Mouth blown and hand crafted glass covered has slanted double neck with a 21 cm diameter. The base is fiber reinforced concrete and individually hand crafted. The hand blown glass cover of each product makes each piece visibly different and unique. Each terrarium is produced in Istanbul by hand.
Istanbul-based, London-trained architect and designer Nilüfer Kozikoğlu's work is focused on material properties, organic compositions and their variable states, and she is best known for her work in concrete, including design and furniture production. Kozikoğlu is interested in peculiarities of form and design that evoke the animated properties of space, especially with materials such as concrete and cement. Her interest in dynamic forms is reflected in her installations and designs, which weave together digital technologies and handcrafted processes as on-site and workshop experiments. Nilüfer runs her practice as partner at the Tuşpa NK agency for architecture, and the urban material workshop Urban Atolye.
Gökhan Karakuş is the Adorno curator of design destination Istanbul. “DOOBLE” glass planter by Nilufer Kozikoğlu is carefully selected as a piece that reflects the local design scene of Istanbul. As a local and recognized design expert Gökhan Karakuş's curation is a quality assurance that buying from Nilufer Kozikoğlu is a safe investment in the most important design from Istanbul right now.