EZGİ BOZKURT

Graduating from Industrial design department of Middle East Technical University (METU), Ezgi Bozkurt worked 4 years for several reputable Istanbul based product design and interior design studios. Participating in all stages of design and construction phases for numerous large scale projects, she became highly experienced in design management processes.

Aiming to develop a multidisciplinary approach to her design, she started her master’s degree on International Interior Architectural Design (IMIAD) in Istanbul Technical University (ITU) in 2009, and as a part of her master studies she studied one semester in University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Italian Switzerland (SUPSI).

Since 2009 Ezgi has been working as a freelance designer on various interior or product design projects for various corporate and individual clients, often in collaboration with other designers or design studios.

Currently she works as a designer in Co-MADE multidisciplinary design studio of which she is a co-founder.

Besides her design career, she walks alongside with good design on a daily basis. She has been a runway model since 2008 allowing her not only to create but live in style.

CİHANGİR ÜNLÜTÜRK

Graduated from Middle East Technical University with a bachelors degree in Industrial Design, Cihangir started working in Istanbul in 2006. There he worked as a freelancer and collaborated with reputable design offices for various projects, with most of his works concentrating around furniture design.

In years 2009 – 2010, he participated in the Product Design Master program at Ecole Cantonale d’art de Lausanne (ECAL)

Since then he worked as a freelancer till late 2013, when he co-founded Co-MADE with the rest of the team.

His designs are quite often built on his interest in natural sciences, and his curiosity about materials and production techniques. He enjoys taking an experimental approach, playing with materials and processes, crossing know-how from one discipline to another.

He has won several awards including 1st prize in Arcelik Student’s Design Competition under the category of Industrial Design with modular fridge concept “Cube”, 2005

His personal portfolio can be found at www.cihangirunluturk.com

MÜGE SENÉ

Following her graduation from Industrial design, METU(Middle East Technical University) in 2006, Müge Sené joined a newly created design office based in Istanbul. She worked on high-scaled interior projects for global companies (EnbW Energy, State Oil Company of Azerbaijan, Carrefour) as the project manager, before leaving to co-found Co-MADE.

She has solid knowledge in concept creation, space planning, furniture design and design process management. Besides, she is passionate about cooking, and shares her practice on French & Turkish cuisine via her blog; promenade gourmande

Currently, she lives in Paris and is a designer/partner at Co-MADE multidisciplinary design studio.

Her previous projects can be seen on Co-MADE online portfolio

ZEYNEP BAHAR

Since 2006, Zeynep Bahar has worked on many interior and architectural projects as a designer and project manager. She has designed for a wide variety of sectors including medical, residential, commercial, educational, retail and hospitality. Prior to that, she received a B.S degree in Industrial Design at METU.

Her product design background is reflected to her approach in interior design. Textures and patterns, colors and lights have always been her tools to create simple & smart spaces. Besides design, she has experience in technical details, specifications and construction management.

As a designer / partner at Co-MADE, she continues to work on interior projects.

Her previous projects can be seen on Co-MADE online portfolio