INVITATION: BLOOM PROJECT
17 June 2017
Paphos Municipal Garden
‘Bloom’, a winning proposal to the open call ‘SECOND NATURE’ by the European Capital of Culture – Pafos2017
BLOOM, was among the seven wining proposals submitted to the open call “SECOND NATURE” by the European Capital of Culture – Pafos2017, which received 57 submissions from 16 countries. The grid-shell was developed and successfully bend-in-shape by a team of Architects and Engineers supported by student volunteers from the University of Nicosia and Frederick University. The project will remain on public display in the municipal garden of Pafos, Cyprus until the end of 2017.
Design Team: Charis Solomou, Michail Georgiou, Kyriakos Kyriakides and Odysseas Georgiou
Student Volunteers: Christoforou Christina, Abboud Rafael, Moiseenkova Natalia, Zeneddin Rasha, Alice Vuap, Andrew Nicolas, Voniatis Dionisis, Charalampidis Valentinos, Athanasiou Anna, Karagiannis Konstantinos, Karamanis Stefanos, Pritsas Thanos, Georgiadis Andreas, Prodromou Kyriakos and Apostolos Apostolou.
Fabrication Assistants: Alexandros Postekkis, Giorgos Kotziakolis and Theodoros Zarkas
Sponsors: University of Nicosia, Frederick University, Elysee Irrigation LTD, Spanias Hardware, Andreou Laser