ezgituran

unique and handmade "art of marbling"

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Who am i

She studied economics at Istanbul University. In 2000, she started learning marbling art (Ebru) at the Turkish Culture Service Foundation.
She also learned traditional book binging. Since 2002, Turan has had several solo exhibitions, and has participated in many group exhibitions and art festivals. In 2005, she attended ceramic class at Gül Erali’s atelier. Turan has taught marbling at a private school.

Between 2004 and 2006, she worked and exhibited her works at the workshop in Avcılar, Istanbul. In 2009, her work was recognized by the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism, and she received a certificate. Since 2009, Turan has worked marbling at her atelier GalatArt in Istanbul.

Beside traditional marbling, she applied the marbling on different surfaces by using different materials and various colurs. She has bring a different point of view to marbling. Since 2010, she has been applying marbling on fabrics and designing clothes by using her own marbled materials. All her designs are unique and original; by its very nature it is impossible to do the same.

Exhibitions

2014 Dolmabahce Palace Exhibition Center "Biz"
2012 CRR Exhibition Center "Mor Kaftan"
2012 Bahcesehir University, Group exhibition, İstanbul
2012 Küçükçekmece Municipality Culture Center, MEŞK III. İstanbul (ULUSLARARASI HAT, TEZHİP, MİNYATÜR, KAATI, ÇİNİ VE EBRU BULUŞMALARI)
2012 "Mor Kaftan Yeni Başlangıç" Turkish Handicrafts Group Exhibition, Cemal Reşit Rey, İstanbul2001, Group marbling exhibition, Caferağa Medresesi, Istanbul
2011 Group exhibition, Kars Municipality Culture Center, “Beyaz Uykusuz Uzakta” Kars
2011 Cennet Municipality Culture Center, “Meşk II” Group exhibition, İstanbul
2010, Ezgi Erol&Nesime Kantar marbling exhibition, Galatart, Istanbul
2010, Ezgi Erol&Nesime Kantar marbling exhibition, Küçükçekmece Municipality Culture Center, Istanbul
2006, Solo exhibition, Karadeniz Ereğli Culture Art Association, Ereğli
2005, Group exhibition, Kars Municipality culture center, Kars
2004, Ezgi Erol&Nesime Kantar marbling exhibition, Barış Manço Culture Center, Istanbul
2003, Ezgi Erol&Nesime Kantar marbling exhibition, Barış Manço Culture Center, Istanbul
2002, Group exhibition, Tarık Zafer Tunaya Culture Center, Istanbul
2001, Group marbling exhibition, Caferağa Medresesi, Istanbul