Maria and Sinan met in Istanbul in 1972. He declared his love the day they met. Sculptor Maria Sezer (b. 1954) had to laugh at the time. Five years later she decided to settle down in Turkey with her partner. Nationality means little to them. The theme reverberates in her art. The message Sezer expresses in her paintings, installations, sculpture and ceramics is that borders are an insignificant for people as they are for nature.