ALEXIA BAHAR KARABENLI YILMAZ
Alexia Bahar Karabenli is a contemprorary surrealist figurativeartist who's born in Canada(12 April 1987).She has been drawing and painting since she was three.Alexia raised up in Jasmine Art Gallery(in Marmaris) with an established artist motherand an archeologist,writer father.Her family discovered Alexia's artistic abilities in her early ages and encouraged her to be an artist as well as her mother.Only when she was 7-8 years old some of her works exhibited in their own art gallery.
She also interested in music,photographt and writing but her passion is drawing and painting.She always wanted to be an artist since she was a little child.Also in high school she represented her school in couple of contests and won prizes.
Alexia studied fine arts in Canada at Sheridan College.She was an brilliant student and the top of her class.She designed a logo for a big celebration was taking place at her school that logo was used for tshirts,flairs,book covers,etc.liked very much indeed.
Participated in couple of exhibitions during her education.
In 2008 she han an exhibition (eyes never lise) with her mother Yasemin Karabenli and in 2009 opened her own gallery in Marmaris(Mona Titti Art) and created their brand 'Mona Titti Art'.She's still working in her gallery.
As her best friend(since elemantery school) Nil Soygur said: ' You were eating colour pencils,crayons and paints when we were children so it was obvious from that time that one day you'll be an established artist.'