About
Ömür Tokgöz Graduated from Ege University, Faculty of Textile Engeneering in 1988. She worked as a textile engineer until 2003. That year she started working with ceramic in M.Tüzüm Kızılcan’s ceramic studio She established her own studio in 2006. She has been making experimental studies in porcelain since than.

Selected Exhibitions
  • 2008--28th International Ceramics Competition, Museu de Ceramica de l’Alcora, Spain
  • 2008--7th Mashiko Ceramics Competition,Judges Commendation Award. Mashiko Museum of Ceramic Art. Japan
  • 2009--International Ceramic Triennial UNICUM 09,Slovenia
  • 2009--Ceramics of Europe,12. Westerwaldpreis 2009, Germany
  • 2009--V Biennal de Ceramica El Vendrell, Spain
  • 2009—SERES’09, I. International Ceramic and Glass Exhibition,Anadolu University, Turkey
  • 2009—IMECE 09 Fine Arts and Design Symposium, Anadolu University, Turkey
  • 2010—Ceramistanbul, Contemporary Ceramic Art Exhibition , Istanbul ,Turkey
  • 2010-- Ceramistanbul, Contemporary Ceramic Art Exhibition , Bologna,Italy
  • 2010-- The International Exhibition of Small Forms Porcelain, Riga Porcelain Museum, Latvia.
  • 2010—3rd International Ceramic Magazine Editors Conference, Emerging Artists Exhibition,'FuLe Prize', China
  • 2011-- The 9th international Ceramics Competition, Mino Japan Honorable Mention
  • 2011-- 3rd International Trieannial of Silicate Arts, 'Honorable Mention of the Jury' and 'Special Prize of the International Ceramic Studio', Hungary
  • 2011--Zibo Internetional Macsabal Silkroad Woodfire Conference, China Group Exhibition in Zibo Ceramic Museum.
  • 2011—Ege University 4th Egeart Art Days, ‘A Voyage through History’, from the Pot to the Art Object, Izmir Archaelogy Museum, Turkey
  • 2012--'Cast in Form-Slipcasting' , International Group Exhibition, Galerie Handwerk, Munich , Germany
  • 2012-- Ceramic Art London 2012, The Royal College of Art, London, England
  • 2012—‘Focus on Form’ , Gallery Lilly Zeligman, Holland
  • 2012--Taiwan Ceramics Biennale, New Taipei City, Yingge Ceramics Museum, Taiwan
  • 2013—Ceramic Event 5, ‘ Tendence’ Group Exhibition, Les Ateliers Galerie de L’O, Brussel, Belgium
  • 2013—NCECA, Stories of Anatolian Territory 2, Balance Ceramic Exhibition, Canal Street Gallery, Houston, USA
  • 2013—7th international Terra Cotta Symposium, Eskisehir, Turkey
  • 2013—‘Interception-Relational Eshetics’, Group Exhibition, Norwegian Center for Design and Architecture, Oslo,Norway
  • 2014- 4th.International Triennial of Silicate Arts, 'Second Prize', Kecskemet Culturel and Conference Center, Kecskemet, Hungary
  • 2014—10th International Ceramic Competition Mino, Honorable Mansion, , Museum of Modern Ceramic Art Gifu, Japan
  • 2014—13th Westerwald Prize, Westerwald Keramik Museum, Germany
  • 2014—The 9th International Exhibition of Small Form Porcelain, Riga Porcelain Museum, Latvia
  • 2015- ‘Porcelain landscape’ , shared exhibition, ecnp gallery , Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2015--59 Premio Faenza, 'The Lyons Club Faenza Host Prize', Italy
  • 2015--2th Cluj International Ceramics Biennial, 'Honourable Mention',Romania
  • 2015--'Porcelain and Paper Clay Symposium' Arctic Ceramic Center, Finland
  • 2016--Officine Saffi Hosts the 59th Premio Faenza, Milan, Italy
  • 2016--8th Ceramic Talent Award of the Nassauische Sparkkase ,'The Vessel in Ceramics and Porcelain', 'Commendation Award', Westerwald Ceramic Museum, Germany
  • 2016--1st Latvia International Ceramics Biennale,'Honourable Mention', Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Center, Riga, Latvia
  • 2016--International Ceramic Symposium, ICS-Kecskemet, Museum N0 1, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2016--CI , Contemporary Istanbul, ecnp gallery-IC Design, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2017--11th International Ceramics Competition Mino, Honorable Mansion, , Museum of Modern Ceramic Art Gifu, Japan
  • 2017--3rd Cluj Ceramics Biennial, 'Award of Excellence' ,Romania
  • 2017--5th.International Triennial of Silicate Arts, 'First Prize', Kecskemet Culturel and Conference Center, Kecskemet, Hungary
  • 2017--2nd Latvia International Ceramics Biennale, Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Center, Riga, Latvia

Awards
  • 2004, VIII Rotary Golden Jug Ceramic Competition, Special Prize, Turkey
  • 2006, IX Rotary Golden Jug Ceramic Competition, Special Prize, Turkey
  • 2010, 3rd International Ceramic Magazine Editors Conference, FuLe Prize, China
  • 2011, 3rd International Triennial of Silicate Arts, Hungary' Honourable Mention of the Jury 'and 'Special Prize of the International Ceramic Studio' 
  • 2014, 4th International Triennial of Silicate Arts, Second Prize, Hungary
  • 2015, 59th Faenza Prize, Prize of the Lions Club Faenza Host, Italy
  • 2015, 2nd Cluj International Ceramic Biennale,Honourable Mention, Romania
  • 2016, 8th Ceramics Talent Award of the Nassauische Sparkkase, Honourable Mention,Germany
  • 2016, 1st Latvia International Ceramics Biennale, Honourable Mention, Latvia
  • 2017,3rd Cluj International Ceramic Biennale, Award of Excellence, Romania
  • 2017,5th International Triennial of Silicate Arts, First Prize, Hungary
 

Collections
  •  Westerwald Keramikmuseum, Germany
  •  Koroska Gallery of Fine Arts, Slovenia
  •  Patronat Municipal del Serveis Culturals of El Vendtell, Spain
  •  FULE International Ceramic Art Museums (FLICAM) China
  •  International Ceramic Studio, Kecskemet, Hungary
  •  Zibo Ceramic Museum, Zibo, China
  •  Taishan Porcelain Factory Collection, Zibo, China
  •  Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu, Japan
  •  Yingge Ceramics Museum, New Taipei City, Taiwan
  •  Nesrin Esirtgen Collection, Turkey
  •  Güray Müze, Cappadocia Underground Ceramic Museum, Cappadocia,Turkey