Bilge Kınam Dokuzlar

Born in Izmir in 1978, Bilge Kinam received her Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design from the Faculty of Fine Arts, Design, and Architecture at Bilkent University in 2000. She completed her Master’s degree in the Graphic Design Department at Dokuz Eylul University, Institude of Fine Arts in Izmir. She volunteered for EVS Action 2 project and worked with mentally disabled people for 12 months in Wales. At that time, she took art courses at the University of Aberystwyth. Kinam’s works have been shown in national and international exhibition and she holds awards from poster exhibitions. Since 2000 she has worked as a graphic designer and art director in advertising agencies and design studios. Kinam works on experimental typography, video, and social responsible design. She has been working as a lecturer in the Department of Visual Communication Design at Eskişehir Osmangazi University Faculty of Art and Design.