Pavé Studio is an award-winning architectural design and creative studio based in Istanbul and London. We are constantly working with partners all around the world in various design and creative fields and projects in order to provide for broader visions and to step out from the existing boundaries of the real world. We sincerely  believe that design makes a difference in the way we think, communicate, live and work in an environment and user centered design is essential to the success of a project. Pavé Studio's proficiency is to provide 360 degree design services in various scales, starting from strategic planing regarding the project context and its needs, integrating architectural design, branding/identity, digital, styling and art consultancy.

What We Do?

Pavé Studio provides interior design and branding services on a project basis to businesses as well as individuals. Pavé’s aim is to take the client’s design goals and utilize its skills and resources to exceed the client’s expectations for service, value, functionality, and experience.

Market Research     -      Design Strategy     -      Menu Consultancy     -      Creative Concept Direction     -      Experience Design     -      Interior Design     -      Architecture     -      Brand Identity     -      Visualisation        -         Styling        -         Production Supervision        -         Art Consultancy        -         Product Design        -         Digital Creative        -         UI / UX        -        

A Multidisciplinary System
For Creating 360° Concepts

For your specific projects, we help you find the right expertise to work with.
We make sure that your project and the team members have the suitable energy for each other.

Our Approach

We believe that good design should be experienced and each space has an unique identity to be discovered or created upon. In every work of architecture there are two aims; one practical and one emotional.

Pavé Studio's

core team involves architects, interior designers, brand developers, stylists, art consultants, F&B consultants and software developers that grow together with those in accordance with the project and its aim. We are constantly working with partners all around the world in various design fields in order to widen our imagination and to step out from the existing to boundries of the real world.

Merve Sarıkaya

Founder, Leader & Architect


Merve Sarikaya was born and grew up Istanbul. The diversity of architectural styles in Istanbul has led Merve to study architecture in multiple renowned universities in Turkey and Italy. Upon completing her studies, inspired by her travels abroad, Merve has established a career based both at home and abroad. She has worked with esteemed architects, creative designers and established artist while being involved in award-winning projects. She has gained the opportunity to create fusions of various cultures that manifest in her work.

Her experiences in hospitality and design projects led her to find Pavé Studio, which has become to be known for their comprehensive and highly creative approach to interior design coupled with an outstanding line of brand and experience design. Merve believes that the true value of a spatial project is revealed when it is experienced with a holistic approach; namely, an approach that includes every facet of the design of spaces and places, whether it is branding, lighting, furniture, interior design, or architecture.

Merve is passionate about bringing creative and talented eyes together and has a keen eye on contemporary art, new age materials and cutting edge design paradigms. In her work, she is always pushing for the extra mile, seeking new ways to integrate art & new materials through collective talent.