Site visit to Manisa for the upcoming garden & vineyard, September 2021

PARCH's Project AVLU has awarded with 3rd Mention Prize, July 2021
The project AVLU was designed for the Pandemics and Health Workers Memorial Design Competition by the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality.

MEF FADA Design and Built Studio has been completed, July 2021
MEF University Architecture and Interior Architecture Department Design and Build Studio two weeks internship programme students Sena, Kutay, Elanur, Cemre, Nurselen, Fırat, Ceda, Tuana, Betül, Hacer, Hande, Martha, Tugay, together with the co-instructors Cansın Yılmaz and Seda Kurt Şengün, designed and produced the GİRİFT project for Tunceli Nizamiye Ortakulu with plywood sheets. Photograph, Sena Erkan

Peyzajın Mimarisi/Architecture of Landscape Seminar is on AURA ISTANBUL, May 2021
Seda Kurt Şengün gave a seminar on the physical and contextual character of the landscape with the invitation of AURA ISTANBUL. The seminar is on AURA You Tube channel.

PARCH was among 8 design teams throughout Turkey, April 2021
PARCH has pre-selected for Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality of Pandemics and Health Workers Memorial Design Competition from Turkey was among 8 design teams.

Istanbul Technical University Architecture Department Design with Natural Aspects Course Seminar, March 2021
Seda Kurt Şengün is giving a seminar titled 'Nature Debates with Alternative Approaches' with the invitation of Dr. Burçin Güngen.

İzmir Institute of Technology Commons Lab Seminar, 18th March 2021
Seda Kurt Şengün is giving a seminar on the practice of landscape architecture at the Commons Lab with the invitation of Prof. Dr. İpek Akpınar.

YALIN ARCHITECTURE / PARLAR ENGINEERING / BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN collaboration has won the 2nd Prize, March 2021
EARTH TOWER Project by YALIN ARCHITECTURE, BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN has developed EARTH MINE Landscape Project for the Prıvate Competition of KALYON PV Karapınar GES SCADA Headquarters.

PARCH's Northern Golden Horn Project has awarded with 2nd Mention Prize, 2 July 2020
PARCH has awarded with 2nd Mention Prize in the 6th District Northern Golden Horn, Karaağaç-Hasköy Route urban design & landscape and architecture project at Haliç Waterfront Urban Design Competition which has organised by the Konkur Istanbul and Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality.

YALIN ARCHITECTURE and BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN collaboration has won the 3rd Mension Prize, March 2020
YALIN ARCHITECTURE's Erenköy Mental and Neurological Diseases Training and Research Hospital Architectural Competition Project has awarded with national 3rd prize. For the project they were in collaboration with BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN as a hardscape and softscape planning consultant. The jury report praises the finely detailed landscape report.

PARCH's 'Harvest School Project' has awarded with Equal Mention Prize, 20 February 2020
PARCH's 'Harvest School Project' proposed for Datça Eski Knidos Burgas awarded with the equal mention for structure design competition organized by the Turkey Cement Industry Employers Union (ÇEİS).

PARCH was among 42 architectural teams throughout Turkey, 17 February 2020
PARCH has pre-selected for Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality of İstanbul Senin, Haliç Waterfront Design Competition from Turkey was among 42 architectural teams.

Life in Common, The Architecture of Ecology has become one of the most read articles of 2019 on XXI, 26 Decenber 2019
The article, written by Seda Kurt Sengun and edited by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aysen Ciravoglu, has been published on XXI Online at 23 January 2019, Turkey.

'Young Landscape Architects' at ITU Architecture Faculty, Hall 109 Taşkışla, 28 November 2019
With the invitation of the ITU Landscape Architecture Department, Seda Kurt Sengun is going to talk about both her own practice and theoretical work.

IFLA Europe 7th International Landscape Architecture Congress Presentation, Antalya, 7 November 2019
Seda Kurt Sengun was part of IFLA Europe 7th International Landscape Architecture Congress as a speaker with her research entitled ‘Pikionis's Mind Geography: Ecological and Cultural Memory of Architecture’ at Antalya.

Durusu Flora & Fauna Wetland Inventory, İstanbul, 19 October 2019
Collaborative workshop 'Microcosmic Diaromas' has started at Bilgi University Architecture Faculty and Seda Kurt Şengün is part of the workshop with Durusu Flora & Fauna Wetland Inventory research.

