Lectures

Upcoming Lectures & Workshops


AUG 19, 2017

ISType, Lecture
International Meeting About Graphic Events, Warsaw, Poland

Past Lectures & Workshops


JULY 25, 2017

Bridging between Arabic script & type,
Panel w/ Lara Captan and Kristyan Sarkis
Dar El-Nimer for Arts and Culture, Beirut, Lebanon

JULY 24, 2017

Ottoman Typographic History, Lecture
Arabic Type Design , Beirut, Lebanon

MAR 25, 2017

Font Kültürü üzerine Notlar, Sunum (Turkish)
Kaligrafist Konferansı, İstanbul, Türkiye

NOV 23, 2016

Osmanlı Tipografi ve Font Kültürü, Sunum (Turkish)
İkinci Uluslararası Basev Kongresi, İstanbul, Türkiye

OCT 28, 2016

The Genealogy of the Ottoman Naskh Typefaces, Lecture
Granshan 2016, Navigating Communities, Cairo, Egypt

JULY 9, 2016

Rethinking typography as a field in Turkey, Lecture w/ Özlem Özkal
International Conference on Typography & Visual Communication, Thessaloniki, Greece

JUNE 6, 2016

The pivotal role of Arabic script grammar in the transition from manual to mechanized text reproduction, Lecture w/ Thomas Milo
University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

APR 26–27, 2016

Text Invader, Workshop
The Meaning of Two Scripts in Turkey, Lecture
University of Applied Sciences, Mainz, Germany

MARCH 11, 2016

Text Invader, Workshop
GRF 734 Research Studio | Mimar Sinan University, Istanbul, Turkey

DEC 21–24, 2015

Text Invader, Workshop
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

DEC 12, 2015

Ottoman Typography towards Modernisation, Lecture w/ Özlem Özkal
FaceForward | Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Ireland

JULY 24, 2015

The pivotal role of Arabic script grammar in the transition from manual to mechanized text reproduction, Lecture w/ Thomas Milo
Granshan Conference | University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom

MAY 22, 2015

Text typefaces versus display typefaces in the Ottoman Empire, Lecture
TYPO Berlin | Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany

NOV 3–7, 2014

Text Invader, Workshop
The Meaning of Two Scripts in Turkey, Lecture
The Artistic Reflections of Calligraphy and Typography, Eskişehir, Turkey

SEP 20, 2014

Setting up Latin typography in Turkey, Lecture w/ Özlem Özkal
ATypI 2014 | Museu del Disseny de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

FEB 20, 2014

Turkish Script Reform and Typography, Lecture
Let’s Type Conference, École Supérieure d'Art de Lorrain, Metz, France

AUG 22, 2013

A Graphic Interference on Semantic Flow, Lecture
TypeCon 2013 | Design Education Forum, Portland, OR, USA

AUG 20, 2013

Text Invader, Workshop
Portland State University, Graphic Design Department, Portland, OR, USA

APR 2, 2013

A Graphic Interference on Semantic Flow, Lecture w/ Elif Ayiter
DI-EGY-FEST | Consciousness Reframed 13, Cairo, Egypt

MAR 14, 2013

Form & Counterform, Workshop
SALT Galata, Istanbul, Turkey

FEB 2, 2012

Text Invader, Workshop
Department of Graphic Design, Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey,

DEC 7, 2011

A Graphic Interference on Semantic Flow, Lecture (with Elif Ayiter)
International Conference on Arts and Technology 2011, Esbjerg, Denmark

SEPT 17, 2011

The lack of Latin typographic heritage and type design in Turkey
ATypI 2011 | Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavík, Iceland

JUL 10, 2011

The lack of Latin typographic heritage and type design in Turkey
TypeCon 2011 | New Orleans, LA, USA

APR 19–21, 2011

Text Invader, Workshop
Department of Graphic Design, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey,