ABOUT US

K2 Architects was founded in 2005 by Koksal AKSOY and Bulent CETIN in Istanbul. Since its establishment, K2 Architects did and continue to do successful projects in architecture, interior design, project and construction management. To get success K2 has its own management structure to operate and manage the large scale and inner architecture projects in the way of flexible organization skills. The distinctive feature of K2 architecture from the other firms is; the abilities of seen the projects as a whole method from the beginning till the end.

K2 has sufficient experiences about creating hospital, educational, factory and mixed use projects which has also complex technical infra-structures. The K2 team heeds holistic design and qualified coordination on interdisciplinary fields and also has success on big size projects.

Since 2013, K2 team are creating their projects using the BIM (Building Information Modelling) methods and has also BIM experiences on managing international projects.

TEAM

Köksal Aksoy

Köksal Aksoy

Founding Partner / Architect MSc.

Was born in 1975. After he finished Canakkale Anatolian High School,he completed his undergraduate architectural degree from Osmangazi University. Received his master degree from Yıldız Technical University in the department of Computer Aided Design. In the process of his master degree, he took a part in the projects with MIT. University-Boston. He received awards and was a member of the jury in various National Architectural and Urban Design Competitions. He has been as a founder partner in K2 Architects since 2005.

Bülent Çetin

Bülent Çetin

Founding Partner / Architect MSc.

Was born in 1976 in İstanbul. Completed his high school education at Cağaloğlu Anatolian High School and graduated from YTU Faculty of Architecture. He also completed his Master degree in the program of Computer Aided Architectural Design at the same university. He has been working as a business partner at K2 Architects since 2005. Also he is a part time architectural studio lecturer at Bilgi University.

Alper Aykam

Alper Aykam

Architect

Was born in 1985 in Istanbul. Completed his high school education at Üsküdar Anatolian High School. After participating one term as an exchange student in HfT-Stuttgart, he graduated from ITU, Faculty of Architecture in 2009 and has been working as the project manager in K2 Architects since 2011.

Özge Yenidağ

Özge Yenidağ

Architect

Was born in 1977 in Konya. She graduated from İstek Vakfı Acıbadem High School. She completed ITU Faculty of Architecture in 1999. She worked as a construction supervisor, in the contracting sector and also as a project manager and project coordinator respectively. She has been working at K2 Architects as the project coordinator since 2016.

Meltem Bayrak

Meltem Bayrak

Architect

Was born in 1994 in İstanbul. She completed her high school education at Adnan Menderes Anatolian High School and graduated from İstanbul Bilgi University Faculty of Architecture ranking as the first student in term 2017. She has been working at K2 Architects after her graduation.

İrem Büyükipekçi

İrem Büyükipekçi

Architect

Was born in 1995 in Gaziantep. After graduating her high school education ranking first in class from Gaziantep Özel Seçkin Anatolian High School, she finished Yıldız Technical University Faculty of Architecture with honorable grade and started her career in 2017 at K2 Architects.

Didem Kılınç

Didem Kılınç

Architect

She was born in 1994 in Hatay. She completed her high school education in Süleyman Demirel Anatolian Lisesi. In 2017, she completed Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Architecture with fifth place. She was involved in K2 Architecture.

AWARDS

Year of Construction National Architectural & Urban Design Competitions Awards
2002 Kadıkoy Square and Its Environment Urban Design Honorable Mension
2005 Pendik Municipality Building Honorable Mension
2007 Denizli Municipality Building Purchase
2010 Duzce Building of Chamber of Commerce 1st Prize
2012 Canakkale Municipality Building and Cultural Center Building Honorable Mension
2013 Turkish Ministry of Education - Bandirma Education Campus 1st Prize
2013 Canakkale Town Square and Its Environment Urban Design 1st Prize