Gaia&Gino was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey. The company - named for founderGaye Cevikel's nickname and her dog Gino - has distinguished itself with quirky, inventive and unusual products and earned a reputation as one of the international design scene's most promising young brands. The company's commitment to excellent design, to integrating fresh concepts into everyday home life, and to creating eye-catching objects within a traditional context, has resulted in successful partnerships with some of the world's foremost designers.
The line combines contemporary design with a Turkish sensibility by asking design luminaires to incorporate traditional forms and patterns into innovative objects. The choise of designer is essential, as their language must be in line with the company's identity: dynamic, organic, emotional, multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural.