Ayfer Kalsın was born in Muş. In 1988 she graduated from the Ceramic Glass Department of Fine Arts Faculty of Mimar Sinan University. She completed her master′s degree in Ceramics Glass Department in the Fine Arts Faculty of Mimar Sinan University in 1993. She is a member of the National Committee of Arts, Turkey and of the Turkish Ceramic Association. Many of her works are on display in private collections and companies.
1988, Serpocam Ceramics Competition, Jury Special Award.
1988, Ceramics Competition of the Turkish Women Vakıf, 1st Award.
1991, Ismail Hakki Oygar, Ceramics Competition, 1st Award.
1993, 14th. Istanbul Competition of Contemporary Artist, Jury Special Award.