WORKSHOP & LECTURE 'THE CITY THE DETAIL', GHENT
Point Supreme will be one of the tutors of this workshop at KU Leuven in Ghent, which will feature a total of 800 students and will culminate in a 120 meters long model.more info
LECTURE GSAPP COLUMBIA, NEW YORK
Point Supreme will give a lecture at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation prorgam in New York.
LECTURE 'ROOMS AND CITIES', ROTTERDAM
Point Supreme will give a lecture and crit at MIARD the Master’s course of the Piet Zwart Institute at Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences which aims to rewrite the codes of interior architecture.
EXHIBITION 'PRESENT TENSE', FLORENCE
Point Supreme participate in the exhibition 'Present Tense' at Syrcauses Architecture School in Florence. The exhibition that highlights recent unbuilt building projects from emerging architectural design offices across Europe and North America.
EXHIBITION '30 ARCHITECTS', PARISmore info
Point Supreme participate in the exhibition '30 architects' at the Pavillon de l' Arsenal. The exhibition presents the approach of 30 international agencies, emerging, established or historical through their original design or theoretical stand. The selection by architectural firm Marion Bernard forms an imaginary museum of the discipline and its practices.
EXHIBITION 'ROMAN VILLA', NEW YORK
Point Supreme participate in the 'Re-constructivist Architecture' exhibition at the Ierimonti Gallery in NY; the exhibition features the work of thirteen international emerging architecture firms with a theoretical- critical approach. Each firm will present a residential project for a Roman Villa. The exhibition refers to the 1988 MoMA’s show “De-constructivist Architecture” and attempts to generate a debate between these two generations of architects.
LECTURE 'SUSTAINABLE CITIES', BURSA, TURKEYPoint Supreme will talk about sustainability in their projects at the 'Sustainable Cities and Architecture' Design Summit in Bursa, on the 25th November 2016.
LECTURE 'CARTOGRAPHY', LAUSANNEPoint Supreme will give a lecture at EPFL on the topic of Cartography and Drawing.
LECTURE 'GENERAZIONE', ROMEPoint Supreme will give a lecture at the Casa Dell' Architectura in Rome, coupled with Maio from Barcelona, speaking about our generation and the references that ifnuence the work. The lecture concludes with a proposal on the topic of 'Roman Villa', asked for by the organizers.
WORKSHOP 'URBAN INTERVENTIONS', FLORENCEPoint Supreme will give a workshop at the Syracouse Architecure School in Florence between 6 and 8 October 2016. The topic is interventions in the historic city. On Thursday the 6th and starting at 18:00 there will be a lecture about the processes behind such projects in the work of the office.
PETRALONA HOUSE IN WALLPAPER*Petralona House premieres in Wallpaper* magazine's 20th Anniversary issue, out now. The house was photographed by George Messaritakis, text by Ellie Stathaki.
'AFTER UTOPIA', LJUBLJANAPoint Supreme will be in Ljubljana to start work on episode III 'After Utopia', one of 7 interventions to take place during the 25th Biennale of Design there.
'IDEAS CITY', ATHENSPoint Supreme is invited as one of the specialists at Ideas City Athens; the program, a collaboration with New York's New Museum and directed by Joseph Grima, explores the future of cities with culture as a driving force. This year it will be held in Athens, New York, Detroit and Arles. Open call for participation in the 5 days event in September is until 15th June 2016.
EXHIBITION DESPLANS, PARISPoint Supreme participate in the Desplans exhibition in Paris which will take place on 15 and 16 June.
BIENNALE 'FARAWAY SO CLOSE', LJUBLJANAPoint Supreme with choreographer Iztok Kovač will run episode III 'After Utopia', one of 7 interventions to take place during the 25th Biennale of Design in Ljubljana. Open Call for participation to this or any other episode starts today and runs until July 10.
'COOKING WITH AN EMPTY FRIDGE', MONTREALPoint Supreme discuss the work of the office in relation to the current crisis condition. The lecture is part of the CCA 'Learning From…' series and happens in conjuction with the exhibition 'The Other Architect' in which the office is a collaborator.
EXHIBITION & TALK '25 ARCHITECTS, 5 ABSENT', MARSEILLESPoint Supreme paticipate in the exhibition '25 architectes 5 absents' in Art-Cade* gallery in Marseilles curated by Marion Bernard Architectes. The office presents two extreme-opposite parts of their work, 8 models from the 'Athens Projects' series and a piece of the concrete wall of 'Petralona House' reconstructed in 1:1 scale. Konstantinos Pantazis will be present and talk at the opening on March 10 at 17:30. Other offices taking part are: 51N4E, Adam Nathaniel Furman , Aldo Van Eyck, Arquitectura G, Assemble Studio, Beals+Lyon, Atelier Bow Wow, DVVT, FALA Atelier, Grau, Miniatura, Monadnock, Mos, Nathalie Kwee, NP2F, Office KGDVS, Office U67, Onishimaki+Hyakudayuki, Pascal Flammer, Vgh Company, Takahashi Ippei.
