WHO WE ARE


escapefromsofa is a design studio established in Istanbul in 2009. Catering to various design needs like interior and product design. escapefromsofa creates high profile solutions by nurturing the contextual and contemporary values of their demographics . We, at escapefromsofa strive to create rich experiences for our clients and their market, with our humble approach towards design considering the disparities in our daily lifes. We enjoy working with new and emerging materials and technologies. We believe in simplicity and worship the details.

WHY WE DO THAT


Why we do that ? That is the best way of telling stories! We want to be a part of something! We like making dreams come true! The best way of communication! We have lots of inspiration! Smile on people’s faces! We love it! We can!

TEAM

MAHMUT A. KEFELİ

CO FOUNDER // INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER


Graduated from the department of Industrial Design at Yeditepe University, in 2007 and completed a Masters Degree at Umea Institute of Design in 2009.

KEREM ERÇİN

CO FOUNDER // INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture at Yeditepe University, in 2009.

İREM BAŞER OĞAN

PARTNER // INTERIOR DESIGNER


Graduated from the department of Interior Design at Milan Istituto Europeo di Design, In 2006 and completed a Masters Degree in product Design at Domus Academy in 2008.

İDİL HAMARAT

INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER


Graduated from the department of Industrial Design at Yeditepe University, in 2011.

GÜL KÖSEOĞLU

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture & Environmental Design at Istanbul Ticaret University, in 2016.

İLKCAN ÖZKAN

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture at Yeditepe University, in 2014.

BERNA TEMIZEL

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture and Enviromental Design at BAU, in 2014

BEGÜM ES

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the Department of Interior Architecture Kocaeli University, in 2020

İLAYDA TÜRKMEN

INTERIOR DESIGNER


Graduated from the department of Interior Design at Istanbul Bilgi University, in 2018.

ERŞAD SEVİNÇ

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture at Çukurova University, in 2013.

SEZİN İPEK BAYLI

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture and Enviromental Design at BAU, in 2014

GÜVEN ZABUN

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, in 2014.

BİLGE ÖZKAN

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture and Enviromental Design at Medipol University, in 2021.

NAZ CANSIN AKTAŞ

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture at  Işık University, in 2011.

MURAT ÖGÜTLÜ

AUTODESK EXPERT ELITE


Graduated from the department of Media and Communication at Anadolu University, in 1995. Autocad book writer, draftsman and tech support.

GÜVEN YALIN

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the Department of Architecture and Interior Architecture at European University of Lefke, in 2008.

ZEYNEP TAŞBİÇEN KOPAL

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Interior Architecture and Enviromental Design at Kadir Has University, in 2013

MERT ZİYAL

PRODUCT DESIGN


Graduated from the department of Product Design at Parsons School of Design, in 2016

GÜLEN EKİM

ARCHITECT


Graduated from the department of Architecture at Izmir Institute of Technology Universty, in 2007

BEHİÇ ÖZÜRÜN

INTERIOR ARCHITECT


KADİR AKÇAY

TECHNICAL STAFF


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