E-Mail : alexwsabanciuniv.edu
Phone : 0216-483-9276
Personal Web :
Title : Instructor
Education :
PhD in Media Arts. Bournemouth University, The Media School, United Kingdom, 2016. https://ncca.bournemouth.ac.uk

 

MFA in Computer Arts - Animation. SCAD/Savannah College of Arts and Design, Georgia, United States of America, 2001. www.scad.edu

 

BA in Graphic Design - Art Direction. Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1998. www.limkokwing.net
Work Experience :

2002 - Current / Faculty member at Sabancı University Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design. Courses: Digital Modeling, Computer Animation, Digital Video, Motion Graphics and Arts. 


2001 - 2002 / Digital Art Artist at EA Games and 3DO.


1999 - 2001 / Teaching Assistant and Computer Arts Assistant at Savannah College of Arts and Design, Georgia, USA. (Computer Arts department)

Areas of Interest : 3D Animation, Motion Graphics, Digital Art and Design: Fictional, conceptual narratives and storytelling.

Photography, Video and Cinematography: Borderland, climate change, human and nature interrelationship.
Awards :
  • “Vanishing White” Video, 3rd Prize. “HOPE” 8th Season International Photography Award, 2018-2019. - The Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award, United Arab Emirates.  2019
  • Sabancı University Teaching Award - 2nd Prize (Graduate/Senior classes) 2017-2018. - Sabanci University, Turkey  2019
  • 1st Prize ("LOOP" - Animation Category) 18th Kisa-Ca Film Festival. - Selçuk University, Turkey.  2018
  • 3 Honorable Mentions. Climate Change: “Limited Geen”, “Resources” and “No Fly Zone”. - International Photography Award (IPA).  2017
  • 3rd Prize Winner. Video: "Realm of Forms". - Nikon Japan  2017
  • Grand Prize. “Arrow” - New York Center for Photographic Art, Manhattan, USA.  2017
  • Finalist. “The Red Sanctuary” series - Siena International Photo Awards, Italy.  2016
  • Finalist. “The Red Sanctuary” series - International Voies Off Award, Arles, France.  2016
  • Royal Reel Winner. “Ctrl+S” - International Animation Category - Canada International Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada.  2016
  • Winner of Best Animated Short Film. “AlieNation” - Social Machinery Film Festival, Mantua, Italy.  2016
  • Winner of Best Animated Short Film. “AlieNation” - International Euro Film Festival, Spain.  2016
  • 2nd Prize. “Realm of Forms” - Video/Moving Image - Head On International Photo Festival, Sydney, Australia.  2015
  • 3rd Prize. “Passing Moment”, Portrait and People category - The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Florida, USA.  2015
  • Honorable Mention. “Distant Neighbours”, Night Life category - Life Framer Photography, United Kingdom.  2015
  • Honorable Mention. “Way Home”, Landscape category - International Monochrome Photography Awards.  2015
  • The Aloha Accolade Award. “Jobwatch” Animation - Honolulu Film Awards, Hawaii.  2015
  • The Denali Award. “Jobwatch” Animation - Alaska International Film Award, USA.  2015
  • The Gold Lion Award. “Jobwatch” Animation - Barcelona International Film Festival, Spain.  2015
  • The Van Gogh Award. “Jobwatch” Animation, Special Jury Prize - Amsterdam International Film Festival, Netherlands.  2015
  • Two Honorable Mentions. "Arrow" - People and "Silence" Nature category - 10th Annual International Black and White Spider Award, USA.  2015
  • All Faculties, 1st Prize - Teaching Award. Graduating/Senior classes - Sabancı University, Istanbul, Turkey.  2014
  • Best Animated Comedy Award. “Jobwatch” Animation - International Epic Animation Game Festival, California, USA.  2014
  • Four Honorable Mentions. "Tunnel" - Architecture/Interiors category, "On The Road" - Fine Art/Abstract category, "Kasada Offering" - People/Culture category. "V-Diary" - Fine Art/Collage category - Moscow International Foto Awards, Russia.  2014
  • Honorable Mention. Silhouette - Passing Moment - 9th Annual International Black and White Spider Award, USA.  2014
  • 1st Prize, "A Reverse Of Time", Video Category - Global Nikon Award 2012-2013.  2013
  • Finalist, "After Lunch", Portrait Gallery - Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards, Malaysia.  2013
  • Finalist, "Survival Culture", Single Image Category - Renaissance Photography Prize, United Kingdom.  2013
  • Finalist, Open Category - Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards, Malaysia.  2012
  • Gold Medal - Best Photographer of The Show, "In and out of the mist" series - The Chinese Phoenix International Photography Biennial, China Photographers Association, China.  2012
  • Honorable Mention, "The Jokers Are Everywhere" - The Lumen Prize: International Digital Art Awards, United Kingdom.  2012
  • Six Bronze Medals - The EPSON International Photographic Pano Awards, Australia.  2012
  • Silver Medal, Professional category - "In and Out of The Mist" - PX3, France.  2011
