Ekiz is a photographer and copyright law scholar from Turkey based in London. He is currently a PhD candidate at Queen Mary University of London, conducting a research on how copyright law shapes the discursive spaces of photography. His artworks have previously been featured at group exhibitions in Istanbul, Amsterdam, and London. He collaborates with Art/Law Network since 2018, an UK-based organisation focusing on interdisciplinary practices on art and law. He started conducting interviews with photographers for EEP Berlin Magazine in 2020. He is a shortlisted candidate for Afterall Writer in Residence 2020. His collage series ‘Layer Zero’ was a third-stage finalist in FOAM Talent 2019.