Ilker Cinarel (Born in Izmir - Turkey) graduated in MA Fine Art Contemporary Practice, University College Falmouth in September 2011 with a Distinction and winner of Sandra Blow Award 2011. Now Living and working in the UK, London and St. Ives. Works have been exhibited in the Istanbul Biennale - Passion and The New Waver and in exhibitions both in the UK and Turkey. Research projects have included an internship with Hoeschst and Retsch porcelain companies in Germany. Recent works are held in private collections. Education 2009 - 2011 University College Falmouth, MA Fine Art Contemporary Practice (Distinction) 2000 - 2001 London College of Fashion, Fashion Design, London 1995 - 1999 Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts, BA (Hons), Ceramic and Sculpture, Istanbul Awards 2011 Sandra Blow Award Search about the Bavaria porcelains, Hoechst Ceramic Tec., Retsch Porcelain Factory, Nurmberg, Germany 2007 - 2012 Several works in private collections Teaching 2013 to present Associate Lecturer at University Falmouth 2012 to present Tutor at St Ives School of painting Solo Exhibitions 2013 Unexpected package, (video and performance), Klup Kulah, Istanbul 2008 Am I Wrong? Shipton Gallery, London 2007 Openness The Gas Works Fulham, London 2001 Elite Fabric Show, Trend Area Design, Earls Court, London 2000 Christmas Ball, Interior Design and Art Woks, Hilton, Istanbul 1999 Embracer, Modern dance performance, Costume Design, Babylon Istanbul Group Exhibitions 2014 Love, The Montage, London 2014 INNternal, Halsetown, UK 2013 Drawing the Line, Millenium gallery, St Ives 2013 Porthmeor Studios, St Ives 2013 Square Eye Istanbul, Istanbul Kultur University & Falmouth - UK 2012 Dark Times, Cmr Gallery, Redruth, UK 2012 Mail Art, Decentralized Network Congress, USA, Serbia, Argentina, Italy 2012 Act Of, Test bed 1 Gallery, London 2012 4 33,Cmr Gallery, Redruth, UK 2012 PLAP, St Ives Harbour, St Ives, UK 2012 New Visions, Cmr Gallery, Redruth, UK 2012 Square Eye Bologna, Exchange Gallery - UK & Italy 2012 Paper People, Gulval Chapel, Gulval 2012 Liminal Bodies, Exchange Gallery, Penzance 2012 Spring, Smoke House Gallery, London 2012 Weld, Autonomous Zone, Caz Project Space, Penzance 2011 This Will Make You Human Too, PZ Gallery, Penzance 2011 This Will Make You Human, UCF, Falmouth 2010 Interim Show UCF, Falmouth 2009 Space, New Craftsman Gallery, St Ives 2007 A new collective Chelsea Old Town hall, London 2000 Gulcicek, (Painting), Istanbul 1999 Passion and the New Wave, 6th Istanbul Biennale, Istanbul 1999 Les PROJECTIONS D ARGIL, 2nd international Ceramic Film Festival, Montpellier - France 1999 Metamorphosis, Istanbul faculty of Architecture's Gallery, Istanbul 1999 Graduate BA Show, Marmara University of Fine Art, Istanbul PUBLICATIONS 2013 - Interview with Artist Aesthetip online magazine By Steve Kenyon 2013 - Bu sikici bir yazidir - Sanat Atak by Selin Kocagoncu Conferences & Seminar 2013 Being In [ Landscape ] CAZ Seminar programme, Penzance 2011 Abstraction Now The Indiscipline of Painting, Tate St Ives 2010 The Falmouth Convention (invited artist expert, Assembly fieldtrip) 1998 Artist of the Future 75+42, Marmara University, Istanbul 1998 Symposium Organization of Marmara University, Istanbul Residency & Workshops 2013 Hamish Fulton Walking, Penzance, UK 2012 John Cage 4 33 One week residency, CMR - Redruth, UK 2012 To the edge, DIY 9, Carnyorth Environmental Education Centre.