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EMRE AROLAT

co-founder Emre Arolat Architecture, TURKEY

EMRE AROLAT

co-founder Emre Arolat Architecture, TURKEY

Biography

The founding partner and Lead Designer, Emre Arolat has held a professorship at the International Academy of Architecture and is frequently invited to serve on high-profile juries, and to visiting professorships at various prominent universities and academic institutions worldwide such as the Center for Architecture, the Architecture League of New York, Pratt Institute, Cooper Union, RIBA London.

Recently, he was the Norman R. Foster Visiting Professor at the Yale School of Architecture in 2017 Fall Semester.Emre received international recognition early on in his career, with the Mies Van der Rohe Award for European Architecture for the Minicity Theme Park in Antalya, Turkey (2004), and the Aga Khan Award for Architecture with the design for the Ipekyol Textile Factory in Edirne, Turkey (2006). More recently, In 2018, his Sancaklar Mosque is awarded with RIBA International Prize.

Along with his architecture practice, Emre Arolat has held a professorship at the International Academy of Architecture and is frequently invited to serve on high-profile juries, and to visiting professorships at various prominent universities and academic institutions worldwide. Recently, Emre was the Norman R. Foster Visiting Professor at the Yale School of Architecture. In 2019, Arolat has been elected as an Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). In addition to that, he served at the Steering Committee of Aga Khan Award’s Fourteenth Cycle (2017-2019).

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