THE MANY LAYERS OF THE CITY:”STRATIGRAPHY” by TODD LOWERY
Interviews / Visuals

THE MANY LAYERS OF THE CITY:”STRATIGRAPHY” by TODD LOWERY

Todd Lowery is an american artist and academic that has established a close relationship with Athens. Travelling every year between Greece and the States, he recollects the many things he experienced in Athens to reassemble in his work. The process of reassembling happens simultaneously through the overlapping of many layers of his memory in his … Continue reading

AN ICONIC DISTURBANCE: ‘POSTCARDS FROM ATHENS’ by ALEXANDROS MAGANIOTIS
Interviews / Visuals

AN ICONIC DISTURBANCE: ‘POSTCARDS FROM ATHENS’ by ALEXANDROS MAGANIOTIS

Alexandros Maganiotis is an artist trapped into the body of an architect. Living in Athens, he is been inspired by the city from the realization of some works, like Postcards for Athens and A Disturbance of Memory, but mostly Athens influenced the technique that he uses in in works. Athens, as a juxtaposition of fragments from … Continue reading

A PARTICIPATORY PORTRAIT OF ATHENS: ΑΘΗΝΑ ΘΕΑ by IANNA ANDREADIS
Interviews / LANDSCAPES

A PARTICIPATORY PORTRAIT OF ATHENS: ΑΘΗΝΑ ΘΕΑ by IANNA ANDREADIS

Ianna Andreadis is a Greek artist living in Paris. Few years ago she started on Facebook a collective project called ΑΘΗΝΑ ΘΕΑ with an open call to shot a picture of Athens from a window. This project  builds a collective image of the city starting from many different individual points of view. I started a conversation with Ianna three years ago and I have followed … Continue reading

A MAGNIFICATION OF THE UNKNOWN: ‘SECRETS AND CRISES’ by ZOE HATZIYANNAKI
Interviews / LANDSCAPES

A MAGNIFICATION OF THE UNKNOWN: ‘SECRETS AND CRISES’ by ZOE HATZIYANNAKI

Secrets and Crises by Zoe Hatziyannaki is a portrait on the palaces of powers, these institutional buildings in Athens what the power is hold. Her work aims to explore the hidden movements behind the institutional facade opposing two representation methods. The geometry of the orthographic composition of the elevation of the building shows an apparent clearness and stability, something that … Continue reading

POINT SUPREME: ATHENS AS A COLLAGE
Interviews / PROJECTS

POINT SUPREME: ATHENS AS A COLLAGE

After having studied in Athens, Konstantinos Ρantazis and Marianna Rentzou moved abroad for a Master Diploma  at the Berlage Institute and at the Bartlett School of Architecture) and to work in numerous international offices. As a critical period for the formation of an architect, the years after the graduation offers the background for the successive professional career. … Continue reading