Photos of Fatih Cengiz Öz
Fatih Cengiz Öz received his Bachelor and Master's of Architecture Degrees in 1986 and 1989 respectively from METU Department of Architecture. He was a full-time architectural design critic in the same department starting from 1987. He also lectured on ‘Post Occupancy Evaluation Studies’ which later led to the publication of research articles on various buildings both in Turkey and abroad in ‘XXI Architectural Magazine’. Photography and graphic design as lateral interest areas were always alive for him from 90’s onward. The 3rd Prize in ‘Çinici Photograph Competition’ in 1998; the contributions to the development of the XXI’s image archive in 2000-2001 period; the numerous works as the ‘Faculty Graphic Coordinator’ between 2002-2003 were important milestones. After leaving METU at the end of 2004, he started his business as a freelance designer. Currently, while continuing his graphic design works along with editorial studies all being predominantly on architecture and art in print media and interactive mediums at his office, he teaches at METU Department of Architecture as a part-time instructor.