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Tatiana (Tanya) Karaman

Tatiana (Tanya) Karaman

Freelance Designer, Lead Graphics Designer & Visuals Operator

The Giant Walkthrough Brain Project

Calgary, Canada Area

My main interests lie in the creation of visual aids for medical education, particularly abnormal human anatomy and physiology. I also enjoy game design, creating interactive infographics, designing user interfaces, and much more. I even run a recipe blog that focuses on couples with varying diet requirements and fitn...





University of Calgary

Master of Science, Computational Media Design

Thesis: “The Giant Walkthrough Brain Project: Interactive Medical Education for Home, School, and Beyond”
1. Collaborative effort with Jay Ingram and his band, the aim of which is to present the human brain as a museum for education and exploration
2. GWB Desktop - standalone version of the show
3. My own 3D printed, sliced hands-on human brain accompanied by web application

The Giant Walkthrough Brain Project

Lead Graphics Designer and On-Stage "Tour Navigator"

[Collaborated with Jay Ingram and his band to create a musical and educational exploration of the human brain]
[Created a virtual brain museum]
[Worked with a team on navigating the brain museum with the use of the Unity 3D engine]
[Visuals Operator or "on-stage tour bus driver" during GWB Perfomances]


Graphic Designer

[Illustrations for medical research and presentations] [Designed UIs and art elements for several mobile and desktop games] [Designed a custom deck of cards, seals and advertisements for a card game company] [Created a variety of commissioned Dress-Up Games] [Completed a variety of static and animated advertising, brand development, and other consulting jobs]

Beauty and the Bulk Recipe Blog

"Calorie and Macro Counting Meals for the Average Cutting+Bulking Relationship"

University of Calgary

Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honors), Bioinformatics

Undergraduate Thesis: “Interactive and Dynamic Interfaces for Multi-Dimensional Data Visualization: The Human Cardiovascular System”



I love competitive sports. From a young age, I have competed at a national level in luge, tennis and rock climbing, and had even gone to the Sport Climbing World Cup in 2009. I also casually longboard, play squash and badminton, powerlift and do body weight fitness.

I am a lot more casual about my activities now, but I think a small part of me will always secretly want to continue where I left off when I was 18!


A Tour of Three Rheumatoid Arthritis Visualizations

Three interactive information visualizations created using Processing. Video describes available interactions and design decisions.