Hello and welcome to my website. I'm Dilem Serbest. I'm a freelance Illustrator based in Istanbul. Mostly I'm illustrating children books, literature magazines, book covers, and ads for some brands. Best thing about being a freelance illustrator is that I don't have any borders. I always like the idea of doing projects from any place around the world. I'm trying to travel every year and see some whales or lions on my trips.


2008 - 2012 Marmara University Fine Arts Faculty - Graphic Design
2010 - 2011 Faculdade de Bellas Artes Universida de Porto - Design&Illustration


2016 The Night is Young (Caran d'ACHE) - Pera64 / Istanbul

2015 Sözler: Barış Manço / Istanbul

2013 Hayao Miyazaki Character Design Workshop, Co-Lider - Kabine Nadire / Istanbul

2013 Direnişin Estetiği - Park Art / Istanbul

2013 Sana Saraylar Vaadetmedim - Halka Art Project  / Istanbul

2012 Posca Uçssana Art Contest - Milk Gallery / Istanbul 

2011 Papergirl Istanbul - Milk Gallery / Istanbul

2011 Tales of a City: A Graphic Journey 2 / Den Haag - Netherlands

2011 Objecto em Estudo / Porto - Portugal

2011 Printing And Then Again / Porto - Portugal

2010 Tales of a City: A Graphic Journey 1 / Istanbul



Publishers & Clients: 
Aylak Adam Publishing, Zeplin Kitap Publishing, Destek Publishing, Faber Castell, Adel, Eti, Peyman - Bahçeden, Caran d'ACHE, DigitalAge Magazine, Acun Media, Sabit Fikir Magazine,  Boo Magazine, Vii Magazine, Akmerkez, Listelist, Kabine Nadire, Idefix