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EVERY (DAY) THING: A Workshop for Building Everyday Living Objects
Elective at semester(s) 5, 7, 9, ECTS: 3
Cognitive Fields (2005/36/EU): Architectural Design.
Generic Competences: Ability to search for, process and analyse information from a variety of sources using the necessary technologies, Ability to adapt to and act in new situations and cope under pressure, Ability to make reasoned decisions, Ability to work autonomously, Ability to work in a team, Capacity to generate new ideas (creativity), Ability to interact constructively with others regardless of background and culture and respecting diversity, Commitment to conservation of the environment, Ability to be critical and self-critical , Ability to promote free, creative and inductive thinking.



Comprehension, Analysis, Synthesis


Zissis Kotionis

Collaborator: Efthymia Dimitrakopoulou


The studio investigates how everyday living is being formed by the use of utilitarian objects. Objects influence the ritual (performativity) of every day life. The projects should analyze, conceive and introduce both objects and performative modes of everyday living. In the workshop, a group of students will design and build objects for everyday living by activating a list of materials from our common built culture. Using simple mechanical tools and a low technology process, certain design formulas and a building guide will be followed in an open building performance that will take place in a public space in Volos