Books and Special Issues

Veryeri Alaca, I. and Orhun Gültekin, A. (eds), Artist in Residence Programs and Cultural Dialogue (Konuk Sanatçı Programları ve Kültürel İletişim) (2012) Norgunk Publications, İstanbul (in Turkish) ISBN 978-975- 8686- 67-4.

Obaid, M., Veryeri Alaca, I. Wozniak, P. W., Lischke, L., Billinghurst, M. (eds) (2017) “Preface: Transforming Books and the Reading Experience through Interactive Technologies”, Interaction Design and Architecture(s) Journal – IxD&A 32, 71-73. ISSN: 1826-9745.


Veryeri Alaca, I., Aktaş, B. M. (2019) Exploring Material Culture of Carpets in Türkiye via an Art Project , Art, Design and Education in Higher Education 18:1.
Veryeri Alaca, I. & Onmuş, I. (2018). Integrating Theory into Illustration Education: An Interdisciplinary Approach Enhanced by Artistic Research in İstanbul, Journal of Illustration 5:2.

Dinç, B. G., Veryeri Alaca, I. (2018) Illustrating Tipitip bubblegum comics in Türkiye: Transformation, outreach, humour and literarcy engagement, Journal of Comics (STIC) 9(1). 7-32.

Yannicopolou, A., Veryeri Alaca, I. (2018) The Representation of the Other in Illustrated Texts for Children: Turks in Greek Books and Greeks in Turkish Books, Bookbird: A Journal of International Children’s Literature 56.2, 14-26.
Baykal, G. E., Veryeri Alaca, I., Yantaç, A. E., Göksun, T. (2018) A Review on Complementary Natures of Tangible User Interfaces (TUIs) and Early Spatial Learning, International Journal of Child-Computer Interaction, doi: 10.1016/j.ijcci.2018.01.003.

Aktaş, B. M., Veryeri Alaca, I. (2017) The Co-Knitting Project: A Proposal to Revive Traditional Handmade Socks in Türkiye, The Journal of Modern Craft, 10:3, doi: 10.1080/17496772.2017.1394524, 237-256.

Onmus, I. and Veryeri Alaca I. (2017) Illustrating migration in a crossover picturebook: A Long Way, Journal of Illustration, 4: 1, 51–75, doi: 10.1386/jill.4.1.51_1.

Veryeri Alaca, I. (2016) The Flexographic Artists’ Books, Leonardo, MIT Press, 49.3, 270-271, doi: 10.1162/LEON_a_01241.

Veryeri Alaca, I. and Grobler, P. (2016), Drawing in duos: The Journeys and Intersections Collaboration Project between Istanbul and Worcester, Drawing: Research, Theory, Practice, 1: 2, 235-252, doi: 10.1386/drtp.1.2.235_1.

Veryeri Alaca, I., Thys-Şenocak, L. (2015) Altered Viewscapes Raising Awareness through Creative Practice in the Urban Cultural Heritage of Istanbul, International Journal of Education Through Art, Intellect Publications, 11:1(20150301), 21-42.


Veryeri Alaca, I. Dinç, B. G, Onmuş, İ. (2019) “Image and Text in Picturebooks”, Edited by Ayşe Beyza Ateş (forthcoming, in Turkish).

Veryeri Alaca, I. (2018) Materiality in Picturebooks, The Routledge Companion to Picturebooks, edited by Bettina Kümmerling –Meibauer, Routledge Publications, 59-69.

Veryeri Alaca, I., Küntay, A. (2017) Early Education in Literacy in Türkiye in Comparison to the Balkan Countries, The Routledge International Handbook of Early Literacy Education edited by Natalie Kucirkova, Catherine Snow, Vibeke Grover, Catherine McBridge, Routledge Publications, 150-160.

Veryeri Alaca, I. (2017) Multimodal Children’s Books in Türkiye: Illustrated Books and Picturebooks, The Routledge Companion to International Children’s Literature edited by John Stephens, with Celia Belmiro, Alice Curry, Li Lifang and Yasmine Motawy, Routledge Publications, 377-388.

Oranç, C., Veryeri Alaca, I. (2017) The Case of Tarik and the White Crow: Refugee Children Bridging Gaps via Picturebooks, Children’s Literature: Fractures and Disruptions, eds. Ana Margarida Ramos, Maria Teresa Cortez & Sandie Mourão, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 151-169.

Veryeri Alaca, I., Küntay, A. (2015) Emergent Literacy in Türkiye, for the book translation Emergent Literacy: Children’s Books from 0 to 3 by Bettina Kümmerling -Meibauer, Koc Publications, 9-29 (in Turkish).

Veryeri Alaca, I. (2014) Art in the Mailbox/Posta Kutusunda Sanat, Mail Art / Posta Sanatı, ed. Şinasi Güneş, Artes Publications, İstanbul, 74-86 (in Turkish).

Veryeri Alaca, I. (2012) Emerging Artist Residencies in Türkiye and Cultural Connections with Europe, ON-AiR, Reflecting on the Mobility of Artists in Europe, Eds. Maria Tuerlings and Yasmine Ostendorf, Published by Trans Artists, Amsterdam, 21-27.


Obaid, M., Veryeri Alaca, I. Wozniak, P. W., Lischke, L., Billinghurst, M. (2016) the Future of Books and Reading in Human-Computer Interaction, Workshop, NordiCHI, ACM, Gothenborg. Oct. 23-24, 2016. doi:

Baykal, G. E., Veryeri Alaca, I., Yantaç, A. E., Göksun, T. (2016) Poster: Transmedia Play, Oct. 29, SRCD, Technology and Media in Children’s Development, University of California, Irvine, USA.

Baykal, G. E., Veryeri Alaca, I. , Yantaç, A. E., Göksun, T. (2016) Developing Transmedia Puzzle Play to Facilitate Spatial Skills of Pre-schoolers, Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, ACM, 978-1-4503-4313-8/16/06., doi>

Aktaş, B. M., Yantaç, A. E., Veryeri Alaca, I., (2015) Holding Together: Exploring Intangible Cultural Heritage Objects via Artistic Research and Diagrammatic Drawings, NORDES 2015 (Nordic Design Research) No 6. International Conference, Design Ecologies: Challenging anthropocentrism in the design of sustainable futures, 7-10 June, Stockholm, Sweden. ISSN: 1604-9705.

Aktaş, B., Veryeri Alaca, I., Creative Thinking via Crafts in Türkiye: The Case of Socks, Anadolu ISAE; The Anadolu International Symposium of Arts Education: Transformation in Arts Education, 14-16 May 2014, Anadolu University, Eskişehir,  882-894.