Arche is an experimental typeface inspired by variations of stroke widths. Same style is also carried on posters.
Mezcal is a traditionally sacred drink from Oaxaca, Mexico and it is one of the oldest indigenous distilled spirits in North America. It is made from oven cooked agave or maguey. Mexican Indian tribes consider scorpions as protectors against evil and bad luck. The overall packaging design of Scorpion Mezcal inspired by the Mexican culture with its tradition. Moreover, scorpions are used in the product and represented on the label to communicate the symbol of protection against evil.
Kahvaltıis a brand system that is created for Turkish breakfast products geared to the American consumers. Main design components are differentiated by color coding. Also, traditional Turkish motifs are used on labels to represent Turkish culture. Typical Turkish breakfast includes egg, white cheese, butter, olive oil, cherry tomatoes, honey and black tea.
TYPE & IMAGERY
Color and all kinds of materials can be used in creating images. "Break", "Is" and "Beautifully" are chosen words from a book by Robert Bringhurst, The Elements of Typographic Style. Using photography acetate, colors, kerning, tracking, cutting and pasting contributed to creating a unified typographic imagery.
These logos were designed as personal identities. Logos from top to bottom: monogram, meaning of my name, interpretive.
THE HEADS OF STATE
The Heads of State is a leading design firm in Philadelphia and run by two bearded principals (Jason Kernevich & Dustin Summers). The poster incorporates the studio's style in terms of reflecting their sense of design with technique and color.
This composition designed for an event called "Color Power" utilized research, strategic planning and design. Applications included: Bus stop, posters, pole banners, bart light boxes.
The concept for this album cover associates a relation with piece of music with 3 descriptive words: creepy, gloomy, streaming.
This 15 second video was created in After Effects. The 3D image was modeled in Cinema 4D.
This book focuses on introducing and explaining natural and historical sites of Turkey.
This informational brochure focuses on carbon emissions as the main source of climate change. Its aim is to create awareness as well as educate and inform individuals towards achieving collective efforts.
This book was based on the notion of decontextualization. The story was created by a CCA writing major and the photographs were taken in an assigned neighborhood by me.
SWEET LITTLE SUMMER ILLUSTRATIONS
Sweet Little Summer is an exploration of screen printing process applying up to 2-5 layers of colors. Illustrator and Photoshop were used to create the images.