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Aslı Erel was born in 1980, in İstanbul. She had screenprinting (serigraphy) training during high school times.In 1998, she started to work at the workshop of Architect – Muralist Semih İrteş, who was also her master.  During this period she also attended the Decorative Arts courses at Topkapi Palace.

In 2003, she was graduated from the Department of Photography of Yildiz Technical University.

She has worked for various agencies and magazines and also performed several dia shows at the festivals. In 2005, she continued working on pattern design with traditional Turkish arts within “ArtRumi”.

Asli Erel pursues her artistic Works in light of progress of Islam and other celestial religions and their spiritual repercussions on the human. With her purpose of providing a stylised perspective on traditional calligraphy and Islamic arts, . Ms. Erel’s artworks targeting comprehension and illustration of sufistic philosophy are generally composed of oil on canvas.




2005   “Made in Turkey” Fair     DUBAI

2005   Wood Fair – Lutfi Kirdar Congress and Exhibition Palace  ISTANBUL

2006  “Made in Turkey” Fair      DUBAI

2009   Solo Exhibition – Taksim Art Gallery      ISTANBUL

2010   Solo Exhibition – Taksim Ataturk Library   ISTANBUL

2011   Group Exhibition – Painters Association Art Gallery    ISTANBUL

2011   Group Exhibition – Akdeniz Universty   ANTALYA

2013    Solo Exhibition – Lahd Gallery   LONDON

2015 October Group Exhibiton – Lahd Gallery LONDON