ArkiPARC Istanbul Property Awards, Architecture 2013, Building, Date, Venue, News, Info

ArkiPARC 2012 : Turkish Building Event

Arkitera Architecture Centre Event in Turkey, Europe

14 Jun 2012

Istanbul Property Awards 2013

ArkiPARC 2013 Istanbul

ArkiPARC 2013 that will be held under the main theme of “Dialog for Urban Quality”, aims to be a comprehensive platform where allows to knowledge sharing between real estate sector and public sectors.

Panels and exhibitions will be organized within ArkiPARC 2013 aims to trigger innovative potential of the sector, to present the new ideas to the real estate sector and public decision makers and to embrace the whole parties related to quality of built environment. The event that will be 2 days long and welcome multi disciplinary speakers, will also welcome Real Estate Awards Ceremony.

9 Dec 2011

ArkiPARC 2012 Istanbul

Istanbul Property Awards 2012

About the Award

“Quality for Urban Dialogue” was held with the theme of the nature of the physical environment with ArkiPARC Property Awards granted under the people and institutions that contribute to the improvement aims at honoring of. For this purpose, the “Real Estate Awards 2012”, real estate investments, cities, citizens and investors in evaluating the gains of a joint study, due to positive effects created by the project stakeholders aiming to promote the development of endowment and similar investments.

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The prize for the first time in 2008, “Housing, Office, Hotel, Shopping Centre, Alternative Investments and Mixed Use” areas is the developer of the project.

Conditions for Participation

Within the territory of Turkey within the last five years (January 2006, after) the construction of an award may apply to completed projects, can be nominated. A project may be nominated for an award up to two times.


Evaluation of applications, from various fields is done by a selection committee consisting of representatives of 9 people. The award was a “project” is over the developer.

Assessment to be done in two stages, first stage of the Selection Committee, nominations for each category of projects will determine the three finalists. Property Awards 2012 winners of the event venues ArkiPARC made by visitors, with digital voting method will be selected from among the finalists. ArkiPARC poll, attending visitors, exhibitors, speakers and people with a press badge be able to use only one vote for each category.

Award Categories

– Housing
– Office
– Hotel
– Shopping Center
– Alternative Investments
– Mixed Use


– Menekşe Ataselim
– Güniz Çelen
– Omar Egesel
– Ismail Kavuncu
– Markus Lehto
– Enis Öncüoğlu
– Murat Özgümüş
– Firuz Soyuer
– Gursel Melkan Tabanlioglu


– Müge Yorgancı

The award application
To apply for the award at the secretariat of the award has to be carried and signed application form.

2012 Award Schedule
Application Deadline: January 31, 2012 Tuesday
Announcement of Finalists: February 8, 2011
Announcement of the winners and the Awards Ceremony: March 29, 2012 Thursday

Registration Fee
An application fee is required for any contribution.

Those applications will be kept confidential, except the finals for the candidate structures.

Secretariat of the Prize
Arkitera Mimarlık Merkezi
Cemil Topuzlu Cad. Business Bank, Block A Block No.: 8
Dalyan, Istanbul, Turkey
T: +90 216 355 0722
F: +90 216 386 9430
E: [email protected]

10 Sep 2008

ArkiPARC Istanbul

Arkitera Architecture Center Press Release

Istanbul is Preparing for Its First International Property & Architecture Event

The ArkiPARC 2008 event organised by Arkitera Architecture Centre taking place at the Harbiye Istanbul on 15-17 October 2008 is getting ready to welcome guests who are all experts in their own field, whether in Turkey or in other parts of the world. The main sponsors of the event, which is also supported by the Istanbul 2010 European Cultural Capital Agency, the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and the Independent Architectural Platform (SMP), are Siemens Home Appliances and Vitra.

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Among the guest architects coming to the event are Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, who is an important influence on architectural production in the world, Mustafa Kemal Abadan, the only Turkish partner in SOM, one of the largest architecture offices in the world, Mete Arat, architect of the Aslantepe Stadium, which has had a place on both the sports and architectural agenda for a long time, and Nigel Dancey, one of the partners of another of the world’s largest architectural offices, Foster & Partners.

In addition to star architects, ArkiPARC 2008 is also getting ready to host important real estate professionals and planning experts in Istanbul. Jan de Kreij, executive committee member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and European ULI President William Kistler are among these guests and frequent visitors to Turkey.

