International award winning graphic designer and
academic, based in İzmir, Turkey. In 2014 he accepted as a participant to
Werkplaats Typografie Summer School, which was directed by Armand Mevis,
Leonardo Sonnoli, Maureen Mooren and Karel Martens. During his professional and
academic career, he made contributions to several exhibitions, workshops,
biennale, triennale, and personal art & design initiatives. In 2014, he
established an independent bookwork initiative KartonKitap,
with associate and friend, N. Toros Mutlu.
Focused on book design, artists’ books and typography.
2018_Three Special Achievement Award in Typography Category at 37th GMK Turkish Graphic
Designers Association with “Kent Müellifleri”, “Yunus Emre” and “GRAF018” posters.
2018_Two Special Achievement Award in Poster Category at 37th GMK Turkish Graphic
Designers Association with “Nokta ve Çizgi” and “YUADSII” posters.
2018_Platinum Award Winner in the Graphis Typography4: Type in Use
2017_Sait Maden Exclusive Typography Award at, 36th GMK Turkish Graphic
2017_Special Achievement Award in Poster Category at 36th GMK Turkish Graphic
2017_Special Achievement Award in Typography Category at 36th GMK Turkish Graphic
2016_Special Achievement Award in Book Design Category at 35th GMK Turkish Graphic
2018_“Portraits of Colors” workshop within Good Design 3 İzmir, with Gizem Hız.
2016_“A Book as a...” at Dokuz Eylül University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Graphic
Design Department within 16th Young Brainstorming Graphic Design Days as
2016_"Mise-En-Scene X Mise-En-Page", Cemre Yeşil
X Karton Kitap: A workshop held during ITU Photography Club, Photo Meet-Ups
2016_“Süre, Süreç Sürat” Collaborative workshop held during the 2nd Tasarım Koyu
2015_“Jazzine”, Artzine Workshop as a part of IKSEV İzmir
Europian Jazz Festival.