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Title: about us | paan architects Descriptive info: --.. Paan architects are Johan Annerhed and Maria Papafigou.. Paan is an Athens based practice, established in 2006, that focuses on architecture and design.. Each project is approached openly, with enthusiasm and developed from its essence and its root.. Commissions that vary in scale, program and natural setting, always start with intense workshops and are closely followed through every stage of the process until they reach completion.. The process is organic and the final result cannot be predicted from the beginning.. We always focus on combining innovative thinking together with socially and environmentally sensitive ideas.. Sincerely yours..
Title: SMSE - projects | paan architects Descriptive info: SMSE.. The site is located on the slope of Penteli Mountain in the northern suburbs of Athens and it is characterised by its steepness, the lush vegetation and the grand view to the plane.. Vertical circulation.. The vertical circulation for the two houses is combined in one core that serves them both.. Installations.. Kitchens ... other and can easily be united into respective bigger spaces.. The two staircases are intertwined in a DNA like double helix, minimising the volume of the core and accentuating the strong interlacing of the two houses.. The system of the staircases was designed parametrically and enables the immediate control of its geometrical characteristics.. 01.. /14..
Title: TRC - projects | paan architects Descriptive info: TRC.. The site is located at the northeast coast of the island of Antiparos, in a mild and protected valley close to the beach Leivadia.. Protection from the strong summer winds and the relationship to the beautiful view towards the sea, were principle design factors.. /13..
Title: RDN - projects | paan architects Descriptive info: RDN.. Hilos de Ariadne Ciudad Satélite, Mexico.. Centre of Arts Crafts (FARO - Fabrica de Artes y Oficios).. 1st mention, international competition of ARQUINE magazine, Mexico.. Johan Annerhed, Anna Laskari, Chrysokona Mavrou, Maria Papafigou.. The lateral circulation at the East of the towers disappears by being converted to an underground passage and permits the direct pedestrian connection with the east part of the city on ground level.. The programmatic content of the art centre activates an underground platform that serves as a principal east-west link.. At the level of the towers, the polygons organise the various elements ... natural light in the underlying level follow the pattern that organises the circulation.. At the lower level, the polygons are extruded into prismatic forms of variable opacity, producing an interplay of light and shadow on the roof of the underground platform and creating a cavern-like ambience.. Prisms in selected areas are used as containers of algae which, through a system of tubes, capture CO2 produced by the motorway and the various activities of the FARO art centre.. At the same time they produce O2, purifying the air and contributing to cleansing the environment of the neighbourhood.. /07..
Title: AMGM - projects | paan architects Descriptive info: AMGM.. Bok and Blues House, Notodden, Norway.. International Architectural Competition.. In colaboration with Aleksandra Kiszkielis and Alexandros Gerousis.. www.. alexandrosgerousis.. com.. /08..