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BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN is a landscape architecture practice based in Istanbul.

Seda Kurt Şengün is a landscape architect (2008 BLArch ITU, 2014 MSc Arch ITU),

founder at BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN (2020) and co-founder at PARCH (2017). She has a dissertation under the supervision of Prof.Dr. Hüseyin Kahvecioğlu at ITU Graduation School of Architecture, entitled with ‘Landscape of Lost Spaces‘ that focuses on heterotopia, non-place, the third landscape, terrain vague and photography (2011-2014). During the period she has been at ENSA Lyon as a guest scientific in France (2013). Her articles about landscape culture and nature published on architectural publications in Turkey. She has national project awards and independent researches which has been accepted by international scientific committees; Lisbon Nouva University International Conference Arch & Lit Portugal (2014), EURAU Spain (2018), IFLA World Common Ground Norway (2019), IFLA Europe 7th Landscape Architects Congress Turkey (2019). Besides, she has been invited at 2018 as a member of principal jury committee of the UCTEA Chamber of Landscape Architects Turkey for the 10th National Landscape Architecture Professional Awards. Seda continues both professional practise and academy in Istanbul, at the moment she is an adjunct instructor at Istanbul Bilgi University second year architectural design studio.


2021 Short-Listed Design Team as PARCH. Salgınlar ve Sağlık Emekçilerini Anma Mekanı Tasarım Yarışması, ISTANBUL METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY, TR.

2021 2nd Prize with YALIN MİMARLIK. Toprak Kule. Karapınar GES SCADA Headquarters Competition by KALYON CONSTRUCTION, TR.

2020 2nd Mention Prize as PARCH, Bridges, Cranes, Trees, Birds: Haliç Waterfront Design(6th Region) Competition by ISTANBUL METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY, TR.

2020 3rd Mention Prize with YALIN MİMARLIK, Erenköy Psychiatric Hospital Architectural Competition, MINISTRY OF HEALTH, TR.

2020 Equivalent Mention Prize as PARCH. Harvest School. Structure Design Competition Professional Category by CEMENT INDUSTRY EMPLOYERS’ ASSOCIATION (CEIS) TR.

2020 Short-Listed Design Team as PARCH. Haliç Waterfront Design Projects Competition, ISTANBUL METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY, TR.

2018 Equivalent 1st Prize as PARCH. Trees, Gardens, Bridges, Hives: An Earth Module: Tosbağa Creek Urban Design Competition by LULEBURGAZ MUNICIPALITY, TR.

2018 Equivalent 1st Prize as PARCH. Sinema C. Far From the City Architectural Design Competition by YTONG, TR.

2015 1st Prize with ATÖLYE 70 Düzce University Urban Design Competition by DUZCE UNIVERSITY RECTORATE, TR.