Emre Ozdemir

Emre Ozdemir

New York, NY, US



Emre is an architect and designer, grew up in Istanbul.

He started his higher education at the Urban and Regional Planning of Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University (MSFAU) in 2005, after one year transferred to the Department of Architecture. received his bachelor’s degree in architecture at MSFAU in 2012 as a recipient of the 1st prize of Archiprix Turkey and began his graduate education in the Architectural Design Master Program at Istanbul Technical University (ITU) in 2012. also attended visiting school activities of Architectural Association and Pratt Institute. 

During his education and after graduation, he worked in various high-profile practices in Istanbul such as Karabey Limited and Tabanlioglu Architects. In addition to professional experiences,  he practiced in academia as a researcher, lecturer and guest juror. He participated and won prizes in numerous design competitions and experienced on designing various scales including urban scale master plans, office buildings, educational and cultural buildings, urban furniture, graphic design and photography. Through his extensive personal experiences, competent in interior design, detailing and architectural renovations.

He is registered architect in The Chamber of Architects of Turkey.

Emre currently lives in New York and looking for the decent environment to chase his broad curiosities.



Informa Architecture, Istanbul, TR, Co founder, Senior Architect

Jan 2015 - Aug 2016

Tabanlıoğlu Architects, Istanbul, TR, Architect

Aug 2013 - Oct 2014

Karabey Limited Architecture, Istanbul, TR, Architect

Jun 2012 - Sep 2012

GBMM, Istanbul, TR, Junior Architect

Jul 2010 - Jan 2012

Tekeli Sisa Architectural Partnership, Istanbul, TR, Intern

Apr 2009 - Jun 2009


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, MArch, GAUD MS Arch

May 2017 - May 2018

Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, TR, Masters, Architectural Design

Oct 2012 - Nov 2015

Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, Istanbul, TR, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2006 - Feb 2012

Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, Istanbul, TR, City and Regional Planning

Sep 2005 - Jun 2006


Sivas Kızılırmak Bridge Competition, Award

Associated with Tuba Özkan, Hasan Efe Özdemir


4. Natural Stone Design Competition, 2nd Place

Associated with Tuba Özkan


Düzce University Campus Development Masterplan Competition, 3rd Place

Associated with Haydar Karabey, Banu Karabey, Erkan Pilgir


4. Natural Stone Design Competition, 1st Place

Associated with Benek Çinçik, Özgün Yücetürk, Tuba Özkan


IAPS-CSBE Network Activities 4th Culture & Space Symposium: An Uncanny Terrain Vague: Yedikule Gasometer Complex, Award

Associated with Tuba Özkan


IAPS-CSBE Network Urban Implant Student Competition, Award


Archiprix-tr Best Graduation Projects in Architecture, 1st Place


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