İlke İlter is an artist from Izmir in Turkey. She works in a field of paintings, drawings, photography, and words. Her more recent works can be seen as a more intimate investigation focusing upon the psychological side of personal histories. She is currently pursuing a PhD in the Department of Painting at the Dokuz Eylül University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Izmir. İlke sent us two beautiful pencil drawings called ‘Zeze and Adam’, inspired by the novel “Vamos Aquecer o Sol” (1974) by Brazilian writer José Mauro de Vasconcelos.