Vlassides Winery / Eraclis Papachristou Architects

© Nikos Louka

Architects: Eraclis Papachristou Architects
Location: ,
Design Team: Eraclis Papachristou, Yiannos Tsiolis
Area: 900.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Nikos Louka, Erieta Attali

Block 0704 / Simpraxis

© Marios Christodoulides

Architects: Simpraxis
Location:
Architect In Charge: Marios Christodoulides, Christos Christodoulou
Design Team: Christos Pasadakis, Maria Karydou
Year: 2013
Photographs: Marios Christodoulides

Prodromos and Desi Residence / Vardastudio Architects & Designers

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Architects: Vardastudio Architects & Designers
Location: Paphos,
Area: 384.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Creative Photo Room

George Michael Residence / Vardastudio Architects & Designers

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Architects: Vardastudio Architects & Designers
Location: Sea Caves, , Cyprus
Year: 2013
Photographs: Creative Photo Room

Pavilion at Architect’s Residence / Kythreotis Architects

© Stelios Kallinikou

Architects: Kythreotis Architects
Location:
Architect In Charge: Charilaos Kythreotis
Area: 210.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Stelios Kallinikou

Leventis Art Gallery / Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios

© Hufton & Crow

Architects: Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
Location:
Year: 2014
Photographs: Hufton & Crow

Venice Biennale 2014: “Anatomy of the Wallpaper” to Present Layered History of Cyprus’ Capital

© Michael Hadjistyllis, Stefanos Roimpas / Anatomy of the Wallpaper (2014)

has been shaped by a tumultuous history. Power struggles between invaders, conquerors and colonial powers have all left indelible marks on the landscape, much of which can be witnessed in the island’s capital of

Uncovering this history, the curators of Cyprus’ fifth participation at the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale will expose the island’s layered past and the story of Nicosia in allegory form with the exhibition Anatomy of the Wallpaper. 

Learn more and read Cyprus’ full curatorial statement, after the break…

Fameline Properties / Vardastudio Architects and Designers

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Architects: Vardastudio Architects and Designers
Location: Limassol,
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Creative Photo Room

Andri & Yiorgos Residence / Vardastudio Architects and Designers

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Architects: Vardastudio Architects and Designers
Location: Chloraka,
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Creative Photo Room

Serafides House / VARDAstudio

© Maria Efthymiou

Architects: VARDAstudio
Location: ,
Year: 2012
Photographs: Maria Efthymiou

Electricity Authority of Cyprus / Eraclis Papachristou Architects

© Erieta Attali

Architects: Eraclis Papachristou Architects
Location: , Cyprus
Project Team: Eraclis Papachristou, Panayiotis Panayi, Yiannos Tsiolis, Panayiota Pieri, Demetris Savva, Elia Ioannou
Area: 6,201 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Erieta Attali

Urban Park of Palouriotissa Second Prize Winning Proposal / ECONOMOU + Georgios Artopoulos

© Ch. Gregoriou, G. Artopoulos, N. Metoxis and N. Skantzouris

In an effort to achieve a more holistic development of Latsia, the participation of socially active, culturally motivated and eager to learn citizens is necessary. Therefore, this second prize winning proposal by Architects & Engineers + was designed to accommodate and create spatially organized activities and lived experiences, in order to host actions of collective learning and creative occupations relevant to the local natural resources, always aiming for the generation of a new, shared identity of Latsia. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Loukas Residence / Vardastudio Architects & Designers

© Christos Papantoniou

Architects: Vardastudio Architects & Designers
Location: Emba, , Cyprus
Year: 2008
Photographs: Christos Papantoniou

Proton / Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio

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Architects: Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio
Location: Engomi, Egkomi,
Architect In Charge: Constantinos Kalisperas
Year: 2010
Photographs: Courtesy of CKAS

Maria’s Residence / Vardastudio Architects & Designers

© Pambis Iakovou

Architects: Vardastudio Architects & Designers
Location: Geroskipou, , Cyprus
Photographs: Pambis Iakovou

Peter’s House / Vardastudio Architects & Designers

© Maria Efthymiou

Architects: Vardastudio Architects & Designers
Location: Tremithousa, , Cyprus
Year: 2012
Photographs: Maria Efthymiou

House 0405 / Simpraxis Architects

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Architects: Simpraxis Architects
Location: Nicosia, Cyprus
Architect In Charge: Marios Christodoulides, Christos Christodoulou
Design Team: Christos Pasadakis, Maria Karydou, Stelios Zenieris, Stella Parpa
Construction: Nicodemou & Gavrias
Structural Engineer: Platonas Stylianou
Mechanical Engineer: Kikis Hadjifrangiskou
Electrical Engineer: Loukianos Raftis
Lighting Consultant: Dakis Sevastides
Area: 1,456 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Courtesy of

House 0214 / Simpraxis Architects

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Architects: Simpraxis Architects
Location: Nicosia,
Architect In Charge: Marios Christodoulides, Christos Christodoulou
Design Team: Christos Pasadakis, Maria Karydou
Construction: Takis Christoforou
Structural Engineer: Platonas Stylianou
Mechanical Engineer: Kikis Hadjifrangiskou
Lighting Consultant: Dakis Sevastides
Area: 300 sqm
Year: 2008
Photographs: Courtesy of Simpraxis Architects