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YENİ BİR DOĞA DÜŞÜNCESİNDE FOTOĞRAF Book Chapter Istanbul June 2022
Seda Kurt Şengün'ün 2017-2021 yılları arasında farklı versiyonları ile kaleme aldığı ‘Yeni Bir Doğa Düşüncesinde Fotoğraf’ Meltem Erdem Kaya editörlüğü ile YEM Yayınları'ndan çıkan ‘Peyzajı Açmak’ kitabında yer aldı. Dileriz bu kitap ve devam üretimleri ülkemizdeki peyzaj mimarlığı kuramı, teoriği ve pratiğinin kurak entellektüel ortamına umut ve tazelik verir. / 'Photography in a New Nature Thought', written in Turkish by Seda Kurt Şengün in different versions between 2017 and 2021, was included in the book 'Peyzajı Açmak / Expand the Landscape' published by YEM Publications with the editorship of Meltem Erdem Kaya. We hope that this book and its sequels will give hope and freshness to the arid intellectual environment of landscape architecture theory, theory and practice in our country.

URFORM : ÇEŞİTLİLİĞİN ARDINDAKİ BİRLİK Lecture/Workshop Eskişehir June 2022
Seda Kurt Şengün 21 Haziran'da ESKİŞEHİR TEKNİK ÜNİVERSİTESİ Ortak Alan & Açık Okul davetiyle bir atölye yürütüyor. Başvurular 10 Haziran'dek. / Seda Kurt Şengün is conducting a workshop 'Urform, Unity Behind Diversity' on 21 June with the invitation of Eskişehir Technical University Common Space & Open School Organisation. Applications until June 10.

YENİ (ESKİ) BİR DOĞA DÜŞÜNCESİ Lecture Istanbul 31 March 2022
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün is giving a lecture titled YENİ (ESKİ) BİR DOĞA DÜŞÜNCESİ Alexander von Humboldt / A NEW (OLD) NATURE THOUGHT Alexander von Humboldt with the invitation of Başlangıçlar Stüdyosu by Bilge Bal, Devrim Çimen, Ceren Balkır Övünç Interior Architecture Department / İç Mimarlık Bölümü at ISTANBUL KENT UNIVERSITY / İSTANBUL KENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ.

YENİ YIL / NEW YEAR 31 December 2021
BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN wishes everyone a happy and surprising new year.

SITE VISIT Project September 2021
BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN has visited a site for the upcoming garden, vineyard and olive groove at Manisa. After the first human eye observations, the drought of the region and lack of biodiversity will be the main topics of the future landscape architecture project.

3. MANSİYON ÖDÜLÜ / 3RD MENTION PRIZE Project July 2021
PARCH and BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN Project AVLU has been awarded with 3rd Mention Prize was designed for the Pandemics and Health Workers Memorial Design Competition by ISTANBUL METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY / İSTANBUL BÜYÜKŞEHİR BELEDİYESİ.

DESIGN BUILD STUDIO Invited Tutor July 2021
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has been a part of MEF University Architecture and Interior Architecture Department Design and Build Studio as a co-instructor with Interior Architect Cansın Yılmaz, for the two weeks internship programme with the collaborators Sena, Kutay, Elanur, Cemre, Nurselen, Fırat, Ceda, Tuana, Betül, Hacer, Hande, Martha, Tugay, designed and realised the GİRİFT project for Tunceli Nizamiye Ortakulu with plywood sheets. Photograph, Sena Erkan.

PEYZAJIN MİMARİSİ / ARCHITECTURE OF LANDSCAPE Seminar May 2021
Landscape Architect 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.

8 DESIGN TEAMS Portfolio Short-List Turkey April 2021
PARCH and BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN has pre-selected for Pandemics and Health Workers Memorial Design Competition from Turkey was among 8 design teams by ISTANBUL METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY / İSTANBUL BÜYÜKŞEHİR BELEDİYESİ.

