İstanbul, Turkey


Zeynep Kuyumcu, a graduate of MSGSU Interior Architecture Department, met circus arts during her travels to Asia and Europe and performed street performances on music and circus. In 2011, she studied contortion and hand balance in Beijing and in 2013 she was entitled to study in Flic, Torino. She worked as a choreographer, circus performer and instructor at Mekan 314 when she came back to Turkey in 2014. Since 2015, she has been working as a director, instructor and performer on contemporary circus at the Dok Circus Company and Çadır Circus Studio she and her colleagues have founded in İstanbul. She continues her jazz vocal and music studies with Emin Fındıkoğlu since 2016.