İ. Alp Çam was born in Yalova in 1957. He graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, Anadolu University in 1989. He completed his Master′s degree at Dokuz Eylül University, the Social Science Institution in 1992 and doctoral degree at the same University in 1996. In 1989 he started working as an instructor at the Ceramic Department of the Faculty of Fine Arts, Dokuz Eylül University. In 1997 Çam became Assistant Professor. He has had organized and participated in many conferences, symposiums, seminars, panels and biennials in Turkey and abroad. He has held many solo exhibitions and participated in numerous group exhibitions since 1990. Çam is a member of the Turkish Ceramic Association.
1997, Ceramic Wall plate exhibition, Dokuz Eylül University, Faculty of Fine Arts
2000, Ceramic Exhibition, Konak Municipality, Art Gallery, Izmir