Portfolio of Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Deadwood

Newspaper design for Deadwood film/cinema collective in Vienna. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Flyers design for Deadwood film/cinema collective in Vienna. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Newspaper design frontpage samples for Deadwood film/cinema collective in Vienna. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Newspaper design inside pages samples for Deadwood film/cinema collective in Vienna. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

An Embodied Geometry

Cover and inside pages of the reader titled Pentagonism: An Embodied Geometry designed for Gerard Caris. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Back cover and inside pages of the reader titled Pentagonism: An Embodied Geometry designed for Gerard Caris. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Number6 Collective

Poster design for Number6 Art & Culture Collective. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster design samples for Number6 Art & Culture Collective. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Custom typeface design for Number6 Art & Culture Collective. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Flyers design for Number6 Art & Culture Collective. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Logo, identity, branding system design for Number6 Art & Culture Collective. © Sarp Sozdinler Poster design for Number6 Art & Culture Collective. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster design for Thinking the Edge event of Number6 Art & Culture Collective that took place in Istanbul Modern. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Bulletin design for Number6 Art & Culture Collective. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Design for the book titled Three Posters — Rabih Mroué and 8 Conversations on Gentrification Through Hadid's Recent Work for Number6 Art & Culture Collective. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Posters (2012 — 2014)

Poster design titled Zifiri Karanlikta Mektep. Commissioned by Karanlik Isler / Zifiri Karanlikta Yemek Association. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster design titled Marxism and Literary Criticism for a conference / seminar conducted by Bulent Somay and Terry Eagleton. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster design for Thinking the Edge event of Number6 Art & Culture Collective that took place in Istanbul Modern. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Submissions poster for Strange Bedfellows, a queer arts festival on wheels organized by YTR KDR, a civil rights collective formed by students from different institutions. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster proposal for End of the Year Show 2014 of Westend Fotoschule located in Bremen, Germany. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster for anarcho-feminism days event took place at the Hacettepe University in Ankara. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster for the Modern Man concert series of Kasette bar. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster for music & arts spring festival of Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Promotional poster for Bled typeface that Sarp Sozdinler had designed in 2012. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster design titled Bayrak / Flag, based on a family, members of which literally despises one another. Commissioned by KREK Theater. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Deixis Review

Front cover for the second issue of Deixis Review. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Front cover design system proposal for Deixis Review. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Inside pages from various issues of Deixis Review. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Tarnated Magazine

Covers for Disfigurement and the Doppelganger issues of Tarnated Mag. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Covers for Afrika and Barbie issues of Tarnated Mag. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Covers for Social Norms and Portraits issues of Tarnated Mag. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Cover for Situationist International issue of Tarnated Mag. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Inside pages taken from various issues of Tarnated Mag. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Miscellaneous (Stamps, Videos, Title Sequences, Typefaces CD Covers, Industrial Design Works, etc.)

Stamp design dummies for Musée Emily Hahn. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Found digital poetry on iTunes turned into a RGB gif poster. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Cover design system proposal for Afwezig Magazine. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Re-imagined title sequence for the Coen Brothers movie titled Fargo, designed while at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Shooting photos of the re-imagined title sequence for the Coen Brothers movie titled Fargo, designed while at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Fashion design for Pasted!, Inc. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Various custom typeface designs. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Industrial clock design. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Various album cover dummies. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Memories from East

Cover of the book titled Memories From East. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Back cover and inside pages of the book titled Memories From East. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Mamut Art Project 2014

Cover for the catalog of the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2014 that took place in KucukCiftlik Park. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Inside pages of the catalog of the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2014 that took place in KucukCiftlik Park. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster for the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2014 that took place in KucukCiftlik Park. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Exhibition and website design for the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2014 that took place in KucukCiftlik Park. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Exhibition and website design for the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2014 that took place in KucukCiftlik Park. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Various Website Design

Website design for the imprint Editions Inédits that Sarp Sozdinler has co-founded back in 2012 in Vienna. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Diary-like website design for an author with a pseudo-identity. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler A Tumblr page on which screenshots taken out of film scenes with posters being collected. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Website for the popular arts and culture facility, Borusan Music Centre. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Website design for the Icelandic photographer Geneviève Bjargardóttir. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Black Thursday #01 - Unattended Children Will Be Given Espresso and a Free Kitten

Black Thursday is a book of collection of text and images from academic databases that investigates the representations of identity and body, and how they manage to shape through interaction with architecture and exposure to art forms. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Black Thursday is a book of collection of text and images from academic databases that investigates the representations of identity and body, and how they manage to shape through interaction with architecture and exposure to art forms. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Black Thursday is a book of collection of text and images from academic databases that investigates the representations of identity and body, and how they manage to shape through interaction with architecture and exposure to art forms. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Neighbors / Komsular

