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  Kanarelis Theoklis / Professor

Biography

Theoklis Kanarelis was born in Athens in 1960. He studied architecture at the University of Minessota, USA. Has been working as an architect since 1986. He participates in architectural competitions and has been awarded first prizes and notable distinctions. Has given lectures and taught in greek and foreign institutions and universities. He took part in the Triennale of Milan in 1996, representing Greece and in the 3rd and 4th Bienalle of young architects in Athens in 2001 and 2004.He was awarded the first prize of the architectural international journal DOMES, in 2012, 2013 and in 2018. Ιn 2012 he was awarded the prize Faith & Form (AIA interfaith forum). His Works have been exhibited and published in Greece and abroad. Is currently teaching at the faculty of architecture at the University of Thessaly.

Courses in current academic year

Architecture Design Studio I: The house
Architectural Design ΙV-VI Α
Design of the Sacred

e-mail

theoklis@arch.uth.gr

Telephone

2421074268

Architectural work

2017, Open Air Cult in Tanaf village, Casamance, Senegal. participation in an international architecture competition (with Giorgos Tsiakoumis, Anastasis Papadakis, Argyris Balatsoukas, Anastasia Kanareli)  Theoklis_Kanarelis_Tanaf_5.jpg

 

2018, Prize for Best Design of the years 2014-2017 of the international architectural journal "DOMES 2018" for Open Air Cultin Tanaf village, Casamance, Senegal. (with Giorgos Tsiakoumis, Anastasis Papadakis, Argyris Balatsoukas, Anastasia Kanareli) Theoklis_Kanarelis_Tanaf_6.jpg

2013, Prize for Best Design of the years 2010-2012 of the international architectural journal "DOMES 2013" for the museum and hostel, Peten, Guatemala, participation in an international architecture competition(with Marios Liarosand Thomas Cholevas) Theoklis_Kanarelis_Tikal3.jpg

2012, Prize for Best Design of the years 2009-2011of the international architectural journal"DOMES2012" forthe Holocaust Memorial Atlantic City Boardwalk, Atlantic City New Jersey - USA(withYazan Kokaly and Andreas Tegousis) Theoklis_Kanarelis_ACBHM.jpg

2012, Honourable Mention for Best Design of the years 2009-2011 of the international architectural journal"DOMES 2012" for the Orthodox chapel of saint Xeni and the 'stranger', Vineyards Rira, mountainous Aigialia, Achaia, (with Yazan Kokaly and Andreas Tegousis) Theoklis_Kanarelis_Xeni.jpg

2012, Faith and Form Prize 2012 for the work of «Orthodox chapel of saint Xeni and the 'stranger'» Vineyards Rira, mountainous Aigialia, Achaia. The foundation Faith and Form, F&F and the interreligious forum for religion, art and architecture ( IFRAA member of the American Institute of Architecture - AIA) was founded in 1967 in Washington, DC, USA , with the purpose of the reward and promotion of the best architecture and art of sacred   spaces and objects. Theoklis_Kanarelis_Xeni1.jpg

2001, Lighthouse on the breakwater of Volos, praise in the 7 best designs in a national architecture competition. (with Michalis Mpoukas and Vasiliki Tsitsa-Kanarelis) Theoklis_Kanarelis_Faros.jpg

1994, International Cultural Center 'Alexander the Great',  1st prize in an national architectural competition( with Tina Ampatis and Mania Grigorakis) Theoklis_Kanarelis_Alexandrio.jpg

1993, Orthodox chapel at the N.T.U.A Zografou campus, participation and praise in a national architectural competition (with Tina Ampatis,Mania Grigorakis and Vasiliki Tsitsa-Kanarelis) Theoklis_Kanarelis_Zografou_Naos2.jpg

1992, Redesign of the starting point of the Marathon route, participation and praise in a national architectural competition(with Maro Papadopoulou) IMG_1434--.jpg

1990,  Third Square of Athens in Keramikos, 1st prize in panellenic architectural competition  (with Maro Papadopoulou) Kerameikos2%20copy.jpg