EXHIBITION, 'LETTERS TO THE MAYOR', ATHENSPoint Supreme paticipate in the 'Letters to the Mayor' exhibition in Athens, an exhibition in the form of letters written by architects to the mayors of the cities where they live or work. It started in New York City in 2014 bringing innovative ideas and visions of the city closer to the decision-makers. The letters will be forwarded to the mayor's office. The exhibition is organized by metamatic:taf in collaboration with Storefront for Art and Architecture New York.
WORKSHOP 'PIREAS TOWER HOTEL', VOLOS, GREECE
Point Supreme teach a workshop at the Postgraduate program of the Department of Architecture, University of Thessaly. The workshop explores the potential of turning the only tall building in Pireas, the port of Athens, into a hotel. The structure has been left unfinished since it was erected in the 1970s.
STUDIO 'HOUSING IN ATHENS', TU DARMSTADT, GERMANY
Konstantinos Pantazis is an external crit at a design studio that investigates concepts of housing in different European Cities. The studio is led by Elli Mosayebi and studied housing in Athens following studies on Brussels, Zagreb, Köln, Oslo, Porto and Lyon. more info
'MODERN CYCLADES', ATHENSPoint Supreme paticipate in 'The Heritage' exhibition in Athens which invited architectural offices and artists to accept or disclaim the heritage of Corbusier on the occasion of fifty years after his death. It is organised under the auspice of the School of Architecture of Athens, Fondation Le Corbusier, Hellenic Institute of Architecture, greek division of Docomomo, Institut français d'Athènes, Embassy of Switzerland in Greece, Center Of Mediterranean Architecture and Association Internationale des Amis de la Fondation Le Corbusier. The project is called 'Modern Cyclades'.
PIRANESI AWARD, PIRAN, SLOVENIAPoint Supreme are candidates for the Piranesi Award 2015. This year's theme is 'Invention and Tradition in Architecture'.
EXHIBITION 'THE OTHER ARCHITECT', MONTREALPoint Supreme are one of the curators of 'The Other Architect' exhibition in the Canadian Centre of Architecture (CCA). The exhibition presents the work of architects who ventured to creatively and thoroughly rethink every aspect of the profession, critically analyzing their roles and challenging the precepts and ultimate goals of the discipline. Point Supreme co-curated the work of Constantinos A. Doxiadis.
EXHIBITION 'FUNDAMENTAL ACTS', MEXICO CITYPoint Supreme participate in an exhibition about Superstudio’s Fundamental Acts at ‘Italia, Italian design’ in the collection of Archivo Diseño y Arquitectura in Mexico City. Fundamental Acts by Superstudio in 1972 proposed a collective reformulation of five great themes of the human existence – Life, Education, Ceremony, Love and Death. Our contribution is about Life.
LECTURE 'MATERIAL STORIES', BILECIK, TURKEYPoint Supreme lectures at the Bilecik Marble summit on the process of design with materials and an emphasis on the story of the marble mural project. Bilecik is the hometown of the synonymous marble that is exported to almost 100 countries around the world. The lecture starts at 14:00.
LECTURE 'PRE-EXISTENCE PER-SISTENCE', MADRIDPoint Supreme lectures at the MPAA Máster en Proyectos Arquitectónicos Avanzados of ETS Arquitectura Madrid on the topic of the persistence of the pre-existing. The lecture starts at 12:30.
LECTURE 'LONG DISTANCE ARCHITECTURE', CHICAGOPoint Supreme lectures at the School of the Art Institute in Chicago on the topic of Long Distance Architecture. The lecture starts at 12:00.
CHICAGO BIENNIALPoint Supreme participates and will be present at the inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial with the theme of The State of The Art of Architecture.
GENOA SUMMER SCHOOL, MAJORCAPoint Supreme partner Konstantinos Pantazis will teach in the Genoa Summer School 3 which will take place in Can Lis, the house build by Jorn Utzon in Portopetro, Majorca. The task is to design a small 12 rooms hotel for short or long term holidays.
