Berka Beste Kopuz
Born in 1995 in Bursa, Berka Beste Kopuz completed her undergraduate education in 2017 at Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Painting Department with a double major in Graphic Design Department. She benefits these fields in her photography-based works.
During her studies, Beste started producing works focused on notions of city and memory. In her works which are based on the idea of illness, she underpins this view by incorporating the illuminated panels into her art practice.
Mamut Art Project 2017, BASE 2017, CAPTCHA Design Festival, Mixer, Space Debris, BAK are among the places where the artist’s works are exhibited. The artist puts the audience in the center of her works and thinks that the audience is a part of the works she produces. Based on this, she pays attention to the interactive feature of her works.
Currently, she lives in Istanbul.