|Lec. Bilge GÖKTOĞAN
Bilge Göktoğan graduated from IYTE Architecture Department in 2008. Between 2010 and 2013, he took MSc degree in architecture in both METU and TU Delft with double program. Between 2008 and 2009, he has worked at Teknik Makine Model as a designer and a manager, then he worked at Afyon Boldavin, Umit Özkan Restoration Office as an architect for 3 months. Between 2012 and 2015, he worked at Yagcioglu Architecture as an architect. He also made the company ownership at Goktogan Teknik Makine Model in Cigli. Since 2013, Goktogan has been working at Yasar University as a part time instructor about basic design, computational design, Cad-Cam and production technologies.
B.Arch – İzmir Institute of Technology – 2008
|Lec. Burcu ÖZEN KUNDAK
B.Sc. – Dokuz Eylül University – 2001
|Lec. Can AYSAN
Born in 1971 in Izmir. He is graduated from Izmir Saint Joseph and Izmir Tevfik Fikret High School. He received his bachelor’s degree at METU Industrial Design and his masters at IYTE. He has designed various types of industrial design projects since his graduation. In addition, he has been giving lectures about design, technical drawing, computer aided drawing in Dokuz Eylül, IYTE, IEU, Yasar University and Izmir Chamber of Architects.In 2008, he developed his own company which is ca|t Tasarım & Danismanlik. He is dealing with electronical goods, medical devices, packing, communication, street furniture, home tools, lighting sectors. He carries on business on yacht design, technical consultancy and as well as rendering in large scale architectural projects. Since 2014, he has been holded as Prosidency counseling in Izmir Metropolitan Municipality.
B.Sc. – Middle East Technical University – 1994
|Lec. Cengiz ULTAV
Cengiz Ultav, a member of ETMK (Industrial Designers’ Society of Turkey), has been carrying out design, construction and controlling processes of interior design projects at different scales and typologies at Atölye CT, where he is the co-founder, since 2010. Before this date, he has practiced as the chief at wood workshop at Barmek AŞ Ankara Angora Houses Construction Site, as an industrial designer at ECA Serel Design Department, as a designer at Alle Design.
B.Arch – Middle East Technical University – 1999
|Lec. Egemen TAMCI
Egemen Tamcı, who was born in 1989 in İzmir, completed his industrial design bachelor’s degree and interior architecture and environmental design minor degree programs at Izmir University of Economics, in 2012. After his graduation, he worked as a digital media artist for a short time; just after that, he decided to pursue a master’s degree in “food design” and had attended to IED Rome’s program. During his education, he had found opportunity about working with significant Italian food brands and designers who created the “Food Design Manifesto”. In 2014, he launched his design studio with “Bold Atelier” brand name; to improve his experience and career in food design. Furthermore, he brought his second brand “Bold Black: Communication” for offering architectural visualization services. Thanks to his interest in user centred design, he began to research about consumer behaviours and pursue a master’s degree in Marketing and Brand Management at Ege University.
B.Sc. – İzmir University of Economics – 2012
|Lec. Fulya BALLI
Graduated from Bilkent University, Faculty of Fine Arts and Architecture, Interior Architecture and Environmental Design Department in 2003. Attended the seven months programme on Interior Technologies in Brisbane/Australia, at Southbank Institute of TAFE Collage.In 2005, after moving to Istanbul, Balli worked with Altera Architecture as a Work-site and Project Coordinator for a specific brand. In 2007, in a collaboration with Interior Architect Ilic Kırtas, founded STOK Architecture. Specifically around Beyoglu district, completed dozens of projects and construction applications. She settled in Izmir in 2015, continues to pursue the profession as STOK Architecture, working on various projects.
B.Sc. – Bilkent University – 2003
|Lec. Gonca ATEŞ ÖZTÜRK
Graduated from Architecture Department of 9 Eylul University in 1998. Working at various companies and institutions like “Ceylan İnşaat Mavişehir Şantiyesi”, “Temiz Metal Cephe Sistemleri Mimari Ofis”, “AKG Gazbeton Proje Departmanı”, “Başbakanlık Toplu Konut İdaresi Başkanlığı İzmir Birimi” gained experience at office work and construction. Started working on the projects at her own company in 2008. In 2010 Ates Ozturk founded Vero Concept Architectural Office with three other architects. Worked on many projects in architectural and interior design. She got especially experienced at hospital and office projects. Starting from 2011 she has been teaching interior design at Interior Architecture and Environmental Design Department at Yasar University. At the same time she manages interior design projects at Vero Concept Architectural Office.
