Ceylan is an artist based in Zürich. She completed her practice-based Ph.D. (2016) in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University (Istanbul) that she initiated her subject in Vienna studying with Prof. Marina Grzinic in Academy of Fine Arts on Post Conceptual Art Practices in 2014. She received her graduate (MFA-2011) and undergraduate (BFA-2006) degrees from the Fine Arts Faculty at Anadolu University. Besides her artistic practice, she's been working as a researcher/lecturer in various universities since 2006: Villa Arson Contemporary Arts School, Nice (2015-Guest Lecturer); Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul (2012-2016) and Anadolu University, Eskisehir (2006-2012).