Melike Koçak was born in 1997, in Istanbul. She is a photographer who also studies philosophy of photography. She publishes Fabrika Zine since 2015, aiming to create a platform for emerging Turkish photographers.



•2019, Mamut Art Project Selection, Istanbul, Turkey

•2019, Pasaj, Group Exhibition ‘GALİP’, Istanbul, Turkey

• 2018 Humble Arts Foundation, Online Group Exhibition ‘On Death’

• 2018 Void, Impromptu Photo Zine Workshop Exhibition- Istanbul Photobook Festival

• 2017 FOTOGRAFEVI, Solo Exhibition, Istanbul

• 2015 FotoIstanbul, group exhibition with GAA Collective, at Ortaköy Orphanage, Istanbul


• 2018 Instagram Takeover, Semi Zine

• 2018 Breeze series, Underexposed Magazine

• 2017 Mid Anatol Project, Archive Collective Mag

• 2017 Instagram Takeover, Float Magazine

• 2016 Mid Anatol Project, For EXAMPLE Art


• 2018, Dirty Harrry Street Photography Workshop - FOTOGRAFEVI, Istanbul

• 2016, Yasar Kemal Scholarship of Travel

• 2015, Scholarship from Institut Français to participate to the Culture Lab Program ‘’Regards croisés photo et photojournalisme’’


• 2017, October - 2018 April 140journos- Media company

Photography mentorship program (Head photographer: Kursat Bayhan)

• 2015, January- February FOTOGRAFEVI ( Turkey Representative of Magnum Agency)


For inquiries: melikekocak97@gmail.com