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We’d like to take the opportunity to introduce you to the 2nd prize winners of our “Omuli Museum Of The Horse” competition – Doruk Alpsar and Amina Meslem from United Arab Emirates!
Doruk Alpsar and Amina Meslem from United Arab Emirates
AMINA SALMA MESLEM - Graduated with BSc in Architectural Engineering from the University of Sharjah, currently working as a graduate architect at a renowned international architecture firm in Dubai.
DORUK ALPSAR - Holds an MSc. degree in Architectural and Urban Design from the University of Edinburgh, UK, and a Bachelor of Architecture degree from I.D. Bilkent University, Turkey. With more than 4 years of experience as a design architect on high-profile projects at international design firms, currently working as an assistant architect at a renowned international architecture firm in Dubai.
Mixed-use master planning projects, as well as smaller scale architectural projects, such as villa design and fit-out/interior design projects, focused mainly on hospitality and commercial sectors. Participating in design competitions at various scales.
We see architectural practice as a way to understand and speculate into networks of relations between the environment, society, and human subjectivity.
We participate in architecture competitions in order to build up and diversify our design portfolio, challenge ourselves, and obtain new skills.
We believe that each competition is a challenge in which you always come out with new skills and different ways of thinking; therefore, it is always beneficial for architects and designers.
Design a structure that would function as a source of education on past events or a method of raising awareness of ongoing injustices
Use architecture to create different emotional states
Present your best work and submit your favorite architectural visualization