Mehmet Kolatan

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Visiting Associate Professor Graduate Architecture & Urban Design 718.399.4327 p Brooklyn Campus, Higgins Hall North 1ST FL

Current Course Listing (4)

20/FA-ARCH-805-03 Design 5: Advanced Design Research 1

20/FA-ARCH-805-03 Design 5: Advanced Design Research 1

20/FA-ARCH-805-3V Design 5: Advanced Design Research 1

21/SP-UD-903-01 Urban Design 3: Culminating Project


M.S. Advanced Architectural Design, Columbia University


Ferda Kolatan is the Founding Director of su11 and an Associate Professor of Practice at the University of Pennslyvania. He received his Architectural Diploma (Dipl.Ing) from the RWTH Aachen and his Masters in Architecture (MSAAD) from Columbia University where he was the recipient of the LSL Memorial Prize and the Honor Award for Excellence in Design. Ferda has lectured widely and taught design, fabrication, and theory courses at institutions such as Columbia University, SCI-Arc, Pratt Institute, RWTH Aachen, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Washington University, CCA, UCAM, University of British Columbia, and Cornell University. He is also a co-author of the book Meander: Variegating Architecture (Bentley Press, 2011) and was selected as a Young Society Leader by the American Turkish Society in 2011.