Yasemin Yasar is an artist and designer-maker specialising in surface design and printed textiles.
Yasemin received a BA Hons degree in Decorative Arts from Nottingham Trent University in 2018. Her work has been shown at New Designers 2018, Nottingham Playhouse and most recently was exhibited at Mint Gallery in September 2018 as part of a group exhibition for London Design Festival. Yasemin also represented the UK in London at the International Grand Final of the SDC Design and Colour Competition in November, 2018 where she secured the grand title of 'Global Runner Up'.
Yasemin is from a small countryside town near Milton Keynes, England where her fondness of wandering in outside spaces started. She uses many mediums such as drawing, painting and print to depict the connections she has forged in natural landscapes and the environments around her.
BA (hons) in Decorative Arts - First Class Honours, Nottingham Trent University, England
Keele University, England
Sample Room Assistant at Christopher Kane
Society of Dyers and Colourists Design Competition Global Runner Up in the International Final, London
Society of Dyers and Colourists Design Competition National Winner, York
Society of Dyers and Colourists Design Competition Regional Winner, Midlands
Nottingham Young Creative Awards, Fashion & Textiles Category - Highly Commended
New Designers 2018, London Business Centre
SHOW, Nottingham Trent University
Nottingham Young Creative Awards, Nottingham Playhouse
Society of Dyers and Colourists Design Competition, Merchant Adventurers' Hall, York
Showcasing Decorative Arts, Bonnington Gallery, Nottingham Trent University
PUBLICATIONS & FEATURES
COVER Magazine, Issue 52, p 42
Success for Decorative Arts students at 2018 Society of Dyers and Colourists International Design Competition, Nottingham Trent Univeristy (online)
Success in York for Yasemin, Society of Dyers and Colourists (online)