Graduation in Photography from the Academy of Fine Arts, Istanbul.
Fashion Acsessories and Jewellery Design, one year certificate
program, Scuola d’Arte e Mestieri di Vicenza, Italy. Gemology and
Stonesetting, 6 month qualification, Scuola d’Arte e Mestieri di
Jewellery Making and Design, one year course, BIR Art Center,
Shenay Akin teaches rendering and jewellery design at Alef Galeri,
an art center founded together with Yesim Yuksek a goldsmith and
teacher of hers.
She enjoys using gold and silver together with non-conventional
materials like glass, plastic, leather…She produces her own
one-of-a-kind jewellery and develops project as a free-lance