Under third generations' leadership, a new everyday fine jewelry brand was founded in Toronto in 2021. Gilda by Gradiva,aims to make premium-quality fine jewelry accessible to the entire world with its modern and timeless designs while making an impact on the world's pressing issues.
INCREASING REGIONAL PRESENCE
ISTINYE PARK INTERNATIONAL MALL | COMING SOON
Gradiva will continue to be the highest-quality jewelry designer and trusted jewelry advisor to all high-jewelry lovers with its new flagship store at the new Istinye Park Mall. The new store will open its doors to all high-jewelry enthusiasts in September 2021.
SUCCESS IN NEW REGIONS
The new store opened under the heirloom name "Ucak" in 2003. Today, the store is still operational and is serving all high-jewelry lovers as Gradiva.
INNOVATION & VERTICAL INTEGRATION
The second store, continued Gradiva's legacy in Izmir. It was considered as the biggest step towards the brand's institutionalization along with the newly established ateliers across the region.
A LEGACY CARRIED FORWARD
Haluk, the second-generation member of the artisan family, has spearheaded the jewelry industry since 1977. He took every opportunity to be actively involved in the industry and the business while completing his university education in Germany and specializing in diamonds.
The strong founding roots of Gradiva has been laid by the eldest, first-generation member of the family, Ali Gezmez, in 1969 under the name of "Ucak Jewelry."