Ferhat Özgür graduated from Ankara Gazi University, Faculty of Education, Department of Painting and Crafts. He later received his MA at Hacettepe University, Faculty of Fine Arts. He had solo exhibitions at MoMA PS1-New York, Sweden Marabouparken, Galeri Nev-Ankara and Siyah-Beyaz- Ankara. His works have been exhibited in international biennials, such as the 6th Berlin Biennial, the 10th Istanbul Biennial and the 1st Mardin Biennial. He has participated in numerous exhibitions, festivals and video screening programs in various international institutions and galleries, such as Marian Goodman Gallery-Paris, İstanbul Modern, Salzburg Modern Art Museum, Vienna Museum of Modern Art, Centre George Pom- pidou-Paris, Museo Reina Sofia-Barcelona, Sandretto Re Rebaudengo-Turin, Mattress Factory Museum of Art-Pittsburgh, Casino Luxembourg forum d’art Con- temporain, Kunsthalle Winterthur-Switzerland. Ferhat Özgür is currently a lecturer at Yeditepe University Faculty of Fine Arts, Art Management Department.