The primary goal of the Iznik Training and Education Foundation has been to revive and to reduplicate classic Iznik tiles made in the city of Iznik, Turkey, during the 16th and 17th centuries. To achieve this goal, the foundation’s Research Center and the Tile and Ceramic Enterprises worked together to obtain the raw materials necessary for the tiles.

The foundation consists of three units: Iznik Training and Education Foundation, Istanbul; Iznik Ceramic Research Center, Iznik; and Iznik Tiles and Ceramic Corporation, Istanbul and Iznik. For more information, visit www.iznik.com.