[ORIGINAL PAINTING / MODERN TURKISH PAINTRESS / IMAGE OF A WOMAN] Oil on canvas. Unnamed. [Woman]
TÜLIN ONAT, (Turkish female artist), (1946-)., 1980.
Original oil on canvas with a grey frame. 66x43 cm.
Signed by artist "T. Onat, 980". One of her early paintings depicted a woman in abstract form, mostly with green tones. A fine oil on canvas.
Prof. Tülin Onat was born in Istanbul in 1946. She graduated from the Department of Advanced Painting at Istanbul State Fine Arts Academy (Mimar Sinan University) in 1970. She studied with Prof. Adnan Çoker, Prof. Zeki Faik Izer and Prof. Özdemir Altan. She continued her master’s degree at her alma mater between 1970 and 1971. In 1973, she was given a scholarship by the Austrian Government to study at the Salzburg Internationale Sommer Academie für Bildende Kunst. In 1977, she began teaching at Marmara University. She completed her doctoral degree with proficiency in arts at Marmara University in 1985. Onat became an Associate Professor in 1990. Between 1967 and 1993, she researched painting and arts in museums and galleries in Europe. In 1987, Onat established Derimod Culture Centre with Hasan Yelmen and realized retrospective exhibitions. She has had many solo exhibitions and participated in numerous group exhibitions in Turkey and abroad. As of today, Onat continues to teach at Marmara University.