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CUNEYT SENYAVAS

Artist & Designer

‘Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.’
Leonardo Da Vinvi
The artist was born in 1978 in Bursa / Turkey. Completed his Bachelor’s education in Art Education at Uludağ University.

Worked as a lecturer in Graphic Department in Vocation School of Technical Science at the same university between 2002-2006. He established his own advertising agency ‘Mürekkep’ in 2004. And he is currently going on his bussiness life with a lot of significant trademarks in ‘Mürekkep’.

As well as  his advertising profession, he joined numerous national and international cartoon competitions and received a lot of awards in the field of cartoon, which loved since high school years.

He participated in many exhibitions so far and he was jury 4 times in cartoon competitions, 3 times in advertising competitions. Opened his first solo cartoon exhibition in 2005 in Bursa and at the same time he published his first cartoon book ‘Yazım çok çirkin / My spelling is very ugly’ with this exhibition.

He was the Head of  the Advirtisers Association between 2013-2015 and since 2007 he has been the Secretary General of Anatolian Cartoonists Association.

The artist is mostly doing watercolour. He is married and he has a daughter.