Deniz Turan
1983, Izmir, Turkey

FOUNDER Atelier Loy, Istanbul, Turkey, since2018


2019-2015 Maden Contemporary Jewellery Studio, Istanbul, Turkey

2017 Wax Modelling Lessons, Aphorm Design, Istanbul, Turkey

2005-2001 Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Department of Public Administration, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey

2001-2000 Institute of Foreign Language, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey


2018 Lecture & Artist Talk with Contemporary Artist Maria Militsi, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece
2018 Workshop with Contemporary Jewelry Artist Artemis Valsamaki, “The Birth of Venus” Themed Mix Media Alalog Collage Workshop, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece


  • 2023 Autor Contemporary Jewelry Fair,Bucharest,Romania
  • 2023 Missing Memories/Alliages, Melting Point Valencia-Contemporary Jewellery Biennial, Ca Revolta, Santa Teresa, Valencia, Spain
  • 2023 Missing Memories/Alliages, Werkstatt Galerie, Munich Jewelry Week, Germany
  • 2022 Covid Themed Exhibition, Art Jewelry Forum, Virtual
  • 2023 Missing Memories, Alliages Gallery, Lille, France
  • 2022 Until Death Do Us Part,/Alliages, Lalabeyou Galerie, Madrid, Spain
  • 2022 Until Death Do Us Part,/Alliages, Syntra Brussel, Brussels Jewelry Week, Belgium
  • 2022 Until Death Do Us Part/Alliages, Werkstatt Galerie, Munich Jewelry Week,Germany
  • 2022 Until Death Do Us Part, Alliages Gallery, Lille, France
  • 2021 Between a Break and a Breakdown, Jerusalem Biennial, Tower of David, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 2021 Shape of Nature International Jewellery and Metal Art Exhibition, Beijing, China
  • 2021 Munich Jewellery Week, Virtual Exhibition. (Munich Jewelry Week 2021- Poster “Rendez-Vous”)
  • 2020 Nefes/ Breath, Jewelry Links Online Exhibition
  • 2020 Athens Jewelry Week, Jewelry Links
  • 2020 Şimdi/Now, Jewelry Links, 2020, Kameleon Concept Store and Galllery, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2020 Mask, Galeria Alice Floriano, Virtual Exhibition, Porto Alegre, Brazil (MASK – Virtual Exhibition/ Galeria Alice Floriano)
  • 2019 Jewelry Links in Istanbul, Han of Design, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2019 Jewelry Links in Istanbul, Design Week Turkey/Beyond Design, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2019 Jewelry Links in Istanbul, Kameleon Concept Store and Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2019 Off JOYA Events, Jewelry Links in Barcelona, 2019, El Lavadero, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2019 JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery and Objects 2019, Disseny Hub, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2019 Collectiva Meeting International Exhibition, Porto, Portugal
  • 2019 Athens Jewelry Week – Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum, Athens, Greece
  • 2019 Gioilli in Fermento – Villa Braghieri, Piacenza , Italy
  • 2018 Athens Jewelry Week – Benaki Museum – Athens, Greece
  • 2018 Gioielli in Fermento – Villa Braghieri – Piacenza, Italy
  • 2018 Amber Trip 2018 – International Baltic Jewellery Show – Nothing to Declare – Litexpo Exhibition and Congress Centre Vilnius, Lithuania


  • 2021 Finalist, Shape of Nature International Jewelry and Metal Art, Beijing, China
  • 2019 Portojoia Award- Collectiva Meeting International Exhibition 2019


Book:  Shape of NatureSun, Herman.  China Humanities Publishing House:  Hong Kong,  2022

Year Book, International Arte y Joya Year Book 11th Edition, Selected as a Participant, Barcelona, Spain,2021

Magazine:  Munich Jewelry Week. Current Obsession:  2021

Online Article: Mask Exhibition:Ruggerio Ilara, Benchpeg: Hampshire,2020

Catalogue:  Collectiva Meeting International Exhibition 2019. Collectiva Gallery:  Porto,  2019

Catalogue:  JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery and Objects 2019. JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery and Objects:  Barcelona,  2019

Catalogue:  Gioielli in Fermento 2019. Gioielli in Fermento:  Piacenza,  2019

Online Article:  Blowing Truths: A Special Review on Joya BarcelonaRuggiero, Ilaria.  Benchpeg:  Hampshire,  2019

Catalogue:  Gioielli in Fermento 2018. Gioielli in Fermento:  Piacenza,  2018

Catalogue:  Athens Jewelry Week 2018. Athens Jewelry Week:  Athens,  2018