Team

 

Murat Soygeniş, Founding Partner and Principal

Murat Soygeniş is an architect practicing in Istanbul. His projects and buildings received architectural awards, exhibited and published internationally. He has written and been the subject of books and monographs that are published and some serve as reference architecture books.

After receiving his architectural education in Istanbul and University at Buffalo, he has worked as a licensed architect in USA and founded his architectural studio in 1990. He extensively traveled to experience some architectural spots. During his teaching career at YTU (Professor of Architecture), he has served as Dean of School of Architecture and received awards for his contributions to profession.

Soygeniş has given numerous lectures in many countries and participated in exhibitions and juries. His projects have been exhibited at Baltimore AIA Gallery (1990, 2002, 2015), School of Architecture and Planning Gallery at UB (2002), Polytechnic University of Turin (2007), Milan Build Up Expo (2007), House of Architects in Moscow (2008) and in many cities in Turkey.

His work reflects simple, plain and innovative detailing, includes urban design projects, industrial facilities, houses, post-disaster housing proposals, educational buildings and furniture design some of which are award-winning projects.

Among the books he has written are Yapı 2 / Construction 2 (2000), Yapı 3 / Construction 3 (2002), Yapı 4 / Construction 4 (2003), Yapı 1-2-3-4 / Construction 1-2-3-4 (2005), İstanbul: Bir Kent Yorumu / An Urban Commentary (2006), Türkiye’de Mimarlık / Architecture in Turkey (2007), Utopias for Istanbul (2011), Mimarlık: Yaşamın içinden / Architecture: Through life (2012). His projects were featured in the following publications: Yıldız Buluşması / Yildiz Meetings 1999, Üçüncü Mesaj / Third Message (2000), İstanbul için görüşler / Visions for Istanbul (2001), Yıldız Buluşması / Yildiz Meetings 2001, Yıldız Buluşması 04 / Yildiz Meetings 04 (2004), Buluşmalar 06 Meetings (2007), Architetti ‘americani’ in Europe (2007), Platform for Architecture (2011).

Affiliations:

UIA Chamber of Architects of Turkey – Professional Member

AIA American Institute of Architects – Professional Member

RIBA Royal Institute of British Architects – Chartered Architect

 

Collaborators / Project Team Members since 1982

PAN Services / Simetri Construction / UD

Semi Agma / Onur Akin / Kader Akyurt / Zeynep Alpay / Aylin Apaydin / Pinar Arabacioglu / Seda Arguz / Hulya Arslan / Yildiz Arslan / Koray Atay / Pinar Atay / Tulay Ayasligil / Erdal Aydin / Eylem Aydin / Pinar Aydin / Hakan Bagci / Emre Bascinar / Serhat Basdogan / Kutluer Batur / Emily Boozer / Eda Cambaz / Tugce Cakir / Burcu Celik / Salih Ceylan / Parastoo Cheraghi / Kemal Demiray / Vartan Demirci / Kaan Dilber / Iclal Dincer / Cagri Ekmekci / Onur Ercan / Gokhan Erdem / Selcen Erdinc / Eda Erkan Altunbas / Jayant Goyle / Gurden Gur / Hilda Hosaryan / Necati Inceoglu / Ela Kacel / Bahadir Karademir / Volkan Karakas / Dilge Karatas / Pinar Kaya / Nazan Keskin / Ashkan Khazaeean / Selcuk Kir / Baris Korkmaz / Kunter Manisa / Ertugrul Morcol / Philip Njowusi / Levent Oget / Omer Okan / Togay Ozkaraduman / Aziz Ozturk / Zeynep Ozyorgun / Shaikh A. Quddus / Dilek A. Rodrigue / Akif Sametoglu / Sule Sarikoc / Tuba Savluk / Rohit Saxena / Naciye Senocak / Aytekin Senol / Serdar Serim / Selim Sidal / Omer H. Sohret / Erin Soygenis / Sema Soygenis / Bora Soykut / Erman Soyman / Hatice Suludere / Burcu Tan / Cuneyt Timurcin / Dogan Turkkan / Melike Turkoglu / Aysegul Ugurlu / Irmak Uyar / Emel Uygun / Simge Uygur / Ebru Yazar / Tugrul Yazar / Bora Yerliyurt / Fatih Yetim / Grajina Yildirim / Yasemin Yilmaz / Esra Yorganci / Levent Yuksel