About Us

The Story

CHORAL ARCHITEKTUR was founded in Cologne, Germany, in 2016, as the extension of Choral Architecture Studio which was founded in 2003 in Istanbul, Turkey. In addition, the offices extend their range with partnerships in Washington and Moscow. Since its establishment, Choral Architecture has aimed to be the most qualified architectural office in Turkey with more than 10 team members. The firm continues its practice at the offices in Istanbul and Cologne with projects that range from factory buildings occupying thousands of square meters, to trade exhibition stands of only fifty square meters.

The firm continues its practice also in international and national architecture competitions and have been shortlisted and awarded from some of them.

The group also has a considerable presence in academic world. The founder, İbrahim Yöreş has been active at various schools of architecture with jury lectures, jury contributions and studio tutorage such as Yıldız Technical University. The collaborator associate professor Füsun Çizmeci has been an academician at Yıldız Technical University.


The Team

Alice Donadieu

Msc. Architect

ENSA Paris La Vilette

ENSA Marseille

Füsun Çizmeci

Dr. Architect

Yıldız Technical University

Gizem Koç

Customer Representative

İbrahim Yöreş

Architect

Yıldız Technical University

Deniz Karaboran

Marketing Manager

Deniz Çebi

Architect

Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University

Meltem Bereketoğlu

Interior Architect

Cyprus International University

Ayça Metin

Architect

Yıldız Technical University


The Awards

2013

Ayhanlar Holding, “Winner”, Gebze Mixed Use Complex

2013

Republic Ministry of National Education, “Honarable Mention”, Kahramanmaraş High School Campus

2012

Chamber of Architects of Turkey, “Honarable Mention”, Plate Design


THE COLLABORATORS

Docent Tan Kamil Gürer
Colaboration in several competition projects

Tatiana Tarrago Van Wijk
Colaboration in Agbar Stand, ...

Pepa Galindo - ZERODOS
Colaboration in Agbar Stand, Indra Stand, ...