Ozden Sahin completed a BA in Translation and Interpreting Studies at Bogazici University in 2007 and an MA in Cultural Studies at Sabanci University in 2009. Her thesis titled Censorship on Visual Arts and Its Political Implications in Contemporary Turkey: Four Case Studies from 2002-2009 sought to explore cultural manifestations of recent art censorship in Turkey through the narratives provided by artists. Her main research interests are visual culture and curating digital art.
Conference and Program Director to ISEA2011 Istanbul, Ozden currently works at Sabanci University Kasa Gallery as the Vice Director. She is also the Co-Editor to Leonardo Electronic Almanac (Leonardo/ISAST).