05 JANUARY 2018 / SNF Public Lecture about SNFCC’s Architectural Design and Construction

On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018, the Architecture Department of the University of Patras is hosting a lecture on the construction of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC), featuring the Director of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation’s Technical Department, Mr. Theodore Maravelias.

On behalf of the SNF, Mr. Maravelias will elaborate on how the Foundation’s ambitious vision for the creation of the SNFCC gradually took shape, developed and matured, as well as how it was enriched by the contribution and creative involvement of the SNFCC’s architect, Renzo Piano, and his collaborators. The lecture will delve into the architectural, technical and environmental innovations the project presents, particularly focusing on its key environmental sustainability features.