Aksel Ceylan is an art director and graphic designer with more than 10 years of experience working at agencies/studios, residing in New York City.
Graduated from Marmara University / Graphic Design Department, he also studied Graphic Design at Accademia Italiana in Florence.
Starting from 2010, he has worked at several design studios and advertising agencies such as J. Walter Thompson IstanbulPublicis Istanbul, Alametifarika (the biggest independent creative agency of Turkey), and C-Section (a WPP company).
After working with Peter Arnell, he has decided to move into New York City and currently working as Creative Director at SHVO.
His work has won every major design competition in Turkey, including Crystal Apple, Felis, Smarties, MMA and he has also been awarded Mediacat's "30 Under 30 Top Creatives" in 2016.
Throughout his carrier, he had the opportunity to work for clients such as Axe, Sunsilk, Vodafone, Coca-Cola, Sprite, Efes Pilsen, Bomonti, Turk Telekom, Garanti Bank and Vespa among many others.
He is also interested in typography and creates daily hand-lettering videos for his personal project and draws illustrations for various publications since 2011.