Ilaeva Alina

Artist, Ilaeva Alina

As a young child I was encouraged to draw and color. My grandfather would always draw me pictures, and tell stories with his drawings. The older I grew, the more I enjoyed drawing. I would find myself drawing every day. Most of the time I drew animals, nature or cartoons. I found that drawing was a good way to express emotions... Read more »

Safa Bute Art

Artist Safa Bute

Safa Bute, like his work, has inspired respect and admiration as he emerged from the obscurity of humble beginnings to become one of the most widely recognized and beloved artists in his homeland, Turkey. In the summer of 1987, Bute emerged as an artist and created the art technique now known throughout Turkey as the “Safa Bute Style”. Read more »