WALLPAPER* MAGAZINE'S ARCHITECTS DIRECTORY 2015
Point Supreme is included in Wallpaper* magazine's Architects Directory 2015, a list showcasing their top 20 world architects for the future. Wallpaper* is considered 'the world's most important design and style magazine'.
SERPANTINA OPENINGSerpantina public canopy will open on 3 July 2015 in Tel Aviv. Urban Shade exhibition will mark the climax of a three-year entrepreneurial, research and design project whose aim is to incorporate design in urban spaces. The exhibition will run until 31 October 2015.
EXHIBITION 'MIGRANT GARDEN', MILAN
Migrant Garden exhibition opens at Piacenza on the 19th of June 2015. 40 selected architects were invited to customize a travelling object according to the logic of their architectural thinking.
07.05.15CHARITY AUCTION FOR NEPAL, PAVILION DE L'ARSENAL PARIS
A unique print of 'Athens As An Island' will be auctioned at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal in Paris in support of the Emergency Architects Foundation. The profits this year will be donated to the victims of the earthquake in Nepal. 80 international architects and photographers have donated original works which are being exhibited at the Pavillon from May 7th to May 20th. Auction is on May 21st at 7 p.m.
23.04.15LECTURE 'LOST (BUT NOT LEAST)', MILAN
We will be talking about risky projects and lost competitions in a series of debates on this theme at the fondazione dell' ordine degli architetti in Milan. The event is organized by Enrico Forestieri, Matteo Pace and Pietro Pezzani.
'ATHENS PROJECTS' BOOK ON POINT SUPREME ON SALE
TREATISE: WHY WRITE ALONE? BOOK LAUNCH, CHICAGO
Point Supreme will attend the book launch and panel discussion of Treatise: Why Write Alone? at the Graham Foundation, Chicago, on 28 March 2015. This will be the first monograph dedicated to the work of the office, part of a collection of fourteen individually-authored treatises of 'discursive practices and non-conformist approaches to architecture'.
01.03.15NADJA APARTMENT VS ANCIENT GREEK POETRY
Nadja Apartment was used as the space for 5 short films on ancient Greek erotic poetry, following a book launch by Gutenberg editions.
MIGRANT GARDEN EXHIBITION, MILAN
Point Supreme participates in 'Migrant Garden', an exhibition of 40 selected architects who were invited to customize a travelling object according to the logic of their architectural thinking.
IAKOV CHERNIKHOV PRIZE NOMINATION, MOSCOW
Point Supreme is honored to be nominated for the Iakov Chernikhov International Prize 2014. The Prize is given to the best among contemporary architects of the young generation for the most original, authentic and innovative concept of architecture. The prize takes place on a biannual basis since 2005 and is considered as the most distinguished prize worldwide for young architects.
BOOK OF COPIES LIMITED EDITION
San Rocco’s Book of Copies, a database comprised of images that may be copied in order to produce architecture in which Point Supreme contributes the topic ‘islands’, will be produced in one exclusive and limited edition and will never be reprinted. The books will be released in February 2015 and consist of 5 volumes with a total of 4120 pages.
TREATISE: WHY WRITE ALONE? 1ST MONOGRAPH & EXHIBITION, CHICAGO
Point Supreme participates in 'Treatise: Why Write Alone?', an exhibition and simultaneous publication organized by Jimenez Lai and presented by the Graham Foundation, that provides a platform for 14 offices to articulate their theoretical angles and spark a debate. Opening reception on 23 January 2015 at 6pm.
BLUEPRINT AT STOREFRONT FOR ART AND ARCHITECTURE, NEW YORK
Point Supreme participates in 'Blueprint', an exhibition of blueptints by artitsts and architects about places of origination in their work. The exhibition is curated by Sebastiaan Bremer and Florian Idenburg & Jing Liu of SO–IL and the opening reception on 23 January 2015 at 7pm.
URBAN SHADE GUEST CURATORS, ISRAEL
Following a 1st Prize in the Urban Shade competition in Israel, Point Supreme is guest curator at the 'Urban Shade Platform' whose goal is to raise awareness on the problem of shade and its effects on urban life. The platform is leaded by guest editors that are recognized as leading agents of change. The posts show the backstage of the design process for the winning project.
1ST PRIZE URBAN SHADE
Point Supreme wins 1st prize in the Urban Shade competition in Israel with Serpantina.
15.11.14'THE LITERARY VOYEUR'
Point Supreme talk about books at 'Literary Voyeur', an online magazine about the fascination of books.
14.10.14'HAPPINESS' LECTURE, MILAN
Point Supreme will lecture at MI/ARCH 2014, a series of public lectures and events regarding the future of architecture. This years events are dedicated to Gio Ponti and take place at the Politecnico di Milano.