  • 1st Prize - PX3 Peoples Choice Awards. Architecture category, "Arena" - PX3, France.  2010
  • International Black and White Spider Award (Honorable mention) - International Black and White Spider Award, USA.  2010
  • International Photography Award, Deeper Perspective, Landscape and Building category (Honorable mention) - Lucie Foundation.  2010
  • Teaching Award - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences - Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey.  2010
  • 1st Prize - PX3 Peoples Choice Awards. Performing Arts catgeory, “Cultural Dances” - PX3, France.  2009
  • 2nd Prize, Landscape and cityscape category. Architectural Maze (Conflux - A Massive Union) - The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, United Kingdom.  2009
  • Color Master Cup 2009, 3rd place - Architecture (Honor of Distinction) - World Photographic Arts Corporation Ltd, USA.  2009
  • Honorable mention - The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, United Kingdom.  2009
  • International Photography Award, 3rd place - Architecture category - Building - Pilsner Urquell - International Photography Awards, USA.  2008
  • Honorable Mention - Pilsner Urquell - International Photography Awards, USA.  2007
  • 35th Creativity Annual Award - International.Landographix website - Award of Distinction.Publish in 35th Creativity Annual Book. (Collaboration with Didem Wong) - International Creativity Annual, USA.  2006
  • All Faculties, 3rd Prize - Teaching Award. Graduating/Senior classes - Sabancı University, Istanbul, Turkey.  2006
  • International Photography Awards 2006 Professional Photographer of the Year: Nature Category. Landscapes: 2nd place - "Realm of Endless Stretch". Seasons: 2nd Place - "Spring breeze". Plus, 10 Honorable Mentions - International Photography Awards, USA.  2006
  • 2nd Metro Kisa Short Film Competition - 3rd Prize winner - Metro Group Turkiye & TURSAK VAKFI, Turkey.  2005
  • HOW Annual International Design Competition - F&W Publications, Cincinnati, USA.  2005
  • Ottawa International Animation Festival - "Blooming Tin" (Special screening) - Nelvana, Telefilm Canada & National Film Board of Canada.  2004
  • Treasure of Istanbul (2 Honorable mention) - Fujifilm and Ministry of Culture, Turkey.  2003
  • Annual California SUN International Animation Festival. - "Mind Addiction" (Award Winner of Best Visual Effects) - California SUN International Animation Festival, USA.  2002
  • Annual Los Angeles International Short Film Festival - "Mind Addiction" (Nominee) - Los Angeles International Short Film Festival, USA.  2002
  • Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival - "Mind Addiction" (Nominee) - San Diego Asian Film Festival, USA.  2002
  • 1st Prize, CMYK Magazine (Issue.No15) - CMYK Design Magazine, USA.  2001
  • Nikon Professional Photographer Forum Annual Competition (Honorable mention) - NIKON, USA.  2001
  • Durango Film Festival - "Cigarette Tree" (Nominee) - Durango Film Festival, Colorado, USA.  2000
  • Savannah International Film And Video Festival - "Cigarette Tree" (Nominee) - Savannah International Film And Video Festival, Georgia, USA.  2000
  • 1st Prize, SCAD Far From Home Poster Design - Savannah College of Art and Design, USA.  1999
  • 1st Prize, SCAD International Students Festival Poster Design - Savannah College of Art and Design, USA.  1999
  • International Photo Library Award (Gold medal) - International Photo Library Chicago, USA.  1999
  • 1st Prize, Canon Annual Photography Award (Sport/Action) - CANON, Malaysia.  1998
  • 1st Prize, Fujifilm Annual Photography Award - FUJIFILM, Malaysia.  1998
Publications :
Article
Wong, Yoong Wah Alex (2019) "In and out of the mist: an artistic investigation of borderland and community", Athens Journal of Mass Media and Communications, Vol.5, No.3, 213-232 (NA)
Book
Wong, Yoong Wah Alex, "Mindscapes: photographic encounters, Liew, Samantha (ed.), Singapore: 2902 Gallery, June 2012
Wong, Yoong Wah Alex, In and out of the mist, Shine, Cathryn (ed.), Christchurh, New Zealand: University of Canterbury, June 2011
Wong, Yoong Wah Alex, Landographix: harmonious elements of photography, Ling, Hew Pit (ed.), Malaysia: Photo Creator Publication, March 2004
Book Section / Chapter
Wong, Yoong Wah Alex, "KLPA - Kuala Lumpur International Photography Awards", KLPA, Steven, Lee (ed.), Malaysia: explorenatişon.net, August 2012, 93-95
Wong, Yoong Wah Alex, "An eye for an ear", Photography Open Salon Arles 2012, Karas, Vanja (ed.), United Kingdom: Ubyu, July 2012, 81-81
Papers in Conference Proceedings
Wong, Yoong Wah Alex, "2D to 3D non photo realistic character transformation and morphing (computer animation)", Papanikos, Gregory T. (ed.), 1st Annual International Conference on Fine and Performing Arts, Athens, Greece: Athens Institute for Education and Research, August 2010, 181-181
SU Öncesi Yayınları:

