Meet our partners and founders.
SALİH ZEKİ SALALI Architect/Founder
He graduated from TED Ankara College and Gazi University Faculty of Architecture following. He worked in many offices but mainly in the Office of Mustafa ASLANER. After he started his architectural activities with AKS Architects at 1985, he established 4M Architects with his partner Fatih Açıkalın in 1986 and this partnership lasted until 2014. He still continues to his studies within the body of 4M SALALI ARCHITECTS which he founded with Doruk SALALI in 2015. He is a member of the Chamber of Architects and Turkish Architects Association and also he also works as architectural studio instructor in the Architectural Faculty of Gazi University. He participated in a broad range of many architectural competitions throughout his professional life. He had designed a lot of projects which are applied at home and abroad such as residential, commercial, public utilities, administrative and military projects. Furthermore, he has been also taking active roles in the application projects which he designed.
DORUK SALALI Msc. Architect/Partner
Doruk Salalı, partner of 4M Salalı Architects, was born in 1994 in Ankara. He has graduated from TED Ankara College in 2012, and respectively from Politecnico di Milano Architecture Faculty in 2015. He completed his master’s studies in Politecnico di Milano in 2017. He worked in various international architectural offices during his education in Italy. He started his professional life as an architect mostly by competing in national and international architectural competitions. He founded 4M Salalı Architects with Salih Z. Salalı in 2015 and currently, he is working at 4M Salalı Architects as a member of Chamber of Architects of Turkey. Birthdate & Place: 1994 – ANKARA Education Information: Bachelor Degree – Politecnico di Milano – Faculty of Architecture – Department of Architecture Science, 2015, Milan/ITALY Master Degree – Politecnico di Milano – Faculty of Architecture – Department of Architecture, 2017, Milan/ITALY