Cover design for catalog of the event Neighbors took place in Istanbul Modern Arts Museum. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Inside pages of catalog of the event Neighbors took place in Istanbul Modern Arts Museum. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Near Future Magazine

Cover design for the Near Future Magazine, produced for Art International exclusively and co-edited by Mihda Koray and Lara Ogel. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Inside pages of the Near Future Magazine, produced for Art International exclusively and co-edited by Mihda Koray and Lara Ogel. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Inside pages of the Near Future Magazine, produced for Art International exclusively and co-edited by Mihda Koray and Lara Ogel. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Inside pages of the Near Future Magazine, produced for Art International exclusively and co-edited by Mihda Koray and Lara Ogel. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

deSingel Periodical

Periodical design for the new season of multi-purpose international art campus deSingel stationed in Antwerp, Belgium. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Periodical design for the new season of multi-purpose international art campus deSingel stationed in Antwerp, Belgium. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Almost Never Always

Almost Never Always is a publication designed at Werkplaats Typografie workshop that took place in Ravenna related to Fahrenheit39 book festival. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Almost Never Always is a publication designed at Werkplaats Typografie workshop that took place in Ravenna related to Fahrenheit39 book festival. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Mamut Art Project

Cover for the catalog of the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2013 that took place in Antrepo. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Inside pages of the catalog of the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2013 that took place in Antrepo. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Poster and invitation design for the catalog of the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2013 that took place in Antrepo. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler Photos from the exhibition space of the art fair, Mamut Art Project 2013 that took place in Antrepo. © Studio Sarp Sozdinler

Mamut Art Project photos ©2013, Uygar Demoglu

STUDIO SARP SOZDINLER is a graphic design practice that works for a diverse range of artists, publishers, companies and cultural institutions around the globe. Founded by Sarp Sozdinler in 2014 after several years of experience in Vienna, Brussels, Istanbul and Italy, the studio has been working on projects within the range of books, posters, magazines, websites, exhibitions, product design, signage systems, film art direction, custom typefaces, visual identities, and time-to-time through editorial and curatorial consultation.

Sarp Sozdinler (°1989, Turkey) is a graphic designer, artist, producer and editor. Following his return from
the University of Applied Arts Vienna, he had been working in many European countries, at various studios including Bülent Erkmen, Base Design (and heads to NYC to work at Sagmeister & Walsh), before becoming associates with Mehmet Ali Türkmen. Meanwhile, he has established several projects, including the type foundry 383c, the experimental music practice Eating Pomegranates and the imprint Editions Inédits.
Employment
2014

Mehmet Ali Türkmen
MAT Design Istanbul

(project collaboration)

2014

Future Anectodes
Istanbul, Turkey
(trial)

2013

BEK / Bülent Erkmen
Istanbul, Turkey
(full-time designer)

2013

Base Design
Brussels, Belgium
(internship)

2012

VtwoB
Modena, Italy
(internship)


2010

Medina Turgul DDB
(internship)

Education
11/12

University of
Applied Arts Vienna
,
(Erasmus exchange)

09/14

Mimar Sinan
University of Fine Arts

BA, Graphic Design

06/09

Bahcesehir University
BA, Computer Eng.

Exhibitions
2013

Frankfurt Book Fair,
with Mamut Art Project

2013

32nd Design Exhibition,
curated by GMK Alliance of Turkish Designers

2012

Imperfection,
curated by IKSV,
Design Biennial Istanbul

2012

Istanbul Design Guide,
curated by Zero,
Design Biennial Istanbul

2012

The Essence 12
End of the Year Show,
University of Applied
Arts Vienna, Austria

2012

Klappe Kartak,
Vienna, Austria

2012

Rhizome,
curated by M. Görgün,
Grafist 16

2012

KREK Theater Posters,
curated by KREK
Istanbul, Turkey

2011

Self-Promotion Projects,
Mimar Sinan FAU

2010

Mother Tongue,
curated by ICOGRADA

Activity
+

Werkplaats Typografie workshop, Fahrenheit39
Ravenna, Italy

+

Speaker at Behance
Portfolio Review

+

Jury member at 32nd
Design Awards by GMK

+

Design Report Istanbul,
Fachhochschule Düsseldorf

+

Guest curator at
Create & Rotate

+

Neville Brody's assistant,
OFFF Istanbul 2012

+

Students That Make

+

Vladimir Chaika's assistant,
Grafist 15

+

Ian Noble's assistant,
Grafist 14

Features
+

It's Nice That (article)

+

Étapes #221 (interview)

+

Cosas Visuales (article)

+

Students That Make (intv.)

+

Undercoat (article)

+

Justified Mag (feature)

+

Grafist 16 book

ESSAYS
Sarp Sozdinler (design, coding) / © 2014, Studio Sarp Sozdinler. All rights reserved