Seminar at Istanbul Technical University School of Architecture, 17 October 2019
A lecture about 'Landscape readability' will be given by Seda Kurt Sengun at Architectural Design Studio 3 by Burçin Güngen (PhD) at ITU Architecture School.

Field Trip to Durusu Wetland Ecosystem, Istanbul, 10 October 2019
As a guest landscape architect, Seda Kurt Şengün talks about the landscape and elements of Durusu geography under the studio theme 'Wetlands', Architectural Design Studio 3 by Burçin Güngen (PhD) at ITU Architecture School.

Seminar at Istanbul Technical University for the theme Weatherhabitable, 3 October 2019
A lecture about 'Landscape, Nature and Architecture' given by Seda Kurt Sengun under the studio theme 'Weatherhabitable' by Assoc.Prof.Dr. Aslıhan Senel, Architectural Design Studio 3 at ITU Architecture School.

Pikionis's Mind Geography: Ecological and Cultural Memory of Architecture, the article has been accepted by IFLA EUROPE 7th Landscape Architecture Congress oral presentations, Ankara, 27 March 2019

Pikionis' Mind Geography has been published as an article at Betonart 61, 6 July 2019
The Turkish article PIKIONIS' MIND GEOGRAPHY has been published at Betonart 61, edited by Dr. Neslihan Şık under the issue Contemporary Greek Architecture.

Peyzajın Görsel Okur Yazarlığı/Visual Literacy of Landscape Elective Course Final Exhibition at MEF FADA Avlu, Istanbul, 10 May 2019
Visual Literacy of Landscape course final exhibition has opened with Okay Karadayılar, Ahmet Doğu İpek and Selim Süme. The exhibition will be open at MEF FADA Hangar Courtyard until 22nd of May.

PARCH has been accepted for a presentation at IFLA Common Ground Landscape Architecture Conference OSLO, 19 February 2019
TREES, GARDENS, BRIDGES, HIVES: A MODULE FOR THE EARTH Lüleburgaz Tosbağa Creek project by PARCH has been accepted from 600 entry in the sustainable urban transformation category to IFLA World Congress Common Ground which is held on September at Oslo, Norway.

Visual Literacy of Landscape elective course has announced at MEF University, Istanbul 27 January 2019
As an instructor, Seda Kurt Sengun with VISUAL LITERACY OF LANDSCAPE elective course which has been announced for Spring 18-19 academic term at MEF University Faculty of Arts, Design and Architecture.

Birlikte Yaşam, Ekolojinin Mimarlığı/Life in Common, The Architecture of Ecology has been published on XXI Online 23 January 2019
The Turkish text LIFE IN COMMON, THE ARCHITECTURE OF ECOLOGY has been published on XXI Online, edited by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aysen Ciravoglu, Turkey.

PARCH has nominated with the project SINEMA C, 10 January 2019
Sinema C Project by PARCH has been nominated by Future Architecture Platform, Slovenia.

Lecture at Istanbul Technical University Architecture Faculty, 22 November 2018
Seda Kurt Şengün gave a lecture about Landscape of Lost Space which she completed at 2014 as an academic dissertation at Istanbul Technical University Architecture Faculty with the supervision of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Huseyin Kahvecioglu at his elective course.

Lecture at Kadir Has University Architecture Faculty Istanbul, 13 November 2018
Seda Kurt Şengün gave a lecture about landscape theories in the scope of her work at Contemporary Debates in Architecture and Urbanism course by Assoc. Prof. Dr.Didem Kılıçkıran.

PARCH has been accepted for a presentation at EURAU Conference, Alicante, 21 June 2018
TREES, GARDENS, BRIDGES, HIVES: A MODULE FOR THE EARTH Lüleburgaz Tosbağa Creek project enlarged abstract by PARCH has been accepted to EURAU Conference which is held on September at Spain.

Workshop at PARCH, Istanbul, 9 June 2018
OBLIQUE REPETITION workshop has been realised in collaboration with Bahar Avanoğlu, İpek Avanoğlu and PARCH Co-founders Seda Kurt Şengün, Hakan Tüzün Şengün at PARCH.

Stüdyo219 Final Reviews at SALT Galata Istanbul, 31 May 2018
STUDYO219 first year architectural design studio by Seda Kurt Şengün was hosted by SALT, Istanbul. Final proposals were reviewed by the jury members; Hüseyin Kahvecioğlu, Elif Kendir, Hakan Tüzün Şengün, Nizam Onur Sönmez, Bahar Avanoğlu, İpek Avanoğlu.

