Touching my dreams Designer turns ideas into surreal images
(stories)Hüseyin Şahin is a graphic designer and art director, but the Turkish artist could be best described as a dream catcher.
Şahin uses photography, illustrations and photoshop to create surreal images inspired by his dreams and imagination. He then posts his fantastical works to Instagram, where he has accumulated a large and On his Instagram profile, each photo collage is more mystical than the next: in one, a blue whale swims with mermaids through a forest and cliffs, while in another, a young monk holds the entire world in his hands. He has now recently started to experiment with the graphics interchange format’s moving images, commonly known as Gifs.
topstories spoke to Şahin about his work process, how each work is received online and what inspires him to continue to creating one impossible scene after another.