Kilit Taşı is a multidiciplinary design practise, specialized in industrial design, interiors and architecture.

keystone   (noun) /kee-stohn/
('kilit taşı' means 'keystone' in english)

     1. the middle stone in the top of an arch which has a special shape and holds all the other stones in position
     2. the most important part of a plan, idea, etc. on which everything else depends
 
Kunter Şekercioğlu Taner Şekercioğlu
Kunter Şekercioğlu, partner at Kilittaşı Design
  • Middle East Technical University, Department of Industrial Design, BID, 1996

  • ETMK Istanbul Branch, Board Member + General Secretary (2002-2004)

  • Anadolu University, Department of Industrial Design, lecturer (since 2005)

  • BARBAR Independent Design Initiative, founding member
Taner Şekercioğlu, partner at Kilittaşı Design
  • Middle East Technical University, Department of Architecture, BArch, 1990

  • Bilkent University, MFA, 1993

  • Uludag University, Department of Architecture, lecturer (1998-2001)

  • BARBAR Independent Design Initiative, founding member
" I believe in the inseparability of aesthetics and functionality, but I also value cultural habits, craftsmanship, history and the details of daily life as triggering factors for my designs..."

" In my opinion, quality in design is defined by distinction, innovation, enjoyment, practicality and affordability. In order to achieve this, I participate actively in every stage of the process, from the initial sketches to the production launch..."
" For me, the true criterion of success is the ability to generate functional solutions within given budget and calendar constraints, while remaining faithful to the clients' primary vision for the space..."
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