Samet Durgun narrates intricate and lived stories that explore contemporary forms of intimacy, camaraderie, displacement, trauma, resilience, and survival. He recognizes that visual poetry requires a balance between respecting the struggles of communities and emphasizing the inherent beauty of individuals. Samet holds a BA from Bogazici University and works in Berlin's tech startup scene. His need to tell stories that matter to him resulted in his dedication to self-education in visual storytelling and building relationship with communities he is interested in exploring. His early work has been recognized by major institutions such as National Geographic and BarTur and has been exhibited in several galleries in Berlin.

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