Performance Artist

Born in Kütahya in 1991, İ. Ata Doğruel is a performance artist based in Istanbul. He aims to push his physical and mental boundaries with long durational performances, by focusing on the concepts such as abstracting and endurance. He graduaded from Media and Visual Arts in Koç University, where he had initially had begun studying Law. Among his previous works, the artist has realized performances such as 9 days of hunger and 13 days of silence; with the intention of bringing up new questions, in the course of exploring himself, the nature and the universe. Doğruel, uses the performance art as a tool to pursue his search for significance.