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MEETING THE SEA THROUGH MEMORY

2nd Place in National architectural competition for the ‘Regeneration and Reuse of the Western Historical Docks and their surroundings’,

Municipality of the City of Iraklion.


Gathering all those flows in a common point of convergence a landmark is created which concentrates and diffuses visually the flows of the city operating as spatial tool for the portrayal of the city’s function.  The interior of the urban sack is organized in three thematic spaces the cohesion of which is promoted through the mixing of the lements of the contemporary role of the monument with the remnants of the old.


Competition team:

Io.Oikonomou, S.Dimitriou, G.Vegliris