Maria Turk

Maria Turk

freelance ux designer

A LITTLE ABOUT ME

Hello. I am a ux designer.a visualiser.a freelancer.an inventor.a typography fan.a coffee lover.

I live & work in the great city of London.

I am passionated about simplicity and intuitive design.

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SERVICES

INTERACTION DESIGN

I create concepts, wireframes and prototypes based on user research, profiles and personas.

USER RESEARCH

I implement established research methods to find out more about a product’s users. I then model these users using personas.

VISUALISATION

I interpret and visualise information using graphics metaphors and colours.

VISUAL DESIGN

I create stunning visuals based on client branding guidelines and wireframes. I also create visual specs to a high standard.

WORK PROCESS


IDEA


RESEARCH


CONCEPT


DESIGN


TEST


LAUNCH

FUN FACT


37 PROJECTS COMPLETED


26 SATISFIED CUSTOMERS


1450 KM CYCLED

CLIENTS

MY WORKS

HSBC Wealth Management

HSBC Wealth Management

WARP.NET 4.0

WARP.NET 4.0

HONDA TYPE-R

HONDA TYPE-R

JOHN LEWIS & GOOGLE

JOHN LEWIS & GOOGLE

GEOX

GEOX

RAYBAN

RAYBAN

GOOGLE & BARBICAN

GOOGLE & BARBICAN

TAG WORLDWIDE

TAG WORLDWIDE

SOHO HOUSE

SOHO HOUSE

INNOVATE UK

INNOVATE UK

JANET MOONSHOT

JANET MOONSHOT

VODAFONE 360

VODAFONE 360

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Maria Turk

Maria Turk

miss.tokyo.witch(at)gmail.com

447849429717

Camberwell Church Street, London

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WORK HISTORY

2014

UX Designer

Stinkdigital

I currently on a project for Stinkdigital, a digital agency that works at cross between film and technology. I research users, create personas and design usable responsive interfaces for a number of projects. I love what I do.

2013

UX Designer

Tag Worldwide

Tag Worldwide hired me to help design the next version of their Tag CMD software. My responsibilities include specification gathering, wire-framing and design validation and evaluation.

2013

UX Designer

Like Digital Media

Like Digital Media hired me to assess user requirements, design the user flows and wireframes for Soho House’s e-commerce transactions based multichannel service.

2013

Visual Designer

Nice Agency

Nice hired me to design some visuals for a number of their clients. My work included concept creation, ownership of visual specification and the slicing of assets for development.

2011

UX Designer

Voxgen Ltd.

Voxgen wanted to add mobile and web UI to their well-established VUI (Voice User Interface) capabilities. I stepped in to take the lead on mobile and web UX processes and to help with the creation of wireframes, specs and visuals on various projects.

2011

UX Designer

Codethink Ltd.

Codethink had a long-term contract with Janet to develop the front end of their Moonshot project. I was brought in to become part of the Moonshot open source community as the lead UX designer. While I was there I worked on various Interaction Design and Visual Design projects.

2009

UX Designer

Mobica Ltd.

My main role at Mobica was to assist in various major contracts as an Interaction and Visual Designer. I worked alongside UX researchers, other visual designers and Interaction designers to delivery complex UI.

2006

UX Designer

EMCC Software Ltd.

EDUCATION HISTORY

2012

Culture Studies

KINGSTON UNIVERSITY

I studied culture studies at Kingston University. This degree helped me understand how different culture use technologies and how we can understand users better.

1995

Computing and Communication Arts

LEBANESE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY

I studied Computing at LAU. This course included a module of HCI and user interfaces. I also took a module on graphic design and drawing. My final project was to design and create a computer game.

UX SKILLS

Interaction Design

User Research

User Modelling

Information Design

Visual Design

SOFTWARE SKILLS

AXURE

ILLUSTRATOR

PHOTOSHOP

INDESIGN

OMNIGRAFFLE

HTML5

CSS3

TESTIMONIALS

STEPHEN JONES

STEPHEN JONES CFO / CODETHINK LTD.

Always a pleasure to work with and a highly valued college, I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend her.

MIKE GANNON

MIKE GANNON EMCC SOFTWARE LTD.

Maria is one of the most talented interaction designers, with a excellent understanding of what works for mobile devices. Maria produced some excellent and innovative interaction design work around social networking for touch devices, cleverly mobilising features seen in PC based social networking applications. I would definitely recommend Maria if your require mobile applications that are innovative and users can actually use!

DOWNLOAD MY CV

You can download my CV in pdf format if you like. I currently work for Pixelwars creative studio. I create usable web interfaces, front end coding stuff and almost anything. But i love what i do.

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You can view my LinkedIn profile. I currently work for Pixelwars creative studio. I create usable web interfaces, front end coding stuff and almost anything. But i love what i do.

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