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Sinan Buyukbas

Art Director, Designer, Animator

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Branding, Art Direction, Design, Illustration, Animation

Work Experience

Freelance

Designer, Art Director, Animator

May 2015 - Present New York, United States

Gretel

Designer, Animator, 3D

May 2014 - May 2015 New York, United States

Toxic

Graphic Designer & Motion Graphics Artist

September 2012 Istanbul, Turkey

ManvsMachine

Design & Animation Internship

2011 London, United Kingdom

Freelance

Graphic Designer, Illustrator

2006 - 2012 Istanbul, Turkey

Education

Sabanci University

MA in Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design

2009 - 2012 Istanbul, Turkey

Yildiz Technical University

BSc. in Mechanical Engineering

2003 - 2008 Turkey

Lycée Saint Joseph

Highschool

Languages

English (Fluent),
French (Fluent),
Turkish (Native),

Awards

BDA Promax North America

Gold for Art Direction & Design: General Channel Image Campaign (As Gretel)

2015

SXSW Award Finalist

Excellence in Title Design (as yu+Co)

2015

Emmy Award Nomination

Outstanding Title Design (as yu+Co)

2014

Prix Ars Electronica

Honorary Mention in Computer Animation/Film/VFX (As Nerdworking)

2013

Cannes Lions

Golden Lion in Design (as Manvsmachine)

2012

Silver Price At MobileHCI 2011 Design Competition

13th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services with Serdar Adali, K. Ali Yuksel

2011

Skills

Adobe Suite, C4d ,

Publications

AVIEM: An audio-visual emotion library, Intellect, 2012
with Elif Ayiter, Kamer Ali Yuksel

An Interface for Emotional Expression in AudioVisuals, ACM, 2012
with Elif Ayiter

Designing mobile phones using silent speech input and auditory feedback, 2011 with Serdar Adali, Kamer Ali Yuksel