Love, Share, Live with Art

Art50.net is an online art platform that unites artists, collectors and all art lovers. Art50.net offers the opportunity to discover new and authentic contemporary art without the limitations of time and space.

Love Art

Read about many interesting subjects and interviews we make with various experts to learn more about art. Take your first step towards collecting art or expand your existing collection. Branch out your collection with our wide selection of works that appeal to different tastes and budgets.

Share Art

Share your virtual art collection of works on Art50.net with your friends on social media. Discover your taste in art with our My Collection feature that new and seasoned collectors alike will love. Bring art into the life of your loved ones by gifting them with our unique works.

Live with Art

Follow suggestions from our experts to change or add a new meaning and color to the places you live. Inspire art lovers like you by sending us your pictures taken with the artworks in your life.

Reaching you through the Internet without limitations of time and space, Art50.net offers a wide variety of works that would not be possible to find in one single place.

Güliz Özbek Collini

Following an extensive corporate career, Güliz decided to take an active role in art in which she had taken a keen interest for many years. In order to reach different audiences and facilitate an artful lifestyle for everyone, she founded Art50.net. After graduating from Robert College and Business Administration department at Boğaziçi University, she received her MBA in International Marketing from Indiana University and San Diego State University. During her 25-year-long marketing career Güliz worked at corporations such as; Pirelli, McCann Erickson, Toyota and Hilton Worldwide.

Zilan Gamze Çiftci

As a graduate of Yeditepe University Department of Art and Design Management, Zilan has experience in gallery and collection management. Since 2013 she focuses her career on online art market and at Art50.net she is currently responsible for sales and marketing.

Contributors

Sena Arcak Bağcılar

Sena completed her B.A. and M.A. degrees in Visual Arts at Sabancı University, at the department of Visual Arts and Visual Communication and Design. She worked in various institutions such as Sabancı University, Sakıp Sabancı Museum and Peggy Guggenheim Museum. She worked in Casa dell’Arte Art Department as a coordinator of ‘Casa dell’Arte Art Residency Program’ and exhibition coordinator as well as a private collection consultant. Currently she works as a Teaching Assistant at Sabancı University and at art50.net she supports content development.

İpek Yeğinsü

İpek is a graduate of Koç University Department of International Relations (B.A.) and Koç University Department of Anatolian Civilizations and Cultural Heritage Management (M.A.). She worked for various contemporary art institutions as collection director, exhibition coordinator, residency program manager, curator and gallery director. İpek who also produces photography and painting for art exhibitions, writes articles for magazines and websites. At Art50.net she focuses on content management and she currently continues her Ph.D education in Design, Technology and Society at Özyeğin University.

Zeynep Okyay

Following her B.A. degree in Philosophy at Galatasaray University, Zeynep studied Cultural Management at Bilgi University. She researches, writes and contemplates on cultural politics, sustainability, contemporary art scene and independent art spaces. Having coordinated and guided various art events so far, Zeynep loves cooperating with artists and is responsible for Art50.net’s artist relations.

Marcus Graf

Marcus has worked for several institutions as a curator, instructor, writer, project manager and artist. After teaching at Yeditepe University since 2003, he became an Assoc. Prof. for Contemporary Art History and Theory in 2012. In addition to working being the resident curator for Plato Sanat in Istanbul, Marcus has directed the 9th edition of Contemporary Istanbul.

Barış Çalılı

After his arts education, Barış has worked in the fields of visual and interface design, web technologies and e-commerce for over 10 years. He had been a crucial asset to Art50.net with his expertise in visual and interface design.

Aylin Seçkin

After teaching in different cities in Canada, Aylin returned to Istanbul in 2001 and has been since continuing her academic career Istanbul Bilgi University Economics department. Recognized by her studies in the fields of art and culture, Seçkin carries out research projects sponsored by foundations such as European Union and TUBITAK.

Lesli Jebahar

Having completed her art History education overseas, Lesli worked as an assistant of an artist, gallery and an art fair. She now continues her graduate studies in Sabancı University in Cultural Stuides and writes articles in various art magazines. At Art50.net, she works as the Content Manager and presents many interesting art-related topics our followers.

Mergüze Günay

Mergüze graduated from Yeditepe University Department of Fashion and Textile Design and continues her Master’s studies at the same university at the Department of Art Management. She collaborated with Marcus Graf and coordinated various exhibitions. Art50.net she worked on exhibitions and special projects.