Filiz Adigüzel Toprak
Filiz Adiguzel Toprak received her BA from Dokuz Eylül University, Fine Arts Faculty, Department of Traditional Turkish Arts, Major of Manuscript Illumination in 1997 and her Master of Arts degree with honors from the same faculty by conducting a research on illuminated Islamic manuscripts held by the Victoria and Albert Museum in 2000. While conducting her research in London, she completed the post graduate course “Arts Management” at Middlesex University.
In 2004, she received her “Diploma in Asian Arts” from the Asia Department at the British Museum in affiliation with Royal Hollway College.
In 2007, she received her Proficiency in Arts on Ottoman Miniature Paintings from Dokuz Eylül University, Institute of Fine Arts.
She has participated at the “Persian and Indian Miniature Painting Workshop” at The Prince’s School of Traditional Arts held in February 2010, and she studied traditional Indian painting techniques in London.
She is currently working as Associate Professor at Dokuz Eylül University, Fine Arts Faculty, Department of Traditional Arts in Izmir, Turkey.