Born in 1976 in Istanbul, Bager Akbay studied Communication Design at Yıldız Teknik University and Interface Cultures at Linz University of Art. After working as an actor and puppeteer at Istanbul, Kara Tiyatro; Bager has been working as a lecturer in various universities since 10 years and balancing his life experimentally among art and silence. Bager Akbay is currently working as a lecturer at various universities, consultant for firms in the design sector and carrying his own works of art at his workshop titled iskele47.