The İstanbul Graphic Design Week is an educational activity organized annually since 1997 by Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Fine Arts Faculty, Graphic Design Department. This activity is an organization endorsed by Icograda International Council of Communication Design. Grafist is organized with the collaboration of GMK The Turkish Soceity of Graphic Designer.
The purpose of Grafist is to create a space for the interactive sharing of all works and their results by preparing a well-designed meeting place where the graphic designers and students come together through activities such seminars, workshops and exhibitions and evaluate and discuss their design criteria and visions.’ (Grafist)
The exhibition publication features an interview with Pierre Bernard, Burcu Dündar, Lech Majewski, Pablo Martin, Niels Schrader, Astrid Stavro and Henryk Tomaszewski.
18th istanbul graphic design week / 18.istanbul grafik tasarim günleri
Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Graphic Design Department
Editor: Başak Ürkmez
Graphic Design: Umut Südüak
Images selected and photographed by Zoe Sudds