PeopleAlumnx (MFA), Class of 2020

Berfin Ataman

Berfin Ataman was born in Izmir, Turkey. She went on to get her BFA in Theatre design from University of Southern California and her Post – Baccalaureate degree from School of art Institute Chicago and is currently getting her MFA in UCLA.She is an artist that creates sensorial experiences. Her work focuses on humans relationship to movement and space through her wearables, installations, and other soft, kinetic, sculptures. Her most recent work questions how we approach the non- human or rather the unfamiliar.