EPA Architects and Urban Planning Atelier was founded by Ersen Gürsel, Nihat Güner and Mehmet Çubuk in Istanbul in 1969 after winning the first prize in the ” Urban Planning of Side Ancient Site” competition.
The studio has been involved a wide range of projects since its inception, including tourism buildings, residential architecture, retirement homes, sports complexes, planning projects, shopping centers, and civic and cultural buildings.
Source: EPA Mimarlik. "Profile." Accessed August 6, 2013.