About Gozde Temiz Istanbul

Born 1989, Turkey 2016 Istanbul Technical University, Architectural Design (MSc), Istanbul, Turkey 2012 Yildiz Technical University, Architecture (B.Arch), Istanbul, Turkey Lives and works in San Jose, CA Artist Statement Gozde is an architectural designer from San Jose, CA. She was born and grown up in Istanbul, Turkey and move to the US in 2016. She has a master degree in architecture, four year professional experience in multiple architectural offices and won multiple awards. In 2014, she has founded BlackKraft to develop full of new ideas and inspirations with watercolor and ink via postcards. Her postcards are selling in Robinson Crusoe 389 Bookstore in Istanbul. She has recently become a professional in the field of art after she moved in the US. She specialises in black and white ink-wash technique and watercolor drawings. Because of her architectural point of view, she focuses in her drawings on architectural elements in various scales.