Colorbox is the registered brand of Lisans Kirtasiye A.S. (Live) for Art Materials Chain Stores since 2010.
These stores aim to unite professional artists, students training in fine arts and amateur artists of all ages with the materials they need with the help of its operating system that is unique to Colorbox stores.
Main mission of Colorbox is primarily to introduce a contemporary structure that works under a certain system and discipline to the traditional and conventional art materials sector of our country and build a widespread art materials stores chain with franchising system.
Colorbox not only partners with some of the worldwide leading brands it also works with local galleries, non-governmental organizations, art fairs and institutions to support the development of art events.
The graphic language and store architecture of Colorbox is completely distinctive. The stores offer Colorbox’s own brand products within the same concept.
First Colorbox store opened in 2010 in Selimiye. Teşvikiye and Kozyatağı stores followed and in 2011 mobile stores compatible with the concept started to provide art materials sales service. The online Colorbox store has been launched in 2014
Colorbox stores stock more than 20.000 product types. All products are selected from the world’s best suppliers including brands like Winsor&Newton, Tombow, Montana, William Mitchell, Jacquard, Arches and etc. offering art supplies ranging from oils, acrylics, canvas, paintbrushes, paper and writing instruments. Colorbox believes that best quality art material should be made accessible to everyone.
“COLORBOX BELIEVES IN ART. WE KNOW THE FREEDOM AND CREATIVE PLEASURE IT BRINGS. SO WE WANT EVERYONE TO REALIZE THAT THEY CAN DO IT AND THEY CAN AFFORD IT. WE WANT TO FILL OUR CITY WITH ARTISTS. AS AN ESTABLISHMENT WITH AN EXPERIENCE OF NEARLY 50 YEARS, WITH THE HELP OF ENTREPRENEURS WHO WOULD LIKE SHARE OUR EXPERIENCE AND FEELINGS, WE CAN PROVIDE THE RESIDENTS OF ISTANBUL THE ART MATERIALS THEY WANT AND NEED.”