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Sirin Bahar Demirel

Sirin Bahar Demirel is a Turkish visual artist working primarily in the mediums of
photography and film/video. She studied cinema in Istanbul, Turkey and got her MA
in Artistic Direction of Cultural Projects in Montpellier, France. She makes
documentary films with an experimental and playful approach. Along with photo
series dealing with subjects such as memory, time and space, she also develops
street art-influenced installations. Her works generally mix what is political and
personal. Recent festivals and group exhibitions that she participated in include Ars
Electronica Festival, Austria; Transmediale Arts&Digital Culture Festival, Berlin;
Kassel Documentary Video and Film Festival. She was the artist-in- residence at
Digital Artist Residency (2016) with a one-month web-based photo project. She
currently lives and works in Florida, USA.