poet and ceramic artist Ayhatun Ateşin was born in Nicosia,
Cyprus in 1961. She has got her first award in arts at the age
of 15 while studying at Nicosia Turkish Lycée.
trained as a technician in nuclear medicine, she chose
performing and plastic arts which has always been closest to her
researching and writing on the Turkish-Cypriot folklore and arts
in the daily Halkin Sesi.
currently lives and works in Nicosia, North Cyprus. Below are some
of her works.
"The Words from Earth"