Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 14, 2014
Merve Morkoç’s paintings are inspired by the culture and life of the streets, where she feels independent. For her, the internet, streets, gallery walls, paper and materials of any size can easily turn into efficient spaces. In this context, the artist is enthused by animation figures, commercials and narrative styles of urban origin that surround her.
Illustration // Monday, March 05, 2012
Hailing from Istanbul, Turkey, the morbid undertones of the work of Merve Morkoc can be felt without hesitation. Her aquarel and pastel pencil illustrations are a delightful blend of delicate portraits with a touch of the unexpected grotesque.
Illustration // Wednesday, November 09, 2011
Merve Morkoç uses the pseudonym, Lakormis, and also uses a beautiful softness in her work. This Turkey-based artist, has been marrying the street art world with the gallery world with her spray painted and also guilded framework.