Şenol Karakaya was born in Istanbul in 1992. He is currently studying painting at the Faculty of Fine Arts of Bolu Abant Izzet Baysal University. He has participated in many group exhibitions. In 2013, Karakaya received an honorable mention award in the Köroğlu National Painting Competition. In the same year, he held his first solo exhibition at the Mehmet Handicap Center. Karakaya currently continues his work in Bolu.
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