Following a year of insightful and exciting conferences spread across Eastern Europe, SHARE Architects continues its mission to bring excellence in architecture with the 2nd edition of SHARE in Athens.
SHARE Athens 2019, International Architecture and Engineering Forum will take place at the Benaki Museum Athens and will gather over 250 architects, landscape architects, designers, lighting designers, engineers, urbanists, real estate developers and from public institutions, architecture, and design students, companies with innovative solutions in the construction field, other professionals related to architecture field.
The 2nd edition of SHARE Athens will have 3 panels:
Large scale projects, Facades + Architecture, and Special Guest Presentation.
SHARE Opera Omnia Distinction:
Architect Nicos VALSAMAKIS
For noteworthy accomplishments in the field of architecture, as well as for the role played in developing significant architectural projects throughout his career, the SHARE Opera Omnia Distinction goes to architect Nicos VALSAMAKIS – GREECE. The distinction will be handed by Șerban ȚIGĂNAȘ – UIA General Secretary and SHARE Society President, Elias CONSTANTOPOULOS – president at the Hellenic Institute of Architecture – GREECE and SHARE Fellow, Vassilis SGOUTAS – co-founder at Sgoutas Architects
Architect Elias CONSTANTOPOULOS
President of Hellenic Institute of Architecture, Constantopoulos is a Professor in the Department of Architecture of University of Patras, Greece and Vice-President of Hellenic Society of Aesthetics in Athens, Greece.
Arch. Francisco MANGADO
Founder Francisco Mangado – SPAIN
Arch. FRANCISCO MANGADO – Born in Navarre in 1957, Francisco Mangado earned his architecture degree from the University of Navarre School of Architecture in 1982, and has since made this institution the center of a teaching career that has seen him serve as Guest Professor at Harvard’s Graduate School of Design (1996-97/1997-98/2000-01/2007-08), Eero Saarinen Visiting Professor at Yale’s School of Architecture (2008-09), Guest Professor at l’École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (2010-11/2011-12), Baird/Gensler Visiting Professor at Cornell University (2013-14/2014-15) and Guest Professor at Milan Polytechnic (2015/2016). In August 2014, the Congreso University of Ciudad de Mendoza-Argentina named him Honorary Professor. He is a Professor of Projects at his alma mater besides Professor Extraordinaire of Projects in its Master of Architectural Design program.
In June 2008 he set up the Architecture and Society Foundation, which aims to help increase architecture’s interaction with other fields of creation, thought, and action.
In July 2015 the Spain’s Governing Council for Biennials appoints Francisco Mangado General Coordinator of Spanish Biennials. Under his coordination the Spain Pavilion in Venice was awarded with the Golden Lion of the Bienal in May 2016.
Notable among Mangado’s works are the Congress Center and Auditorium of Pamplona, the Place Pey Berland in Bordeaux, the Place Dali in Madrid, the Municipal Exhibition and Congress Center of Ávila, the Archaeology Museum of Vitoria, the Football Stadium of Palencia, the Spanish Pavilion at Expo Zaragoza 2008, and the Auditorium of Teulada. More recent projects include the Fine Arts Museum of Asturias in Oviedo, the Congress Center of Palma de Mallorca and the building of the New Headquarters of Norvento Enerxia in Lugo.
Prof. Arch. DIETMAR EBERLE– Partner at Baumschlager Eberle Architects – AUSTRIA and Keynote Speaker at SHARE Athens Eberle has taught regularly at various universities since the 1980s. He has been a visiting professor inter alia in Hanover, Vienna, Linz, Syracuse (NY) and Darmstadt. In addition, he has taught in Madrid, Jerusalem, Hong Kong, and Barcelona. Since 1999 Eberle has been a full professor for Architecture and Design at the ETH Zurich and was in charge of the ETH Wohnforum up to 2015, where he was head of the Department of Architecture from 2003 to 2006.
Arch. CHRISTOS PASSAS – Associate Director at ZAHA HADID – UK and Keynote Speaker at SHARE Athens 2019. He has worked at ZHA as a Senior Designer since February 1998 and has subsequently worked as Project Director on numerous projects and winning competitions. He received his Graduate Design Diploma in 1998 in Advanced Architectural Design at the Architectural Association, London. He teaches Parametric Design and Urbanism at the Architectural Association in London and is Guest DAAD Professor in the Dessau Institute of Architecture (HA) at Bauhaus, Dessau.
JAN KNIKKER– Partner at MVRDV where he leads the Contracts, Business Development and Public Relations Department of the office. In his work, Knikker is focused on strategic development and diversification. He leads MVRDV’s branding efforts and has overseen the practice’s rapid expansion into new markets, focusing on solutions for global issues through its architecture and urbanism. Their highly collaborative, research-based design method involves clients, stakeholders, and experts from a wide range of fields from early on in the creative process.
Arch. COLIN BALL – lighting director at BDP – UK and guest speaker at SHARE Athens 2019. His current work includes the Palace of Westminster, UCL and the University of Cambridge. Colin has a particular interest in developing innovative techniques for lighting within World Heritage venues plus Carbon Exemplary projects for cutting edge science institutes. From a background education in architecture, the architect has worked as a Lighting Designer for 19 years with 10 years of experience at Speirs.
Location Benaki Museum, 138 PIREOS ST.
Date & Time 26th November at 9:00 – 18:00
The International Architecture and Engineering Forum is organized by PROEVENT Cultural Association and the Hellenic Institut of Architects.