B.Sc. – Dokuz Eylül University – 1998
|Lec. Gözde SUSAM İNANÇ
B.Sc. – Dokuz Eylül University – 2009
|Lec. Haluk TATARİ
Born in Izmir, in 1975. He graduated from Saint Joseph High School, then continued his education at The University of Kent- Kent Institute of Art and Design in Rocherster, England. After receiving his BA (Hons) 3D Design, Interior Architecture degree, he came back to Turkey and completed his military service. In 2001, he established his firm, Haluk Tatari Interior Architecture in Izmir. His main practice areas are redesigning houses and apartments, design and production of various furniture, interior design of sailing boats and maintenance of antique furniture and objects.
B.Sc. – Kent University – 1999
|Lec. H. Can KÜLAHÇIOĞLU
Receiving his bachelor’s degree on Interior Architecture at Mimar Sinan University, faculty of architecture, he started working in USA at an electrical, plumbing and vacuum installations company. By 2001, he started working in Izmir on several projects as well as freelance projects (Ege Saglik Hospital, Ege Palas Hotel and private residential and commercial projects). In 2012 he received his MA degree at the Institute of Social Sciences on Design Studies at Izmir University of Economics on “TheHistorical Process of Interior Architecture of Aegean Region”. Since 2009, Kulahcioglu is working at various universities in Izmir as a lecturer. His concentration is on history of design, commercial space design and colour theory.
B.Arch – Mimar Sinan University – 1999
|Lec. Işık ÖRSEL İMİR
Born in 1975 in Ankara, Turkey, she completed her high school education in Yukselis College in Ankara. She was graduated from Interior Architecture Department at Bilkent University in 1997. Being interested in product design, she received her degree of MSc. in Industrial Design at Middle East Technical University in May 2010.She worked as an interior architect in different companies in Ankara, worked with architect Ragip Buluc for 2.5 years. In 2004 she worked in a hotel project in Antalya. Started living in Izmir in 2004 and worked in furniture industry and a freelancer, worked on several design and construction projects. Orsel Imir is working as a part-time Instructor at Izmir University of Economics in 2011 and at Yasar University since 2013.
B.Sc. – Bilkent University – Interior Design and Environmental Design – 1997
|Lec. İdil Orlin PONTREMOLI
Pontremoli is working as an interior designer specializing in visual merchandising corporate identity, store design and residential design. I worked in the United States for 10 years in various positions and is working freelance in Izmir now.
B.Arch–Yeditepe University – 2002
|Lec. Mark GIRAUD|
|Lec. Meltem ERANIL DEMİRLİ
In 2011, Meltem has gained patent rights of her own undergraduate design; the ‘post-disaster life module’ and it is awarded as a beneficial model by obtaining TUBITAK support. In addition to this, she completed her bachelor’s and graduate degrees by winning scholarships, and she is currently continuing her doctorate program at Bilkent University. Since 2015, she has been working as a part-time instructor in various courses at Yaşar University. She is a member of EBSOV Women’s Union and TMMOB Chamber of Interior Architects, and a founding member of 4T Design and Design History Society.
B.Arch–Izmir University of Economics – 2008
|Lec. Metehan ÖZCAN
Born in 1975 Istanbul, lives and works in İzmir. He received his BA degree in Interior Design from Bilkent University and MFA degree in Visual Communication Design at Bilgi University. He is studying at Proficiency in Art and Design Programme at Dokuz Eylül University. Ozcan mostly focuses on design and communication of modernist architecture in Turkey.
B.Arch–Bilkent University – 2000
|Lec. Rena BALLAR
Graduated from architectural department of University of Tennessee in 1995. Employed at various architectural and interior design firms in Tennessee, Atlanta and Izmir. Experienced in office, retail, lobby and furniture design. She has been working with Ballar Mimarlık. in İzmir, since 2008. Vanlı Ballar has been working in various universities in Izmir as a part-time instructor.
B.Arch – University of Tennessee
|Lec. Sevda BALCIOĞLU
She was graduated from Dokuz Eylül University, Engineering and Architecture Faculty, Architecture Department in 1987. She worked in various companies that produce and/or sell modular furniture. In 2001 she established her own custom design furniture company. She designed projects for various interiors mostly for residents and had them produced. Since 2006 she has been working as a part-time instructor in various universities.
B.Sc. – Dokuz Eylül University – 1987
|Lec. Tuğba TURAN
B.Sc. – Istanbul Technical University – 1999
|Lec. Tuna GÖKSEL
B.Sc. – Bilkent University – 2001
|Lec. Yiğit Emre GÜRMAN
B.Sc. – İzmir University of Economics – 2010