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RESTORATION

LAMIA CITY MUSEUM

LAMIA CITY MUSEUM

GALLERY DRAWINGS     CURRENT SITUATION   DESCRIPTION This project concerns the creation of the New Museum of the city of Lamia. The building that was chosen in order to host the Museum is a neoclassical building, built around 1880, that maintains all of its initial architectural characteristics. It was used for many years as[...]
Experiential Beer Garden

Experiential Beer Garden

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION GALLERY   CURRENT SITUATION   DESCRIPTION Assistant Architect: Lida Mparou BARREL INN is the Beer Garden of the 21st century, inviting the visitors to an experiential promenade through different functions related to beer: production, taste and commerce. Villa Zarri’s former aging cellar hosts these new activities in a key-location that makes them visible[...]
Spa and Wellness Centre

Spa and Wellness Centre

GALLERY   EXISTING BUILDING   DESCRIPTION Assistant Architects: Mparou Lida BARREL INN is the Beer Garden of the 21st century, inviting the visitors to an experiential promenade through different functions related to beer: production, taste and commerce. Villa Zarri’s former aging cellar hosts these new activities in a key-location that makes them visible from the[...]
BANK OF GREECE

BANK OF GREECE

GALLERY DRAWINGS   DESCRIPTION This project concerns a refurbished building in the city of Lamia, in central Greece. It was built during the interwar period, in 1927, and it is located at an exceptionally significant road that once constituted the link between the city’s ancient market and the old fort-yard. It was firstly operating as[...]
VTRIA ARCHITECTS ARCHITECTURAL OFFICE

VTRIA ARCHITECTS ARCHITECTURAL OFFICE

GALLERY   DESCRIPTION The origins of the building go back to the beginnings of the 20th century. It is a neoclassical building that was originally used as a residence. Its restoration was based on the reinforcement of the perimetrical stonework. The wooden roof was reconstructed, while the old byzantine roof tiles were maintained and reused[...]
Restoration and reuse of the West Dockyard

Restoration and reuse of the West Dockyard

GALLERY   DESCRIPTION Every architect, when redesigning a building with history deals with a certain issue. On one hand, he always has to respect its history, its role through the years and its already established place in a city and on the other hand he has to consider the important issue of its future use[...]