Efecem Kutuk, IDSA
Michael Graves College, Kean University
Efecem Kutuk is a multidisciplinary design academic and designer specializing in social design, sustainability, design entrepreneurship, Internet of Things, furniture, lighting and commercial products. Kutuk's well-rounded design background and informed aesthetic come from his diverse and international experiences.
Kutuk’s current portfolio includes award-winning furniture designs and table top designs, as well as commercial and residential interiors. He has taught industrial design courses at Drexel University, Montclair State University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, and Parsons School of Design. His work and student projects have been exhibited in design shows and published in prestigious design magazines and blogs.
Currently, Kutuk is an Assistant Professor and the Program Coordinator of Industrial Design at Michael Graves College, Kean University. He earned his BFA in Interior Architecture and Environmental Design from Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey and his master’s degree in Industrial Design from Scuola Politechnica di Design in Milan, Italy.