ALTERNATİF YAKLAŞIMLARLA DOĞA TARTIŞMALARI Lecture March 2021
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün is giving a lecture titled ALTERNATİF YAKLAŞIMLARLA DOĞA TARTIŞMALARI / NATURE DEBATES WITH ALTERNATIVE APPROACHES with the invitation of Dr. Burçin Güngen's course Design with Natural Aspects at Architecture Department of ISTANBUL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY / İSTANBUL TEKNİK ÜNİVERSİTESİ.

PEYZAJ MİMARLIĞI PRATİĞİ / PRACTISE OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE Seminar 18th March 2021
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün is giving a seminar about the peyzaj mimarlığı pratiği / practise of landscape architecture at the Commons Lab with the invitation of Prof. Dr. İpek Akpınar at IZMIR INSTITUDE OF TECHNOLOGY / İZMİR YÜKSEK TEKNOLOJİ ENSTİTÜSÜ.

2. ÖDÜL / 2ND PRIZE Project March 2021
BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN 'TOPRAK MADENİ / EARTH MINE' Landscape Architecture Project in collaboration with YALIN MİMARLIK KARAPINAR GES SCADA Architectural Project has won the 2nd Prize at the Private Competition of KALYON PV KARAPINAR GES SCADA Headquarters.

2. MANSİYON ÖDÜLÜ / 2ND MENTION PRIZE Project 2 July 2020
PARCH and BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN has been 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 / İSTANBUL BÜYÜKŞEHİR BELEDİYESİ.

EKOLOJİNİN MİMARLIĞI Interview 19 May 2020
From the press release of CHAMBER OF ARCHITECTS MERSIN: 'Megaron's new episode we talk about the natural balance on earth created by living and non-living beings from the perspective of architecture. Our guest is Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün. Sub-titles such as what kind of connotations occur in the society when landscape architecture is mentioned, what the ecological balance between various living things evoke in design, relationship with the place, belonging to the place, feeding from tradition constitute the content of this program.' https://youtu.be/mikkaWrRrwo

3.MANSİYON ÖDÜLÜ / 3RD MENTION PRIZE Project March 2020
BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN landscape/hardscape/softscape consultancy and documentation for Erenköy Ruh ve Sinir Hastalıkları Hastanesi / Mental and Neurological Diseases Training and Research Hospital Architectural Competition Project of YALIN MİMARLIK has been awarded with national 3rd mention prize. The jury report praises the finely detailed landscape report.

ÇATALHÖYÜK Project January 2020
ÇATALHÖYÜK ZİYARETÇİ MERKEZİ Peyzaj Mimarlığı Projesi / Landscape Architecture Project in collaboration with TEĞET MİMARLIK has been completed with Structure, Mechanics, Infrastructure, Fire, Irrigation, Budget coordination teams.

EŞDEĞER MANSİYON ÖDÜLÜ / EQUIVALENT MENTION PRIZE Project 20 February 2020
PARCH and BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN Project 'Harvest School' at Datça Eski Knidos Burgas has been awarded with the equivalent mention prize for the structure design competition organized by the Turkey Cement Industry Employers Union (ÇEİS).

42 ARHITECTURAL DESIGN TEAMS Short-List from Turkey 17 February 2020
PARCH and BÜRO SEDA KURT ŞENGÜN has pre-selected was among 42 architectural teams from Turkey for İstanbul Senin, Haliç Waterfront Design Competition by ISTANBUL METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY / İSTANBUL BÜYÜKŞEHİR BELEDİYESİ.

GENÇ PEYZAJ MİMARLARI / YOUNG LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS Talk 109 Taşkışla 28 November 2019
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Sengun is going to talk about both her own practice and theoretical work with the invitation of Landscape Architecture Department / Peyzaj Mimarlığı Bölümü, ISTANBUL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY / İSTANBUL TEKNİK ÜNİVERSİTESİ.

IFLA PEYZAJ MİMARLIĞI KONGRESİ Seminar Antalya 7 November 2019
Landscape Architect 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’.