March 2004: Solo: "Landographix: Harmonious Elements Of Photography", Hew Pit Ling (ed.), Malaysia: Photo Creator Publication. ISBN: 983-2968-00-3, 180 Pages.

August 2006: "Landographix website", Creativity 35, David E. Carter (ed.), New York: HarperCollins Publication.

2010: Group: When The Jokers Are Everywhere: Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Issue No.9, pg 48-49.

June 2011: Solo: "In and Out of The Mist", University of Canterbury Publication, New Zealand.

August 2012: Group: "KLPA - Kuala Lumpur International Photography Awards", KLPA, Malaysia: explorenatison.net, pg 93-95.

July 2012: Group: "An eye for an ear", Photography Open salon Arles 2012, United Kingdom: Ubyu, pg 81.

July 2012: Group: "155th International Print Exhibition", The Royal Photographic Society Catalogue, United Kindgom. ISBN: 978-0-904495-03-4, pg 26-26.

June 2012: Solo: Mindscapes: Photographic Encounters: 2902 Gallery, Singapore. ISBN: 978-981-07-2299-9, 204 Pages.

September 2013: Group: "Renaissance Photography Prize 2013", United Kingdom. The Wapping Project Bankside, pg 60-61.

2016: Group: "159th International Print Exhibition", The Royal Photographic Society Catalogue, ISBN: 978-0-904495-13-3.100 Pages. United Kindgom. pg 30. 

2016: Group: 40th Anniversary of World Alliance Artists Society Catalogue and Collection. ISBN:978-986-82485-5-7. 200 Pages. “In and Out of the Mist”, pp 43-44. Hualien Art Society Association, Taiwan.

2016: Group: Life Framer, Edition II Annual. United Kingdom. 62 Pages. “Between Neighbours”, pp 45-46.

2018: Group: PORTRAITS – Hellerau Photography Award. “Jihad Girl – After Lunch”. ISBN: 978-3-9817866-3-7. 120 Pages, pp 70-71. Germany.

2018: Group: Kolga Tbilisi Photo. “Arrow”, “Ice Canvas” and “Resources”. ISBN: 978-9941-27-916-4. 352 Pages. pp 112-113. Georgia.

2019: The Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award International Annual Book. HOPE 8th Season, “Vanishing White”, page 83. ISBN 9-789948-389118. 253 pages.

July 2019: In and Out of the Mist: An Artistic Investigation of Borderland and Community. 20 pages. Athens Journal of Mass Media and Communications (AJMMC). e-ISSN: 2407-9499. Volume 5, Issue 3, Pages 213-232. DOI: 10.30958/ajmmc/v5i3  https://www.athensjournals.gr/media/2019-5-3-4-Wong.pdf

 

Selected Exhibitions:

17 - 21 August 2019: Solo, “Vanishing White” series, Dali International Photography Exhibition, Yunnan, China.

25 - 26 May 2019: Exhibitor, “Reverse Forward” video, Kharkiv International Festival of Arts and Travel, Ukraine.

5 - 7 April 2019: Exhibitor, “Loop” animation, Kingstoon 2019, University of Technology, Jamaica.

12 March 2019: HIPA 2018-2019 Awards Recipients  “Vanishing White” video, Dubai Opera. United Arab Emirates.

6 - 22 March 2019: Solo, “Vanishing White” series, FASS Art Gallery, Sabancı University. Istanbul, Turkey.

31 January - 3 February 2019: Exhibitor, “Vanishing White” and “In and Out of The Mist series”, 27th Edition Photo Los Angeles, Barker Hangar, Santa Monica, California, United States of America. Artworks represented by CAC International.

22 October 2018: Exhibitor, “Loop” animation, 18th Kisa-Ca Film Festival, Selcuk University, Turkey.

1 - 15 June 2018: Exhibitor, “Ice Canvas” - Head On Landscape, Metro Gallery, Auckland Festival of Photography, New Zealand.

