Necdet YILMAZ,

FC / Visual Communication Design Department / Cartoon and Animation

necdet.yilmazuskudar.edu.tr

(0216) 400 2222

Short CV

Necdet Yilmaz completed his BA in Graphic Design at Marmara University, Faculty of Fine Arts. He worked as an art director at several global advertising agencies till his move to New York in 2000. Subsequently, he focused on creating mainly illustrations, cartoons and animations beside graphic design projects. His works have been awarded with many prizes, such as first place of London Transport Museum Poster Illustration Competition and gold medal of American Society of Illustrators. He completed the MFA program in Illustration at Fashion Institute of Technology-State University of New York with his thesis on war-themed children’s books and propaganda. He has taught animation courses in several art and communication colleges including SUNY/FIT. He is currently attending the Doctor of Fine Arts program at the Graphic Design Department of Marmara University, Fine Arts Institute.

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