Koray Aris is a sculptor. He studied sculpture at Istanbul National Academy of Fine Arts. After his graduation in 1968, he went to Italy and became a student of Emilio Greco, fellow sculptor and professor at the Fine Arts Academy of Rome. After seven years, he returned to Istanbul in 1975 and established his atelier, where he has been continuing his works. His works have been displayed in many exhibitions and biennials in Italy, France, Belgium, Greece, Germany, Hungary, Serbia, Egypt and Turkey.