Nilufer Ozturk earned her BFA from Ondokuzmayis University in Samsun, Turkey in 1984. She worked as an art teacher while continuing her practice in various artists' studios in Anatolia, Istanbul and New Jersey.

She lived in Istanbul before moving to the United States in 2000.

She now lives in Massachusetts, where she works in her studio and continues to learn and progress as an artist.

Selected Exhibitions:

2014: Monmouth Museum 35th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Lincroft, NJ. Group Exhibition

2011: Counterparts-New Brunswick Art Salon, Alfa Art Gallery, NJ. Group Exhibition

2011: RVCC Art Gallery, New Brunswick, Independent Study Group Exhibition

2010: RVCC Art Gallery, New Brunswick Group Exhibition

2006: Visions Art Gallery, Clinton, NJ Group Exhibition

2001: Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton NJ. Juried Membership Art Exhibition

2000: Cemal Resit Rey Art Gallery, Istanbul. Group Exhibition

1996: Press Museum, Istanbul, Solo Exhibition

1995: Press Museum, Istanbul. Group Exhibition

Awards:

2012: Highland Park Art Festival, First Place in Mixed Media

2001: Hunterdon Museum of Art Clinton, NJ. Membership Exhibition, Second in Show