DURUSU SULAK ALAN ENVANTERİ Debate Istanbul 19 October 2019
Durusu Flora & Fauna wetland inventory has been discussed with the seminar of landscape architect Seda Kurt Şengün for the collaborative workshop 'Microcosmic Diaromas' has started at ISTANBUL BILGI UNIVERSITY ARCHITECTURE DEPARTMENT / İSTANBUL BİLGİ ÜNİVERSİTESİ MİMARLIK BÖLÜMÜ.

PEYZAJIN OKUNABİLİRLİĞİ / LANDSCAPE READABILITY Lecture 17 October 2019
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün is giving a seminar titled 'PEYZAJIN OKUNABİLİRLİĞİ / LANDSCAPE READABILITY' with the invitation of Dr. Burçin Güngen's Architectural Design Studio at Architecture Department / Mimarlık Bölümü, ISTANBUL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY / İSTANBUL TEKNİK ÜNİVERSİTESİ.

DURUSU WETLAND FIELD TRIP Istanbul 10 October 2019
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün will be a guest for the landscape and elements of Durusu geography under the studio theme 'Wetlands' and the topic of Durusu Wetland Ecosystem at Architectural Design Studio by Dr. Burçin Güngen at Architecture Department / Mimarlık Bölümü, ISTANBUL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY / İSTANBUL TEKNİK ÜNİVERSİTESİ.

PEYZAJ, DOĞA ve MİMARLIK Lecture 3 October 2019
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün is giving a seminar titled 'LANDSCAPE, NATURE and ARCHITECTURE' with the invitation of Assoc.Prof.Dr. Aslıhan Şenel's 'Weatherhabitable' Architectural Design Studio at Architecture Department / Mimarlık Bölümü, ISTANBUL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY / İSTANBUL TEKNİK ÜNİVERSİTESİ.

PİKİONİS'İN ZİHİN COĞRAFYASI Article 6 July 2019
The article PİKİONİS'İN ZİHİN COĞRAFYASI / PIKIONIS' MIND GEOGRAPHY has been written by Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Sengun and edited by Dr. Neslihan Şık, has been published at BETONART 61 under the issue Contemporary Greek Architecture.

PEYZAJIN GÖRSEL OKUR YAZARLIĞI Exhibition Istanbul 10 May 2019
PEYZAJIN GÖRSEL OKUR YAZARLIĞI / VISUAL LITERACY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE elective course of Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has opened an exhibition for the student works of the course with the critics by Okay Karadayılar, Ahmet Doğu İpek and Selim Süme. The exhibition will be open at MEF UNIVERSITY FADA Arhitecture Department / MEF ÜNİVERSİTESİ Mimarlık Bölümü Hangar Courtyard until 22nd of May.

IFLA PEYZAJ MİMARLIĞI KONGRESİ Acceptance Oslo Norway 19 February 2019
AĞAÇLAR, BOSTANLAR, KÖPRÜLER, KOVANLAR LÜLEBURGAZ TOSBAĞA DERE / 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.

PEYZAJIN GÖRSEL OKUR YAZARLIĞI Elective Course Istanbul 27 January 2019
PEYZAJIN GÖRSEL OKUR YAZARLIĞI / VISUAL LITERACY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE elective course of Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has been announced for Spring 18-19 academic term at MEF UNIVERSITY FADA ARCHITECTURE DEPARTMENT / MEF ÜNİVERSİTESİ MİMARLIK BÖLÜMÜ.

BİRLİKTE YAŞAM, EKOLOJİNİN MİMARLIĞI Article 23 January 2019
The article BİRLİKTE YAŞAM, EKOLOJİNİN MİMARLIĞI / LIFE IN COMMON, THE ARCHITECTURE OF ECOLOGY has been written by Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Sengun and edited by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aysen Ciravoglu, has been published on XXI Online at 23 January 2019, Turkey.

NOMINATED BY FUTURE ARCHITECTURE PLATFORM Acceptance Slovenia 10 January 2019
Sinema C Project by PARCH has been nominated by Future Architecture Platform, Slovenia.

