Muammer Yanmaz was born in Istanbul in 1969. He started taking photographs after finishing Saint Michel High School. He has been taking advertising photographs, and has realized many photographic projects including “40” series (40 Stations, 40 Lives, and 40 Actress). Yanmaz has also given photography classes at his workshop in Istanbul.


2001, 40 Directors, Beyoğlu Cinema Lobby, Istanbul Film Festival

2002, 40 Station, Paris Istanbul French Culture Center

2003, Women Director, Ankara Kızılırmak Cinema

2005, 40 Station New York, The Gallery at The Marmara Manhattan

2005, 40 Station Paris, Stuttgart French Culture Center

2005, 40 Station New York, The Marmara New York Gallery

2005, 40 Station New York, Beyoğlu Mavi Jeans Gallery

2006, Actress, Beyoğlu Art Gallery, Istanbul

2006, 40 Ayna, Karşı Art gallery, Istanbul

2008, 40 Station London, London Space Gallery 

2009, 40 Hayat, Nişantaşı City’s, Istanbul

2009, 40 Station London, Istanbul Gallery Artane