İlkyaz Portakalcıoğlu (1995, Cyprus) is a visual artist based in Turkey and Cyprus. Since 2016, she has been working as an assistant of Nesin Art Village. Her BA in Photography from Dokuz Eylul University(2019), Izmir, Turkey.
She wrote her thesis as a vernacular photo sample. (Our Home is Now Here: The Reflection of the Displacement in Cyprus to Photography). She is still working on vernacular photography and it effects.