Mining Engineering, İstanbul Technical University, 1998
Dr. Metin Çavuş obtained his B.Sc. from Istanbul Technical University, Department of Mining Engineering in 1998, M.A. in Art and Design from Yıldız Technical University in 2003, and Ph.D. in Art and Design from Yıldız Technical University in 2010. For his PhD dissertation he produced an interactive film which was put on public display in several international workshops. Çavuş worked as a research and teaching fellow at the Department of Photography and Video, Faculty of Art and Design of Yıldız Technical University between 2002 and 2014.
Çavuş makes documentary films and collaborates with artists in contemporary art projects. His films and projects has been shown in several prominent art galleries, festivals and biennials, including Tate Modern, London, Arter, Istanbul, and Venice Architecture Biennial. His areas of specialty are documentary film, narrative structures, interactive cinema and film editing theories.