SENAY GÖKÇEN
SENAY GÖKÇEN
MFA, Lecturer
Fashion & Jewelry Designer,
Trend Forecaster & Design Consultant

 
Date of Birth / Location
1974 / Izmir - Turkey
Marital Status
Married / Proud mother
Websites
Senay Gokcen | www.SenayGokcen.com

Fashion Trendsetter |
www.fashiontrendsetter.com
Fashion Trendsetter is an online fashion and color trend forecasting, trend reporting and news e-zine, plus up-to-date fashion information from the major trade fairs, trend reports and forecasts. A fascinating arena for New Designers for showcasing their creative styles of contemporary fashion and jewelry designs.

Trendsetter Interiors | www.trendsetterinteriors.com
Trendsetter Interiors is designed to feature the best interior designers, design companies and the collections that create the "Trendsetter Interiors".
Contact

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Education
2000 - ...
Dokuz Eylul University
Faculty of Fine Arts
Department of Textile

Degree:
Proficiency in Art
Major:
Apparel Design, Fashion Merchandising and Marketing
1999
Dokuz Eylul University
Faculty of Fine Arts
Department of Textile

Degree:
Master of Fine Arts
Major:
Apparel Design
1996
Dokuz Eylul University
Faculty of Fine Arts
Department of Textile

Degree:
Bachelors
Major:
Textile & Fashion Accessories Design
Skills & Expertise
Fashion Design, Jewellery Design, Textile Design, Color Consulting, Fashion Marketing, Trend Analysis, Trend Spotting, Fashion Illustration, Fashion Presentation, Styling, Publishing, Cooking and Childcare.

Work Experience
Coordinator [2006 - 2008]
Dokuz Eylul University, IMYO
Technique Programs
Textile Technology Program
 

Editor [2004 - 2011]
Dokuz Eylul University, IMYO Website.

Coordinator [2006 - 2008]

Dokuz Eylul University, IMYO
Technique Programs
Design, Printing & Publishing Program  

Lecturer [since 2006]

Dokuz Eylul University, IMYO
Technique Programs
Textile Technology Program
 

Research Assistant [2003 - 2005]
Dokuz Eylul University, IMYO
Technique Programs
Textile Program

Research Assistant [1996 - 2003]
Dokuz Eylul University
Faculty of Fine Arts
Department of Textile

Lecturer [1996]
Dokuz Eylul University
Faculty of Fine Arts
Department of Textile

Lecturer of the following courses:

2011 - 2015
Communication and Information Technology
Basic Arts Education
Brand and Marketing Management (in Fashion Business)
Technical Drawings of Garments
Project Preparation
Research Methods and Techniques
Communication
Vocational Language
Fashion Accessories

2010 - 2011
Fashion Illustration
Fashion Presentation
Communication and Information Technology
Basic Arts Education

2009 - 2010
Fashion Design
Basic Arts Education
Computer Aided Design - (Adobe Photoshop)
Color
Knowledge
Human Anatomy
Ergonomics
Fashion Illustration
Fashion Presentation

2008 - 2009
Fashion Design
System Analysis & Design II
Computer II
Basic Arts Education

2007 - 2008
Fashion Design
Basic Arts Education
Color
Knowledge
System Analysis & Design I
Ready-to-Wear Trimmings and Accessories
Fashion History
Computer II (Adobe Photoshop)
Technical & General Communication Skills
 
Entrepreneurship

2006

Computer Aided Design ASSYST CAD/LAY Pattern Making
Computer II (Adobe Photoshop)
Enterprise Management
Entrepreneurship

1996 - 2003
Fashion Accessories & Jewellery Design
Fashion Design I - II
Fashion Illustration
Fashion Presentation
Fashion Marketing
General Garment Production
Computer Aided Design ASSYST CAD/LAY Pattern Making

Achievements
Expert Jury - 2006
Triumph International Fashion Award 2006
"Dress up for Mozart – Rock up Rococo!"
For more information : www.fashionoffice.org/triumph

Design Award - 1995, Jewellery Design Competiton "Anatolian Civilizations",
Golden Jewellery Design Award from DEU & Temizocak Kuyumculuk, Product Line: Amphorae

