Didem Yalınay pursues her academic career and interdisciplinary artistic practice in İstanbul. Her field of study is generative art. She is currently working on her PhD in Communication Sciences at İstanbul Bilgi University and gives lectures on "critical thinking on narrative” at the Gazi University. She has considerable
experience in acting for TV series and movies and writing film scripts. She worked as the Channel Director for Discovery Channel before she launched her own consultancy company in cultural entrepreneurship for corporations. She currently
organises workshops and creates generative artwork through collaborations. Her recent collaborative artwork, Edge(s) (vimeo.com/302762800), commissioned by WHO, was exhibited innumerous venues in Turkey including Sonar2019 İstanbul.