Chalmers University of Technology
Industrial Design Engineering
Istanbul Technical University
Hand / computer sketching
Rhinoceros, Alias Automotive Design
Showcase, Keyshot, Vray
Photoshop / Illustrator / InDesign
After Effects, Balsamiq
Autodesk Sketchbook Designer
HTML, CSS (Basic)
Turkish (mother tongue)
Basketball, tennis, cinema,
digital art, chess, word games
Apr 14 – recent / i3tex AB – Gothenburg / full-time
Developing user interface for medical devices.
Mar 13 – Aug 13 / Enthoven Associates – Antwerp / Internship
Assigned to various design projects to develop ideas for international clients.
Sep 12 – Mar 13 / Grohe AG – Dusseldorf / Internship
Joined to the Best Design Team of 2011 (Red Dot) for a six months internship period to develop sanitary fittings ideas.
Feb 12 – Jul 12 / Volvo Cars – Gothenburg / Thesis
Completed a master thesis project on “Acceptance of reflections from high gloss surfaces in vehicle interior”
Apr 10 – Jan 11 / Elektropak- Istanbul / full-time
Worked as industrial designer & stylist with an experienced team which develops home appliances for local and global markets.
Oct 08 – present / Akin Bacioglu Design Factory / freelance
Involved in product design and brand identity projects for different companies around the world.
AWARDS and PUBLICATIONS
Oct 13 The winning Interface Design Project in Karel VOIP Mobile App Contest
Jul 11 Stack school desk won special mention in Perm Furniture Design Competition (Russia)
Jan 11 Dustroyer vacuum cleaner was produced by Homend home appliances company in Turkey
Oct 09 I Love H cravate pattern design selected as finalist in Les cravates par Hermes design competition among 6133 designs.
Apr 09 Also armchair was published in MDdesign magazine (Germany)
Nov 08 Also armchair was published in Abitare design magazine (Italy)
Jun 08 Also armchair won special mention in Promosedia International Design Competition
Mar 08 Also armchair won 2nd price in 1st National Furniture Design Competition
Sep 06 ID sunglasses design won third prize in Radical Movements Design Competition
Sep 05 Kisstanbul tshirt graphic design was selected in design workshop and produced by Mavi Jeans It is in the market since February 2006.
Nov 04 Active packaging design was exhibited in MEdesign International Design Fair in Italy. (2nd grade school project)