Gonca İlbeyi Demir

1964 Born in Ankara / Turkey. 1986 (B.A) Gazi University Faculty of Education, Department of Painting Education. Ankara / Turkey. 1991 (MFA) Rochester Institute of Technology, College of Fine and Applied Arts, Printmaking Department, NY, USA, 1994 Doctorate Programme of Art. Anadolu University, The Institute of Social Sciences. Eskişehir / Turkey.
She has had seven solo exhibitions and many group exhibitions both in Turkey and abroad. She has been selected for many juried exhibitions. Recently, she is a Professor in Graphic Design Department of Fine Arts Faculty at Anadolu University, Eskişehir / Turkey. Since 1986, she has been teaching / has taught Drawing in Ceramic Arts, Sculpture and Animation Departments. In Department of Graphic Arts, she has been teaching / has taught Printmaking, Graphic Design History, Drawing, Unique Book Design, Conceptual Thinking Through Alternative Processes. In Graduate School of Fine Arts, she teaches Engraving, Art Book, Multidisciplinary Graphic Design Projects and Printmaking in Graphic Design. In 2009, her book ‘On Kitsch and Plastic Arts’ (Ütopya Yayınevi, ISBN-978-975-6361-86-3) published.