Born in 1977 in Eastern Turkey, Güler Ates has been living and working in London for the past 17 years. She graduated in 2008 from the Royal College of Art with an MA in Printmaking. Currently, she is Digital Print Tutor at the Royal Academy Schools. Her work can be found in the print collections of the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Royal Academy of Art, Government Collection and the MAR in Rio de Janeiro. Ates’ work has been exhibited at the Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy for the last several years as well as in solo exhibitions in Naples, Italy (May 2015), London (February 2015 at Art First and December 2014 at Marcelle Joseph Projects), Amsterdam (September 2014 at Warmond Castle with Marian Cramer Projects) and Rio de Janeiro (April 2014). Ates has completed residencies at Eton College (2015) and in Rio de Janeiro (2013-2014), Istanbul (2014) and India (2009 and 2012).