Ebru Uygun artist of "Ebru" and Ebru Peker Atac textile businessman produce scarf works using silk, silk twill, silk cotton, silk voile fabrics. Furthermore they started to produce t-shirt, shirt, swimwear and bags with different fabrics.
But the priority is on scarves. They are excited for exporting the products to abroad starting with especially America and Turkey. Thus they will actualize and introduce an old Turkish art by having a different mission.
Ebru Uygun was born in 1971, İstanbul. She finished Austrian High School and then graduated from the department of Marketing-Economy, Webster University in Switzerland. She was a volunteer for two years at Christian Children Foundation in Switzerland. During this period she decided to establish a foundation in Turkey. When she returned Turkey, she worked for accounting manager assistant in İpaş which is textile company. Ebru Uygun established TOÇEV in 1994. She has been maneging the TOÇEV foundation since 1994. TOÇEV, contribute to raise a cultivated, well-educated, generation for the future of Turkey, to give material and moral support to children who want to be educated during all their school life, but who are deprived of education due to the economic insufficiency of their family and who are obliged to work to earn their living, to support them to be harmonic and creative people in our social life. She is member of the board Elpa Textile Company, vice-charman of Artists Supporters Foundation, vice-charman of FMF Foundation, chairman of 100 year ISIL Education Foundation. She has written four book which are named “Room with the number 102 (2005)”, “The Hearts that I Touch (2006)”, “Growing Together (2009)”, River of Hearts (2013). “The Hearts that I Touch” was taken by the Ministry of National Education and it was given out in the primary schools.
Ebru Uygun has been making Ottoman Art of ebru paintings and exhibited her works of the following exhibitions until today:
“Mixed Exhibition” organized by Artists Supporters Foundation
“Exhibition to help Somalia” organized by Silivri Rotary Club and Artists Supporters Foundation
“Mixed Exhibition” in USA and Barcelona.
“Hand in Hand With Art Exhibition” organized by TOÇEV and Artists Supporters Foundation
And her solo exhibitions which are named “I Touched”, “EBRUca”, “EBRUca Bodrum”, “EBRUca Bahrinn” and “EBRUca Breath”.
She speaks English, German and French. She has got tween children.