Through my extensive experience both as a graphic designer, and illustrator, I am in the unique position to help clients solve a variety of visual challenges.
Freelance, 2016 – Current
Illustrator and Animator
Created animations for Yale University, designed visual presentation for Harvard University. Illustrated childrens books for various publishing companies, Drew cartoons for some magazines.
Wendy Lynn & Co. – Maryland, 2002 – 2016
Illustrator and Graphic Designer
Drew children’s book illustrations for publishers, such as Scholastic, Harcourt, Compass, Capstone, Quorasan, Oxford Press, Praclete.
David Sirieix Inc. – New York, 2002 – 2010
Responsible for the fashion clients, Chantelle, Passionata, Marithé + François Girbaud, Akademiks, Free Country, Avirex, Bear USA, Couture, Sharagano, Mavi Jeans. Designed monthly magazine, Travel Savvy. Designed corporate identities and fashion show booths.
Intimo – New York, 2002 – 2002
Designer and lllustrator
Created illustrations and surface designs.
J. Walter Thompson – Istanbul, 1995 – 2000
Created ad campaigns and prints for Nestlé, Ford, Shell, Yamaha, Unilever-Elidor and Organics Shampoo, Anadolu Insurance, Artema (bathroom appliances), Altinyildiz (fabric and clothing company).
Society of Illustrators, New York – Gold Medal
London Transport Museum and The Society of Artist Agents Illustration Award – First Prize and Second Prize
Turkish Association of Advertising Agencies Crystal Apple Award – Gold Apple
International Aydin Dogan Cartoon Competition – First Prize, Second and Honorary Prize
MFA – Illustration – Fashion Institute of Technology
BFA – Graphic Design – Marmara University School of Fine Arts
Adobe Creative Suite, Maxon Cinema 4D