Elif Ensari, received her Bachelor’s degree from Middle East Technical University and completed her M.ArchII degree at Southern California Institute of Architecture (Sci-Arc). She worked as a Building Information Modeling Consultant at Gehry Technologies in Los Angeles. In 2011 she founded İyiofis, based in Istanbul, where she is working on design and construction in various scales, commissioned exhibition projects as well as research and mobile applications focusing on spatial experience. She has though as a part time instructor at Izmir Economy, Kadir Has and Istanbul Bilgi Universities. She is a Phd student at Istanbul Technical University Architectural Design Computing Program since January 2015 and is currently a visiting researcher at University of Lisbon, Design Computation Group.
Centrala adopts a design approach that considers the past as a source of overlooked yet valuable expressions