• Team

    Christos Passas

    architect

    Great Britain / Germany

    ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS

    Christos is a Senior Designer at Zaha Hadid Architects since February 1998. He is the Project Director and Lead Designer for numerous projects and winning competitions, including most notably the Sterling Prize nominee, the Phaeno Science Centre Wolfsburg, completed in November 2005.
    Christos led the competition design on various entries for the ZHA, including the Holloway Road Pedestrian Bridge (1999) , 1stprize- and the Phaeno Science Centre Wolfsburg (2000-2006). He has also lead the competition for seminal designs such as The Wakefield Art Gallery (2004), Connecticut Science and Exploration Centre in Hartford, CT (2004), the S.C. Johnson Wax Project Honour (2005) a prestigious extension to F.L. Wright’s Johnson Wax campus in Racine, Wisconsin, lead the competition for Eleftheria Square redesign in Nicosia, Cyprus-1stprize (2005) and the Miami Science museum- 2ndprize (2006).

    He has contributed to the design of various projects including the Sheik Zayed Bridge in Abu Dhabi (1998- ongoing), Rosenthal Contemporary Arts Centre in Cincinnati (completed 2003) and the design of the MAXXI National Centre for Contemporary Arts in Rome (2000-on going), and contributed in larger scale projects such as the Istanbul master plan for Kartal-Pendik in Istanbul (2006).
    Recently, he has been leading design teams on projects such as the Architecture Foundation in London (2005- 2006), the OPUS tower in Dubai (2006-ongoing), a master plan proposal for the redevelopment of Tangier Port, in Morocco and the KARO Masterplan in Sofia, Bulgaria (2008) and the design for contemporary Arabic Arts Galleries in Tunis and Amman and is one of the co-authors for Eleftheria Square redevelopment in Nicosia.

    www.zaha-hadid.com

Lectures
  • Lecture

    date 28.04.2011

    time 17:50

News

01.04.2016– 29.04.2016

RE: IVAN HONCHAR MUSEUM. International PLACEMAKING Workshop

We are happy to announce Ivan Honchar Museum as the theme and the location of the Place Making & Building Transformation workshop. 

CURATOR:Theo Hauben / HAU|Hauben architecture & urbanism / the Netherlands

TUTORS:  ELENA ARCHIPOVAITE / Lithuania &  ANDREA VIDOTTO / Italy


This workshop is about the publicness of space in Kiev. Rather than focusing on the physical properties of public spaces, this workshop will scrutinize public space uses and the functions they hold in the lives of the citizens.

More info and the application process:http://festival.canactions.com/…/canaction…/workshop/5/about

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23.03.2016

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20.03.2016– 21.05.2016

CANactions 2016

Subject of the CANactions 2016: 

RESILIENT ARCHITECTURE


Dates of CANactions 2016:

May 19-21


Curator of the IAF CANactions 2016:

Theo Hauben / HAU / the Netherlands


10.03.2016– 24.04.2016

STREET GEBERIT open call

GEBERIT with CANactions invites young architects and designers to contribute to the development of sustainable public street toilets for Ukrainian cities within STREET GEBERIT: Всеукраїнський конкурс (March 10, 2016 - April 21, 2016)


The need for sanitation in urban areas is obvious. Inappropriate sanitation can be damaging to human health and the environment. Especially in urban areas, where public toilets are more common.
Innovative design improvements in public toilets and new ways of recycling will help governments and their partners to meet the enormous challenge of providing quality services to public sanitation.


Organizer: GEBERIT - The European leader in the field of sanitary products.

Co-organizer: CANactions - interdisciplinary urban research platform.

Partners: Zhytomyr City Council.


First place - 30 000 UAH and the realisation of the project
Second place - 15 000 UAH
Third place - 7000 UAH
Audience Award - 5000 UAH


Who can participate:

The competition is open to persons under 35 years, who are citizens of Ukraine, from students to skilled architects and designers.

More information  THERE

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29.02.2016– 21.05.2016

YOUTH COMPETITION CALL!

Competition will take place for the ninth time in a frame of the International Architectural Festival CANactions 2016.

Applications for can be submitted from February 29 till April 13 23:59 (Kyiv time).


The competition is open for:

• students and graduates of Architectural departments of Ukrainian institutions of higher education, specialization - Architecture

• age restriction - up to 35 years, inclusively

• Bachelor's degree is necessary

• number of projects from one author is not limited

• the theme of projects is not limited

• individual membership or stuff is permitted


Among the awards are:

- the opportunity to study in DIA (Dessau Institute of Architecture) to get Master Degree - Germany,

- participation in workshops EASA - Lithuania

- participation in workshop Hello Wood 2016- Hungary.


FOR PARTICIPATION YOU HAVE:

- to fill the application form

- to send the project by e-mail: competition.canactions@gmail.com


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