Nermin Er was born in Istanbul. She lives and works in Istanbul. She graduated from the Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts in 1995. She’s been regularly having solo show at Galeri Nev-Istanbul (2004, 2009, 2011) since 2004. She participated in various group shows among which are mental:KLİNİK-Istanbul (2002), Aksanat-Istanbul (2004), K2-Izmir (2005), Siemens Sanat Galerisi-Istanbul (2005), Helene Nyborg Contemporary-Copenhague (2006), Grafist (2012) ve Istanbul Modern (2013).
In the works of the artist, who is also acquainted with animation making, the paper as material appears as a result of an minimalist percept and caters for the creation of a story when merged with Chiaroscuro. The cinematografic scenes in silhouette-like assemblings, interpret the components of the day to day life such as the human, the urban and the nature.
Er still lives and works in Istanbul.