Born in Ankara in 1979, TURKEY, Ezgi Hakan Verdu Martinez graduated from Ceramic Department at Anadolu University Faculty of Fine Arts in 2001. Received MA Degree in 2003, Ph Degree of Arts in 2007. Became assistant professor at Anadolu University.
Martinez participated in around 90 group exhibitions both in Turkey and abroad. She has had 4 solo exhibition and received 2 awards-4 honorable mentions in the field of ceramics. She was selected for 2 art achievement awards. Currently continues her art works in search for ceramic pillows and ceramic costumes, dresses conceptually and works full time as teaching staff of ceramics department at Anadolu University-Faculty of Fine Arts at the position of associate professor since 2013, .