Hatice Çağlar

Co-founder & Producer
Hatice was born in Izmir and studied film in Turkey and the UK. She also a co-founder and the director of ART BY CHANCE Ultra Short Film Festival, a public art event, takes place in more than 20 countries worldwide.
Before ART BY CHANCE Hatice spent many years in publishing as an editor and foreign rights coordinator and as well as in film & advertising as a producer. She also creates art projects on everyday life and the culture of living together. She's a cook, a big time cat-lover, cinephile, psychology enthusiast and believes in good encounters and magic.


Onur Gökalp

Co-founder & Creative Director
Onur focuses primarily on branding, print, typography, publishing, communication and web design and contemporary art. He also directs commercials and animation videos.
Onur is the chairman of Turkish Society of Graphic Designers (GMK).
He also works as creative director of ART BY CHANCE Ultra Short Film Festival - a public art event that launched in 2010 that takes place across 20 countries around the world.
For the last four years, Onur has been teaching web design course at Marmara University Fine Arts Faculty Graphic Design Department, his alma mater.


Emirhan Akyüz

Art Director in Monroe
Emirhan specialises in branding, typography, editorial, print, multimedia, video and animation. He is also Lecturer in Multimedia at his alma mater, Marmara University Faculty of Fine Arts.
Emirhan received many awards for his work. He loves animals, movies and riding his bike, and interested in playing percussion instruments.
Emirhan is a member of Turkish Society of Graphic Designers (GMK).


Nur Yıldırım

She believes in pink and in pragmatic storytelling. She is also enthusiastic about words and short stories, topics she explores in her short story blog, ‘Unexpectedly Short Stories’. Before Monroe, Nur worked in network and independent agencies where she won several awards for her scripts and works.


Nick Werber

He was born in London and studied creative writing and journalism. Since 2012 he has worked for some of the world’s top agencies as a conceptual copywriter while travelling extensively and working on documentary film and writing projects. He has worked as a journalist and filmmaker in the Amazon rainforest and has won multiple awards for his films, including a United Nations award.


Merve Tuna

Project Manager
Merve graduated from Marmara University Art and Science Faculty of History. She has worked as a designer for 3 years and is now managing projects.
In her future life, she would like to be a photographer, museologist and a forest human.


Mahmut Kalyoncu

Graphic Design Intern
He studied at the FMV Işık University, Faculty of Fine Arts, graduating from the Department of Visual Communication Design with a main focus on film and motion graphics. In school, he worked in many areas, including film opening title design, commercial video, short filmmaking, kinetic typography design and teaser video design. Since 2010 he's been working in fashion photography, advertising and animation projects. He likes movies, music, literature and nature.
Mahmut is a member of Turkish Society of Graphic Designers (GMK).