How is the new normal making us question our old perspectives? What kind of new point of views did we gain after the pandemic? Eylül Deniz Ergun’s illustration brings in new angles about how we see the new world order for the article of ATÖLYE that discusses the steps that businesses can take to create more sustainable models while transitioning to the new normal.

Nazlı Çelebi’s animation video for Sertab Erener’s song “Aç Sesini” reminds us that the power within us grows when we unite.

Eda Çağıl Çağlarırmak animated the famous Turkish singer Sertab Erener’s new song “Kafanı Yorma.” The song is about the art of letting loose and being carefree even in most difficult situations. With Eda’s colourful worlds the video spreads positive energy for everyone who wants to walk around freely on the streets again.

The lyric video Kübra Su Yıldırım has prepared for Sertab Erener’s new single from her upcoming album “Bu Dünya” tells the story of the ephemerality of our lives.

It takes certain craftsmanship to successfully complete an origami in one shot. Usually making origami is a try and fail process. Especially if people are collaborating it becomes a creative learning process for all. ATÖLYE’s new educational platform Akademi aims for such collective and experimental collaborations. Ece Ağırtmış illustrates the article where these collaborations are explained with a twist: Do you notice that the origami making duo is also inside a paper? Ece reminds us that both the origami and the process of making it are subjected to a trial and error method.

How did remote working practises change in the Covid-19 process? What kind of an environment does remote working generate? What is a digital office anyway? The details of these questions are inside Uğur Altun’s illustration made for ATÖLYE’s Medium article about going remote. Welcome to the world where screens are met with plants, where files are stored in clouds and pants are not obligatory.

What will the world be like after Covid-19? Selin Tahtakılıç illustrated the predictions of  ATÖLYE’s co-founder Engin Ayaz regarding the post-Covid-19 world. Selin invites us to imagine a world where the fish of Venice are back, where neighbourhoods regain importance, where we reconnect with nature and each household is connected through digital platforms.

A meteor is about to drop in Nova Norda’s new music video “Kim üzdü seni?” (Who broke your heart?) Two characters in the story consult a book that contains advises about what to do in this tricky situation. Designed and executed by Kübra Su Yıldırım, the book actually provides universal and timeless advises through visually intriguing worlds.

The artwork series curated for Metex Studio Erk Architecture Studio includes custom artworks by Tutku Sevinç and Elif Demir. Sevinç’s 3 acrylic-based works are inspired by the dynamics of urban-suburban and rural sceneries whereas Demir’s works focus on perspective landscapes through a minimal architectural style.

When you are out of a yoga class in Advayta or just dropping by for ayurvedic food, you can now read the manifesto of Nobo while you wait in line to order. Designed and executed by Sim Onay, the design represents the balance within nature, simplicity and diligence.

Uğur Altun’s illustration for ATÖLYE’s Medium article titled, “How an unexpected alliance between Service Design and Business Design can help design better services” summorizes the whole story with details in one image. Two gears representing who different design services and two different set of values contrary to common belief work together and create an environment that is fruitful and beneficial for both of them.

Sneaks Up’s new retail store has a basketball court inside! Ozan Atalay’s illustrations of King James, Kyrie Irving, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Elena Delle Donne is on the walls of this court. Illustrated with meticulous detail, the positions of these characters, their uniforms, shoes and balls represent a particular style.

Commissioned for a personal project, Yaren Yavuz portrays the friendship of five women with her own unique style. Yavuz invites us to rethink the bondages between women with her vibrant colors.

These short gifs were produced to accompany Can Ozan on stage. Each piece provides a visual story that represents the core of a song. Artists who partook in this project are Cansu Bayrambey, Elif Demir, Hande Koçhan, Maya Kurdoğlu and Tutku Sevinç.

A presentation plays a critical role in creating the first impression of a brand. One of Turkey’s most powerful foundations, Sabancı Vakfı, trusted Sim Onay’s graphical skills in updating the visual design of their presentation to match its vision, and the outcome was a dynamic, memorable and intriguing design.

Similar to bee colonies, each community has their own interaction dynamics, but what does this interaction entail? Selin Tahtakılıç’s illustration for ATÖLYE’s Medium article investigating this question portrays an analogy between the communication networks of bees during honey making processes and the interaction web of communities.

Nezih Yaman’s lyric video for Emre Kula’s song Out Loud is a perfect mash of two artists from different fields. Not only they both represent the same rock-n-roll soul, but Nezih achieves to translate each emotion and detail of the song to a visual language. We see the world of the one-eyed character which represents the old man who inspired this song to be written and enter his life through Nezih’s imagination.

Eylül Deniz Ergun’s lyric video for famous Turkish song from the 90s called “Güle Güle Şekerim” (Bye-bye honey) by Sertab Erener brings a fresh perspective to the popular tune. Combining her dynamic and vibrant style with photos of female telephone operators Ergun brings the old and the new in a colourful way.

Mina Yancı’s animation was designed to accompany Sertab Erener’s live performance of the song, “Sakin Ol” (Relax). The live recording of line art design combined with the typographic elements creates a diverse visual choreography for the multi rhythmic song.

The cover art illustrated by Hande Koçan for Can Ozan’s single “Ön Koltuk” (Front Seat) combines humor, the Mediterranean and the nostalgic memory of a road trip. It aims to make you feel the breeze in your hair when you close your eyes while listening to the song and imagine the leopard head is moving up and down while you drive in a summer evening.

The artwork series we curated for Nike’s new İstanbul office includes sports-themed custom artworks of Melih Çebi, Ece Ağırtmış, Günseli Sepici and Elif Demir that contribute visual stories to the dynamic world of Nike.