

RESIDENCIES
*NARS FOUNDATION, Brooklyn, New York, 2017
*SKOWHEGAN SCHOOL OF PAINTING AND SCULPTURE, Skowhegan, Maine, 2016
*SEOUL MUSEUM OF ART NANJI RESIDENCY, Seoul, Korea, 2015 (not honored due to time conflict)
*APEX ART Inbound Resident TO SEOUL ART SPACE-GEUMCHEON,Seoul, Korea, 2013
*Chashama North, New York, US, 2012
*Vermont Studio Center, Vermont, US, 2012
*Casa Dell'Arte, Bodrum, Turkey, 2011
*Pont-Aven School of Contemporary Art, Bretagne, France, 2003

BIBLIOGRAPHY
* BIG BELL POETRY MAGAZINE,  issue 9,  artwork edited by Jay Grabowski, April 2016
* SEOUL MUSEUM OF ART, Catalogue Essay by Yanghee Shin, December, 2015
Fresh Paint Magazine, February, 2015
Patty Johnson, Art Fag City, August 2014
* Dilek Sener, Soru isaretine donen soyut konusmalar, RH+ Art Magazine, Istanbul 2012
* Necmi Karkin, A Call for Aesthetic Precedence in "After", Catalogue, Istanbul 2012
* Melih Tugtag, www.kirkincikapi.com, Istanbul 2011
* Anais Lellouche, Catalogue published by Tevfik Ihtiyar Sanat Galerisi, Istanbul 2010
* Hayri Suat Kucuk. "Genc Kose", RH+ Sanart, September 2007
* Pinar Ogunc. " Bana Google'in resmini yapabilir misin Abidin?", Radikal 2006