Murat Turan is a 23 year-old artist whose work has appeared in numerous books and magazines. He has been drawing since he was six years-old and last year, he completed an undergraduate degree in Arts at the University of Inonu in Malatya, Turkey.

His style involves elements of the fantastic, sci-fi, surrealism and minimalism. He prefers dramatic composition and creating unusual atmospheres with themes that emphasize human feelings. Although versed in working in many different materials, he has been working in digital art for the last three years. His preferred tools are Photoshop, Corel Painter and his Wacom Graphire Tablet.

Murat currently works as a freelance artist, but will soon embark on a new career as a teacher.


Murat Turan has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

New Voices