Ahmet Düz was born in Istanbul in 1960. He finished at Şişli High School. He worked as an apprentice with his master, and learned how to carve wood. Düz taught wood carving at the Department of Traditional Turkish Handicrafts in the Faculty of Fine Arts of Mimar Sinan University. He has participated in many group exhibitions and fairs.
Reference: istanbulunustalari.com, İstanbul’un Ustaları (Istanbul: İstanbul 2010 Avrupa Kültür Başkenti, 2010), p. 27.