Mykonos, Bill & Coo Coast Suites by K-Studio

Location: Mykonos, Greece Year: 2015 Architects: K-Studio  Photography: Vangelis Paterakis Styling:  Anestis Michalis Bill & Coo Coast All images Courtesy of Bill & Coo Coast K-STUDIO  DIMITRIS KARAMPATAKIS Co-Director BSc + Diploma in Architecture, RIBA I+II: The Bartlett – University College London, UK    KONSTANTINOS KARAMPATAKIS Co-Director BSc + Diploma in Architecture, RIBA I+II: The Bartlett – University College London, UK K-STUDIO TEAM k-studio is an architecture firm based in … Continue reading Mykonos, Bill & Coo Coast Suites by K-Studio

Cloe Studios in Mykonos by KP ARCHITECTS

Location: Mykonos, Chora, Greece Year: 2016 Area: 80 m2 Architects:  KPARCHITECTS Hidden among the narrow cosmopolitan alleys of Mykonos ‘Chora’, in St. Spyridon area, a dilapidated summer house, originally built in 1987, has been fully renovated into a high end tourist accommodation. The two-storey Cycladic house, of which only the external walls and internal staircase were kept in the final design, was transformed into two autonomous studios of 40 … Continue reading Cloe Studios in Mykonos by KP ARCHITECTS

GRÈCE, SILVER HOUSE BY OLIVIER DWEK ARCHITECTURES

Location: Zakynthos, Greece Year: 2015 Architects: OLIVIER DWEK ARCHITECTURES Photo © Serge Anton SILVER HOUSE Kefallinia. Cephalonia. The island was even described by Homer in ancient times. Its backbone culminates in a peak 1,628m high, in the midst of the Ionian Sea. Seen from the mainland, it surges out of the blue depths in an intense light, often coiffed with a veil of clouds. So when the … Continue reading GRÈCE, SILVER HOUSE BY OLIVIER DWEK ARCHITECTURES

White River Cottages, Crete, Greece

  White River Cottages Location :  Aspros Potamos, 72055, Makrigialos Lasithi Crete, Greece Tel: +30 2843 051120 Email: info@whiterivercottages.com White River Cottages first opened  in 1991, at a time when restoring abandoned houses for use as tourist accommodation was uncommon on Crete. The owner, Vangelis Mavrakis, spared no effort in creating the hotel. His sensitive approach, breathed new life into the ruins, maintaining the property’s … Continue reading White River Cottages, Crete, Greece

Plane House, Skiathos Island, Greece by K-Studio

  Location: Skiathos, Greece Year: 2011 Architects : K-Studio Photography by Yiorgos Kordakis Summer in the Greek islands is all about being outside. The aim of the Plane House is to merge internal and external space, maximising the benefits of both and minimising the impact on the surrounding landscape. To avoid block volumes that split and dominate space, horizontal planes are inserted into the slope, immediately … Continue reading Plane House, Skiathos Island, Greece by K-Studio

Rocksplit, Kea Island, Greece – Cometa Architects

Location: Kea Island, The Cyclades, Greece Size: 150 m² Year: 2015 Architects: COMETA Architects Photography: © Dimitris Kleanthis A summerhouse in Greece developed for the Mediterranean climate, using local materials and sustainable energy saving methods The steep ground and the plot’s narrow dimensions determine the pronounced and gradient form of the building which rises from the mountain and over the valley of Poisses, to finally balance itself … Continue reading Rocksplit, Kea Island, Greece – Cometa Architects

Psychiko House by Divercity Architects

Awards The European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award / Psychiko House, Nominated Architectural competition upon invitation / Psychiko House, 1st prize (GR) Location : Psychiko, Athens, Greece Area : 600.0 sqm Year :  2012 Architects : Divercity Architects   Collaborating Architects : Trac (Technical Design) & Antonia Panou & Associates (Developed Design) Structural Engineer : METER – Babilis & Associates … Continue reading Psychiko House by Divercity Architects

House in Achladies, Sporades, Greece by Lydia Xynogala Architect

House in Achladies   Location: Sporades, Greece Year : 2016 Area: 200 m² Program: Vacation house Architect: Lydia Xynogala Photography: Yiorgis Yerolymbos   “I was interested to use materials that are very familiar in older Greek residential interiors such as terrazzo floors, which are present throughout the house inside and outside, as well as marble and plaster render, but using them in spaces, forms and combinations that are … Continue reading House in Achladies, Sporades, Greece by Lydia Xynogala Architect

Private Villa, Filothei, Athens by Moustroufis Architects

Private Villa in Filothei, Athens, Greece Year : 2011 Location Filothei, Athens, Greece Architect Moustroufis Architects Completion 2011 Project Management Construction Management Quantity Surveying RESDE DPM http://www.resde-dpm.com/ Owner Private Client Moustroufis Architects Moustroufis Architects is an architectural firm based in Athens, Greece. Founded in 1986 by the architects Nikos Moustroufis and George Moustroufis. The practice provides full architectural masterplanning and concept design, full architectural construction … Continue reading Private Villa, Filothei, Athens by Moustroufis Architects

Spetses Summerhouse by Divercity Architects

Location: Spetses, Greece Year: 2012 Client: Private Architects: Divercity Architects Lighting Designer: Alkistis Skarlatou Furniture Design: Divercity Architects & Two is Company Photography: Cathy Cunliffe This residence in Spetses is a makeover of a 1970’s summerhouse, offering a modern interpretation of the local vernacular. Divercity Architects All images courtesy of Divercity Architects Divercity Architects Divercity Architects is an award-winning architecture practice with offices in London (2008, RIBA … Continue reading Spetses Summerhouse by Divercity Architects