7 - 24 May 2018: Exhibitor, “Ice Canvas” - Landscape, Head On Photo Festival, The Parliament of New South Wales, Fountain Court Gallery, Macquarie Street, Sydney, Australia.

4 - 30 May 2018: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary”, All About Photo Awards, Daylighted Photography Art, Phoenix Hotel, San Francisco, United States.

4 - 10 May 2018: Exhibitor, “Ice Canvas, Arrow and Resources”, Kolga Tbilisi Photo Festival, I. Grishashvili Tbilisi History Museum. Tbilisi, Georgia.

9 - 20 April 2018: Solo, “In and Out of The Mist” series, Main Foyer of Gdansk University, Poland.

8 March - 31 May 2018: Exhibitor, Revisited - Head On Landscape Prize, “The Vanishing Caves”, Artspace 0, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Australia.

8 February - 2 April 2018: Exhibitor,"Jihad Girl - After Lunch". Art Center Dresden, Germany. http://en.hellerau.org/

15 - 31 January 2018: Exhibitor, H2O "The Vanishing Caves", Linus Gallery of Contemporary Art, Long Beach, Southern California, United States of America.

1 - 31 December 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Center of Excellence, London, United kingdom.

8 - 12 November 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Porte de Versailles, Salon de la Photo, Paris, France.

21 - 30 November 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", National Centre for the Performing Arts, Mumbai, India.

3 - 16 November 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society, New Delhi, India.

24 - 30 October 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Nikon Plaza Shinjuku, The Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.

10 - 21 October 2017: Exhibitor, "Resources", Renaissance Photography Prize, Getty Images Gallery London, United kingdom.

6 - 31 October 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Nikon Plaza Guangzhou, China.   

30 September - 30 October 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Nikon Photo Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic.

16 September - 8 October 2017: Exhibitor, “By the Sea”, International Vincent Van Gogh Photo Award, Museum Vincentre Nuenen, Rotary Club Nuenen, The Netherlands.

7 - 30 September 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Nikon Plaza Beijing, China.

19 - 30 August 2017: Exhibitor, “In and Out of The Mist”, Agora Gallery, 32nd Chelsea International Fine Art, 2017, New York, United States of America.

8 -31 August 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Nikon Plaza Shanghai, China.

29 July - 2 August 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Daikanyama T-Site Garden Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.

24 July - 30 September 2017: Exhibitor, Video "Realm of Forms", Nikon Museum, Tokyo, Japan.

11 - 21 July 2017: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary”, Blue Drill Hall, Retina Scottish International Photography Festival, Edinburg, Scotland.

10 June - 1 July 2017: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary”, Titanic Museum, Belfast International Photography Festival, Northern Ireland.

23 - 26 May 2017: Exhibitor, Animation “AlieNation”, Brazil International Film Festival. Municipal Theater of the City Hall of Teresopolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

5 - 26 May 2017: Exhibitor, “The Vanishing Caves” - Landscape, Head On Photo Festival, The Parliament of New South Wales, Fountain Court Gallery, Macquarie Street, Sydney, Australia.

22 April - 3 June 2017: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary”, The Civic, Art Center Barnsley, England.

18 - 29 April 2017: Exhibitor, “Arrow” and “The Red Sanctuary”, Jadite Gallery, New York Center for Photographic Art, Manhattan, New York, United States of America.

9 - 12 March 2017: Exhibitor, Animation “AlieNation”, Global Cinema Film Festival of Boston, Studio Cinema Belmont. Massachusetts, USA.

14 January - 11 March 2017: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary”, The Museum of Somerset, Taunton, England.

14 - 19 January 2017: Exhibitor, “Stranger”, The Stockholm Diary, Gallery Norrsken, Stockholm, Sweden.

14 December 2016 - 7 January 2017: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary” series, University of Brighton, England.

24 November - 6 December 2016: Exhibitor, “Human Being, Being Human” series, Galeria Miejska, City Gallery of Wroclaw, Poland.

16 November - 11 December 2016: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary”, Royal Albert Hall, London. England.

29 October - 30 November 2016: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary”, Siena Art Photo Travel Festival 2016, Strada Massetana Romana 50/A 53100 Siena, Italy.

13 - 18 October 2016: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary”, The Royal Photographic Society Print Exhibition 159, Photomonth International Photography Festival, East London. Old Truman Brewery (Brick Lane, F Block G4), England.

29 September - 9 October 2016: Exhibitor, “Resources”, Headon Landscape Prize. Indian Photography Festival, State Art Gallery Madhapur, Hyderabad, India.   

