Tolga Çilingir

tolga urban designer

•Over 35 years of experience as an Urban Designer and Planner in city and regional planning

•Extensive expertise in innovative space design and project management to bring more joy to communities

•Leadership experience as a manager in the chamber of city planners, Turkey

Tolga Çilingir

URBAN DESIGNER & CITY PLANNER

Dr. Tolga Çilingir is an accomplished Urban Designer and Planner with a wealth of experience in the field of city and regional planning. Over the course of his nearly 35-year career, he has devoted himself to academic and educational studies covering a wide range of interests within this discipline.

Throughout his professional journey as an Urban Designer and Planner, Tolga has worked on a variety of innovative design projects, and has played a key role in the design of numerous urban cities, neighbourhoods, streets, and regions in Turkey. In addition to his work in academia, he has also served as a manager in the chamber of city planners, taking on a variety of responsibilities and leadership roles within the profession.

Tolga is particularly interested in the concept of space and its role in shaping our daily lives. He believes that innovative design can contribute significantly to the quality of our experiences and bring joy to our lives. He is also a strong believer in the value of teamwork and the power of collaboration, and enjoys working with teams that bring together different areas of expertise to find solutions to complex problems.

Whether he is working on spatial planning or design, Tolga approaches each project, understanding that every case is unique and requires its own set of specialized solutions. He values the importance of space in the “miraculous event called life,” and understands that space design is about much more than just aesthetics. It is about creating functional and meaningful spaces that enhance our daily experiences and contribute to our overall well-being.

tolga urban designer

•Over 35 years of experience as an Urban Designer and Planner in city and regional planning

•Extensive expertise in innovative space design and project management to bring more joy to communities

•Leadership experience as a manager in the chamber of city planners, Turkey