Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University and Turkish Society of Graphic Designers host 14th International Istanbul Graphic Design Week

20 April 2010
Istanbul (Turkey) - From 26 April - 16 May 2010, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in collaboration with GMK/The Turkish Society of Graphic Designers will host Grafist 14, the 14th International Istanbul Graphic Design Week, organised annually since 1997.
Istanbul (Turkey) - From 26 April - 16 May 2010, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University will host Grafist 14, the 14th International Istanbul Graphic Design Week. This Icograda-endorsed event has been organised annually since 1997 by the school's Fine Arts Faculty, Graphic Design Department, in collaboration with GMK/The Turkish Society of Graphic Designers.

The International İstanbul Graphic Desing Week is an educational activity organised to create a rich arena for the interactive sharing of works and their results. During the week, internationally-known foreign and Turkish graphic designers, as well as both foreign and Turkish students, to come together through activities such as seminars, workshops and exhibitions and evaluate and discuss their design criteria and visions.

This year, the International Seminar will include the following guest designers:
  • Anette Lenz (DE)
  • Ian Noble (UK)
  • Jack Broeders -
  • Rogier Rosema (NL)
  • Yeşim Demir (TR)

A series of exhibitions will also take place:

"Lady Sun", Iran's Contemporary Illustration
26 April- 16 May 2010
Opening: 26 April, 17:30

Students Works-Illustration Exhibition
26 April- 16 May 2010

International Graphic Designers Exhibition
28 April - 15 May
Opening: 28 April, 17:30

The MSFAU Graphic Design Department Workshops will take place from 26-28 April, led by Anette Lenz, Ian Noble, Jack Broeders-Rogier Rosema and Yesim Demir.

Join Grafist 14 delegates at the opening party on 26 April at Dogzstar.

Find out all the details on the official event website: www.grafist.org



For more information, please contact:

Mimar Sinan Güzel Sanatlar Üniversitesi,
Grafik Tasarım Bölümü,
Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi No: 24 Fındıklı
34427 İstanbul
T: +90 212 252 16 00 / 265 - 266
F: +90 212 245 21 64
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Press contact:
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