Erim Bayrı was born in Istanbul in 1966. He graduated from the Faculty of Sculpture at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in 1989. He worked as a research assistant at his alma mater from 1989-1996. He has participated in many group exhibitions and held several solo exhibitions in Istanbul. Bayrı currently works at his own workshop in Istanbul.
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