About Meltem Sahin

Meltem Sahin is an illustrator/ animator from Marmaris, a small sea town in Turkey. She studied Graphic Design in Ankara, Turkey and is a second year MFA Illustration Practice Student with a Fulbright Scholarship at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). In 2013, her work has been chosen for one of the most important international event dedicated to the children’s publishing, the Bologna Children's Book Fair's annual book. In 2015,  she has been awarded with MICA Graduate Research Development Grant to go further on her projects that incorporate electronics and Arduino. Recently, the book that she illustrated, P is for Pussy, got successful media appearances including Huffington Post, Bitch Media, DesignTAXI and BuzzFeed.

Sahin is self-represented and takes clients on a limited basis. Inquire about her availability: