Kerem Giriş was born in 29 March 1991 in İstanbul. Since the years he started university he carried on his interest on art, devoloped it and transformed it. He stepped on his university life by studying Visual Communication Design, Fine Arts And completed it.
His interest in art started on the exhibits he traveled with his aunt when he was just a little child. In these exhibits the moment when he was most impressed in which sparked his interest in art was a portrait pf Mehmet The Conquerer by Gentile Bellini which was in the exhibition in Yapı Kredi Culture Center in Taksim for the purposes of 700th year of Ottoman Empire. He waited in long lines just to see this piece and the moment he saw it with he was structed with admiration.His art life which continued amateurly until his university years changed with his fine arts education. With the influence of graphic arts he improved his way of seeing. The artist, started his studies on contemporary art professionally and always improving his studies on color by combining these two disciplines. The artist’s purpose is communicating with the audience by digging the mankinds traces on subconcious and made them see the light of day with color. Besides that with the tools he’s using to question the audience with color and surface relationship and implifying the plastic value effect. He carries on his art and design life in his atelier.
2015 – Umut Fondation ‘Bireysel Silasızlan’ Poster Competition (Exhibited);
‘Posterfortomorrow’ Human Right Poster Workshop (Catalogued);
2016 – Cartel Mexico Bienal. Social Poster Competition. Finalist – 2 (Exhibited);
Aydın Doğan Caricature Competition. ‘Yeni Çizerler Yeni Çizgiler’ (Exhibited);
2007 – Serbia Students Bienal. Poster Competition (Exhibited);