Elif Ozal Danisman

(Turkey 1970 -)


Biography

Elif was born in Ankara, Turkey to a German mother and Turkish father. Having spent her teenage years in the US and most of her adult life in Belgium, Elif developed her passion for sculptures in middle school, starting ceramics as a hobby.



After graduating from Middle East Technical University, she started her career as an English Language instructor at the same University.



Following her teaching career, Elif went back to her passion and started doing ceramics at "BLA, Ecole des Arts" and continued her studies as a sculptor at "Ecole de Sculpture Michal" with Michel Neuwels and "Ecole Art et Ose" with Isabelle de Bellefroid in Belgium.



Elif has since developed her skills, focusing on figurative sculptures, portraying the natural beauty and purity of the human body. For the past ten years, she has made this passion her work and participated in exhibitions in Brussels, Istanbul, Ankara, Milan and London.



She is also a member of the Unesco International Plastic Arts Association.

Exhibition

2011 Group Exhibition, Lasne, Belgium

2014 Group Exhibition, Rhode St. Genese, Belgium

2015 Group Exhibition, Istanbul, Turkey

2015 Group Exhibition, Rhode St. Genese, Belgium

2016 Group Exhibition, Brussels, Belgium

2017 Group Exhibition, Rhode St. Genese, Belgium

2018 Group Exhibition, London, United Kingdom

2019 5th Konooz Fine Art Auction at Bulgari Hotel by Sotheby’s, London, United Kingdom

2019 ArtAnkara Contemporary Art Fair, Ankara, Turkey

2019 Group Exhibition Artistes Contemporain Turquie hosted by TUSIAD, Brussels, Belgium

2019 Art3F Brussels International Contemporary Art Fair, Brussels, Belgium

2020 Affordable Art Fair, Milan, Italy

2020 IAAF Istanbul Art and Antique Fair (duo exhibition), Istanbul, Turkey

2020 Solo Exhibition, Gama Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

2020 Artweeks Akaretler, Istanbul, Turkey

2020 IAAF Istanbul Art & Antique Fair (online), Turkey

2020 Contemporary Istanbul, Turkey

2020 Artexpo New York Pier 94, New York, USA (upcoming)

2021 BAAF Bodrum Art &Antique Fair, Bodrum, Turkey

Work Selection

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Rebirth

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The Protector