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The Demetriou apartment building is situated in the center of Nicosia, next to the Venetian Walls. The ground level was used as an exhibition space and the owner’s offices, whereas the upper levels were comprised out of three residential apartments. The rooftop, a covered terrace, was left..

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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 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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Though abandoned, the Municipal Market in Athienou is another great example built in the 1950s, that combines the local limestone bricks with an exposed concrete structure. The building, as an urban entity, is situated in front of a church, connected by a square. Internally the building is..

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