about the setting
The Setting was formed by Amanda Shine and Billur Kazaz in 2015 after meeting in a Chelsea ceramic studio. They began collaborating on creative projects and soon after joined forces to launch a boutique creative agency headquartered on West Broadway in TriBeCa, New York. Amanda's career has taken her from Gucci, Everlane, Theory and Helmut Lang helming brand partnerships and special events. Billur's artistic talent led to a degree in illustration and textile design where she worked with clients such as Perrier, Lululemon, Tata Harper and more. Amanda is originally from Southampton, New York and Billur is from Ankara, Turkey. Both reside in Manhattan, New York with a second office in Los Angeles, California.