Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture


Drawing from its 131 year background, the Feyziye Schools Foundation represents a unique education system in our country. Işık University, founded in 1996, has become the star of this unique education system.

Founded in 2007, the Faculty of Fine Arts contains five undergraduate programs:

Department of Visual Arts (Painting, Statue, Ceramics, Multimedia, Printmaking) 

Department of Visual Communication Design 

Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design

Department of Fashion and Textile Design

Department of Cinema and TV

Students are able to enroll in double major and minor programs. Participating in one of these programs enables our students to adapt themselves easily to the changing conditions of their field. The motto of our education system is being loyal to Atatürk's principles while contributing to universal science and art.

Our university provides students with different scholarship opportunities.

The instructors of the Faculty of Fine Arts have gained respect nationally and internationally with their academic and artistic works. This prominent staff gives qualified design and art education.

The fact that our students and graduates have earned many national and international awards reflects our unique education.

Our facility holds ample classrooms, ateliers, studios, computer labs and and along with many art galleries (Gallery Işık – Maslak, Gallery Işık- Şile, Gallery Işık – Teşvikiye) which have become cultural focal points. These facilities assist our students' expression of creative skills by combining their individual talents with artistic and aesthetic designs.

The language of education is Turkish, however, English Preparatory School for the department students is available on request.

Raising individuals to care for environment as well as human beings, equipped with contemporary understanding and international capabilities are our faculty's mottos.

Prof. Dr. Adnan Uzun



Prof. Dr. Adnan Uzun

Asst. Prof. Nalan Büker

Asst. Prof. Serpil Özker

Asoc. Prof. Pınar Çevikayak Yelmi

Asoc. Prof. Didem Kara Sarıoğlu

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Address: Büyükdere Cad. 34398 Maslak - İstanbul - Turkey
Phone: (+90) 212 286 49 11
Faks: (+90) 212 286 57 96