THE HEALING PLANT: ‘THE COLLECTOR’S ARCHIVE’ by CATRIONA GALLAGHER
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THE HEALING PLANT: ‘THE COLLECTOR’S ARCHIVE’ by CATRIONA GALLAGHER

Catriona Callagher is a British artist that moved to Athens two years ago, initially for a residency at Snehta Residency in Kypseli in 2014 and then she decided to stay, working in Greece both as an artist and as a curator. Her research on Athens started during the initial period spent in the city, studying the cracks in … Continue reading

POINT SUPREME: ATHENS AS A COLLAGE
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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

A SURVEY OF ATTICA CONTEMPORARY RUINS: “DREAM ABANDONED” and “ATHENS RISES” by JEFF VANDERPOOL
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A SURVEY OF ATTICA CONTEMPORARY RUINS: “DREAM ABANDONED” and “ATHENS RISES” by JEFF VANDERPOOL

The great economic bubble that started in 1992 has left Greece in ruins after years of uncontrolled economic activity and unsustainable politics that caused an excessive housing development and alterations in the social structure through extreme consumption. The economic slowdown that started in Winter 2008 is recognizable in the empty building shells, concrete skeletons and … Continue reading