Deniz Cem Önduygu loves philosophy of biology, memetics, monsters, neuropsychology, philosophy of mind, art theory, trash television, typography, and information design. He has a Master of Arts degree in Visual Arts & Visual Communication Design from Sabancı University where he also took graduate level courses in biology. You can try the evolutionary graphic design program he created here
, and read his thesis here
He works as a visual communication designer independently and within Fevkalade
of which he is a co-founder. He is also one of the three founding members of Çilek Ağacı
, an award-winning collective working on data engineering and visualization. And no, he doesn’t do infographics
He is an infrequent speaker at various events including Common Ground Social Good Communication Conference (12.04.2016), TurkMSIC Medicine and Technology Symposium (07.02.2015), Jeff Talks (27.12.2014), and Istanbul Typography Seminars (15.06.2012). He also writes for Manifold in Turkish.
Cem lives in Istanbul, feeds on large amounts of chocolate, and enjoys writing about himself in the third person.