Selman Hoşgör
40th Istanbul Film Festival Posters


Commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
Selman created a series of official posters to advertise the 40th Istanbul Film Festival. The purpose of the work was to celebrate the successful vision of the festival to bring together actors, directors and their audiences. Each of the three posters Selman created visualise this joyfully by combining the features of a different director and actor to create an energetic portrait.

How was the illustration used:
Official poster designs to advertise the 40th Istanbul Film Festival, in print and online.

How did you make this work:
Selman builds a creative world through collaging photography, typography and vivid colours and forms.

Commissioner Name :
The Istanbul Film Festival
Commissioner Company :
Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts

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Selman Hoşgör is a London-based collage artist. After graduating with a BA in Graphic Design from Kadir Has University in Istanbul, he attended Central Saint Martins in London where he completed a course in illustration and typography. Clients include: Bulgari, Longines, Vanity Fair, Vogue, Apple, Adidas, Hyundai, Paypal, Huawei, The Guardian, Microsoft, Pirelli, Zalando and Elle.