Alev Oskay

Style of Art : Artist / ceramist
Branch of Art : Cermics
Art Profile :

Alev Oskay was born in Istanbul in 1970. She graduated from the Ceramic and Glass Department in the Faculty of Fine Arts at Mimar Sinan University. Between 1991 and 1992, she worked as an assistant of the administrator in a sculpture workshop and gallery.  In 1990-1993, Oskay directed workshops in Istasyon Art House and gave ceramic lessons to diverse age groups. Between 1994 and 1999, she taught at the Department of Architecture in the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at Trakya University. She completed her master’s degree in 2001 at the Istanbul Technical University, Social Sciences Institute. Between 2001 and 2004, she taught ceramics to disabled children at the İçgörü Child and Youth Psychology Consultation and Health Center. Since 1999, Oskay has been teaching in the Department of Architecture of the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at Istanbul Kültür University. Since 2004, she has also taught in the ceramics studio, which she had established at the University. In addition, Oskay continues artistic works in her studio in Sultanahmet. Her works can be seen in the Eczacıbaşı collection, and online web addresses such as and

Selected solo exhibitions: 
2014, "İroni", Istanbul Culture University Art Gallery, Istanbul
2011, "Benle...", Arkeopera Art Gallery, Istanbul
1998, "Scent of the Sea", Atatürk Library Art Gallery, Istanbul
2000, "Sea and Life", Istanbul Kultur University, Istanbul

Selected group exhibitions:
2015, "Sanat Rotası," Atelier De Test, Zuidzande, Holland
2015, Biga Culture and Art Festival, joint art initiative exhibition, Çanakkale
2015, "Ceramic Art Days," Taksim Cumhuriyet Art Gallery, Istanbul
2015, "Art route," Graauw, Holland
2014, "İzlerimizin İzinde 2," joint art initiative group exhibition, Prizen, Kosovo,
2014, Acid Test Art Gallery, Hoofdplaat, Holland
2014, “Yanındayım,” Varol Apartment, Istanbul
2014, group exhibition, Istanbul University Rectorship, Fine Arts Department, Kuyucu Murat Paşa Medrese, Istanbul
2013, “İzler,” Şumnu Sitilyan Çilingirov Provincial Library Exhibition Hall,  joint art initiative group exhibition, Bulgaria
2013, International İncikefali Göçü Festival, “Yukarı Denizin İncileri” joint art initiative group exhibition, Van
2013, Adalar Municipality Art Gallery, “Kadın ve Barış,” Istanbul
2011, Tüyap Artist 2011, 21. Internationa Istanbul Art Fair, Istanbul
2011, International Knidos Culture and Art Academy, Datça
2011, Contemporary Artists Exhibition, Istanbul Congress Center, Istanbul
2011, "Contemporary Artists 30th exhibition," Akbank Art, Istanbul
2010, Istanbul University Rectorship exhibition hall, Istanbul
2010, "Ateşten Suya...III," Istanbul Culture University, Istanbul
2010, "Merhaba Füreya Merhaba 1910-2010," Maçka Art Gallery, Istanbul,
2010, Istanbul Culture University, İncirli Art Gallery, Istanbul
2009, "Work of Art!," Çukurcum Art, Istanbul
2002, Istanbul Atatürk Cultural Center Art Gallery, Istanbul
2000, Ceramic 2000 Fair, Istanbul


Web Site :
City : Istanbul
Country : Turkey
Preferred Lang. : Turkish / English
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