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Born in Demre in 1963, İmren took a degree in Tourism Management in Akdeniz University. In 1991, she commenced her study of painting at the Kaleiçi Sanatevi – Muhittin Selamet Studio, and has continued her work in an independent capacity since 1996, working from her own studio since 2001.

She has studied the art collections in various museums in London, Venice, Berlin, Florence, Milan, Paris, St. Petersburg, Skopje, Pristina, Detmold, Bremen, Bremerhaven, Nürnberg, Cologne, Kassel, Vienna, Kassel, Atlanta and New York.

She participated in the first Antalya Painting Festival as a member of the Organizational Committee and is a member of International Association of Art-Turkey (AIAP) and BESAM.

She organized The Young Artist Exhibition in Turkey which was related International Paint Pals in Atlanta in 2008.

She made two short films which were titled "On the Move", "Innocent Drawings" and three videos "Walking on the Sea", "a married woman in front of the Mediterrenean" and "silence and desire".

She organized 1. Antalya Lemon Short Film Days on November 20-22, 2009 with Françoise Pierrot, Levent Arslan and Ahmet Tüzün and 2. Antalya Lemon Short Fim Days with Ahmet Tüzün, Françoise Pierrot Atay on March 25-27 March 2011.

Her writings and interviews on literature have been published in various literary magazines.

She is proficient in English and German.

She lives and works in Antalya/Turkey.

Solo Exhibitions

2007 - “Under the Facade” Atlanta, USA

2006 - “Travelling to Balkan : Skopje-Pristina” Antalya

2005 - “Attitudes and Moments” Antalya

2003 - “Silence of Summer” Antalya

2002 - “Little Things” Antalya

1995 - “First Solo Exhibition” Antalya

Group Exhibitions

2010 - 5+15+5 - Bremen / Germany

2010 - Window - 2th İzmit Book and Art Fair - İzmit ,Turkey

2009 – 7th Florence Biennale – Florence/Italy

2009 – Maniac Episode 1 –Hartford CT, USA

2009 - Mailart from Turkey

2009- Letters – Genova /Italy

2008 - "Women, Power and Politics" Online Exhibition - International Museum of Women-San Francisco

2008 - International ART TECH MEDIA Cordoba-0.8 -Tenerife-Spain

2008 - "The Bride to Peace" UPSD Gallery, Istanbul

2008 - "40th Anniversary of 1968, Archaeological Dig of a Wind of Change", Piramid Gallery, İstanbul 2008 - “Hand to Hand” Spruill Gallery, Atlanta, USA

2007 - “Being Mediterranean and Living Away from the Mediterranean” 17. Istanbul Art Fair, İstanbul

2007 - “Moving in the City” İmren Tüzün-Irena Paskali, AKM, Antalya

2003 - “ANSAN Group Exhibition” Nürnberg, Germany

Mixed Exhibitions

2008 - ANTÇEV, 10. Traditional Exhibition, Artpark Gallery, Antalya 2008 - ANSAN Mixed 2008 - ANSAN Mixed Painting Exhibition Antalya

2007 - 1 st Contemporary Artists’ Convention, İlayda Art Gallery İstanbul

2007 - ANSAN Mixed Painting Exhibition Mersin

2005 - The First International Turkey Grameen Mikrokredi Art Bienale Ankara

2005 - Irena Paskali - Imren Tüzün Veles - Makedonya

2004 - ANSAN Mixed Painting Exhibition Bursa

2002 - The First Antalya Festival of Painting Mixed Painting Exhibition Antalya

2000 - ANSAN 2000 Plastic Arts-Catalogue Exhibition Antalya

1999 - Antalya Female Plastic Artists’ Exhibition Antalya

1998 - Mixed Art Exhibition at the Gallery of the Chamber of Architects Antalya

1997 - Ozan Orkun Art Gallery Summer Mixed Exhibition Antalya

1996 - Türkiye Kalkınma Bankası Summer Mixed Exhibition Antalya

1995 - 8th March Women Artists’ Exhibition Antalya

International Artist Colony

2003 - “XL. International Plastic Arts Colony of Strumica” Macedonia

2002 - “The First Heidenheim International Artists Colony” Germany

Filmography

Short Films

2009 - “Innocent Drawings” - 5 minutes

2010 - International Straming Festival The Hague - Netherlands
01 - 05 December 2010

2009 - 7th Florance Biennale Florance- Italy (Premiere)
5-13 December 2009

2005 - “On the Move” - 7 minutes 28 second

2009 – 8. National Film Festival, Theme “ Migration” - İstanbul

2008-2009 – 2010 Ekavart TV – İstanbul

2007 – “Moving in the City” –Antalya Cultur Center with Irena Paskali

2006 – 2007 - Documantary Channel “ İZ TV” in Istanbul

2005- 2. METU Short Film Festival - Ankara

2005 - Simge Litarature Evenings - Antalya 2007, (Premiere)

Video

2007 – “walking on the sea” - 3 minutes

2010 - International Straming Festival The Hague - Netherlands
01 - 05 December 2010

2010 - 2010 - "De l'art dans les bars !" 14 April 2010 - Paris

2009 – 5. International Short Film Festival – ISFF Detmold 09 – Germany
04-07 June, 2009

2008 - Uluslararası ART TECH MEDIA Cordoba-0.8 -Tenerife-İspanya

2008 - 2. International Beylikdüzü Short Film Festival - Istanbul

2007 - 17. Istanbul Art Fair, “Being Mediterranean and Living Away from the
Mediterranean” exhibition by AIAP Turkey (Premiere)

Contact

Email: imrentuzun@ttmail.com

Web: www.imrentuzun.com