Elif Teja is a multidisciplinary visual artist from Ankara, Turkey, with roots in New York City. For over 15 years, Elif has established herself as an internationally renowned Art Director and Creative Director specializing in visual fantasy that brings together realism and the dimension of the mystical. Her portfolio includes award winning campaigns in branding, concept design, animation, CGI, illustration and synthesized photography.
Currently her energy is focused on breathing life to three main photo series entitled “Divine Feminine, Nature and the Source”, “Spirit Animal Portraits”, and “Lines & Void”. These works are a culmination of her life long journey as an artist, mystic, healer and seer endowed with the capacity to enter the eternal void. Elif is a certified practitioner of Usui Reiki Level 1, 2 & 3. And she is practicing shamanic healing traditions from High Andes, Ecuador. She has engaged the therapeutic art of creating portraits that capture and help her subjects connect with their higher selves and spirit guides that are helpful in her healing work. At the center of inspiration and connection to her present work is her desire to serve as an instrument for healing humanity and the world.