19 - 26 September 2016: Exhibitor, Animation “AlieNation”, Davis International Film Festival, California, United States of America.

26 August - 30 December 2016: Solo, “Minus 30 Celsius” series, SAFRA touring exhibition, Singapore Armed Forces National Service Association, Singapore.

22 August - 2 September 2016: Solo, “Minus 30 Celsius” series, CoDA Gallery, Taylor's University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2016: Exhibitor, Animation “AlieNation”, International Euro Film Festival, Madrid, Spain. Winner of Best Animated Short Film.

29 - 31 July 2016: Exhibitor, Animation “AlieNation”, Social Machinery International Film Festival, Ostiglia, Province of Mantua, Italy. Winner of Best Animated Short Film.

20 July 2016: Exhibitor, Animation “AlieNation”, Los Angeles Cine Fest, California, USA.

4 - 9 July 2016: Exhibitor, “The Red Sanctuary” series, Voies Off Arles Photo Festival, Archbishop’s Palace of Arles, France.

25 June - 27 July 2016: Exhibitor, “In and Out of the Mist” series, World Alliance Artists Society, Taiwan.

1 - 2 June 2016: Keynote Speaker and International Jury, “Realm of Forms”, Visualizing the Quizzes, International Student Cuts Film Festival, Maribor, Slovenia.

26 May - 19 June 2016: Exhibitor, "Art vs Trash" and “Between Neighbours”,  Darkroom Gallery, Vermont, United States of America.

2 May - 10 June 2016: Exhibitor, “Resources” - Landscape, Head On Photo Festival, The Parliament of New South Wales, Macquarie Street, Sydney, Australia.

8 - 9 April 2016: Exhibitor, “CTRL+S”, Canada International Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada. Winner of Royal Reel Award.

19 - 26 February 2016: Exhibitor, “Between Neighbours”, Officine Fotografiche, Rome, Italy.

20 - 23 January 2016: Exhibitor, “CTRL+S”, An animated short film at the New Wave International Film Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria.

7 - 16 January 2016: Exhibitor, “Between Neighbours”, Menier Gallery, London, United Kingdom.

12 - 18 December 2015: Exhibitor, “Between Neighbours”, Juraplatz Art Space, 2502 Biel/Bienne, Switzerland.

4 - 11 December 2015: Exhibitor, “Between Neighbours”, Oberkampf Gallery, 103 Rue Saint Maur, Paris, France.

27 November - 1 December 2015: Exhibitor, “CTRL+S”, XIV St. Petersburg International Festival of Debut and Films, Russia.

11 - 18 November 2015: Exhibitor, “Between Neighbours”, "Night Life", International Juried Exhibition. Think Thank Gallery, Los Angeles, United States of America.

1 - 6 November 2015: Exhibitor, “CTRL+S”, 2° Festival De Cinema De Caruaru, Brazil.

29 October - 1 November 2015: Exhibitor, “Blue Waves”, Miri Trade Fair 8, The Imperial Mall, Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia. Miri Photographic Society, Sarawak.

24 - 25 October 2015: Exhibitor, “Jobwatch” An animated short film at the Mongolia International Film Festival, Ulan Bator, Mongolia.

9 - 11 October 2015: Solo, “Minus 30 Celsius” series, Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival, Malaysia.

4 - 28 September 2015: Exhibitor, “Kasada Offering” and “Passing Moment”  at Black, White and Everything in Between International Group Exhibition, SE Center for Photography, South Carolina, United States of America.

15 - 21 August 2015: Exhibitor, “CTRL+S”, Cebu International Documentary Film Festival, Cebu City, Philippines.

14 - 31 August 2015: Exhibitor, “Human being and being human” Cultural Center Browar B. Wloclawek, Poland.

30 July - 2 August 2015: Exhibitor, “In and Out of the Mist”,  Ariano International Film Festival, Italy.

1 - 30 July 2015: Exhibitor, “Between Neighbours”, London, United Kingdom. http://www.life-framer.com/

7 - 25 June 2015: Exhibitor, “Between Neighbours” - Cityscape, Blank Wall Gallery,12 Yakinthou Street, 11364, Athens, Greece.

5 June - 31 July 2015: Exhibitor, “Passing Moment”, The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Florida, United States of America.

1 - 20 May 2015: Exhibitor, “Day Break” - Shadow and Light at Black Box Gallery, Portland, Oregon, United States of America.

1 - 31 May 2015: Exhibitor, “Limited Green” - Landscape, Head On Photo Festival, The Parliament of New South Wales, Macquarie Street, Sydney, Australia.