YİTİK ALANIN PEYZAJI / LANDSCAPE OF LOST SPACES Seminar 22 November 2018 Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün will give a lecture titled with YİTİK ALANIN PEYZAJI / LANDSCAPE OF LOST SPACES which she completed at 2014 as an academic dissertation, with the invitation of Prof. Dr. Huseyin Kahvecioglu at Architecture Department / Mimarlık Bölümü, ISTANBUL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY / İSTANBUL TEKNİK ÜNİVERSİTESİ.

SOFT GROUND BETWEEN ARCHITECTURE and LANDSCAPE Lecture Istanbul 13 November 2018
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün will give a lecture with the invitation of Contemporary Debates in Architecture and Urbanism course by Assoc. Prof. Dr.Didem Kılıçkıran at KADIR HAS UNIVERSITY ARCHITECTURE DEPARTMENT / KADİR HAS ÜNİVERSİTESİ MİMARLIK BÖLÜMÜ.

EURAU CONFERENCE Acceptance Alicante 21 June 2018
AĞAÇLAR, BOSTANLAR, KÖPRÜLER, KOVANLAR LÜLEBURGAZ TOSBAĞA DERE / 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 Alicante, Spain.

DOLAYLI TEKRAR / OBLIQUE REPETITION Co-Tutor Istanbul 9 June 2018
DOLAYLI TEKRAR / 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 with the participants, Tayfun Gürkaş, Nizam Sönmez, Erenalp Büyüktopçu, Hayriye Sözen, Hatice Işıl Uysal.

STÜDYO219 FINAL JÜRİ / FINAL CRITICS at SALT Galata Istanbul 31 May 2018
STÜDYO219 first year architectural design studio by Seda Kurt Şengün was hosted by SALT, Istanbul. Final works were reviewed by the jury members; Hüseyin Kahvecioğlu, Elif Kendir, Hakan Tüzün Şengün, Nizam Onur Sönmez, Bahar Avanoğlu, İpek Avanoğlu.

ASİL JÜRİ ÜYELİĞİ / PRINCIPAL JURY COMMITTEE MEMBER Announcement Ankara, 14 May 2018
PEYZAJ MİMARLARI ODASI / CHAMBER OF TURKEY LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS has announced Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün as a member of principal jury committee of the 10th NATIONAL LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE PROFESSIONAL AWARDS / 10. ULUSAL PEYZAJ MİMARLIĞI PROFESYONEL ÖDÜLLERİ.

EŞDEĞER ÖDÜL / EQUIVALENT PRIZE 15 March 2018
Sinema C Project by PARCH has been awarded with NATIONAL EQUIVALENT PRIZE by Turk YTONG.

EŞDEĞER ÖDÜL / EQUIVALENT PRIZE 3 February 2018
AĞAÇLAR, BOSTANLAR, KÖPRÜLER, KOVANLAR: BİR YERYÜZÜ MODÜLÜ LÜLEBURGAZ TOSBAĞA DERE / TREES, GARDENS, BRIDGES, HIVES: A MODULE FOR THE EARTH Lüleburgaz Tosbağa Creek Ecological and Sociological Landscape Architecture Project by PARCH has been awarded with NATIONAL EQUIVALENT PRIZE at urban design and architectural competition by LUEBURGAZ MUNICIPALITY / LÜLEBURGAZ BELEDİYESİ.

YENİ BİR DOĞA DÜŞÜNCESİNDE FOTOĞRAF Article 6 December 2017
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has written an article titled with 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.

NEW ADDRESS Announcement Moda Istanbul 16 November, 2017
PARCH has opened as an 14 m2 architecture atelier on a new address at Moda Caddesi, Kadıköy Istanbul.

SITE VISIT Project Ayvalık 06 June 2017
B 06 CUNDA 1893 OTELİ Landscape Architecture Project construction is going on with hardscape, wall masonry and concrete works and softscape levelling.

