My name is Alparslan Çarkçı —The D(esigner)andyPup.
Effective performance, personal relationships, understanding your goals and the finest impression of your brand — these are the core values I prioritise.
I help individuals and organisations pinpoint their communicational needs, make more efficient use of their key performance indicators and offer workable solutions. Being a multidisciplinary designer, my greatest strengths revolve in digital design, brand identity, user interface design and print collateral. Over and above, I am a passionate devotee of architecture, interior design, photography and fashion. My continuous intention is to combine my evolving knowledge and experience in these areas to deliver brilliance to my (and yours) audience. My experience in design field involves from small start-up enterprises — but big in heart — to a collection of big name, first-class clients which has given me the ability to think locally and/or globally at the same time and/or separately whenever and wherever needed.
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At Salmat Digital, I worked closely with other designers, a design director, user experience professionals, developers, business development managers and account managers to create desirable, relevant and functional websites, EDMs, mobile apps and other digital marketing communication assets for a rapidly expanding collection of big name, first-class clients.
Some of the brands that I worked closely with are:
• Sydney TAFE • Le Creuset • Starlight Children's Foundation • Spirit of Tasmania • David Jones • MYER • Thrifty Car Rental • Pandora Radio • MAERSK Line • Victorian Certificate of Education
Permanent Part-Time Graphic Designer & Art Director
My assistance at Splash Agency on a permanent part-time basis whilst I was continuing my Masters Degree of Design at UNSW included;
• Interpreting the client’s business needs and developing concepts through research,
• Contributing ideas and design artwork to the overall brief,
• Producing new concepts and working on layouts and pages ready for print and/or digital,
• Working as part of a closely knitted team and supporting the Creative Director.
The highlights of my contribution are:
• Maximus (Livestock healthcare) • The Bread & Butter Project (Artisan bakery) • Wilbur's Place (Street eatery)
With the art of engineering as a world market leader in the field of stationary and portable measurement technology, Testo provides the ideal measuring instrument for every measurement from anemometer to data monitoring system that is accompanied with best accuracy and user-friendliness.
I assisted Testo AG's Turkey offices on a permanent part-time basis with the preparation of all sorts of printed collaterals, online banners, web brochures and large-scale posters for national and international expos.
Moodboards, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Autocad, Brand Identity, Data Visualisation, Drawing, Facebook Apps, IMovie, Online Advertising, Photography, Printed Collateral , User Experience, User Interface Design, Web Design,
Short-Term Work Experience
ROKT | Freelance Digital Designer
August 2013 - September 2013 | Sydney, Australia
A digital-focused contribution to Rokt, including landing page designs, web and mobile widget mockup and actual designs, website banners and post-transaction user interface designs for well-known brands such as; • Jetblue Airways • Aussie Farmers Direct • Menulog • MotoGP • Melbourne Victory FC • Chatswood Chase Sydney • Darcy Group
Popcorn X | Freelance Graphic Designer
July 2013 - September 2013 | Sydney, Australia
Design of online invitations, point-of-sale posters, brochures, flyers, video production, and presentations on a project-work basis with multiple account managers of well respected brands, such as; • Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival • Corona Extra • Schick • Fresh ED • Energizer
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