Yasemin Uyar was born and raised in Turkey. She moved t oNew York to receive her BA in Industrial Design at Pratt Institute. During her education, she received awards from IDSA and the Rowena Reed Kostellow Foundation. After her studies, she worked at Karim Rashid, Inc. Later, she continued her experience as an industrial designer at Smart Design. She recently co-founded a design consultancy firm called +37 Studio which is based in New York City. She likes to take the lead on concept development and execution of projects.