Seda Kurt Sengun has announced as a Principal Jury Committee Member at CTLA, Ankara, 14 May 2018
CTLA has announced Seda Kurt Şengün as a member of principal jury committee of the 10th NATIONAL LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE PROFESSIONAL AWARDS.

PARCH has won national award with SINEMA C project! 15 March 2018
PARCH's Sinema C Project has been awarded with NATIONAL EQUIVALENT PRIZE by Turk YTONG.

PARCH's Trees, Gardens, Bridges and Hives: A Module for the Earth Ecological Landscape Architecture Project, has been awarded with NATIONAL EQUIVALENT PRIZE, 3 February 2018 PARCH's Trees, Gardens, Bridges and Hives: A Module for the Earth Ecological Landscape Architecture Project, has been awarded with NATIONAL EQUIVALENT PRIZE by Luleburgaz Municipality Tosbaga Creek Competition.

Photograph in a New Nature Thought has been published at XXI Online, 6 December 2017
The Turkish text YENİ BİR DOĞA DÜŞÜNCESİNDE FOTOĞRAF/PHOTOGRAPH IN A NEW NATURE THOUGHT has been published by XXI Online, edited by Asst. Prof. Dr.Meltem Erdem Kaya.

PARCH has opened at Moda Istanbul, 16 November, 2017

Ongoing construction at Cunda Ayvalık, 06 June 2017
The completed project, CUNDA 1893 GARDEN garden is under construction.

Atolye Mil has invited for a lecture and workshop, Istanbul, 27 May 2017
Invited as a speaker and instructor by Atölye Mil for Thursday Researches #5 with the title LANDSCAPES OF UNCANNY.

Detached and Diffused Landscapes has been published at ARKITERA, 5 December 2016
The Turkish text about the workshop which was realised by Seda Kurt Sengun entitled with SÖKÜM - DÖKÜM PEYZAJLAR/DETACHED AND DIFFUSED LANDSCAPES has published at ARKITERA.

Lecture and Workshop at Basmane İzmir, 26-28 September 2016
Invited as a landscape architect by Izmir History and Design Atelier for to lead 3 days workshop DETACHED AND DIFFUSED LANDSCAPES at Basmane region in Izmir.

Lecture at Mimarlar Odası İstanbul, 28 July 2016
Talk about Ecology, Urban Design and Public Spaces at Urban Dreams Atelier, Encounters Workshop by Gulnaz Guzeloglu, Chamber of Architects Istanbul Branch.

The Value of Landscape Infrastructure in Metropolis has been published on XXI Online, 09 July 2015
The Turkish text METROPOLDE İNFRASTRÜKTÜRÜN PEYZAJ DEĞERİ/THE VALUE OF LANDSCAPE INFRASTRUCTURE IN METROPOLIS has been published by XXI Online.

Boxes Glencoe has been completed and ready for to visit, Istanbul, 16 May 2015
BOXES GLENCOE exhibition design which is made for the show of the artist Jess Gough's photographic set of GLENCOE has opened for to visit at Torna.

Düzce University Urban Design Project 1st Prize Announcement, 17 February 2015
Duzce University Konuralp Campus Urban Design Project in collaboration with Atelye 70 Architects and Urban Planners about landscape architecture has won national 1st prize.

Real Shades Real Trees has been published at BETONART 44, 13 February 2015
GERÇEK GÖLGELER, GERÇEK AĞAÇLAR/REAL SHADES, REAL TREES text has been published as a hardcopy by BETONART 44, edited by Asst. Prof. Dr. Burcu Serdar Köknar.

Presentation at Nova Universidade Lisbon, 04-05 December 2015
Lisbon New University Arts and Humanities Faculty International Conference Arch and Lit participation with the enlarged abstract text and presentation VISUAL LITERACY OF LOST SPACES THROUGH PHOTOGRAPHY. The committee has not been published a book yet.

Kadıköy Tree Walk has been a part of 2nd Design Biennial Istanbul, 22-26 November 2014
KADIKÖY AĞAÇ ROTASI/KADIKOY TREE WALK has realised in collaboration with Seda Kurt Şengün, Istanbul Cultural Agency and Design Atelier Kadikoy at Istanbul 2nd Design Biennial.

Seda Kurt Şengün has been invited by ARKIMEET'14, Istanbul, 20 November 2014
ARKIMEET'14 International Conference with the title What's Next has invited Seda Kurt Sengun as a landscape architect with the talk entitled YİTİK ALANIN PEYZAJI/LANDSCAPE OF LOST SPACES.