Istanbul-based architectural firm, with its long family tradition, started with Dr. Hayati Tabanlioğlu (Architect of Atatürk Cultural Center, Istanbul Atatürk Airport and Galleria, first shopping mall of Turkey). Spanning over six decades, the office demonstrates a professionalism based on rigor and know-how. Searching for new efficiencies in terms of global and environmental needs and developments, the practice is currently engaged in major assignments worldwide, having offices in Ankara, Dubai, Doha and London with more than 170 employees, operating mainly in Turkey, MENA and CIS Countries, Tabanlıoğlu works comprise wide range of building types. Respecting resources and existing values, office aims high to benefit new technologies, envisioning needs of people of our era of novelties and rapid changes. Tabanlıoğlu Architects is established in 1990 by Murat Tabanlıoğlu and his father Hayati Tabanlıoğlu, and Melkan Gürsel (AIA Int.) joined the group in 1995.

Main projects

Bodrum International Airport, Mugla – 2012
Esas Aeropark, Istanbul – 2012
Selcuk Ecza HQ, Istanbul – 2012
Astana Media Center, Kazakhstan – 2011
Astana Arena, Kazakhstan – 2009
Loft Gardens, Istanbul – 2010
– Sipopo Congress Center, Equatorial Guinea – 2011
Dakar Congress Center,Senegal – 2014
Istinye Residence, Istanbul – 2015
Zorlu Levent, Istanbul – 2014

Work in progress

Astana Train Station
Halaskargazi Mixed Use, Istanbul
Incek Loft, Ankara
Nidakule Levent, Istanbul
Renovia, Istanbul: Renovia
Yenitepe Kadıköy, Istanbul
Rönesans Turan, Izmir
Crystal Towers, Dubai
Ataköy Waterfront, Istanbul
Oran Residence, Istanbul: One Tower Residence