Welcome to my portfolio website! I'm Soner AKTAS, a freelancer Visual Artist and Art Director based in Mainz. My work is primarily focused on motion graphics, animation, illustration, storyboarding, and editorial cartoons for clients both nationally and internationally. I have a strong passion for expressing my creative vision through visual media and I strive to create innovative and engaging solutions for my clients. My designs are known for their unique style and high level of technical proficiency, which I have acquired through my experience and dedication to continuous learning. My work has been appreciated by numerous clients around the world and I take pride in my ability to tackle a wide range of creative challenges. Thank you for visiting my site and I look forward to the opportunity to collaborate with you!

2021-> Currently • Freelancing • Illustrator, Animation Artist, Art Director
2022-> Currently • Finally Studio • Animation Artist, Art Director
2019- 2022 • Labor Digital (Adobe) • Motion Designer, Illustrator
2017- 2019 • ZDF Digital / Mainz • Motion-designer (Arte, ZDF)
2016- 2018 • Hochschule Mainz • Tutor for Motion Design

Clients and Publications
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Neue Narrative
Psychologie Heute
University of Gothenburg
ANNY: Animation Nights New York • Official Selection 2019
Arte Short film competition: Grenzenlos • Official Selection 2019
Anima Syros 12. International Animation Festival • Official Selection 2019
3rd Chaniartoon • Official Selection 2019
International Comic & Animation Festival • Official Selection 2019
Factual Animation Film Festival • Official Selection 2019
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