By the support of the Advisory Committee for Visual Arts, artist Murat Germen met our 8th grade and high school students and had a pleasant talk. During the conversation, the artist shared his career journey, experiences and art-works with our students, and answered their questions.

About Murat Germen:

Murat Germen is an artist, academic and archivist using photography as an expression / research tool. Born 1965, he currently lives / works in Istanbul and London. Has an MArch degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he went as a Fulbright scholar and received AIA Henry Adams Gold Medal for academic excellence. Works as a professor of art, photography and new media at Sabanci University in Istanbul. Having many papers, photo series published on architecture / photography / art / new media in various publications; he has lectured at tens of conferences internationally.