5 May - 6 June 2015: Exhibitor, “Realm of Forms” - Video, Head On International Photo Festival, Brenda May Gallery, Dank Street, Sydney, Australia.

30 April 2015: Exhibitor, “Jobwatch” An animated short film at the Amsterdam Film Festival, Netherlands.

21 - 24 January 2015: Exhibitor, “Jobwatch” An animated short film at the New Wave International Film Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria.

22 - 23 November 2014: Exhibitor, "Jobwatch" An animated short film at the Epic Animation Game Festival, Albany, California, United States of America.

4 - 24 November 2014: Solo, "In and Out of the Mist" series, PH21 Gallery, Szkene Theatre, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary.

8 - 31 October 2014: Exhibitor, "Being Human and Human Being" CoDA Gallery, Taylor's University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

17 - 19 October 2014: Exhibitor, "Jobwatch" An animated short film at 14th International Students Film Festival Pisek, Czech Republic.

3 - 27 September 2014: Exhibitor, "When Good and Evil Reveal", Regional Cultural Centre of Kolozberg, Poland.

11-14 September 2014: Exhibitor, "Jobwatch" An animated short film at the BornShorts Film Festival, Svaneke, Denmark.

12-17 August 2014: Exhibitor, "Jobwatch" An animated short film at the 11th ANONIMUL International Independent Film Festival, Bucharest, Romania.

18 - 21 June 2014: Exhibitor, "In The Middle Of No Where", Unlimited Grain Gallery, the Netherlands. Dorpsstraat 30-2912 CB - Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel - The Netherlands.

1 - 22 May 2014: Exhibitor, "Inside Out" PH21 Gallery, Szkene Theatre, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary.

11 - 17 April 2014: Exhibitor, "A Reverse of Time", Athens International Film and Video Festival. Athens, Ohio, United Stated of America.

4 - 23 April 2014: Exhibitor, "In and Out of the Mist" series, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, United States of America.

7 March 2014: Exhibitor, "In and Out of the Mist" series, See.Me Exhibition Space, 29-19 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, New York, United States of America.

1 - 30 Dec 2013: Participants, "The Missing Green" Han Pijesak International Photo Exhibition, Bosna and Herzegovina.

25 Nov 2013 - Ongoing: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist" series, Global Nikon  website. http://www.nikon-photocontest.com/en/winners/portfolio/modal03.html

10 - 25 Oct 2013: Exhibitor, "On The Road" CODA Gallery, Taylor's University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

3 - 16 Oct 2013: Exhibitor, "A Reverse Of Time"  Global Nikon Award Winner Showcase 2012-2013, Osaka Nikon Gallery, Osaka, Japan.

3 - 7 Sept 2013: Exhibitor, "Survival Culture - Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region" Renaisance Photography Award - Wapping Project Bankside, Central London, United Kingdom.

28 Aug - 10 Sept 2013: Exhibitor, "A Reverse Of Time" Global Nikon Award Winner Showcase 2012-2013, Ginza Nikon Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.

1 - 14 Aug 2013: Solo, "On The Road", Objectifs Gallery, Centre for Photography and Filmmaking, Singapore.

11 - 26 July 2013: Exhibitor, "The Jokers Are Everywhere", Lumen Prize Exhibition 50 Artists, Treberfydd Art Exhibition at Treberfydd House,  Wales, United Kindgom.

23 May - 23 June 2013: Exhibitor, "After Lunch", The 5th Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards, Galeri Petronas, KLCC Suria, Petronas Twin Tower, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

17 April - 9 May 2013: Exhibitor, Creating Together - "On The Road", Earl Lu Gallery, Lasalle College of The Arts, Singapore.

15 - 30 April 2013: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", RPS 155th International Print Exhibition, Smethwick Photographic Society, The Old School House, Oldbury, United Kingdom.

28 March - 17 April 2013: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", Photography Open Salon South-East Asia, ChinaHouse, 153-155 Beach Street, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.

8 - 17 March 2013: Exhibitor, "The Jokers Are Everywhere", The Space Gallery, Hong Kong, China.

3 March 2013: Exhibitor, "Vanish", Millennium Images Gallery, London, United Kingdom.

23 Feb - 3 March 2013: Exhibitor, "The Jokers Are Everywhere", FQ Projects, Shanghai, China.

23 Feb - 7 April 2013: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", RPS 155th International Print Exhibition, Bodelwyddan Castle Museum and Gallery, Rhyl, Denbighshire, United Kindgom.

7 - 10 Feb 2013: Exhibitor, "The Jokers Are Everywhere", Robert's Books, Latvia.

