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The 1964 cemetery of Magoula was a result of an original idea by Georgios Sainopoulos, philanthropist and mayor of Sparta for 8 years. He dedicated his life to the improvement of urban life in Sparta, delivering numerous projects related to sport and cultural facilities, road & water network..

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Isthmia Prime Motel

Isthmia, Greece
by Iannis Xenakis, ...

The unassuming roadside motel by the Isthmus of Corinth is an intriguing cross between Brutalism and the Classical Orders.

Built by Iannis Xenakis and Panos Spiliotakos in 1969, the roadside motel reflects the long Graeco-Roman resort heritage of the area. The Isthmia Prime's characteristic..

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Aspra Spitia Viotias

Paralia Distomou, Greece
by Constantinos Doxiadis

Aspra Spitia Viotias is a purpose built settlement, planned in the 60s to house employees of the Aluminium of Greece factory and mining operations in the area, about 165km west of Athens, Greece

The urban plan was devised by Constantinos Doxiadis, who had had a clear brief, and an ambitious..

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Round School

Agios Dimitrios, Athens, Greece
by Takis Zenetos

The high school at Agios Dimitrios, Athens, Greece (also known as the Round School) is the work of Takis Zenetos, visionary architect and urban planner. It was designed between 1969 and 1972, and completed in 1974. The Modernist aims of innovation and social change through architecture guided his..

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The Church of Saint Foteini in Mantineia, Greece is the work of architect - iconographer Kostas Papatheodorou .

Built between 1970 and 1980, it is an eclectic, monumental ensemble that fuses Classical, Byzantine and Romantic architectural styles, and incorporates radical ornamentation and..

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Neoptolemos and Maria Michaelides’ House was designed in 1964 and built in the year 1966, next to the Pedieos river in Nicosia. The residence is one of the most important works of modern architecture in Cyprus. It was designed to be used, and it was used, as both a living and working space by his..

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The Apostle Varnavas and Saint Makarios Church built in the 1970s is a good, but rare, example of a contemporary religious building designed to surpass the official formal and ideological restrictions set by the Orthodox Church. This building consists of three consecutive vaults of different..

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The three bedroom house and atelier for the artist Theodotos Kanthos is considered to be one of the first examples of buildings in Cyprus that incorporated the values and overall principals of Modern Architecture such as the use of pilots, no ornamentation, the clear distinction between..

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