AHMET ÖZEL

AHMET ÖZEL

AHMET ÖZEL

Born in Biga, Çanakkale in 1960, Ahmet Özel graduated from the State Academy of Fine Arts Higher Painting Department in 1982 after graduating from Kabataş High School. At 1987-88 with Italian art scholarship, he conducted art research in Rome and Florence for a year, and studied painting restoration and expertise. 1985-1997 He worked in MSU Painting and Sculpture Museum. 1995 He completed his proficiency in art / doctorate study at the Faculty of Fine Arts of MU. He opened 26 personal exhibitions in Turkey and abroad.

He participated in many group exhibitions and national and international workshops.

His works are in collections of institutions such as Akbank, Garanti Bank, as well as in Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art, Tonami Municipal Collection (Japan) and in various domestic and international (United States, Russia, Italy, Germany, Romania, Greece, Austria, Slovenia, Japan, …) and are included in various private collections. The artist, who is a faculty member at Gelisim University, continues his work in his own workshop in Istanbul.