Born in İzmir in 22.11.1988.
Graduated from DEU Fine Arts Textile and Fashion Design in 2012. Then completed the education programmes of IMA; “Leather Wear, Shoe and Accessory Design” in 2013 and “Fashion Design and Management” in 2015. Did internship at designers and companies like Özlem KAYA, MUDO and SÖKTAŞ.
Worked as a designer in “Tornado Leather” between 2013 and 2015, and in “Damat & Tween” between 2015 and 2017.
Attended shows, contests and prizes are;
“New Gen Show”, Fall 2017 Men Collection,’Byakko’, 2017. 24th Koza Young Fashion Designers Contest, Runner-Up Prize, 2016. “New Gen Show”, SS2016 Men Collection, ‘Step Up’, 2015. 22nd and 23rd Koza Young Fashion Designers Contest, Top-10 Finalists, 2014-2015. "IF Wedding Fashion Performance Show", ‘Butterfly Caught’, 2013. Leather Product Design Contest, Shoe Category, Second Runner-Up Prize. IF Wedding 2nd Wedding Gown Design Contest, Winner
Today he took his place in streetfashion by his own brand; named after him “GOKHANYAVAS” in August 2017. His passion is to bring a brand new look to his street fashion. Therefore, the brand met with new customers on 13-14 September 2017 “The Core Istanbul” and showed his style for the first time.
Participated in Mercedes Benz Fashion Week with his first own-named collection on 27 March 2018, and with his second one on 12 September 2018.