Banu Kaplancalı

Theatre artist. Born in İstanbul. Graduated  from St Michel French College and completed a degree on American Language and Literature at Holy Names University in the United States of America.
Since 1990, she has been working in numerous public institutions, as well as private companies and festivals. Her works have been used at theatres, magazines and acedemic journals, archives, promotional material and educational purposes.
Her work, Elsa, is displayed at Adana Mehmet Baltacı Photography Museum.
Kaplancalı opened 3 solo exhibitions and participated in numerous group shows.
Her theatrical photographs have received various awards.
Recently, she won Şinasi Barutçu Cup in 2012.
Her project, Backstage: The Third Place, commenced in 2007, still continues.