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About maria eftychi : Maria Eftychi has the background of an architect, and as such the whole mindset of a designer. She strongly believes in the potential of design in every aspect of our lives. Through her design she seeks a 'green' and sustainable approach, amazed at how much recycling of energies and resources can be done through creative design thinking.
STATEMENT OF ART:
Good Design is not always definable but you just know it when you run into it! It can make contradictions co-exist, simplicity with complexity, the expected with the unexpected, logic with emotion

ORGANIZATION:
design-m.e by maria eftychi

EDUCATION:
2000-2008, Architect, MA, Athens/Greece, Barcelona/Spain

EXPERIENCE:
2008-now Architect Designer, Nicosia,Cyprus
2009- 2012 part time lecturer, University of Cyprus, University of Nicosia, Architecture Department
2015-now Jewellery Designer, Web Designer, Nicosia Cyprus

MIXED EXHIBITIONS:
2010, "BIO 22 Biennial of Industrial Design"Museum of Architecture, Fuzine Castle, permanent collection of BIO winners, Brick Stainable prototypes, team work with Aimilios Michael, LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA

2009, Brick-stainable Winners Exhibition, National Building Museum, Potomac Valley Brick Suppliers,( winners: Maria Eftychi & Aimilios Michael & Flwra Bougiatioti, Kenfield Griffin, Rizal Muslimin, Arindam Bose & Minali Singh, Hector Alejandro Modica de Caso, Lourdes Ivonne del Rio Suarez, Eric Haskin and Garry Vincent), Washington DC, USA

EVENTS:
2015 Advanced Building Skin Conference, Chair of the session, Bern Switzerland
2010 Repetition vs Replication, Speaker, Parametric Design Workshop Lecture Series, University of Nicosia, Cyprus
2010 BIO22 Award Ceremony, Museum of Architecture, Fuzine Castle
2009, Brick-stainable Award Ceremony and Gala Night, National Building Museum, Potomac Valley Brick Suppliers, Washington DC, USA

AWARDS:
2009, Brick-stainable winner, Technical Design, organizer: Potomac Valley Brick Suppliers, Washington DC, USA

2009, "BIO 22 Biennial of Industrial Design",BIO Quality Concept Award, Ljubljana, SLOVENIA

PRESS APPEARANCES:
2009, "BIO 22 Catalogue, Biennial of Industrial Design", BIO Quality Concept Award Ljubljana, SLOVENIA

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS:
2015, "Innovative integrated concept for an environmentally friendly and energy efficient building envelope",Conference of 'Advanced Building Skin' proceedings, Bern Switzerland
2012," Innovative Construction Component"Journal of Renewable Energy and Power Quality RE&PQG no10, Paper no 267, ISSN 2172-038X

BOOKS:
The role of the Built Environment in Education, University of Cyprus, Nicosia. Cyprus, ISBN: 978-9963-9912-3-5

LANGUAGE SKILLS:
Greek,Native
English, Advanced
French, Pre-Intermediate

COMPUTER LITERACY:
Autocad, Advanced
Photoshop, Canvas, Pixlr etc Advanced
Rhino, Intermediate
Word, Advanced

COURSES, SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS::
2013 MITx Innovation and Commercialization, online course,Edx
2013 Model Thinking, Coursera, University of Michigan
2013 Research Methodologies, University of Cyprus, Department of Architecture
2014 Package Design, Workshop/University of Nicosia/ main tutor
2014 Designing a Staircase, Workshop/ Univ. of Nicosia/main tutor

SYMPOSIUMS AND ACADEMIC CONFERENCES::
2012, Scaleless- Seamless Performing a less fragmented architecture and education, Department of architecture, Munster, Germany,
2015, Conference on ADVANCED BUILDING SKINS, Bern EXPO, Canton de Bern, Switzerland, Chairing the session:'Adaptive and Dynamic Building Skin Design'

MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS:
ETEK CYPRUS: 2009, Chamber of Engineers Cyprus
Chamber of Architects, Cyprus

COLLECTIONS:
2011 Museum of Architecture, Ljubliana, Slovenia, BIO Biennial of Industrial Design BIO permanent collection

HOBBIES:
reading, tango dancing, listening to jazz music, traveling, swimming, cinema

CLIENTELE:
2009-2011, University of Nicosia, Part Time Lecturer, teaching organizing the format of the design courses
2011-2012 University of Cyprus, Part time Adjunct Faculty, teaching organizing the format of the design courses
2014-now: Architectural Design and project management of residential housing & Public spaces
2015-now: affordable design jewellery for retailers and shops,
2015-now: web design for architects small businesses, personality oriented companies!

WEB SITE:
http://www.design-m-e.com/

REGISTRATION DATE:
2016-02-24 16:49:53

COUNTRY:
Cyprus

ACCOUNT TYPE:
Professional

Awards received by maria eftychi


Degrade Line Necklace

A' Design Award Winner for Jewelry, Eyewear and Watch Design Category in 2015
Maria Eftychi, Design-m.e for Maria Eftychi, Design-m.e

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