• RESIDENTIAL

    Sydney Cliff Top House

    Set in the back streets of Sydney's Eastern Suburbs, perched atop a cliff, Luigi Rosselli Architects' best project of the year is nearing completion one month before contract date.

  • COMPETITIONS

    Argo

    Participation in the competition for the Museum for the Argo.

  • MUSEUM

    Floatheca Sp of the Choetheque Series

    This Choe_ project reworks notions evident in the previous project of the same series, further exploring polygonal planar forms. Key gesture remains the architectural reworking of means of vertical mo...

ARCHITECTURAL PROJECTS

Melissia social centre

09-09-2014 - Melissia social centre - (PUBLIC) Bioclimatic approach. Day health care.    

Traditional cobblestone streets

27-08-2014 - Traditional cobblestone streets - (LANDSCAPE) The materials are hard and rigid with stone dominating the natural landscape all the while concrete gradually taking over. The edges are sharp and construction is monolithic and compact.    

Red Town Office

13-08-2014 - Red Town Office - (INTERIOR) Shanghai based practice Taranta Creations has designed their own studio located in Shanghai, China.The design is a reflection of the ongoing creative process within the studio.    

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW

The pavilion of Bahrain at 14th Biennale di Venezia

25-08-2014 - The pavilion of Bahrain at 14th Biennale di Venezia - (ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW) Conversation between the co-curator of the Bahrain pavilion at the 14th architecture biennale 2014, George Arbid, and A. Giacumacatos Cry ( By Andreas Giakoumakatos )    

An overview of the abandoned Nicosia Airport

21-07-2014 - An overview of the abandoned Nicosia Airport - (ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW) The International Nicosia Airport stands to the west of the capital city, just ten kilometers from the city center, remaining out of order since 1974, as it is part of the United Nations controlled Buffer Zone.Cry    

COLUMNS

ArchiTeam interviews the architect Sir Terry Farrell

15-08-2014 - ArchiTeam interviews the architect Sir Terry Farrell - (ArchiTRAVELING) ArchiTeam interviews the architect SIR TERRY FARRELL, founder and principal of Terry Farrell and Partners based in London, Hong Kong and Shanghai, on "Architecture and Sustainability".Cry    

Architectural Cleansing in Athens  from the Persian invasion till the demolition of Modernist buildings

09-07-2014 - Architectural Cleansing in Athens from the Persian invasion till the demolition of Modernist buildings - (Architect's Eye View) Architectural cleansing is a term similar to ethnic cleansing. Athens is subject to architectural cleansing since the Persian invasion, in 479 BC. ( By Christos Floros )    

 

News

12-09-2014 - Lantern - Shelter for war refugees.    

12-09-2014 - AA Athens Visiting School 2014 - The Architectural Association Visiting School in Athens is part of the AI research agenda, investigating design possibilities of architectural modelling via scripting and digital fabricating techniques at large scale models.    

15-08-2014 - Folded Force : Projections - In 2014, the School will initiate its design agenda with an architectural approach that is focused on the aspect of connection.    

12-08-2014 - Armenian Architects of Istanbul: Online Exhibition - The Turkish Museum of Architecture has recently opened an online exhibition of structures in modern Turkey created by Armenian architects during the Ottoman era.    

20-07-2014 - UTOPIA AND/OR HAPINESS IN YOUR OWN OTHERWHERE - Utopia is not sustainable' by Georgios Arvanitakis, Despoina Thomaidou and Olga Tsagkalidou in UIA's international competition. (Special Mention)    

General

12-09-2014 - AA Athens Visiting School 2014 - The Architectural Association Visiting School in Athens is part of the AI research agenda, investigating design possibilities of architectural modelling via scripting and digital fabricating techniques at large scale models.    

23-06-2014 - UMBRELLAS - The "UMBRELLAS" by George Zongolopoulos travel... in the Far East!    

24-10-2013 - Counterbalancing energy efficiency, thermal insulation, acoustic comfort, air quality and fire protection in buildings - Christos Floros' and Stella Kyvelou's paper at the Ecopolis conference.    

03-10-2013 - Light forest, AA DLAB 2013 - Light Forest is the final working prototype of the Architectural Association (AA) DLAB Visiting School, which took place in AA London and AA Hooke Park during 22 July - 04 August 2013.    

02-10-2013 - Innovative Bioclimatic European School complex - Office25architects is successfully included in the festival shortlist, participating with their project "Innovative Bioclimatic European School complex".
   

Events

15-08-2014 - Folded Force : Projections - In 2014, the School will initiate its design agenda with an architectural approach that is focused on the aspect of connection.    

12-08-2014 - Armenian Architects of Istanbul: Online Exhibition - The Turkish Museum of Architecture has recently opened an online exhibition of structures in modern Turkey created by Armenian architects during the Ottoman era.    

