Cemil Ergün was born in 1963 in Sivas. He studied at Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Painting between 1984-88. At 1991, he started a qualification program in Art with the theme “Fire as an Expression Element in Contemporary Art” at the same institution. He joined the Salzburg Summer Academy at 1993 with a scholarship from the Austrian government. He completed the Proficiency in Art program in 1996. The works of the artist, who held 4 personal exhibitions in the country and participated in many group exhibitions abroad and in Turkey, are included in various private collections. The artist, who continues her studies in her private workshop, works as an Assistant Professor in Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts, Basic Art Education.