Orhan Kolukısa is an architect and photographer. After his graduation from ITU 1997, he started his career as an architect. He received his master's degree from ITU Dept. of Industrial Design after completing his thesis on user interfaces and usability. Since 1999 he's been working and lecturing on architecture, design and visualization. Throughout his career he always kept architecture as the basic and comprehensive discipline while venturing on other forms of art and design. As an architect and artist, his works mostly focus on built environment, nature and the tensions between them. He is the co-founder of Yercekim Architectural Photography. He currently lives in Istanbul.