Ozlem TUNA - Designer
Özlem Tuna received her BA degree in Ceramics from Marmara University- Fine Arts Faculty in 1993. Continuing her art studies at the same university, she earned an MAF degree in the Department of Graphic Design- Authentic Printing Workshop.
In 1996, her focus was drawn to jewellery design and manufacturing, and her career in the field began when she first started working for Urart Company.She established Özlem Tuna Design Studio and Workshop in April, 2003. Under the same brand name, she designed and manufactured jewellery and home accessories. She is currently providing consultancy services in modelling and design for several companies in jewellery sector on the basis of some projects.
In May, 2007, she opened a jewellery and objects gallery called “Design Zone” near Istanbul’s Grandbazaar. In addition to Özlem Tuna jewelleries and home accessories, the works of other Turkish designers are also shown at the gallery.