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Ustaz Efdaluddin Kilic (Master Turkish Calligrapher)

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Efdaluddin Kilic has a great number of art pieces in different collections in Turkey as well as abroad. He is active in his own atelier in Istanbul as Calligrapher and Art Advisor, and works on the development of the preparation of calligraphy materials such as ink, paper, some natural coloring and dying material.
1985 Started Islamic Calligraphy with Hüsrev Suba?? and studied Rik’a script with Muhiddin Serin.
1990 Graduated from the Faculty of Divinity at the University of Marmara.
1993 Earned an MA degree from University of Marmara, The Institute of Social Sciences, Traditional Turkish Arts Department. Dissertation on “Manuscripts attributed to Ya’qut al Musta’simî in the Libraries and Museums of Istanbul”
1993 After having completed the traditional education had his calligraphy diploma (icazetname) from famous master Hasan Çelebi.
1994 Had a mention prize in Thuluth script in the International Calligraphy Competition in the name of Ibn’ul Bawwab organized by IRCICA.

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