In order to bring Iznik Tiles the samples of which can be seen in the museums, into functional products used in daily life, Nejla Anıl founded Anikya Iznik Çini in 2000. Two tile lovers came together when Sevinç Öztürk, who started a project in Iznik in order to ensure the survival of this handcraft and employ people in this area, became a partner in 2004. Anikya İznik Cini today reproduces Iznik tiles with traditional methods in accordance with their originals, and brings it to contemporary world reinterpreting the Art of İznik Tiles with original designs. Believing that the Art of Iznik Tile can be kept alive not only preserving it in the museums but also using it in daily life, consuming and reproducing, Anikya İznik Çini led the way with many original projects in the history of Turkish Tile Art.
The pioneers of Anikya İznik Çini: Anikya brought a third usage area for İznik tiles, designing functional, artistic and cultural tiled objects by combining İznik tiles which are used as wall tile and utensils in the past in two areas for the first time with natural materials such as wood, silver, copper and leather.Laying a bridge between the brands of public and private sector and the art of İznik Tile, Anikya İznik Çini ensures the promotion of the Art of İznik Tile all over the world and plays an important role for İznik tiles be preferred as an corporate gift thanks to gifts with İznik tiles designed for institutions. Opening a new page in the 1000 thousand years of tile history, it produced Quartz İznik Floor Tile enabled the use of İznik Tile from ground to wall in accordance with today's architecture. It applied coloured glaze technique of 14th century for the first time in our age for the restoration of Green Tomb. Executed all these pineers and working with higly valuable artists, Anikya İznik Çini still brings together its tiled products in architecture and gift sector with the art lovers by means of retail and whole sale in its registered office in İstanbul Beylerbeyi district, its store in Bağdat Caddesi and its agencies both at home and abroad. Anikya İznik Çini maintains its studies with a historical responsibility in order to bring together the the Art of Turkish Tile with new generations, to have it gain its imporatnace in the past, to make İznik Tile a world-known brand.