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We create stunning visuals to tell stories!

After 10+ years of experience in many verticals of advertising business, two old friends founded Notan Studios back in 2016. From gaming to advertising, movies to editorial needs… We work with you to create custom visual narratives.

Erinç Kargan

After his 10+ years experience in advertising he founded Notan Studios with Tolga Hırsova. He drew storyboards for advertising, gaming, tv series and developed visuals and illustrations for music bands, podcasts and magazines. He published his comic book series “FENOMEN” in 2019 and his first exhibition “Suddenly, One Night” at 2020. 

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Tolga Hırsova

Tolga is an Istanbul based illustrator and comic artist born in 1974. He graduated from Istanbul Technical University Textile Engineering and worked at various advertising agencies as an art director between years 1996 and 2000. He started to draw at ATOM Magazine from 2001 to 2005 and worked as an animator & game designer at Grafi2000. Between 2007-2016 he returned to advertising as a creative director and worked at global agencies like McCann Istanbul, Cheil Worldwide and Native Digital.

 

Through 2015 his monthly short stories were published at Manyak Magazine. After founding Notan Studios he continued to work on comics medium. His first graphic novel "NOESIS #1" published at 2017. His other published works are “Merveler ve İnsanlar”, “NOESIS #2” and “Düşünen Ada” 

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Draw like there is no tomorrow!

We don’t draw for living, we live for drawing! Up to now we already have drawn more than thousands of panels, storyboards for hundreds of tv commercials, partnered with various companies in gaming, advertising, animation and publishing industries.

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Comics
are our foundation

Notan Comics is the other part of our studio focuses on creator owned stories in comics medium. We published 6+ Graphic novels working with various publishers.

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Share the obsession

We are obbsessed with visual narratives and drawing! We make workshops and training sessions to share our love for telling stories and technical know how about drawing.

Our Clients

- Senfonico

- VMLY&R | WPP

- Muhabbet

- Depo Film

- Panda Film

- Happy People Project

- Rollic Games / Berlin

- Lion Studios / Berlin-San Francisco

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