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Gökay Deveci Architect
Contemporary Architecture Practice Scotland, UK Design Studio Information
page updated 17 Aug 2016
Gökay Deveci – Latest Design
Tigh-Na-Cladach, Dunoon, southwest Scotland
Date built: 2010
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Tigh-Na-Cladach – RIBA Award winner, May 2011
Gökay Deveci – Key Projects
Featured Buildings, alphabetical:
A’Chrannag, Rothesay, Isle of Bute, southwest Scotland
Date built: –
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Seven-storey round tower in Rothesay, designed by architect Gökay Deveci, named A’Chrannag (‘Crow’s nest’) is the Isle of Bute’s newest housing development. All 14 homes are rental properties for local housing association Fyne Homes Ltd. A’Chrannag uses Gokay Deveci’s ‘zero heating’ flats with massive insulation.
Deeside Sustainable Houses, northeast Scotland
Date built: 2006-07
Gokay Deveci has designed sustainable houses at Kincardine O’Neil and recently at Crathes Castle estate, both in Deeside.
Easterhouse Homes, Glasgow
Gokay Deveci is working in Glasgow with Lochfield Park Housing Co-operative and Scottish Homes. Gokay is developing energy efficient family homes in Easterhouse as a consultant for Page and Park Architects, Glasgow.
Lotte Glob House Loch Eriboll, Sutherland, northwest Scotland
Date built: –
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Lotte Glob House
In 2001, Lotte Glob, a Danish ceramic artist whose practice is closely identified with the wilderness landscape in North-West Scotland commissioned Gokay Deveci to build a living and working space that would enable her to integrate her practice, her business and her lifestyle.
She stipulated that the design should be affordable and context-sensitive as well as complementing her aesthetic vision, reflecting her passion for the light across the hills of Sutherland.
First Passivhaus in Scotland
Date built: 2010
Designed by Gokay Deveci the 1st Affordable Passivhaus in the UK, commissioned by Fyne Initiatives Ltd, has been built by John Brown (Strone) Ltd.
Gokay Deveci is based in northeast Scotland where he teaches and has designed energy efficient homes.
RIAS Best Building in Scotland 2004 Information:
Project: Lotte Glob House
Address: 105 Laid Croft, Loch Eriboll, Durness, Sutherland
Architect: Gokay Deveci
Client: Lotte Glob
Project cost: £75k
Completed: Nov 2003
Lotte Glob House: Photos by Lotte Glob
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland
Gökay Deveci RIBA FRIAS – Practice Information
Design studio based in Aberdeen, north east Scotland
He is a chartered architect and holds a professorial chair at the School. He has an international reputation for his expertise in affordable and sustainable low energy housing. He also runs ‘the next home’ studio unit in the final year of architecture course, which focuses on researching ‘Resilient City and Towns’, including looking at 21st century housing typologies to creating places and communities for better living.
He is an established member of the IDEAS Research Institute.
Scottish Architecture: best Scottish Buildings of the last three decades
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