Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
Kalekent in ISTANBUL, TURKEY by RSG
February 11th, 2015 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: RSG
The ideology behind the convertible interior design is to remove people from the crowdedness of Beylikduzu into a relaxing atmosphere where the families move freely in the sales office. Our client aim is to build a housing complex with an earth and nature friendly lifestyle by considering aesthetic values. Our main criteria in designing the interior of the complex were that the building excels in the structure and position of the functional layout together with smooth circulation organization.
The building is designed in two different forms; the square mass constructed as two story that intersects with the rectangular form which is dwell ed for offices. In the two story mass; the entrance floor consists of reception and waiting area, the lower floor combines functions of sample houses, kid’s playground, toilets, sales and model area. The intention for future; is to transform the negotiation area to the main cafe, sample houses to become welcoming area for the pool, fitness, cafe and a kitchen storage.
The main criteria in designing the interior of the complex were that the building excel in its structure and positioning the functional layout and smooth circulation organization on the one hand, and that its spatial order be functional and easily transformed on the other. Because the complex will transform into recreation area for the housing complex when the trading is finished.
She graduated from Bilkent University, Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design in 2003. She received her master’s degree in Strategic Design from Politecnico di Milano in 2005. After completing her studies, she worked asa “strategy designer” at Milano MR&D Institute, and later continued her academic studies at İzmir University of Economy. She has been leading the design team at RSG Interior Design since 2007.