|art and photo by Jeyan|
Jeyan Necla Bekar is a Turkish artist. At her very young age she started drawing which eventually led her to earn a degree in Business and Fine Arts at Marmara University which she graduated with the highest honor of suma cum laude. After she graduated, she started to have her own workshop to teach arts to children.
Throughout her career as an artist, her artworks were included in various prestigious exhibitions in Berlin, Germany, Reise Durch das Labyrith, Japan, United States and Turkey.
In 1999, she migrated to the United States and earned her license for Exhibitions and Museum studies in San Diego, California. During that time, she volunteered as a curator at La Jolla Contemporary Art Museum and Natural History Museum. In 2010, she curated Homage at Homeros Art Exhibition in Long Beach, CA and also her works are exhibited at the Japanese Embassy of Istanbul, Turkey.
By helping less-fortunate, she donated her art to raise funds for Lions Club, Rotary Club, etc.