Merve Şendil

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Merve Şendil, born in Ankara in 1982, graduated from the Painting Department of the Dokuz Eylül University, Faculty of Fine Arts. She established the “Underscene Project” in 2007 and participated in guest programs in France and Hungary as well as joint exhibitions in Finland, Switzerland and Germany. Her works usually offer clues about real life and her expectations. She uses various techniques and materials to depict the multiple facts of the universe of her dreams, inescapably she uses sound in her works always either she creates or collaborates with the other artists. In her recent works, she used books and stories she has written herself to establish integration between written and visual languages. She believes that the hand knitted works makes a connection between her fantasy and the real world. The artist lives and works in İstanbul.