Pelin Kirca lives and works in Istanbul, Turkey. She holds an MFA in Design from the School of Visual Arts, New York, and a BFA in Graphic Design from Bilkent University, Ankara. Her work has been exhibited in venues in the U.S., Turkey, Italy, France, Spain, Tokyo, Switzerland and Portugal.Interview with PELIN KIRCA: Your childhood ambition: Being a writer. Something you treasure: Curiosity and imagination. Your worst habit: Being too peculiar. The aspect of your work that’s most important to you: To be able to touch someone’s heart. Your first job: First commission would be the animation Reconstructing Mayakovsky for Illya Szilak. Someone whose work you highly recommend: Azra Deniz Okyay.