Yasemin Sözer Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

CV
Yasemin Sözer
Website : www.yaseminsozer.com
Phone : +31(0)659848148
E-mail : yasemin.sozer@gmail.com

1958 Born in Turkey
1977 Graduated from Institute of Education, Fine Arts Paintings Education Department, Izmir
1994 Bachelor’s Degree in Art Department of Education Faculty - Eskisehir Anadolu University
1998 MA (Master of Arts) Degree in Pamukkale University - The Institute of Social Sciences Art
Subdivision and submitted her thesis on “Copper Mining Cups (Turk-Ottoman) Used as Utensils in Turkish Homes (Denizli) in the 18th-19th Century.”
2006 Ph.D. at 9 Eylül University, Institute of Education in Sciences, Fine Arts Subdivision and submitted
her thesis on “The Humanist Approach To Fine Arts Education in Education Faculties of Reconstruction (in Fine Arts Departments)”
2010-2014 Arts educator in Volks Universiteit, Rotterdam
2010 Associate Prof.Dr.- IUE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2015 Prof.Dr.- IUE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2015 The founding chairman of the Faculty of Fine Arts - Master of Traditional Eastern Arts -IUE, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

AWARDS, SOME SPECIAL WORKS AND SOME CHOSEN EXHIBITIONS
2018 Studio 181, Kunst Route 11. Kralingen en Crooswijck Rotterdam
2017 Leiden Honorair Consulaat General van Turkije
2018 Zuid Holland - Kunstkijk Goeree Overflakkee 2018
2017 The Netherlands - Leiden, Leiden Honorair Consulaat General van Turkije (Individual Exhibition)
2016 The Netherlands - Coda Museum Catalogue, Art Competition in Belgium and Holland
2016 The Netherlands - Rotterdam, Studio 181, Kunst Route 10. Kralingen en Crooswijck
2016 The Netherlands - Zuid Holland, Kunstkijk (Individual Exhibition)
2015 The Netherlands - Rotterdam, V' Arts Galerie, (Individual Exhibition)
2014 Turkey - Izmir, Ege University 5th International Art Biennal
2012 Turkey - Denizli, “Turkey & Europa Without Frontiers”
2012 The Netherlands - Schiedam, Schiebaraj, Artist-in-restaurant 'POPUP' work with Sarah van der Pols and Marcel Wesdorp.
2012 The Netherlands - Rotterdam, IUE, Turkey-Netherlands Diplomatic Relations, "400 Year Friendly Portraits And Busts Of Pottery" with Francine Bisscheroux
2012 India - Kolkata (Calcutta), Gold Gallery, AVISKAR 7th Annual International Exhibition
2012 Italy - Roma, 6. Senso Gallery, “Turkey & Europa Without Frontiers”
2011 The Netherlands - Eindhoven, AES Art Works Gallery 1st Annual International Art Meeting (Public Jury Award)
2010 The Netherlands - Maastricht, Mosarte 2010: een kwart eeuw kunst beleven zonder drempels, 25 Jaar-S+ma Hommage aan de Culturele Hoofdstad van Europa 2010 Istanbul
2010 The Netherlands - Rotterdam, Erasmus University, “Faculty Club” Gallery (Individual Exhibition)
2010 Turkey - Denizli, Pamukkale University I.International Plastic Arts Colony
2009 Turkey - Ankara, Gazi University The Fine Arts Faculty, Gazi State Museum of Painting and Sculpture
“The Remains in Art of The Wars in the Turkish World -The Memory of Martyrs”
2009 The Netherlands - Middelburg, “Zijde” Museum, World of Silk Galerie
2009 The Netherlands - Hellevoetsluis, Nationaal Brandweer Museum
2008 The Netherlands - Maastricht, European Institute (Theme: Istanbul)
2008 Turkey - Istanbul, Artemis Art Center, Exhibition (Freedom)
2008 The Netherlands - Den Haag, European Community, International Art Project (The Woman of 3rd Development Countries and Menstruation Problems, Supporting with The Hollander Parlementer Mrs. Tjon A Ten and EEPA - Europe External Policy Advisors)
2008 Turkey - Bandirma, Manyas International Culture and Art Festival (The Bird Paradise)
2007 The Netherlands - Rotterdam, Erasmus University, Gallery of “Faculty Club” (Individual Exhibition)
2007 The Netherlands - Hellevoetsluis, Kunst Art Market, The Galerie of Kerk Aan de Ring
