Lectures: "Now, near, far", "Reset for a Bright New Future", "Restart"
Lead into the world to come
Christos has worked at ZHA as a Senior Designer since February 1998 and has subsequently worked as Project Director on numerous projects and winning competitions. Christos gained his BArch (Hons) degree as a Fulbright Scholar at the Pratt Institute’s School of Architecture in Brooklyn, NY in 1995. He received his Graduate Design Diploma in 1998 in Advanced Architectural Design at the Architectural Association, London. He teaches Parametric Design and Urbanism at the Architectural Association in London and is Guest DAAD Professor in the Dessau Institute of Architecture (HA) at Bauhaus, Dessau. He is at the forefront of design research and often participates in design juries at universities around the UK.
SPARCH PC is her independent architectural office based in Athens, a highly acclaimed architectural office with a strong international presence in international and national design awards and distinctions, in WAF, Future Projects Awards, Domes and the Hellenic Institute of Architecture among them, as well as to nominations for the Mies van der Rohe Award and the arcVision Prize for Women in Architecture.
Arjan Dingste is Director and Senior Architect at UNStudio, responsible for the managerial, technical and aesthetic aspects of projects from concept to construction. He defines design strategies and manages external relations with clients and consultants in conjunction with internal project coordination. Having worked on several key projects of the office, such as the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart, the Arnhem Central multimodal station, the Booking.com campus and several other complex projects, like mixed-use, hotel, commercial, public and large-scale infrastructure projects, Arjan has developed an integrated approach to design management and process management and buildability aspects of complex architectural geometries. Currently, Arjan is also responsible for the designproces of the Cable Car in Gothenburg.
Architect - Faculty of Architecture, Belgrade. Since 1994 employed at the Faculty of Architecture, University of Belgrade, in collaborative and teaching professions. Since 2013 participates in teaching at the same faculty as an associate professor. Professional practice within DVA: studio.
Perparim Rama, the CEO and Founding Director of 4M Group, is an award-winning Architectural Designer and Conceptual Artist. He is the winner of the best bar design in the World award from World Interior News at Saatchi Gallery in 2013, in 2016 he has been shortlisted with his innovative Restaurant.Bar design concept in London UK. His work has been published in several international design magazines including the London Building Design Magazine and has been interviewed by BBC, CNN, BLOOMBERG, RAI, The Times Newspaper on Architecture and Urbanism.