Zorlu Center Life Tree ( Hayat Agacı) Sculpture Lighting
Life Tree ( Hayat Agacı) Sculpture Lighting is Silver Design Award winner in 2016 - 2017 Limited Edition and Custom Design Award Category.
Life Tree ( Hayat Agacı) Sculpture Lighting

"Hayat Ağacı" is based on a longstanding mthological perception that symbolizes the spirit adapting to the earthly affairs without breaking the bonds with its soul and essence.It gives hope by suggesting the strenght of the tree, the nature, promosing exuberant days ahead.The biggest challange of this product is;changing the structure of a regular tree into a lighting structure by a huge hand-made commisioned product. It's charming body and shining branches like diamonds makes the product unique.

Life Tree ( Hayat Agacı) Sculpture Lighting
Zorlu Center Life Tree ( Hayat Agacı)
Zorlu Center Sculpture Lighting
Zorlu Center design
Zorlu Center

About SEBNEM BUHARA : Born in 1975,Şebnem Buhara started architectural practise while she studied at Mimar Sinan University Architecture department and continue today in her design office, BOU Interior & Architecture. She has accomplished many important projects with her architectural education and ability.Her main principle; It defines customers' identity, desires and dreams as' creating lean and timeless spaces' by adding their own professional experience and imagination.Şebnem Buhara, who has a boutique mentality, is particularly distant from the fabrication work; Making the decorations that reflect the character of the people living at the same time without disturbing the personality of the place.The target mass of Şebnem Buhara; Those who see an architect as a qualification and want to spend it on his life.Before the design work, she grasps the customer's wishes, dreams, especially the character and the way of life. Then the design phase begins. About Ozan Ünal: Born in İzmir, 1974. After having college education in Izmir, he started his art education in Dokuz Eylul University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Graphics. Then, he made his transition to Fashion and Accessories in the same faculty. During university education, he won prizes in Beymen Academia Design Contest and Leather Days Design Contest. He represented Turkey in Young Designer Seminar of SAGA International Design Center in Denmark. He graduated in 2000 with his thesis: "Restricted Imagination - Designer Point of View". He build Atelier Pi - Arts and Design Atelier in İzmir, Karsiyaka. He has been to various joint exhibitions. He continues his artistic work in various art disciplines but mainly on sculpture in his atelier. .

Zorlu Center

At the juncture of Europe and Asia, a new lifestyle destination has been created in the heart of Istanbul. Zorlu Center is Turkey's first five-function mixed-use project, featuring a performing arts center, shopping mall, hotel (Raffles Istanbul Zorlu Center), office space and residences. The Performing Arts Center, which was designed as a multi-purpose culture and arts center able to host events encompassing the full spectrum of the performing arts, is a key element in the Zorlu Center . At the heart of the project is a 10,000 square meter urban square designed to serve as a new meeting point for the city. For the hospitality component of Zorlu Center, Zorlu Property selected the Raffles "premium luxury" hotel brand.With approximately 180 stores, a 10,000 square meter main square, adjoined by a 12,000 square meter park and side square, the Zorlu Center Shopping Mall is a new urban destination, the centerpieces of which are its inviting squares and green spaces offering a combination of alfresco and enclosed areas. Overlooking historic Istanbul, the Princes' Islands and the Bosphorus Bridge, select families will have the opportunity to enjoy the exclusive privileges of residences starting from 117 square meters to as large as 735 square meters, with a selection of layouts ranging from single bedrooms to palatial five-and-a-half room units with expansive living rooms. Featuring private terraces for the offices, spacious common areas, connections to the metro and metro-bus as well as underpasses that make it possible to bypass traffic, working at Zorlu Center is a unique privilege.