Pinar Abacilar was born in 1981 in Turkey.
She had her bachelor degree in 2004 after finishing Architectural School in Trakya University. Afterwards, she finished her master in Urban Planning in Istanbul Technical University. She worked as technical assistant in Kosovo and as student assistant in research centre for 2 years. She worked in international companies and private restoration firms between2007/2009. She enrolled SAHC Masters Course during the 2009/2010 academic year. Since 2010, she has been working on restoration field both as freelancer and as a part of related firms in Istanbul.