The purpose of this study that is interview with Erdogan Ersen on Sunday 15 June 2008, to the immortal. According to Sadi Diren, the Turkish ceramic art of the contemporary circuit, 1951-1962, a formation circuit. Nasip İyem, Mediha Akarsu, Seniye Fenmen, Belma Diren, Cemil Eren, Tüzüm Kızılcan, Atilla Galatalı, Ruzen Galatalı, Erdogan Ersen, Alev Ebüzziya, Melike Abasıyanık, Cevdet Altuğ, Müfide Çalık, Melike Sasa, Ayfer Karamani, Sabit Karamani, Cavit Bozok and Hakkı Karayiğitoglu are well-known names in this period.
Erdoğan Ersen, who was born in 1931 in Istanbul, the State Academy of Fine Arts “Gallery” with Sadi Diren received training. Then completed the Department of Theatre Costume and Fashion. He studied watercolor at the academy from Kenan Temizal and Zeki Faik İzer. With the return of Sadi Diren Germany, he learned ceramics by Sadi Diren in Eczacıbaşı. He continued Eczacibaşı Art Workshop. He worked for a while with Cevdet Altuğ and Tüzüm Kızılcan in Taylan Ceramic. Next, he set up in agreement for Art Workshop with Rebii Gorbon in Gorbon Seramik. Then he is awarded with “The Golden Orange Award” “Working in The World” in Italy in 1965. He continued his profession until his retirement (1999) in Gorbon. Name until the last days, he worked watercolor paintings. He passed away on 13th November 2009.
Keywords: Erdoğan Ersen, monographic interview, contemporary Turkish ceramic art