Ceylan Öztrük lives and works in Zurich. She completed her PhD (2016) in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University (Istanbul) on Post Conceptual Art Practices. She received her graduate and undergraduate degrees from the Fine Arts Faculty at Anadolu University. Ceylan Öztrük investigates the normative aspects of knowledge production. Her autotheory writings find forms not only in proses but also in sculptures, installations and performances. Some of her exhibitions and performances are Matter of non, FriArt Fribourg Kunsthalle (2021); Orientalien, Gessnerallee (2020); Oriental Demo, My Wild Flag Festival Stockholm (2019); Speculative Domestics: Ai (Artificial Intimacy) Showroom, Alienze Lausanne (2019); Call me Venus, Mars Istanbul (2016).