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

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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.

House 0605 / Simpraxis Architects

© Marios Christodoulides, Christos Papantoniou

Architects: Simpraxis Architects
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Marios Christodoulides, Christos Christodoulou
Design Team: Christos Pasadakis, Maria Karydou, Stelios Zenieris, Stella Parpa
Project Year: 2011
Photographs: Marios Christodoulides, Christos Papantoniou

House 0614 / Simpraxis Architects

© Marios Christodoulides, Christos Papantoniou

Architects: Simpraxis Architects
Location: , Cyprus
Architect In Charge: Marios Christodoulides, Christos Christodoulou
Design Team: Christos Pasadakis, Maria Karydou, Stelios Zenieris, Stella Parpa
Project Year: 2011
Photographs: Marios Christodoulides, Christos Papantoniou

Residence In Aglantzia / Yiorgos Hadjichristou Architects, Petros Constantinou

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Architects: Yiorgos Hadjichristou Architects, Petros Constantinou 
Location: Aglantzia, Nicosia, Cyprus
Owner: Ifigeneia Kaizer
Civil Engineers: Hyperstatic Engineering Design, Antros Ahilleos
Mechanical Engineers: Andreas Florides and Kyriakos Athienitis
Electrical Engineers: Demetris Tsaggarides and loukianos Raftis
Builder: House masters lts, Christos Apostolou
Photographs: Christos Papantoniou 

  

Architecture Research Center / Petros Konstantinou, Yiorgos Hadjichristou

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Architects: , Yiorgos Hadjichristou
Location: Engomi, , Cyprus
Collaborators: Veronika Antoniou and Joao Teigas
External collaborator: Alessandra Swiny
Owner: University of Nicosia
Constructor: Lois Builders ltd
Year: 2011
Photographs: Agisilaou and Spyrou, Yiorgos Hadjichristou and Petros Konstantinou, Nikos Philippou

Development of the ‘GSP’ Area Winning Proposal / Yannis Kizis, Costandis Kizis, Thymis Dougkas, Gregory Patsalosavvis

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At the competition’s program, the concepts square and park take turns, describing a project of multiple uses and of a mixed texture. The primary target of architects, , Costandis Kizis, , and Gregory Patsalosavvis is the change of the scenery: a green land expanded in relieved territory, with strong character, with the dominance of nature, a new experience of a specific public space. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Redesign of the Old GSP Area / Dimos Moysiadis and Xaris Tsitsikas

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Young Greek architects Dimos Moysiadis and Xaris Tsitsikas, have shared with us their latest project, an architecture competition entry for the redesign of the old GSP area in , . More images and brief project description after the break.

Redesign of the Old GSP Area / Theo. David Architects

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The idea for this concept of an urban park as a cultural threshold by Theo. David Architects evolved from thinking about the nature of urban space, the need to create an iconic multi-functional accessible park, a dynamic architectural point of reference as threshold for the evolving cultural and civic center of the polis of , a European capital. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Residence in Nicosia / Polytia Armos

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Architects: Nikos Mesaritis, Polytia Armos
Location: Nicosia,
Cost: 1,000,000 Euro
Photographs: Courtesy of Polytia Armos