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Aiolou Architects

Profile of the Greek architecture firm Aiolou Architects, founded by Eleni Tsigarida.

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Profile of Aiolou Architects

Business Name
Aiolou Architects

Aiolou Architects are a group of young British and Greek architects who specialise in the design and renovation of private houses, while maintaining an active involvement in architectural competitions.

The office collaborates with many designers and artists and works with them to produce high quality design solutions.

Year of establishment

  • 2001 by Eleni Tsigarida

Design approach 

Having worked in Mani and other historic areas throughout Greece, the firm has developed a very well considered design approach which aims to fuse together the traditional with the modern.

All modern interventions respect the unique local architectural styles, materials and traditions while striving to maintain the correct balance between the traditional and the contemporary.

Eleni Tsigarida

Eleni Tsigarida, graduated from the Architecture School in Athens before going on to do her Masters at the Bartlett School in London.

On her return to Athens she obtained wide experience working in notable offices on various projects from private houses to large scale urban planning projects before deciding to start up her own office in central Athens.

Jamie Anderson

Jamie Anderson, is a graduate of architecture from the Edinburgh College of Art.

He joined the office in 2004 after completing his Diploma in Architecture and having gained invaluable experience working in various renowned offices in Edinburgh.

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