|Sumer Erek Bio|
SUMER EREK was born in Cyprus. He graduated from St. Martin's School of Art in 1985. In 2008 Erek studied MA
Theory and Practice of Transnational Art at Camberwell - University of the Arts London.
Sumer Erek is a multi-disciplinary conceptual creator with extensive experience in public art installation, creating
large-scale works and participatory projects in the UK and abroad. He works in a variety of different art fields such
as painting, sculpture, photography, installation, video and performance.
The notion of the 'House' has a special place in the world of Sumer Erek: "A house is a building, it is a roof over
one's head, and it is also a repository for nationhood, identity and belonging. By creating a house, I don't only
dwell upon my existence in it, but also build a 'home' for art."|