Dr. Özgür Bulut
Associate Professor of Paleo/Forensic Anthropology
3D Modeller / Paleo & Forensic Anthropologist
Forensic & Paleo Artist
3D Facial Reconstruction/ 3D Digitization - Inspection/
3D modeling with Geomagic Freeform & Zbrush
My background is in 3D Virtual Anthropology, forensic sciences, biological and forensic anthropology, craniofacial anthropology and 3D modeling. I have a Master of Art (MA) degree at Gazi University. Following the study and a Master of Science (M.Sc.) for Forensic & Medical Art program based on facial anatomy and 3D facial anthropology at the University of Dundee, UK. I hold a Phd. degree from Department of Anthropology, University of Ankara.
I worked at the forensic laboratory as a forensic anthropologist and forensic expert for 15 years. I have dealt with over 2000 forensic cases related to craniofacial identification. I give undergraduate and graduate courses on facial reconstruction, 3d computerized facial reconstruction, forensic anthropology & skeletal identification. I gave facial reconstruction trainings/workshops to participants from USA, UK, Scotland, South Africa, Turkey, Germany, India, China who work as an anatomists, anthropologists, archaeologists, fine artists, police officers and sculptors.
In 1998, Hacettepe University Faculty of Fine Arts. I graduated.
Between 1998-2002, I worked as a visual arts teacher at Hatay Hassa High School. I have been conducting sculpture classes at Aksaray Fine Arts High School since 2002. While still working at this school, I also gave lectures in the Fine Arts Education Department of Aksaray University.
I am still working on visual arts in the province in coordination with the Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism. In addition to painting works, Relief, metal sculpture, Wax silicone sculpture, I also work on facial reconstructions with Dr. Özgür BULUT. I take part in national and international exhibitions. I have many works in various institutions and organizations and museums.