Mehtap Uygungöz

Mehtap Uygungöz was born in 1965 in Kağızman/Kars. She graduated from Marmara University, Fine Arts Faculty, Graphic Department. She received her MFA from Anadolu University, Graduate School of Social Sciences, Graphic Department in 1991 and then she received her Doctoral Equivalent for Art and Design from the same graduate school in 1995. She became an assistant professor in 1996.
She has been teaching typography, calligraphy and portfolio design lectures at Anadolu University, Fine Arts Faculty, Graphic Department.
She has attended various exhibitions, some of them are: International Artworks Exhibition which was organized by Turkmenistan Radio-TV Broadcasting and Ministry of Culture in 2009 (Aşkabat); Artistic Reflections of Calligraphy and Typography “Roots and Extensions” group exhibition in 2009 (Eskişehir); Trade Show (San Diego); Trade Show (Los Angeles); Takas Exhibition (İstanbul); Takas Exhibition (Ankara); in 2008 Women Through the Eyes of Men, Women Through the Eyes of Women (Mersin); Dear Art: Anadolu University Lecturer’s Group Exhibition (Eskişehir); Breeze From Eskişehir (Ankara) in 2006; Anadolu University Fine Arts Faculty 20th Year Activities: Lecturer’s Exhibition (Eskişehir); 5th Group Exhibition of Artists From Eskişehir which was organized by Tepebaşı Municipality and Eskişehir Art Association (Eskişehir).
In 2003 She held two solo exibitions in Afyon and Isparta.
In her art works she executes watercolor and acrylic painting techniques at the same time she continues working on calligraphy.