Light tensile structures – awnings (1980-2000)

First Prize at the Panhellenic architectural competition, 1984


Dimitris Biris



Within the context of educational research activities at the N.T.U.A. these awnings have been designed and constructed in spaces of the univeristy (1979, 1983, 1987, 1991), the construction site of the restoration of the Parthenon (1986), in Pagrati (1986) and on Stadiou Street (1989). These temporary experimental structures served as functional equipment for open-air spaces and they were used for recreational purposes, exhibition etc.

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