Having her guiding license from the Marmara University in Istanbul, Banu started working at Sakip Sabanci Museum as a museum docent in 2003 where she discovered her interest in art. She started over with studying Art History in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts Academy and completed her masters degree of Art Management with her growing passion in art. She's worked as the manager of Istanbul's leading art galleries, art consultant for media and lecturer at several universities in Istanbul about art and cultural policies. Her knowledge of contemporary art enhanced by working as a docent for Istanbul's prominent art museums, and VIP guide at contemporary art shows and Istanbul Modern, giving speeches about Turkish art and culture to various organizations. She is also giving art seminars to corporate groups which their interests are considered to be one of main reasons for the boom in the art scene in Turkey. Banu is passionate about sharing her experience and knowledge with people and introducing the Turkish art to interested visitors.
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