Here, we ask designers to take a selfie and give us an inside look at their life.
Occupation: Interior designer and creative director.
Studio location: Istanbul.
Describe what you make: Curated interiors that tell a story, bridging the past and present.
The most important thing you’ve designed to date: Sanayi313.
Describe the problem your work solves: Ensuring a harmonious balance between form and function.
Describe the project you are working on now: A house in Miami Beach, Florida.
A new or forthcoming project we should know about: Sanayi313-branded hand wash, hand lotion, and Eau de Cologne collection launching in September.
What you absolutely must have in your studio: Iced coffee.
What you do when you’re not working: Spend quality time with the people whose company I truly enjoy.
Sources of creative envy: Andrée Putman.
The distraction you want to eliminate: Time.
Concrete or marble? Concrete.
High-rise or townhouse? Townhouse.
Remember or forget? Remember.
Aliens or ghosts? Ghosts.
Dark or light? Dark.