Tulya Madre / Santimetre


santimetre - is an artisanal design brand manufacturing its designs in low volume batches. established in 2009, at the aegean coastal town of turkey, ayvalık, the brand has a porcelain manufacturing studio and a small woodworking shop in this neoclassical landmark heritage town. 

tulya madra - founder of santimetre, is a designer and a ceramist currently based in new york city. initially a furniture and interior designer, she became more and more immersed in ceramics over the past years, and porcelain became her preferred medium.

all the pieces in the collection called “anonymous” are re-appropriated and singularized objects, produced with an awareness of the value of familiar forms, with the intention of creating healing tools for those who use and share them.

within the frame work of santimetre, tulya madra, on occasion collaborates with her designer, artist and artisan friends anging from object design and development to specific art projects and installations.