Pietra Moda

DesignerTolga BERKAY and Bien Seramik Design Team / In-house
Prize3rd Place in Home Interior Products / Textiles/Floor Coverings
Entry Description

Inspired by the natural stone. The design team have studied the future production steps and assembly components together with the relevant departments throughout the design stage. This tile made by glazed porcelain. A REFLECTION OF NATURE IN YOUR LIVING SPACES; Inspired by nature, the Pietra Moda series adds serenity to your living spaces. This porcelain series designed with the texture of natural stones is available in 5 different colors to help you achieve an elegant and unique look in your interior spaces.

About Designer

He was Born in Istanbul on May 19, 1973, Tolga Berkay graduated from Marmara University Fine Arts Ceramic Department where he studied from 1992 to 1996, ranking second, and engaged in sculpture work at Prof. Dr. Tankut Öktem’s studio. In later years, he worked for twelve years at Istanbul Eczacıbaşı Vitra Seramik Factory, Design and CAD/CAM department and for a short time, at Kohler Factories in France. Tolga Berkay created works on Hittite civilization and wall reliefs, and showed his applications in various architectural structures, staying loyal to the originals of Hittite Reliefs in local and international museums. He has been serving as design manager at Bien Seramik sanitaryware, Wall and Floor Tiles plants in Bozüyük and Bilecik since 2011. The artist, who has worked with ceramics for a time period over twenty years, who has designs in various solo exhibitions and institutional firms, has won various prizes on sculpture, ceramic and bathroom designs in Turkey and international platforms.