Born in Paris in 1991 and raised in Istanbul, Sarp Kerem Yavuz is a photography and video artist. His works explore various aspects of gender, politics, secularity, religion, and violence.
In 2013, he became "the youngest artist" to exhibit and be included in the permanent Photography Collection of the Istanbul Modern Museum with his famous "Maşallah".
His works are also included in the Luciano Benetton Collection as part of Imago Mundi, in CICA Museum’s permanent collection in South Korea, The Impossible Works Collection in Berlin, the Soho House Collection in Istanbul, and The Marmara Hotel Collection in New York.
* Hüsn-ü Aşk from the Maşallah series is an ArtSlant Showcase V Prize recipient
* The Maşallah series received an Honorary Mention at the 2016 Moscow International Foto Awards.
* 2016 Palm Springs Photo Festival Emerging Photographer Scholarship
His works have been displayed in Copenhagen, Sydney, Shanghai, Singapore, New York, Chicago and Istanbul.