Melis Ugurlu

Melis Ugurlu

Brooklyn, NY, US




ROGERS PARTNERS Architects+Urban Designers, New York, NY, US, Junior Designer

Worked on various stages of design and competition projects including the New St. Pete Pier; developed conceptual schemes; worked on construction drawings.

Aug 2015 - Aug 2016

NeMe Studio, Houston, TX, US, Research Assistant + Intern

Worked for Neyran Turan on multiple competition, research, and design projects.
Worked on Neyran Turan’s research project and installation “STRAIT Object” exhibited in SALT Gallery in Istanbul.

Jun 2014 - May 2015

Tabanlıoğlu Architects, Istanbul, TR, Architectural Intern

Prepared presentation material for client meetings, produced diagrams and drawings.

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013

Toner Architects, Istanbul, TR, Architectural Intern

Built physical models, designed interiors.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012


Rice University, Houston, TX, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2011 - May 2017


Fairy Tales Competition by Blank Space: Museum of Lost Volumes, Honorable Mention


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