MÜPHEMLİĞİN PEYZAJI Talk and Workshop Istanbul 27 May 2017
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has joined as a speaker and instructor with the tittle MÜPHEMLİĞİN PEYZAJI / LANDSCAPES OF UNCANNY for Thursday Researches #5 with the invitation of ATÖLYE MİL, Dilara Tekin Gezginti and Eda Özgener Semerci.

SÖKÜM - DÖKÜM PEYZAJLAR Article 5 December 2016
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Sengun has written an article entitled with SÖKÜM - DÖKÜM PEYZAJLAR / DETACHED AND DIFFUSED LANDSCAPES on ARKITERA.

SÖKÜM - DÖKÜM PEYZAJLAR Seminar and Workshop Basmane İzmir 26-28 September 2016
Seda Kurt Şengün has been invited as a landscape architect by Izmir History and Design Atelier for to lead 3 days workshop SÖKÜM - DÖKÜM PEYZAJLAR / DETACHED AND DIFFUSED LANDSCAPES under the theme of ÇİÇEK GİBİ TARİH KOKAN SOKAKLAR by İZMİR BÜYÜKŞEHİR BELEDİYESİ / IZMIR METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY at Basmane region in Izmir.

EKOLOJİ, KENTSEL TASARIM ve KAMUSAL ALANLAR Talk İstanbul 28 July 2016
Seda Kurt Şengün has invited for the talk about Ecology, Urban Design and Public Spaces at Urban Dreams Atelier, Encounters Workshop by Gulnaz Guzeloglu, İSTANBUL MİMARLAR ODASI / CHAMBER OF ARCHITECTS ISTANBUL BRANCH.

METROPOLDE İNFRASTRÜKTÜRÜN PEYZAJ DEĞERİ Article 09 July 2015
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has written an article with the title METROPOLDE İNFRASTRÜKTÜRÜN PEYZAJ DEĞERİ / THE VALUE OF LANDSCAPE INFRASTRUCTURE IN METROPOLIS, with the invitation of chief editor Hülya Ertaş has been published on XXI Online.

GLENCOE BOXES Project Istanbul 16 May 2015
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has designed and realised GLENCOE BOXES / GLENCOE KUTULARI for an exhibition of the artist Jess Gough's photographic set of GLENCOE geographic region. The design and exhibition has opened to visit at Torna Istanbul. Photo courtesy of Jess Gough. https://jessgough3.xhbtr.com/glencoe-exhibition

1.ÖDÜL / 1ST PRIZE Project 17 February 2015
Seda Kurt Şengün's landscape architecture project collaboration with ATELYE 70 for Duzce University Konuralp Campus Urban Design Project has won national 1st prize.

GERÇEK GÖLGELER, GERÇEK AĞAÇLAR Article 13 February 2015
Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has written an article titled with GERÇEK GÖLGELER, GERÇEK AĞAÇLAR / REAL SHADES, REAL TREES has been published by BETONART 44, edited by Asst. Prof. Dr. Burcu Serdar Köknar.

VISUAL LITERACY OF LOST SPACES THROUGH PHOTOGRAPHY Talk 04-05 December 2015
Seda Kurt Şengün will be at NOVA UNIVERSIDADE LISBOA Arts and Humanities Faculty International Conference Arch and Lit, with the talk titled VISUAL LITERACY OF LOST SPACES THROUGH PHOTOGRAPHY.

KADIKÖY AĞAÇ ROTASI / KADIKOY TREE WALK Social Project Management Istanbul 22-26 November 2014 Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün has been a part of ISTANBUL 2ND DESIGN BIENNIAL / ISTANBUL 2. TASARIM BİENALİ with KADIKÖY AĞAÇ ROTASI / KADIKOY TREE WALK in collaboration with IKSV Istanbul Cultural Agency and TAK Design Atelier Kadikoy.

YİTİK ALANIN PEYZAJI / LANDSCAPE OF LOST SPACES Talk Istanbul, 20 November 2014
ARKIMEET'14 ARKITERA International Conference What's Next has invited Landscape Architect Seda Kurt Şengün with the talk entitled YİTİK ALANIN PEYZAJI / LANDSCAPE OF LOST SPACES.