Born in İstanbul in 1994, Yiğit Özen graduated from Lycée Saint-Joseph (Istanbul) in 2013 and completed his BA degree studies in Architecture from "Istanbul Bilgi University." in 2017. After working a year at Ankara based hospital architecture firm named "Selda Gümüşdoğrayan Architects"; Özen moved to Milano for his master's study in Architectural and Urban Design at "Politecnico di Milano." In July 2019, He started to work as an Architectural & Urban Junior Advisor at "Cuboid Parking." In 12.2021, he completed his thesis named `Future Car Parking Scenarios for Contemporary Milano,` which merges his experience and knowledge from Cuboid Parking's operational tasks from an academic approach.
In September 2018, the design and art project, `decentralize*,` started. He attended four different exhibitions over Europe with his paintings, 3 in Italy and 1 in Switzerland.
In 2022, Yigit Ozen works on architectural and design tasks in Europe and keeps creating over web3 and metaverse mediums.
Istanbul Saint Joseph High School
Istanbul Bilgi University / Architecture
Selda Gumusdograyan Architects / Intern (3 months +2 months)
Mimarlar + Han Tumertekin / Intern (9 months)
Selda Gumusdograyan Architects / Architect (14 months)
decentralize* / Creative
Politecnico di Milano / Architectural and Urban Design Master
DPG Deutsche Parken GmbH / Junior Advisor, Architecture & Urban Planning (29 months)
2008 - 2013
2013 - 2017
06.2014 + 06.2015
2018 - 2021
2008 - 2013 - Istanbul Saint Joseph High School
2013 - 2017- Istanbul Bilgi University / Architecture
06 - 09.2014 - Selda Gumusdograyan Architects
06 - 08.2015 - Selda Gumusdograyan Architects
09.2016 - 06.2017 - Mimarlar + Han Tumertekin
06.2017- 09.2018 - Architect / Selda Gumusdograyan Architects
11.2017- Creative / decentralize*
2018 - 2021 - Architectural and Urban Design Master / Politecnico di Milano
07.2019 - 01.22 - Junior Advisor, Architecture & Urban Planning / Cuboid DPG Deutsche Parken GmbH