Ekin Oke - Modern Artist 

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(n.) a woman who emphazises a life of passion, expressed through personal style, leaisurely pastimes, charm and cultivation of life's pleasures

Ekin Öke was born in Istanbul in 1991. After completing her education in Economics, she received her Master's Degree in Marketing Communication from Galatasaray University.
She got experience in digital marketing and visual communication field at global brands for years.

As a member of a collector family she always grew up around art. In addition to her corporate experience, she got drawing education at Istasyon Art House and completed MOMA Modern Art Certification Program.

In 2019, she ended her corporate career and established a sustainable agriculture company. Then she started her professional art career with the inspiration she got from nature.

Ekin Öke, an animal and nature activist, had the opportunity to observe the harrastment of urbanization on nature and tried to reflect it with sharp colors and earth tones in her paintings. While expressing her own transformation on the one hand, she aimes to show how art can really connect with human life rather than the stereotyped understanding of art.

Collaborating with global galleries and brands, Ekin Öke continues her work in her own studio. She obtains raw materials from recycled fabric and donates funds in the field of nature and animal rights.

Education 

2013

Economics Bachelor Degree

2019

Marketing Communications - Galatasaray University

Certicifation & Courses

2008

Istasyon Sanat Evi _ Drawing Courses

2019

MOMA Modern Art Certification

Carma Exhibitons

2019

Artate Gallery Opening Exhibition | Turkey

2020

Karl&Ein Gallery ' Queen ' Exhibition | Turkey

2021

Art Contact Istanbul | Turley

'Open Studio'  Summer 2021

July

 August

by Moet Chandon | Elias Beach Alaçatı