22 - 26 Jan 2013: Exhibitor, "The Jokers Are Everywhere", Gallery 27, Cork Street, London, United Kingdom.

14 Jan - 17 Feb 2013: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", RPS 155th International Print Exhibition, University of Bolton, Faculty of Arts and Technology, Deane Road Bolton, United Kindgom.

10 Jan - 3 Feb 2013: Exhibitor, "Rare Earth", Darkroom Gallery, Vermont, United States of America.

6 - 18 Dec 2012: Solo, "In and out of the mist", The Chinese Phoenix International Photography Biennial, China. Phoenix Stadium, XiangXi district, Western Hunan, China.

17 Nov 2012 - 5 Jan 2013: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", RPS 155th International Print Exhibition, Rook Lane Chapel Gallery, Bath Street, Frome, Somerset, United Kindgom.

Oct 2012: Exhibitor, "Brushed by the Wind", Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival, Mid Valley Exhibition Centre, Malaysia.

15 Sept - 10 Nov 2012: Exhibitor,"In and out of the mist", RPS 155th International Print Exhibition, Banbury Museum and Gallery, Spiceball Pard Road, Banbury, Oxon, United Kingdom.

20 - 30 Sept 2012: Solo, "In and out of the mist", Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao UNESCO Herritage Old Town, Shanxi, China.

23 Aug - 23 Sept, 2012: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", Punkt Gallery - Gdansk Society of Art Gallery, Poland.

2 July - 23 Sept, 2012: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", Arles Photography Open Salon, Galeri Huit, Arles, France.

19 July - 2 Sept 2012: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", Griffin Museum of Photography, 18th Annual Juried Exhibition, United States of America.

19 July - 9 Sept 2012: Exhibitor,"In and out of the mist", RPS 155th International Print Exhibition, Allen and Overy LLP, One Bishops Square, London, United Kingdom.

1 June - 30 Nov 2012: Exhibitor, "Community at Risk", International Conservation Photography Awards, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington, Seattle, United States of America. 

19 June- 1 July 2012: Exhibitor, Open Now -  "In and out of the mist", Gallery of Photography, Dublin, Ireland.

2 - 17 June 2012: Exhibitor, "In and out of the mist", Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards, Warehouse Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

24 - 27 May 2012, The Epson International Photographic Pano Awards Exhibition, PMA 2012 Imaging & Entertainment Expo & Convention, Melbourne, Australia.

3 - 24 May 2012: Exhibitor, Open Now -  "In and out of the mist", Belfast Photo Factory, Belfast, Ireland.

19 April - 5 May 2012: Exhibitor, "Night Light", Darkroom Gallery, Vermont, United States of America.

1 March 2012 - Current: Exhibitor, “Through Asian Eyes” Passage exhibition - "Survival Culture, Story Lands "Xinjiang" Nikon Asia, Middle East and Oceania official site.

12 - 30 Dec 2011: Solo, "In and out of the mist", Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery.

5 - 22 Oct 2011: Solo, "In and out of the mist", 2902 Gallery, Singapore.

12 - 21 Oct 2011: Exhibitor, "In and out, now and then", CODA Gallery, Taylor's University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

5 - 30 Sept 2011: Exhibitor, ISEA2011 International "PRINT - Pacific Rim Meets Istanbul", Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey. 

29 June - 1 July 2011: Solo, "In and out of the mist", Ilam Gallery, School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, New Zealand.

10 March - 8 April 2011: Solo, "In and out of the mist", Galleria Arte Lourdes Saraiva de Queiroz, Uberlandia, Brazil.

1 - 4 July 2010: Exhibitor, "Adile", SIGMAD Animation Festival 2010, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Mostoles, Spain.

1 - 10 July 2010: Exhibitor, "Warlords and idiots share the same name", PhotoIreland Festival, City Arts Building, Dublin, Ireland.

13 - 30 April 2010: Exhibitor, "Now and Then, Here and There", Earl Lu gallery, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore.

8 - 30 March 2010: Solo, "Survival Culture – Story Lands, XinJiang, Uyghur autonomous region", Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery.

15 Oct 2009 - 15 May 2010: Exhibitor, "Different but Same", Professional Nikon Centre, E-Gallery, Berjaya Times Square, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

1 - 14 Sept 2009: Exhibitor, "Different but Same", Wei Ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.                               

22 - 25 July 2009: Exhibitor, Px3 Essence of "Water" Winners Showcase, Espace Dupon Gallery, Paris, France.

7 - 23 July 2009: Exhibitor, "A new wave of responsive images", "The Month of Photography in Tokyo", A Malaysia Contemporary Photography exhibit, Museum of Higasnikawa, Hokkaido, Japan.

