Hot Glass Atelier

Fusion Atelier & Stained Glass Atelier

Don’t miss ARCAD’s unique experience in the new Glass Workshops

Arkin Center for Art and Design.

Registration is Open. Classes begin: 25 February 2019

For details: 0392 650 65 55 -

Artists and Academics at ARCAD

Senior Instructor Aslı Bolayır

She completed her higher education in art department in Marseille Fine Art Academy in France. She holds exhibitions in Europe and her artworks are found in private and public collections. She gives Expressive Art workshops in Cyprus and in Spain.

Senior Instructor Mümine Özdemirağ Yağlı

She is a graduate of Ceramics Department of Fine Arts Faculty at Hacettepe University. She got her master’s degree in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University between the years of 2003-2005. She has been working on her artworks in her atelier in Cyprus since 2005. She has participated in various national and international exhibitions and symposiums.

Senior Instructor Korhan Akbaytogan

Until 2018; he worked for Solutions Branding & Design Companies as a Senior Art Director and Illustrator. He became an expert on Packaging Design and Branding. He designed for brands like; Coca-Cola, Ülker, Unilever, Pınar, Eczacıbaşı, Algida, Nivea, Sanofi, and others. He ended his agency career as a Creative Group Head.

Senior Instructor Arvin Medghalchi

Medghalchi is an Iranian animated film director and illustrator who is mostly known for his stop-motion animations which have been screened at many international events and festivals. He has also won several prizes and awards for his films from different festivals in USA, Europe, and Asia.

Senior Instructor Anastasia A. Sekmen

Anastasia Artyukhova Sekmen got her Master’s degree on both interior design and visual communication and design departments. She is a well-known expert on matte painting, photo manipulation, graphic design and editorial design.

Senior Instructor Rozhano Azimihashemi

Azimihashemi is in the process of completing her doctorate in the field of the cinema after her undergraduate and graduate studies in the field of visual communication. She is working on the fields of communication design, and photography.

Rebecca Ogun

Upon receiving her TEFL diploma, Rebecca Ogun did her undergraduate studies at the University of Texas at San Antonio (BFA) with an emphasis in painting and minor in Art History.  She received her MFA from Hacettepe University and completed her Master thesis emphasizing ‘women and the culture of Turkey.’

As she has taught at various private schools throughout Turkey and Cyprus, she has also participated in various group exhibitions in San Antonio, USA, and Ankara, Turkey including a solo exhibition in 2011.