Ertuğrul Kanat was born in Istanbul in 1962. He makes glass works at his workshop in Istanbul. Kanat teaches how to make glass works at Haliç University, Atölye Z and Ütopya Atölye. He has participated in numerous group exhibitions and handicrafts fairs in Turkey.
Reference: istanbulunustalari.com, İstanbul’un Ustaları (Istanbul: İstanbul 2010 Avrupa Kültür Başkenti, 2010), p. 37.