• 25
    Feb

    SHAPESPARK | REAL-TIME VISUALIZATIONS WITH SKETCHUP

    Today, I want to introduce you a new software for real-time rendering, called Shapespark. This is a very handy program that works very well with Sketchup, giving us great 3D images and more. With Shapespark we can browse through the room and see the whole design as if we are in the room, we also have the ability to upload ...
  • 15
    Dec

    OLIVE OIL HOUSE

    Project by : Marilena Pomoni The olive mill – Giatra’s family residence– which has been the subject of this particular research, is located at the village of Agalas on Zakynthos. It is a semi-mountainous village, with a great olive oil production tradition, since the area of Riza, where it is located, is well-known for its olive groves and its soil ...
  • 10
    Dec

    STUDENT UNITS – ADVANCED MODELING IN SKETCHUP

    Project by : Spiros Koulias I designed this project when I was still studying in College, and it is one of my favorite projects, that I have done in SketchUp because it was the first time I experimented with the design of an organic form. I wanted to create an exterior shell that would cover every side of the building, ...
  • 1
    Dec

    GAZI FOOD MARKET

    Project by : Vaggelis Kanelis The target of this project is to study a certain area by taking into consideration its’ urban planning. In this occasion the area of Gazi is the one being studied, and how the entire capital’s planning, affected the urban planning of the specific area, but also how the area’s planning, played a significant role in ...
  • 25
    Oct

    REUSE OF FORMER FERTILIZER FACTORY

    Project by : Sofia Lymperopoulou The former Greek factory of Chemical products and Fertilizers LTD (ΑΕΕΧΠΛ), is located in a coastal area, between a “Breakwater” (Krakari), and the “Sfageia” bay, inside the industrial zone of Drapetsona, in Piraeus. This thesis, is presenting the reuse of this abandoned factory, by intervening in the interior spaces, on the facade, but also in ...
  • 20
    Oct

    [SLICE] – SKETCHUP MODELING TECHNIQUES

    Project by : Spiros Koulias SLICE is a dissertation project that I entirely designed in SketchUp. The building was designed in order to accommodate war refugees. The last few years, this has been a major issue all over the world, and no actual solution has been found to it. I see every day, thousands of refugees trying to find a ...
  • 19
    Oct

    KERANIS CAMPUS

    Project by : Petros Partalidis The building of the former tobacco industry “Keranis” is located in the area of Piraeus, on Athinon Street, right by the railway that leads to the port. In this project, is suggested the reuse of this building,but also of the surrounding area, by adding new uses and new constructions. The proposal is to create a ...
  • 17
    Oct

    “NATRIX” ORGANIC MODELLING WITH SKETCHUP

    Project by : Spiros Koulias Natrix is one of my projects I did a few years ago when I was training myself to design organic forms in SketchUp. After I found all the proper tools that I needed to design forms with curves, I decided to take part in an international competition for young designers where the topic was Urban ...