19 Mayis University, Faculty of Education, Painting Instructorship Department
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Bora Dervişoğlu was born in Trabzon, in 1973. As the son of painter Atilla Dervişoğlu, he met with art at a very young age and began his education with his father's lead. He graduated from Samsun 19 Mayıs University, Faculty of Education, Department of Painting Instructorship in 1998. Between the years 1999-2001, he worked at Gümüşhane Şiran Katılı Primary School and since 2001, he has been working in Trabzon Akçaabat Söğütlü Middle School. The artist often uses the themes of Bird and Flower in the same artwork. Successful transitions among various tones of colors and the harmony between the figures,
geometric compositions that manipulate figures are signatures of his works.
When we look at his compositions, it is possible that we may recognize see the influence of Cubism, the French Art Movement, which revolutionized the concept of art based on the early 20th century. In addition to his personal exhibition, the artist has participated in many domestic and international group exhibitions. Dervişoğlu, whose works are part of many important collections, is a member of Trabzon Karadeniz Plastic Arts Association.