FACULTY OF ARCHITECTUREDEPARTMENT OF CITY AND REGIONAL PLANNING


Onur TÜMTÜRK

   

    Address: Department of City and Regional Planning, Room:52-B

                     Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey


    Phone:    +90 312 210 4230

    Fax:         +90 312 210 7965


    E-mail:     onurtumturk@gmail.com

                     tumturk@metu.edu.tr



Education:


B.C.P. Middle East Technical University (2015)

Minor, Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing Minor Program, Middle East Technical University (2015)

M.C.P., Urban Design, Middle East Technical University (Ongoing)

 

Taught Courses:

 

CRP101 Basic Design Studio I

CRP102 Basic Design Studio II

CRP112 Creative Thinking for Planners (with Assist. Prof. Dr. Olgu Çalışkan)


Research interests:

 

Urban Design Theory, Urban Morphology, Complexity Theories, Emergent Urbanism, Visualization and Visual Thinking in Urbanism and Urban Design

 

International Proceedings:


Tümtürk, O., (2017), Designing with the Uncertainty: Revisiting the Form-Behaviour Approach in the Context of Complexity. Paper presented at AESOP 2017 (Annual Congress of Association of European Schools of Planning): Spaces of Dialog for Places of Dignity. Lisbon, Portugal.

 

Çalışkan, O., Cihanger, D., Tümtürk, O., (2017), Designing the Heterotopia. Paper presented at Rowe Rome 2017 (ColinRoweConference2017): Cities of Good Intentions. Rome, Italy.

 

Tümtürk, O., (2016), Collective Form and Space: A Comparative Case of Bahçelievler and German Siedlungen. Paper presented at International Symposium on Urban Design-Designing Urban Design: Towards a Holistic Perspective (METUDSYMP2016), Ankara, Turkey.

 

National Proceedings:

 

Tümtürk, O., (2016), Kalem ile Düşünmek: Yaratıcı ve Düşünsel Bir Tasarım Yöntemi Olarak Görsel Düşünme (Thinking with Hand: Visual Thinking as a Creative and Intellectual Design Methodology). 8. Türkiye Şehircilik Kongresi’nde Sunulmuş Bildiri (Paper presented at 8th Urbanism Congress of UCTEA Chamber of City Planners). Ankara, Turkey.

 

Çalışkan, O., Cihanger, D., Tümtürk, O., (2016), ‘Heterotopya’yı Tasarlamak: Toplumsal İdeolojiden Mekânsal Kurguya Çoklu ve Çoğulcu Kentsel Tasarım Deney(im)i (Designing the Heterotopia: A Pluralist Urban Design Experience from Social Ideology to the Spatial Fiction). 8. Türkiye Şehircilik Kongresi’nde Sunulmuş Bildiri (Paper presented at 8th Urbanism Congress of UCTEA Chamber of City Planners). Ankara, Turkey.

 

Book Chapters:

 

Tümtürk, O., (2016), Envisioning the City: Design Explorations of the Future Urban Forms and Spaces, at Catalogue.01 METU Master of Urban Design (ed. Olgu Çalışkan), ISBN: 978-975-429-359-3, Pelin Offset: Ankara, 2016, pp. 185-191.

 

Tümtürk, O., Efeoglu, H.E., Şevik, E., (2016), Mars City Design: International Design Competition, at Catalogue.01 METU Master of Urban Design (ed. Olgu Çalışkan), ISBN: 978-975-429-359-3, Pelin Offset: Ankara, 2016, pp. 193-197.

 

Exhibitions:

 

“Gelecek/Zukunft Ankara” (Future Ankara), (2017), as METU-MUD (Master of Urban Design), at Goethe Institute Ankara, Turkey. (Curation/Co-ordination: Olgu Çalışkan, Duygu Cihanger, Supervision: Adnan Barlas, Müge Akkar Ercan, Cansu Canaran, Serdar Özbay)

 

Workshops:

 

Heterotopyayı Tasarlamak (Designing the Heterotopia)-Workshop Organised for the 5th Summer Training Camp of Planning Students – Muğla/Dalaman, 2016 (with Assist. Prof. Dr. Olgu Çalışkan and Res. Asst. Duygu Cihanger)

 

Master Class with Tony Hall, Controlling Design, Design Control and Guidance: Towards Generative Communication Between Architects and Planners – Workshop organised for 4th year planning and architecture students as part of the International Symposium on Urban Design (Designing Urban Design: Towards a Holistic Perspective) at METU, Ankara, 2016 (with Prof. Dr. Tony Hall, Dr. Olgu Çalışkan, Dr. Didem Dizdaroglu, Ensar Temizel, Eren Efeoglu, Irmak Yavuz and Neris Parlak)

 

Awards:

 

Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences Course Performance Award in Urban Design (M.S.), METU, 2017

 

1st Ranking Student Graduation Award in METU Department of City and Regional Planning, 2015, Ankara, Turkey.

 

1st Prize, at UCTEA Chamber of City Planners Nationwide Graduation Project Competition (Project Name: Planning the Eskisehir in the Context of ‘Creative City’), 2015, Trabzon, Turkey.

 

Semi-Final Prize, at Mars City Design – International Design Competition (Project Name: Dasein), (Design Team: Olgu Çalışkan (supervisor), Eren Efeoglu, Ebru Şevik, Irmak Yavuz, Mert Can Yilmaz, Onur Tümtürk, Serdar Özbay, Y. Baver Barut), 2016, California-LA, USA.