FIELD TRIP to HAMBURG 2014
In the second semester of the academic year 2013-2014, the studio organized the first international field trip. The trip to Hamburg was conducted to have an updated information on the contemporary German planning and design practices on site. The trip with the guidance of Ali Vardar, the senior Turkish practiced in Hamburg, included the visits to the German Ministry of Urbanism and Environmental Management office, Wilhelmsburg local development agency, Altona dockland, Barbara Ehlers (BSU) informarion center and IBA_Hamburg GmbH. In return of the trip, the studio group made a public presentation at the METU Faculty of Architecture to share the impressions and observations from an urbanistic point of view.