Superior Achivement Honour Degree - 1995
Dokuz Eylul University, Faculty of Fine Arts

Certificate - 1996
World Gold Council

Degree
Fabric Design Competiton, "Ottomans in the 3rd Century", 2000
Design Title: 'Harem Beauty'
Computer Skills

Mac 0SX | Windows 7 - Vista - XP
ASSYST CAD Linux + Windows
ASSYST LAY Linux
Adobe Photoshop CS6
Adobe ImageReady CS3
Adobe Illustrator CS3
Adobe Acrobat Professional
Adobe Dreamweaver CS6
Adobe Acrobat
Corel Designer
MS Office

Language Skills
English [Advanced]
French [Beginner]
Italian [Beginner]
Trainings & Certifications
2006 - ASSYST Pattern Making - Windows Edition
Certificated user of - ASSYCAD & ASSYLAY

2006 - ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management Systems
Certificate IV

2006 - ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management Systems
Certificate III

2005 - ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management Systems
Certificate II

2005 - ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management Systems
Certificate I

2002 - Fashion Marketing Workshop
Fashion Marketing Workshop of the Associates; Centro Ricerche IED - Istituto Europeo di Design & Aegean Apparel Exporters' Unions, May 28 - 31, 2002

1995 - Industrial Design Training & Part Time Job
Company: Gencol & Gencol
Position: Designer / Team Member
Collection - Season: Sun Glasses Collection - Spring/Summer 1996

Client: TOPTEN

1999 - ASSYST Pattern Making - Unix Edition
Certificated user of - ASSYCAD & ASSYLAY

1999 - Gerber Artworks Garment Design
Certificated user of - Gerber Artworks Garment Design

Publications
2011
Footwear: Put Your Best Foot Forward by Key Note
Department Store Yearbook 2011
Media One Communications Ltd, Peterborough, UK

2011
Accessories Trends: An Injection of Color
Department Store Yearbook 2011
Media One Communications Ltd, Peterborough, UK

2010
Big Trends | Fall/Winter 2010
Chic Intimate Cult - Buyer Edition, No:76, PT

2010
Autumn/Winter 2010/2011 Trends
Chick Intimate Cult Buyer Edition, Nº 74 / 20 - 24, PT

2009
Preview P/V 2010: Corseterie & Underwear
Chick Intimate Cult Buyer Edition, Nº 71 / 28 - 45, PT

2007
REPORT: Fashion Marketing, Trends and Industry Resources Analysis for Fashion and Textile Cluster in Turkey
ITKIB - IMA, TR

2007
Color Forecasts -
Author: Annie Osbourne
Lapidary Journal | Jewelry Artist Magazine

2003
Spring / Summer 2004 Trend Report

Color, Fashion and Style Trends for Women's, Men's & Children's Ready to Wear Collections, 200 pages, 21cm x 30cm, hardcover.
Trend Books (CD)
Fall / Winter 2005 - 2006 Trend Report
Color, Fashion and Style Trends for Women's, Men's & Children's Ready to Wear within Trade Fair Reports & Runway Photos

Client:

Aegean Clothing Manufacturers Association
Spring / Summer 2005 Trend Report
Color, Fashion and Style Trends for Women's, Men's & Children's Ready to Wear within Trade Fair Reports & Runway Photos


Client:
Aegean Clothing Manufacturers Association
Spring / Summer 2004 Trend Report
Color, Fashion and Style Trends for Women's, Men's & Children's Ready to Wear within Fashion Show Reports & Runway Photos
Activities
Founder, Publisher & Editor-in-Chief
Fashion Trendsetter

http://www.fashiontrendsetter.com


CEO, Founder & Editor-in-Chief
Trendsetter Interiors

http://www.trendsetterinteriors.com


Fashion Editor
Dexigner
http://www.dexigner.com

Editor-at-Large
UCE Life Magazine
http://www.ucemag.com

(Former) Writer
Beyaz Duvak - Online Edition
http://www.beyazduvak.com

(Former) Fashion Editor
Beyaz Duvak Bridal Magazine - Print Edition
Objectives
Strong merchandising and presentation skills
Exceptional communication and organizational skills
Solid understanding of visual design, fashion, colors and visual displays
Ability to work independently while handling multiple projects concurrently
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