Photography and Video, Arkin University of Creative Arts and Design, Cyprus
Photography and Camera Operating, Anadolu University, Turkey
Graphic Design Course, Kensington and Chelsea College, UK
MBA, Eastern Mediterrenean University, Cyprus
Engineering Sciences, Middle East Technical University, Turkey
About Tijen Erol
She was born in Cyprus. She studied Engineering Sciences in METU, Turkey and Masters in Business Administration in EMU Cyprus. She started photography in 2008 and mostly self-thought at first, she decided to have a formal education in photography and graduated from Photography and Camera Operation in Anadolu University, Turkey. Now she continues her education on Photography and Video in Arkin University of Creative Arts and Design, Cyprus.
She has won international awards, had solo exhibitions and participated to group exhibitions locally and internationally. She has been invited to Fourth Biennial of Fine Art and Documentary Photography in Berlin in 2016, Uppsala Fotofestival in Sweden in 2017 and Salon D’Automne Paphos in 2017. She has been invited to Imago Mundi project, and one of her works has been included to Luciano Benetton Collection in Italy. Her documentary ‘The Wall’ has been included in a group exhibition ‘Walls of Power’ in Les Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles in 2019.