Hande Akçayli, Istanbul, Turkey, 1974
Murat Koçyigit, Kiel, Germany, 1974
Berlin based Mashallah is an interdisciplinary designstudio fascinated by the poetry of art and technology. Established in 2008 by Hande Akçayli and Murat Koçyigit, the studio follows a free and experimental design approach. Programming and sculpting solely in a software environment, the independent designs made under this label, combine digital design with traditional craft, resulting in contemporary relevant pieces.
The soul of Mashallah are Hande Akçayli & Murat Koçyigit. Hande Akçayli studied design and experimental Fashion in Moscow, Istanbuland at Berlin University of the Arts. Murat Koçyigit completed his Industrial Design studies with an emphasis on process design at the same University. Together they founded in 2008 Mashallah.