Founded in 2013 by Melike Konur in Istanbul, Turkey, DEVA Entertainment is a performing arts production company operating out of NYC with creative director, Kerime Konur. The Konur sisters have a combined 30 years expertise in the international entertainment industry. They are both educated in NYC at The New School and at the Ailey School respectively. Melike works extensively in the luxury brand space managing music production in special events for W Hotel Istanbul, Six Senses Ibiza, The Hilton Prague, and Mercedes Benz. Kerime's reputation for her creative direction has lead her to being a collaborator in seminal works of artists Kayla Farrish and Sidra Bell. DEVA is your hands team on in the creative process bringing your vision to the stage or screen.
Melike Konur is currently pursuing an M.A. in Arts Management at The New School and holds a B.A. in Jazz Dance from Point Park University.
CREATIVE DIRECTOR Kerime Konur's reputation for her creative direction has lead her to assist in the genesis of seminal works for artists Kayla Farrish and Sidra Bell. Educated at the Ailey School and Peridance, stakes her claim in the performing arts industry as a hands on catalyst for visionary and exquisite production values in film and stage. She is also a regular contributor behind the scene for advertising at Creative Consumers® Associates with Ideas To Go, Inc.- an innovation agency that works with Fortune 500 companies in ideation and concept development to incorporate the voice of the consumer.