Fatma Belkıs was born in Antalya in 1985. She studied visual arts and communication design at Sabancı University, İstanbul. She is working on her PhD thesis on friendship in artistic collaboration at the European Graduate School. Since 2013, she hardly has had any individual practice, she works in collaboration with other artists. She is a member of an artist collective called KABA HAT. Her work has been shown in institutions such as Depo and İstanbul Modern. Some major exhibitions in which she participated include: Istanbul Biennial, Sharjah Biennial, Lanskrona Photo Festival. She lives in Istanbul.