He was born in Hopa in 1959. He completed his primary and high school education in Hopa, undergraduate in the Department of Painting of Faculty of Education in Gazi University. He finished his Master Degree in 1986 and Proficiency in Art (Doctorate) in the Department of Graphic Design of Faculty of Fine Arts, Hacettepe University in 1992. He worked as a Research Assistant, Lecturer and Assistant Professor in the same department. He also worked on some administrative duties, academic boards and commissions. He consulted a large number of Master’s and Doctoral / Proficiency thesis and served as a member of Selection Committee. He published many articles in the subject of Art and Design, presented papers in some symposiums, conducted the sessions, took part in the projects and the artistic workshops. He conducted two personal exhibitions as well as participated many national and international exhibitions. He won some prizes in one national and three international competitions. His works of art have been exhibited in some local and abroad collections.
He has continued his academic career as a Lecturer in the Department of Graphic Design of Faculty of Arts and Design, Near East University since 2006. He has also carried out some tasks as a Vice-Dean of the Faculty and as a Head of the Department of Plastic Arts. He is single and father of one.