8 - 18 July 2009: Exhibitor, "Konfrontacje 2", Plama Gdansk Cultural Centre, Poland.

18 - 27 June 2009: Exhibitor, Px3 Essence of Water Winners Showcase, Farmani Gallery, New York, United States of America.

27 May - 9 June 2009: Exhibitor, "A new wave of responsive images", "The Month of Photography in Tokyo", A Malaysia Contemporary Photography exhibit, Nikon Ginza Gallery Tokyo, Japan.

23 - 26 May 2009: Exhibitor, "Creative economies", 9th ASEM Foreign Ministers Meeting, National Convention Center, Hanoi, Vietnam.

16 -31 May 2009: Exhibitor, "Creative economies", Asia-Europe Photographers' Forum 2009, Malaysia National Art Gallery and Annexe Gallery.

2 - 30 April 2009: Exhibitor, "A new wave of responsive images", A Malaysian Contemporary Photography Exhibit, Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery.

13 - 18 Feb 2009: Exhibitor, "The extended moment", Desotorow & TruSpace Galleries, Savannah, Georgia. United States of America.

4 Dec 2008 - 5 Jan 2009: Exhibitor, "Threefold" - Conceptual photography works, Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

7 Nov - 5 Dec 2007: Solo, "Survival Culture - Story Lands, Tibet autonomous region", Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

16 Oct - 15 Nov 2007: Exhibitor, "Empty Eyes - South East Asian Photographers Exhibit", Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

9 - 30 Aug 2007: Exhibitor, "Konfrontacje", Oficyna Gallery, Gdansk, Poland.

16 Oct - 15 Nov 2006: Exhibitor, "Empty Eyes", Reality In Contrast, Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

3 - 30 Oct 2005: Solo, "La View - Larger Than Life", Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

8 - 16 Oct 2005: Exhibitor, “Portraits”, 15th Istanbul Art Fair, TÜYAP Exhibition Center, Istanbul, Turkey.

1 - 30 Aug 2005: Exhibitor, "Accessing the Timeless Nature and Figure Passion", Nowa Oficyna Gallery, Gdansk, Poland.

10 July - 10 Sept 2005: Exhibitor, "History of Malaysia Photography", National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

8 - 30 Nov 2004: Exhibitor, "Retouring The Taste of Arts", Sabancı University, FASS Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey. 

20 March - 20 April 2004: Exhibitor, "The Treasures of İstanbul", Yerebatan Sarnıcı/ The Basilica Cistern, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

MA Thesis Supervisorship:

2018 - 2019 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Ecem Köklükaya. Thesis title: “Bride: Comes with A Price - A Visual Narrative of Bride Exchange and Child Marriage”. Sabancı University.

2018 - 2019 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Alicem Batmansuyu. Thesis title: “Looking at instructional animations through the frame of virtual camera”. Sabancı University.

2016 - 2018 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Ayşe Aydogan. Thesis title: “Lived and Lost Spaces: A study on the use of personal space in contemporary art”. Sabancı University.

2015 - 2016 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Misia Mormina. Thesis title: “The Dream Screen: An Artistic Analysis of The Representation of Dreams in Cinema”. Sabancı University.

2014 - 2015 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Aljaz Tepina. Thesis title: “Attention Please: Understanding Directing Attention in Video”. Sabancı University.

2014 - 2015 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Zeynep Özel. Thesis title: “Current Practices of Turkish Independent Movie Title Sequences: A Survey and Analysis of Title Sequences in New Turkish Cinema”. Sabancı University.

2012 - 2014 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Okan Efe Öğretmen. Thesis title: “Transformation Hacivat-Karagöz shadow play to an interactive-educational computer game.” Işik University.

2011 - 2012 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Candaş Demirel. Thesis title: “Destruction of Living Spaces: 3D Digital Origami for Children between 7- 12”. Sabancı University.

2010 - 2011 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Çağrı Küçüksayraç. Thesis title: “Artist Statement: The Invasions of the Mutants on Streets as a Graffiti (Street Art).” Sabancı University.

2010 - 2011 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Yiğit Yüksel. Thesis title: “Pilav: A Modest Attempt to Represent Male Circumcision Traditions in Turkey via Animation.” Sabancı University.

2008 - 2009 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Burak Niyazi Kurt. Thesis title: “An Interpretion of Cinematic Storytelling through Three Different Media (3D Animation, Stop-Motion Animation and Live-Action).” Sabancı University.

2007 - 2008 Supervisor. MA Thesis. Ferhat Şen. Thesis title: “Critique Duo: Cinematography and language of expression of mental disorder and representation via film making. ” Sabancı University.