International architecture firm Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF) announce that, as its first project in Turkey, it has been commissioned to design the new headquarters for the country’s largest and oldest financial institution, Ziraat Bank (Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Ziraat Bankası), in the heart of Istanbul.
Boulevardi Mall – The Spirit of Street Life. To experience the real Istanbul, one must not only visit the Byzantine mosaics and colourful bazaars, but also walk its tangled streets. The spirit of street life is the source of inspiration for the architecture of Boulevardi Mall, designed by DP Architects.
Formation of the urban fabric in Nisantasi-Tesvikiye district shares similar motivations with European cities that were developed at the same period. In the beginning of 20th century, the urban movements towards cities resulted in the need for high quality urban residences for the urban bourgeoisie.
Vlado Valkof’s intention in the ThyssenKrupp Elevator Istanbul Disaster Prevention and Education Centre Competitio is to organize a joyful, integral space where man reconciles with nature. In addition to animate forms we have manipulated the movement in order to induce the production of new urban opportunities.