Artist (Ex Libris, Graphic Arts), Graphic Designer. Lecturer, Author, Collector. Board of Directors at ASBC&D (est.1922) Advisory Committee, Turkish Delegation.
Ms. Nurgül Arikan worked as a lecturer at the Faculty of Fine Arts in a private university (FMV ISIK) in Istanbul. She presents lectures about Graphic Arts and Graphic Design, Fashion, and Textile Design Departments. In addition, she is a design consultant on corporate advertising campaigns. Ms. Arikan serves on the Board of Directors of the American Society of Bookplate Collectors & Designers (est. 1922) and she is a member of the Istanbul Ex-Libris Society.
As a Graphic Designer, she was employed within the Eczacibasi Pharmaceuticals Group at the Eczacibasi Pharmaceuticals Marketing Company and at the Eczacibasi-Baxter Healthcare Joint Venture between 1991-2009. While working there, she managed the Graphic Design, Advertising, and Corporate Identity programs. At Eczacibasi-Baxter she also initiated and set up systems for Corporate Identity, providing training and consulting to both fellow employees and suppliers.