Atakan was born in Louroujina village (now known as Akincilar),
Cyprus in 1966. She graduated from Gazi University (Turkey, 1988).
She has had 3 solo shows and took part in many mixed and group
exhibitions in Cyprus as well as overseas. Presently she is
teaching at Fine Arts Secondary School, Nicosia, Cyprus.
from her paintings: Please click on the thumbnails for a larger