Gülsen Yum, Art is a Passion for me
The Artist lives in Istanbul, Turkey. She graduated from the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences of Uludag University.
She uses different materials like charcoal, chalk and pastel in her pattern drawing. Her other works are acrliyc on canvas.
The artist declares that:
“Art is a passion for me. As I am doing in my paintings and drawings, l find myself got lost in them. Portraiture is special for me; I observe the grief, happiness and emotions of the people on their faces and expresse them in my works…” – Gülsen Yum.
Her favourite expression about art is as Reinhard said: “Art is art. Everything else is everything else.”
Gülsen Yum is one of the members of the Turkish Plastic Arts Association (UPSD) which is in the network of International Art Association (IAA). IAA co-operates with UNESCO.
She is still continuing her work in her studio in Istanbul.
- Everyone has dreams, one day at one place…, UPSD Art Gallery, Istanbul, May, 2014.
- ITU-SEM Painting and Ceramic Exhibition, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, May, 2006.
- ITU-SEM Painting and Ceramic Exhibition, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, May, 2007.
- Interior Decoration Design & Art Fair, Istanbul Lutfu Kirdar Exhibition Center, Istanbul, March, 2012.
- World Art Day, UPSD Art Gallery, Istanbul, April, 2012.
- World Art Day, UPSD Art Gallery, Istanbul, April, 2013.
- Dynamism of Drawing and Colour, Niş Art Gallery, Istanbul, June – July, 2014.
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