> Uygar Özel
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Lives in Izmir, Turkey
Gerrit Rietveld Academy of Visual Arts,
Hogeschool voor Beeldende Kunst
Amsterdam, Netherlands 2004-2006
D.E.U. Faculty of Fine Arts,
D.E.U Güzel Sanatlar Fakültesi
Izmir, Turkey 2004
Anatolian High School of Fine Arts,
Anadolu Güzel Sanatlar Lisesi
Izmir, Turkey 1995
L'Association internationale des Arts Plastiques
IAA/AIAP / UNESCO, Paris
Fédération Internationale des Journalistes
>Exhibitions & Publishings & Milestones
2001 - Solo photography exhibition, Center of French Culture, Izmir, Turkey.
2001 - Lost Anatolian Leopard. Atlas geography magazine. Photographer. Istanbul, Turkey.
2001 - Gediz Deltası. Atlas geography magazine. Photographer. Istanbul, Turkey.
2004 - Polaroid.com. Visual collection of international Polaroid artists. U.S.A.
2004 - 'Secret Face' Group art exhibition, Izmir, Turkey.
2005 - Vilem Flusser's 'Towards a Philosophy of Photography' Turkish edition. Cover photo. Istanbul, Turkey.
2009 - 'Spontaneously, One in a Million' Photography exhibition. Center of French Culture. Izmir, Turkey.
2009-2013 - Photographs of famous Turkish people (Ali Sabanci, Orhan Gencebay, Tugay Kerimoglu, Hakki Devrim, Aydin Boysan and more) for Vodafone company. Istanbul, Turkey.
2013 - Participation Festival Voies Off, photography festival, Arles, France.
2013 - Private photographer of President of Mexico and Tourism Minister. Izmir, Turkey.
2014 - Book cover image of author Marc de Bel's book named 'Yoro'. Belgium
2015 - BBC Turkish's documentary about Poet Ilhan Berk. Portrait photo. Istanbul, Turkey.
2016 - Image for 'En Verden af Fodbold'. Football from the world. Author Pelle Mortensen's book. Denmark.
2016 - Solo photography exhibition. 'Nassara Bonjour'. Izmir, Turkey.
2017 - Solo photography exhibition. 'From Burkina Faso to Japan'. Izmir, Turkey.
2018 - Solo photography exhibition. ' Everywhere & Everything '. Izmir, Turkey.
2018 - Leica Photography International. Master Shots Gallery (online). Germany
2017-2019 - Bornova Kent Magazine. Photographer. Izmir, Turkey