Burhan Dogançay Catalogue
Courtesy and Copyright of the Artist
Works of Art
Museum and Public Collections
Born in Istanbul, Turkey.
First art lessons were given by his father, the well-known painter, Adil Dogançay, and Arif Kaptan, also a well-known Turkish painter.
Law Degree: University of Ankara, Turkey.
Attends courses at L’Académie de la Grande Chaumiere, Paris.
Doctorate in economics: University of Paris, France.
Receives the National Medal of the Arts for Lifetime Achievement and Cultural Contribution from the President of Turkey, the highest honor that country bestows on an artist.
Since 2006 he has been dividing his time between New York, southern Turkey, and Istanbul.
Dies on January 16 in Istanbul. Buried in his beloved Turgutreis, southern Turkey
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