Poet, writer and painter (b. 26 September 1962, Merzifon / Amasya). He graduated from the Painting Department of İstanbul State Academy of Fine Arts (1983). After completing his master studies at the same department, he worked at the workshops of Neşet Günal and Devrim Erbil. He held his first personal exhibition in Yonca Art Gallery of Garanti Bank in İstanbul in 1989. Then, he returned to his hometown Merzifon and continued his studies there.
His poems and short stories have been published in reviews such as Beyaz, Gösteri, Sombahar, Ludingirra and Kaşgar since 1982. He collected the Hürriyet Gösteri Review Painting Contest Achievemet Award in 1984.
POETRY: Dünya Efendileri (The Lords of World, 1987), Yeşil Alev (Green Fire, 1991), Dünya Bana Aynısını Anlatacak (The World Will Tell Me the Same Thing, 1995), Çiçek Dünyalar (The Flower Worlds, 1996).
SHORT STORY: Dünyadan Çıkış Yolları (The Exits from the World, 1990), Dünyada Anılara Bakıyorum (I Look at the Memories in the World, 1991).