Water is Needed for Tohum (Seed) - 2005



“Tohuma Su Gerek” campaign was made by Tohum Autism Foundation on 28 April 2008 to create fund for the education of  children with autism. Famous people performed the art of  marbling.
Various kinds of objects such as bags,accessories, books, lamps ,paintings were designed by the  famous Italian marbling artist Danilo Giannoni and the foremost  people of art and business world. The designs were sold by auction in a special event made at The Italian Culture Center.
The Ball at the Italian Culture Center was hosted by the Italian Consul General Luciano Pezzotti, presented by Rana Erkan under Can Has’ . The project was  carried out by Banu İpeker and Özlem Güsar. All the expenses of the night was sponsored by our supporters and the income of the  project (invite sales & auction) was granted to Tohum Autism Foundation.
Danilo Giannoni was born at 1971 in Italy. He studied “Art and Restoration” in Florence. He has been impressed by Ottoman Islamic Arts  his entire study life and worked  at the world’s foremost jewelery companies such as  Bulgari, Damiani and Leo Pizzo  as jewelery designer. He took  the “International Jewellery Award” for 7 times.
He lived in New York as an art mentor until 2006 when he decided to move to  Istanbul. He began to perform the art of marbling in Turkey with an Italian perspective and gave consultant services to various Islamic Art Projects in İstanbul. Danilo Giannoni aims to include himself in international projects to form a cultural bond between Turkey and foreign countries. 
Since he was a disabled child for the  first 6 years of his life, he supports the projects with his artistic gift for the benefits of  the children with disabilities.