ABOUT

Micromega is an award winning architectural office based in Athens since 2015, operating in the fields of architectural design, public space design, strategic urban development and territorial management.

Micromega practice has experience in both private and public commissions and has been involved in various scales of projects, extending from private residencies and hotel complexes to public space design and territorial strategy development.

The practice operates through extensive interdisciplinary collaborations, ensuring efficient and cost effective delivery of projects. Micromega Architecture and Strategies has been exhibited internationally and been awarded several prizes. The practice participates actively in the contemporary dialogue on architecture and the city through means of design and ongoing research.

EXHIBITIONS

2019

Contemporary Space Athens, Europe 40Under40 Exhibition

2018

9th Biennale of Young Greek Architects, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece

2017

Hotel Design Awards 2017, Athens, Greece

Archpoints 2017, Athens, Greece

2016

Archpoints 2016, Athens, Greece

2015

“The Void”, Panhellenic Architecture Exhibition, Association of Architects of Achaia, Patras, Greece

2014

Design Lab 2014, Technopolis, Athens, Greece

2013

wonderlab 24 Hour City - All Inclusive, Architecture Centre of Vienna, Wonderland Platform for european architecture and Architecture Zentrum Wien

Imagine the City:Aigina, organised by Place Identity and Aigina Rising, Aegina, Greece

Design Lab 2013, Technopois, Athens, Greece

2012

P-Public Architecture and Public Space Exhibition, Chania, Greece

2011

7th Biennale of Young Greek Architects, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece

EME3 architecture festival, Barcelona

AWARDS & DISTINCTIONS

2019

Europe 40 Under 40 Award, by The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies and The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design

Honorable Mention at the Competition for a Municipal Uses Complex in Thessaloniki, Greece

2nd PRIZE at the Competition for the Redesign of the main Commercial Axis of Xylokastro into a Pedestrian Street

2018

2nd PRIZE ex aequo at the Greek Architectural Competition for the Design of a Bar, Changing Facilities and Lifeguard Tower and Shower for the Beaches of the Islands of Dodecanese Region

1st PRIZE for the Public Power Corporation Headquarters ( DEH) Competition

SHORTLISTED entry for the COOK8 Competition (Domes)

2017

1st PRIZE for the Redevelopment of the Municipal Market of Chalkida and the Redesign of the Adjacent Square (collaborator: G.Boudouraki)

Casa Cook Kos been awarded 6 prizes at the prestigious 100% Hotel Show Design Awards (Best Hotel, Best Room and Bathroom, Best Lobby/Foyer/Reception, Best Spa, Special Prize of the Jury, Prize of the Jury for highest Overall Score)

2016

HONORABLE MENTION for the New Cultural Village of Lempa VIlage, Cyprus ( collaborator : NEAR Architecture)

HONORABLE MENTION in private competition for two houses in New Zeland

2015

SHORTLISTED entry for the New Archaeological Thematic Museum of Pireus (collaborator : C.Voutou)

SHORTLISTED enrtry for the New Medical School University of Cyprus (collaborator : IMA, Eleni Mitakou)

2013

3rd RUNNER UP Rethink Athens competition for the centre of Athens (collaborator : D.Moysiades)

2012

1st PRIZE for the Fish Harbour and River Landscaping in Liopetri, Cyprus (collaborators: IMA, Fanou P., Mitakou E., Hatzopoulos D., Raisi A.)

HONORABLE MENTION Shelter for All, International Competition