Duygu Kocabas Atilgan was born in İzmir, Turkey. After graduated from Dokuz Eylul University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Department of Textile Design/ Fashion Design Program in 2007, she worked as a research assistant in İzmir University of Economics for 9 years in Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Fashion Design Department. She completed her master education in Izmir University of Economics, Institute of Social Sciences, Design Studies Master Program in 2010 and started her Phd education in Dokuz Eylul University, Institute of Fine Arts, Textile and Fashion Design Program. Duygu attended national and international exhibitions with her illustrations, felted artworks, tapestry weaving, printing and illustration works. She has been working as a part time lecturer in Izmir University of Economics since 2016. She combines different disciplines while rendering. She produces both hand crafted and digital works.