Painter and Illustrator, Elif Işık Töreci is born in 1984 in Izmir, Elif graduated from Galatasaray University Computer Engineering in 2006.
Her passion for painting, which she strengthened with various trainings, exhibitions and competitions until her university years, remained in the second place for a long time in line with her university education and then the choice of corporate life.
After choosing to leave corporate life in 2019, Elif reoriented herself and put art first in her life by becoming a painter.
She works with acrylic and gouache; vivid colors, round-illustrative forms, flowers and female figures aiming to convey positivity and life energy. In her series “Femme Lumineuse”, she wants to emphasize the importance of women's power by portraying strong, inspirational women who shine "light" around the world in their colorful worlds.