The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has elected Emre Arolat, founder of Emre Arolat Architecture, as a prestigious Honorary Fellow. The award is among the highest honors the AIA can bestow upon a colleague who has contributed significantly to architecture and society.
“It is a great privilege and honor to receive this recognition by the American Institute of Architects College of Fellows and Jury of Honorary Fellows, and to be among a group of accomplished colleagues that have contributed to society through design and architecture,” Arolat said. “I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude and thanks to the jury members and my nominators. I look forward to many more years of practice, advancing the highest possible level of design of this profession.”
Emre Arolat Architecture with offices in New York, London and Istanbul, has become an internationally recognized architectural, planning, and design firm that is renowned for its uniquely creative, iconic, and contextual designs.
Some of the firm’s prominent designs include a marina complex on the shores of Yalikavak, Bodrum, the Antakya Museum Hotel, the SantralIstanbul Contemporary Art Museum, the Dalaman International Airport, and the Sancaklar Mosque.
The Investiture of Honorary Fellows will be held at a ceremony on June 7, 2019, at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2019 in Las Vegas.