The documentary “İnci Anne” (Mother İnci, 2019), directed by Department of Communication and Design student Yiğit Can Çaylı, received the Hasan Kalyoncu Special Award at the Golden Baklava Film Academy’s International Student Film Festival, hosted by Hasan Kalyoncu Üniversitesi on
Summon the spirit of Halloween!
This week Bilkent Cinematics, and Department of Communication and Design, are teaming up in the screening of Jim Sharman’s 1975 cult classic, ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’, on Friday, November 2, at 7:30 p.m in
The Lab of Labs is a pop-up lab that investigates current forms of lab practices in critical and speculative design, media design and art. It presents itself as a speculative form of research and education, a hands-on approach to forms of thinking
Bilkent students recently had the opportunity to learn about design from an unusual perspective when Dutch game designer Ellis Bartholomeus visited campus to give a talk for the Department of Communication and Design. Over a decade ago, Ms. Bartholomeus began
Shared Practices & Archaeologies of Media
Workshop & Symposium
October 2-6, 2017
Location: Bilkent University, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Celebrating the launch of its Media Archeology Lab, Bilkent University Department of Communication & Design invites you
Kevin Kallaugher (KAL), the editorial cartoonist for The Economist magazine, was at Bilkent on October 6th to lead a workshop on politics and satire. The famous cartoonist shared his experience in drawing world leaders and current events. Kallaugher also discussed
Media making today is something fundamentally different from what it has been before. Content, people and platforms are connected and interact in increasingly dynamic ways. Filmmakers, storytellers, gamers, coders and designers have to learn to collaborate in order to invent thrilling
Renowned animation artist, author and director Mait Laas gave a workshop on stop-motion animation on December 9th at the Department of Communication and Design. Laas talked on the experience of Estonian puppet-film studio Nukufilm where his affiliated with. He also showed excerpts and
Renowned filmmaker Leonard Retel Helmrich met with Bilkent students on March 18th. Mr. Helmrich led a workshop on his influential film technique “Single Shot Cinema” with COMD students.
Leonard Retel Helmrich is Dutch cinematographer and filmmaker of Indonesian descent.