His career as a industrial designer has started with the award he got with his Packet Phone design in the Istanbul Design Week 2007. He was awarded many prizes during his education. He took up his first professional work for a firm in Los Angeles. He took place among the most followed young designers. One of his projects has been stated in a course book by Cambridge University. Emir Rifat Isik, a promising young designer in the spotlight with his innovative perspective, lives in Istanbul and continues designing at home and abroad.

Work Samples

  • Honey Spoon

Work History

  • Senior Industrial Designer

    • Akil Isleri
    • Mar 2013 - Present (1 year 8 months)

    Shopper marketing solutions, Industrial design, Window design, Retail design, Visual Merchandising, Interior design, Branding

    Clients:
    Turkcell, Samsung, Blackberry, Migros, Macro Center, Colgate, Sanex, Shiseido, Ing Bank, Rockwool, Karaca, Tefal, Rowenta, Vestel, Acer, Çilek, Smarte.

  • Multidisciplinary Designer

    • emirrifatisik.com
    • Jan 2009 - Present (5 years 10 months)

    Design Management, Creative solutions, Creative direction, Art direction, Design vision, Industrial Design, Branding, Interior design, Retail design, Packaging design

    Clients:
    MTV Networks Los Angeles, Virgin Atlantic, Luminoz Inc Hong Kong, Istanbul Doors, W hotels, ASD, Joy MSC Canada, Enjoy, Balgo, Contec Foods, Bubada - club sandwiches, Cremeria Milano, Veritas Forwarding, Sailmaker.

  • Junior Designer

    • GMG IN/EX Architects
    • 2009 - 2010 (1 year)

    Istanbul Doors Group - Carlotta - Cafe & Deli architectural design concept

  • intern

    • Scaro Design
    • Jun 2008 - Aug 2008 (2 months)

    Exterior yacht design - Peri 41T

  • intern

    • Bosch Turkey
    • Jun 2005 - Aug 2005 (2 months)

    Ar-ge

Education

  • Marmara Üniversitesi

    • Industrial Design
    • 2006 - 2010

Specialties

Awards

-Hotelympia Innovation Awards / London 2014 -WorldStar Packaging Awards 2014 -Crescent and Stars of Packaging 2013 -Design Turkey 2012 Good Design Award - W Hotel young designers Competition 2010 -Turkish Packaging Design National Student Competition 2009 - Kaia graphic design contest 2nd 2009 - Istanbul Design Week 2007, winner 1prize

Share