About

Murat Saygıner is a self-taught artist who works in the fields of photography and digital art, and is also known as a filmmaker and composer.

Born in Prague in 1989, Murat Saygıner got involved with photography and digital art in 2007 and won several international awards. In 2008 his works were selected for "IPA Best of Show" exhibition in New York. In 2010 he was awarded Emerging Talent of the Year in "The Photography Gala Awards".

He has written, directed and produced several animated short films since 2013 which were screened in over 200 film festivals including Academy Award Qualifying Festivals such as "Animest" and "AIFVF". 6 of his films were also Staff Picked on Vimeo. In 2019 he assembled 10 of his short films under the title of "The Flying Fish" which had various reviews by film critics and received the Vitriol Award as the Best Experimental Film in The First Hermetic International Film Festival in Venice.

Besides his career in visual arts, Saygıner also composes music and is currently living and working as a freelancer in Ankara, Turkey.

Murat's artwork

Backdoors

Created by Murat Saygıner

Monopoly

Created by Murat Saygıner

Radar

Created by Murat Saygıner

They Never Know

Created by Murat Saygıner

Walking as One

Created by Murat Saygıner

Iron Vortex

Created by Murat Saygıner

Do What You Love

Created by Murat Saygıner

The Cycle of Pisces

Created by Murat Saygıner

Say That You Love Me

Created by Murat Saygıner

The Reflection of Stars

Created by Murat Saygıner

The Wave Function

Created by Murat Saygıner

Highway

Created by Murat Saygıner

Familiar Strangers

Created by Murat Saygıner

The End of Philosophy

Created by Murat Saygıner

The Safe Zone - Alien

Created by Murat Saygıner

Credit Card

Created by Murat Saygıner

In God We Trust

Created by Murat Saygıner

The Court of Conscience

Written, Directed, Produced, Music by Murat Saygıner

Familiar Strangers

Written, Directed, Produced by Murat Saygıner Music: Air on the G String Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach Performed by The United States Air Force Strings Conducted by Keith H. Bland Additional Music by Murat Saygıner

The Safe Zone

Written, Directed, Produced, Music by Murat Saygıner

Exile

Written, Directed, Produced, Music by Murat Saygıner

Golden Age

Written, Directed, Produced by Murat Saygıner Music by Jochen Mader

Dust

Written, Directed, Produced by Murat Saygıner Music by Jochen Mader

Purple Dreams

Written, Directed, Produced, by Murat Saygıner Music by Onur Tarçın

Extremes

Written, Directed, Produced, by Murat Saygıner Music by Onur Tarçın

Legacy

Written, Directed, Produced, Music by Murat Saygıner

Zodiac - Evolution

Written, Directed, Produced, Music by Murat Saygıner

Volans

Written, Directed, Produced, Music by Murat Saygıner

Ratio

Written, Directed, Produced, Music by Murat Saygıner

Kaleidoscope

Written, Directed, Produced by Murat Saygıner Music by Ali Helnwein & Daniel McCormick