26.09.14'TAG MOSAIC' PROJECT LAUNCH & EXHIBITION AT THE BYZANTINE MUSEUM, ATHENS
Tag Mosaic, a new project that merges Byzantine with contemporary street art, is going to be launched at the Byzantine Museum in Athens on September 26. The project is part of the exhibition DIA-, on the occasion of the 100 years anniversary of the museum.
01.09.14POINT SUPREME ON MONOCLE
Point Supreme is featured in the September issue of Monocle magazine.
07.09.14'ONLY IN ATHENS' ON NISYROS ISLAND
'Only in Athens' is exhibited on Nisyros island, as part of the Sterna Time Capsule Art Project and It’s all, oh so souvenir to me Vol2 exhibition.
17.06.14LECTURE & CRIT IN GENEVE
Lecture and crit at the Geneva University of Art and Design. Head–Geneva is the most important training institution in art and design in Western Switzerland.more info
16.06.14'BEGGININGS' LECTURE IN ATHENS
Talk on Villa Dal Ava at the Benaki Museum, as part of the Begginings Symposium.
'ROOFTOP SQUARE' WORKSHOP AT VOLOS
Point Supreme will give a 3 week workshop as part of the Instead (Παραποιήσεις) postgraduate program at the Architecture School in Thessaly on the topic of a roof top square.
24.05.14COMING SOON: REAL IMAGINARY FUTURES EXHIBITION IN MAASTRICHT
Projects for Athens 2008-2012 will be exhibited at Coming Soon: Real Imaginary Futures at Bureau Europa in Maastricht. The exhibition shows projections of the near future that are more than representations of escapist fantasy works but are positioned between fact and fiction. Participants include Atelier van Lieshout, Studio Makkink&Bey, Enzo Mari, Theo Jansen, DUS, TD Architects, The Why Factory, Urban-Think Tank, MVRDV, Metahaven and many others.
23.05.14POINT SUPREME ON MTV GREECE
MTV Greece dedicates an episode of the'We Love Athens' series on an talk with Point Supreme.
14.05.14BOZAR LECTURE, BRUSSELS
Point Supreme will give a lecture at the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Bruxelles at 20:00 on Wednesday 14st May 2014. The lecture is organized by A+Architecture in Belgium and Bozar Architecture.more info
31.03.14'THE DIFFICULT DOUBLE' LECTURE IN LAUSANNE
Point Supreme will give a lecture as part of the series 'The Difficult Double', of 'Architecture without Content' in EPFL in Lausanne. The Lecture will compose a ‘double portrait’ of the offices work and the work of Elia Zenghelis. It will start at 18:30 on Monday 31st March 2014.more info
20.03.14'ONLY IN ATHENS' PROJECT LAUNCH & EXHIBITION OPENING
The project 'Only in Athens', an alternative tourist campaign for Athens, is going to be exhibited at the 'Matalou at Home' project space. Opening is on Thursday, 20 March at 19:00 and the exhibition will run until 5 April 2014. The project is a collaboration with Stathis Kefalouros of Omada Blanco.more info
15.01.14'COLLAGE & ARCHITECTURE' BOOK
The book 'Collage and Architecture' by Jennifer A. E. Shields and Routledge editions includes an analysis of the work of Point Supreme.more info
The book 'ATLAS: how we learned to stop worrying and love the tradition' by OSA, the students organization of the Mendrisio Academy of Architecture features an interview with Point Supreme.
05.01.14'URBAN SHADE' COMPETITION IN TEL AVIV
Point Supreme is invited to participate in a competition organized in collaboration with the Municipality of Holon in Tel Aviv to re-imagine the role of shading in hot climates.
29.11.13'NEW GENERATIONS' IN MILAN
Point Supreme will participate at the 'New Generations' 20 minute lecture series in Milan. During the three-days festival there will be talks by almost 30 guests in 72 hours. The lectures will take place without intermission in a dedicated space inside “La Cattedrale” and will be broadcasted.
21.11.13'TALKS ABOUT ARCHITECTURE' IN ROTTERDAM
Point Supreme will participate at the 'TALKS about architecture' lecture series in Rotterdam, together with Trans, Ono and Gijs Van Vaerenbergh. TALKS approacthes architecture as an artistic discipline which derives its social relevance from its poetical and spatial qualities. It is intitiated by Rotterdam based architecture office De Kort Van Schaik.
Point Supreme will talk about their Athens projects during the opening of the Urban Think Tank action center in Athens. Alfredo Brillembourg will inaugurate the event on the first day, while there's presentations by D Issaias and A Kourkoulas-A Vozani on the second day aswell. PS lecture is to start at 19:00.
