Belma Özdemir

 

MTD Delegate / Fashion Designer

 

Belma Özdemir was born in Istanbul in 1967. She graduated from Textile Design department of University of Marmara Fine Arts Faculty in 1989. She also had an MA degree from the same department where she has been teaching part time since 2010.

Özdemir is working in fashion for various household brands like Boyner Grup – Limon Company, Bessini, Derishow, Vizyon Deri –VSP and most recently BAQA. She won the grand prize in 1997's Beymen Academia Fashion Designer Awards.

Özdemir is also known for Turkey's 2003 Eurovision Song Contest winner Sertab Erener's Eurovision stage costumes, Turkish singer and songwriter Nil Karaibrahimgil's stage and video costumes, director Caner Alper and Mehmet Binay's 2011 movie Zenne's belly dancer costumes and lately Argande's winter and summer 2015 collections which is a social responsibility project that gives job opportunities for the women in south eastern region of Turkey.

Belma Özdemir is a member on Board of Directors of Turkish Fashion Designers Association.