Philip W. Charls, Chief Executive Officer of the European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA) will be attending an event in Turkey for the first time. Nick Johnson, serving as deputy chief executive of the award-winning real estate development firm, Urban Splash, and USA based Portman Holding’s Vice-President John C. (Jack) Portman III are awaited with interest.

Manuel de Sola-Morales from Barcelona, Kees Christiaanse from Rotterdam, Michael Schwarze-Rodrian from the Ruhr and Sidney Rasekh from Washington DC are the important guests of ArkiPARC 2008 concerned with planning.
Richard Simmons and Peter Bishop, executives of the two important organisations concerned with the physical environment of London, CABE and Design for London, are among other names participating in the event in Istanbul.
Registration is required to attend the ArkiPARC 2008 event as a spectator.

A reduction of 40% is offered to those who register by 15th September. Having registered, other than the conferences, it will be possible to see a section of the Istanbul Model to be launched for the first time at this event, to come together with professionals in the sector, to join the helicopter tours offered exclusively to registered persons, and to experience this event that is to be held for the first time in Turkey.

Business Networking
In addition to the event and its awards, ArkiPARC 2008 aims to provide participants with the opportunity to establish connections with one another and to create environments conducive to meetings. To this intent the event area is organised to facilitate meetings and business discussions during the day.

An application used for the first time in Turkey in ArkiPARC 2008 will also enable registered persons to see one another’s contact information by using a special section on the ArkiPARC web site to follow the event. This system used at big events outside of Turkey will add value to the event by enabling participants to contact one another prior to the event.

Three Special Evenings
Following the day time events taking place at ArkiPARC 2008 on 15, 16 and 17th October, a different social environment will be on offer every night to the participants.

The ArkiPARC Opening Invitation to be held on the first night will provide one of the most important environments for socialising using all areas of the Event Site to bring together real estate, architectural and construction industry professionals. In addition, at the Opening Invitation real estate professionals will sit round a table to play Monopoly for the first time in Turkey.

The Vitra Night event to be held on the second evening will offer a variety of surprises to participants. The ArkiPARC Awards’ Award Ceremony to be held on the last night is a candidate for the biggest award ceremony concerned with the built environment.

ArkiPARC Awards

As part of the ArkiPARC 2008 events the biggest award project will be realised in the property, architecture and construction sectors.
The final date of application for the ArkiPARC 2008 Awards to be given to individuals, organisations or products that are of distinction in the sectors is set as 10th September. The award ceremony for the ArkiPARC 2008 Awards that will be presented in the five main branches of Urban Quality consisting of the Dialogue Award, the Property Award, the Young Architect Award, the Client’s Award and the RAF Award will be held on 17th October at 19.30.

Property Award
The Property Award, which aims to evaluate the gains of the real estate investments to the city, the citizens and the investor in a joint project and by awarding the project stakeholders on account of the positive influences they have created to encourage the development of similar investments, will go to its owners in six different categories.

For the first time this year, candidates considered for the awards to be given in the fields of Residential, Office, Hotel, Shopping Centre, Alternative Investments and Mixed Used are projects whose construction has been completed within the borders of Turkey in the last five years.

Client’s Award and Young Architect’s Award
The Client’s Award will be given in the two categories of the public and the private sector. The award, which aims to honour clients who have supported the production of quality architectural applications taking into account the public responsibilities of the architect and the client from the year 2005 to the present, will go to its owners as part of the ArkiPARC event every year as of 2008.
Similarly, the Young Architect’s Award given since 2004 to young architects under the age of 40, will go to its owners every year as part of the ArkiPARC event.

RAF Award
The RAF Award will be given for products that have made an important contribution to architectural projects and that have a sales network within Turkey. The basic aim of the award is to honour performance, the characteristics of the materials used in production, conformity to standards, resilience over time and to the conditions of the external environment, and the producers of construction materials that add value to the physical environment with environmental effect.

ArkiPARC Awards Award Designs by World Famous Designers
The ArkiPARC Awards, which will be given in a total of 11 categories, will also be acclaimed for the design of the awards. The awards, which will be designed by a different designer every year, have been designed by this year’s designer, Tanju Özelgin.

The award designed by Özelgin, who drew attention to the issue of global warming with the cover he designed previously for the RAF Product Magazine, will not be shared with the public until the Award Ceremony. The designer of the 2009 award will be announced at the 2008 award ceremony.

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

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Address: Cemil Topuzlu Caddesi Is Bankasi Bloklari A8 34726 Dalyan ISTANBUL TURKEY

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