EXHIBITION AND CHARITY AUCTION IN PARIS
An Exhibition and charity auction will take place at the Pavillon De L’ Arsenal in Paris, in aid of the Foundation of Emergency Architects. Point Supreme contributes the ‘Architects Brain’ drawing.Charity auction by Auctioneer Remy Le Fur takes place on Wednesday the 16th of October at 7 pm.
'ISLANDS' EXHIBITION AT THE AA IN LONDON
San Rocco’s Book of Copies including Point Supreme’s Islands will be exhibited at the Architectural Association school in London. Book of Copies is a database comprised of images that can be copied in order to produce architecture, based on an inherently derivative and collective effort.
'DESIGNING A NEW WORLD' EXHIBITION IN ATHENS
The Petralona House, now under construction, is going to be exhibited at the 3rd edition of the 'Design For Life' exhibition with the theme of 'Designing a New World'. Exhibition takes place at the Italian Institute of Culture in Athens.
'LOCAL SHIFT' IN CESIS
Point Supreme will be one of the guests at this year’s Riga Technical University summerschool at Cesis, Latvia. This year’s theme is ‘Local Shift’.
'AFTERMATH' IN JERUSALEM
Point Supreme will be one of the main guests at this year’s final academic year event, at the Architecture Department at the Bezalel Academy of Architecture in Jerusalem, Israel. This year’s theme is ‘Aftermath’. Other main guests are Marc Kushner of HWKN (NY) ,DUS (Amsterdam), Alberto Veiga of Estudio Barozzi Veiga (Barcelona) and Daniel Dendra of anOtherArchitect (Berlin).
'LOCAL/GLOBAL' IN BRATISLAVA
Point Supreme will be one of the main guests at this year’s DAAD - Days of Architecture and Design festival, in Bratislava & Kosice, Slovakia. This year’s theme is ‘local/ global’. Other main guests are Aires Mateus from Portugal and DVVT from Belgium.
‘D.I.Y.’ LECTURE IN PATRAS
Point Supreme lecture at the Patras School of Architecture. The talk is the first in a new series of talks by young architecture offices.
'TOWARDS' LECTURE IN ATHENS
The lecture is organized by the Hellenic Institute of Architecture and takes place at the Athens Municipality Cultural Centre.
This issue of Abitare studies the use of fiction as a critical tool and explores the future of Athens through an interview with Point Supreme and Andreas Angelidakis. The issue cover features Point Supreme’s ‘Hortus Conclusus’.
7TH BIENNALE OF YOUNG GREEK ARCHITECTS
Point Supreme participates in the 7th Biennale of Young Greek Architects at the Benaki Museum in Athens, showing Petralona House and Trondheim Phase II.
'NEUFERT VARIATIONS' EXHIBITION IN OSLO
1ST PRIZE IN FALIRO PIER COMPETITION
'COLLABORATIONS' IN VENICE BIENNALE
Point Supreme participates in COLLABORATIONS, an exhibition organized by SAN ROCCO magazine at the 12th Venice Architecture Biennale 2012 following an invitation by curator David Chipperfield. Point Supreme presents their version of the Rivera and Kahlo House.
'BOOKS OF COPIES' IN VENICE BIENNALE
'8 PROJECTS FOR ATHENS' IN VENICE BIENNALE
A feature on Point Supreme is published in issue 390 of L' Architecture D' Aujourd Hui. The article is written by Alexandre Labasse and is titled 'Surrealist Odyssey'.
Point Supreme in conversation with Ioanna Volaki and Giovanni Piovene, editor of San Rocco magazine, during the presentation of San Rocco #4 'Fuck Concepts! Context!’ The presentation and discussion takes place at OMMU in Athens.
Point Supreme lecture at the Onassis Cultural Center in Athens during the ‘Talk Forward’ debate organized by ελculture and Onassis Cultural Center. The debate topic is ‘Our attitude towards the city: In search of a new urbanism’.
Point Supreme lecture at the Benaki Museum in Athens, during the 14F/21GR exhibition.
Point Supreme pareticipates at the exhibition of works by 14 French and 21 Greek architects, at the Benaki Museum in Athens.
2nd PRIZE EUROPE 27
Marble Mural is presented in the 'Skills' column of the Architectural Review. Text is by James Pockson.
Point Supreme contributes ‘Archipelago Cities’ to Sanrocco 1-Islands issue.
6 D.O.G.S GARDEN OPENS
'HALF REAL' OPENS IN ATHENS