Doğa Arı, is a graphic designer who was born in Turkey in 1981. She received her bachelors in Graphics from one of the best universities in Turkey and worked at a few graphic agencies after graduating. She then got a masters degree in Comunication Design at Milan Politecnic University. After returning from Italy she enrolled in the doctoral program at Anadolu University, and began work as a research assistant at Uludağ University. She is now living in San Diego and doing research for her dissertation.