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Nihat Gokcen
Nihat Gokcen
Freelance Illustrator
Istanbul, Turkey

Summary

EDUCATION

UCLA Extension / Los Angeles, CA / Sept 2015 - June 2016
Certificate of Construction Management
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Marmara University Fine Arts Faculty / Istanbul, Turkey / Sept 2009 - June 2014
Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Architecture
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WORK EXPERIENCE

Bellisi Design / Los Angeles, California, USA / Assistant to Project Manager / July 2016 - December 2016
Architectural Design Firm

-Prepared change orders and billings for the current projects.
-Prepared woodwork and finish carpentry quantity takeoffs.
-Prepared spec. documents of projects.
-Created RFI's
-Designed Bellisi Design stickers, flyers, logos for social media.
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Mazeron Architecture / Istanbul, Turkey / Interior Designer and Visual Artist / Nov 2014 - May 2015
Architectural Design Firm

- Worked on preparation of design and architectural drawings with the design team for
Abduljawad Mansion in Saudi Arabia
- Created the concept art of the mansion’s lobby, dining room, office room, family living room, guest living room, bedroom, guest bedroom and bathrooms.
- Designed the concept art for the founder of Mazeron Architecture's portfolio, featuring his work of his twenty-year career in architectural designs.
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Studyo Nar Architecture / Istanbul, Turkey / Interior Designer and Visual Artist / June 2013 - June 2014
Architectural Design Firm

- Designed concept and architectural drawings for Doga Schools
- Designed the concept of the entrance hall, offices, laboratories and cafeteria sections
- Visualized and created models of furniture for Doga Schools.
- Created 3D models of yacht club building and retail store Parizien. Illustrated them
in photoshop for the presentation
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Onno Creative / Istanbul, Turkey / Illustrator / June 2012 - Sept 2012
Graphic Design Office

- Created a logo for a children immune system medicine in Adobe Photoshop
- Created a logo for a local shopping mall in Adobe Photoshop
- Prepared the mascot animation for the same local shopping mall in 3Ds Max

Skills

2D AnimationConcept ArtDigital PaintingIllustration3D ModelingCharacter DesignDrawingArchitectural DesignGraphic DesignVideo EditingCartooningSketchingComic Art

Software proficiency

3ds Max
3ds Max
After Effects
After Effects
AutoCAD
AutoCAD
Illustrator
Illustrator
Photoshop
Photoshop
Revit
Revit
SketchBook Pro
SketchBook Pro

Reel

Productions

  • Default
    • Book
      A Comic Book Project
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      Comic Artist
    • Company
      Personal Company