2007 Turkey - Istanbul, Çekirdek Art Center, International Painting Exhibition: “66 Women, 66 Art Works”
2007 The Netherlands - Rotterdam, Gallery Medea (Individual Exhibition)
2007 The Netherlands - Zevenkamp, Gallery Orion (Individual Exhibition)
2007 Turkey - Izmir, 2nd International Buca Education Faculty Visual Arts Meeting
2006 The Netherlands - Maastricht, Maastricht Art Fair - Gallery Slevrouwe
2006 The Netherlands - Brielle, Stadgalerie (Installations)
2005 Turkey - Izmir, The Female Artists of Izmir, The Painting and Sculpture Museum of The Turkish
Republic
2005 Turkey - Izmir, 1st International Buca Education Faculty Visual Arts Meeting
2005 Turkey - Izmir, City Hall Art Gallery, collective exhibition in “Honor of Atatürk”
2005 Turkey - Izmir, Ege University, Atatürk Cultural Art Gallery, collective exhibition of the academic
staff for the universiades
2004 Turkey - Izmir, State Museum of Painting and Sculpture, organization by Yeni Asir Newspaper
(Collective Exhibition)
2004 Turkey - Izmir, Is Bank Art Gallery, collective exhibition of academic staff
2004 Turkey - Istanbul, The Painting Competition of “Hope Foundation” at The Gallery of Lütfü Kirdar
2004 Turkey - Izmir, Iletisim Art Center Gallery
2004 Turkey - Izmir, Buca Educational Faculty Art Gallery, exhibition of video-art, installation and
performance within the concept of education and teaching
2004 Turkey - Ankara, The Art Competition in memory of Sefik Bursali – Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Culture and Tourism
2003 Iran - Teheran, Union of Turkey-Iran-Azerbaijan Academy Artists (Collective Exhibition)
2003 Turkey - Izmir, Ph.D. The Exhibition of Group at The American Culture Association
2003 Turkey - Izmir, Art Competition arranged by Art Foundation of Turgut Pura, (2nd Runner-up)
2002 Turkey - Izmir, Painting Competition of Turkish Female Artists, YG-21 Cities 1st National Women’s Activities (Special Jury Award)
2001 Turkey - Izmir, 9 Eylül University, Buca Education Faculty, Department of Fine Arts (Exhibition of Art Teachers, Graduates of 1970 through 1980)
2000 Turkey - Istanbul, Artemis Art Gallery (Individual Exhibition)
1999 Turkey - Denizli, paintings exhibited and utilized as separators at the Chamber of Commerce
1998 Turkey - Denizli, 3rd International Plastic Art Colonies
1997 Turkey - Denizli, 2nd International Plastic Art Colonies
1997 Germany - Regensburg, The Kolping House Gallery
1996 Turkey - Istanbul, Artemis Art Gallery (Individual Exhibition)
1996 Turkey - Denizli, The Art Gallery of Ana Insurance Company and Art Festival of Pamukkale
1996 Turkey - Istanbul, Artemis Art Gallery, Habitat - Turkish Art: Istanbul
1995 Turkey - Istanbul, Artemis Art Gallery, Istanbul: 100 Artists, 100 Art Works
1994 The Netherlands - Almelo, Gallery of Theater Hotel
1994 Turkey - Mersin, Gallery of The Chamber of Industry and Trade
1994 The Netherlands - Almelo, Gallery of New Public Library
1993 Turkey - Denizli, 1st Logo Design Competition by Emsan Company (2nd Runner-Up)
1992 Turkey - Antalya, 1st Painting Competition of Mayor of Antalya
1991 Turkey - Izmir, The Painting and Sculpture Museum of Turkish Republic (Collective Exhibition)
1989 Turkey - Balikesir, Ministry of Culture and Tourism Galleries of Turkish Republic,
1989 Turkey - Aydin, Ministry of Culture and Tourism Galleries of Turkish Republic
1989 Turkey - Denizli, Ministry of Culture and Tourism Galleries of Turkish Republic
1984 Turkey - Denizli, Logo Competition of Annual Grape Harvest Festival in Çal, (1st Runner-Up)
She showcased many individual exhibits of her own and has been a part of many collective exhibitions. Her paintings were placed in various venues which individual and state collections in Turkey and the other countries. She continues focusing on her artworks in her own studio in The Netherlands since 2006 and she have been the member of "Unesco - AIAP International Association of Art – UPSD”and Nederland Kunstinzicht.