02-04-2014 - An Urban Film Map at back to Athens 2014 - Focused on analyzing the urban landscape as depicted on film, whether full-length, short, documentary or video-art, AN URBAN FILM MAP project can be described as an attempt for exploring and charting the modern city space localized in film, regardless of genre. (Duration: Thursday 3.4, Tuesday 8.4, Thursday 10.4, Friday 11.4)    

01-04-2014 - FRANK GEHRY: Fish Lamps - Gagosian Athens is pleased to present "Frank Gehry: Fish Lamps," an exhibition of Gehry's new animated and dynamic light sculptures. (until Friday, 25 April 2014)    

30-03-2014 - p_public - p_public space and the behaviour of "us". (during the period of 6-8 June 2O14)Embarassed    

Book's review

04-03-2014 - Making Architecture: The Getty Center - Download free the book. (176 pages) Preface by Harold M. Williams; Essays by Richard Meier, Stephen D. Rountree, and Ada Louise Huxtable.    

23-02-2014 - American Rococo, 1750–1775: Elegance in Ornament - Heckscher, Morrison H., and Leslie Greene Bowman. Download free the book (306 pages)    

25-07-2011 - D. Areopagitou 2008: reformation competition of the rear views of historic buildings towards the new Acropolis Museum - The greekarchitects present (free) the publication who contains the complete list of participations of the International Architectural Competition, the aim and the object of research, (172 projects) as well as texts written by critics of the competition and members of the Steering Committee as a final assessment.     

06-05-2011 - On the Edge. New architectures in Cyprys - This book introduces us to contemporary architecture in Cyprus, presenting a variety of Vacation Houses, Apartment and Office Buildings    

28-03-2011 - Oscar Niemeyer: Curves of Irreverence - Gold medal winner of the 2009 Independent Publisher Book Award in the category of Architecture.    

Competitions

12-09-2014 - Lantern - Shelter for war refugees.    

20-07-2014 - UTOPIA AND/OR HAPINESS IN YOUR OWN OTHERWHERE - Utopia is not sustainable' by Georgios Arvanitakis, Despoina Thomaidou and Olga Tsagkalidou in UIA's international competition. (Special Mention)    

06-07-2014 - A utopia for all - This conceptual shift functions as a mirror on which these iconic architectural Utopias are reflected in order to revive in another, alternative context.    

25-06-2014 - TRC - The composition of the building attempts to give an answer to three main issues, the relation with the pedestrian passage "My Way 2" and the significance of commercial activity on it , the factor of the neighbouring plot and the use of three basic units for the construction of the private media rooms.    

12-06-2014 - International Student Competition. Landscape architecture - Re-designing the cityscape from the forest to the seafront: Tritis Septemvriou Street.    

Actions GRA

13-10-2013 - ArchitectsPlanet.Tv - A new website which daily monitors and records the changes in the field of architecture through TV productions.Cry    

10-07-2013 - Architecture in times of crisis - In the dialogue that we have started on architecture in times of crisis, we would like to invite you to answer seven questions posed by Greek architects to the international architectural community.Embarassed    

16-12-2010 - An architectural television channel broadcasts lively throughout the world - An important technical development in online television GRATV.gr constitutes the creation of a completed web tv control room, an important technical operation of control of the station that is transmitted all the 24 hour live streaming and on demand.    

01-01-2010 - GRATV.gr - The web television of greekarchitects.gr    

01-01-2010 - ARTSignal.net (Architectural Radio Television Signal) - The live web radio of greekarchitects.gr    

 

STUDENTS PROJECTS

Park entrance building with cultural facilities

13-09-2014 - Park entrance building with cultural facilities - Gate that leads in the park.

ALKYON. Sailing club of Rafina, Athens

20-08-2014 - ALKYON. Sailing club of Rafina, Athens - This diploma project is about the design of the "ALKYON" Sailing Club of Rafina.

 

INTERNATIONAL POSTS

House in the Mountains by Wolff Architects 2014-10-01 -

House in the Mountains by Wolff Architects

The site for this house is on a farm deep in the Cederberg mountains in South Africa, a landscape dense with biodiversity of the Cape Floristic Region. The setting for the house was determined by three factors, firstly a ‘bald’ spot in the vegetation was selected (in consultation with botanists) to minimise the impact of the house on the flora.

2014-09-29 -

Carabanchel Project

Dosmasuno Arquitectos.The dwellings are designed from an invariable core with a modulated addition which completes the requirements of the program. This fixed core is constructed attending to the surrounding views and sunlight, and its two main pieces, living and sleeping rooms, are stacked to the south limit, from which they are protected with a filter, relegating a services strip to the back side.

2014-09-27 -

Pathé Foundation / Renzo Piano Building Workshop

The art of inserting a building into an historical city block means engaging in an open, physical dialogue with those already there. Building onto an extant structure also presents an opportunity for a more widespread renovation project, a reclaiming of space.

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