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Lina Stergiou, “Praxis: The Everyday Not as Usual,” in The Idea of the Avant Garde – And What It Means Today Vol.2, ed. Marc Léger (Bristol, UK: Intellect, November 2019)

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Given the context of late cognitive capitalism and the intensity of its discourse, one has to consider the role that professionals play in the global division of im/material labor. In this paper, I briefly discuss the question of …

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Exhibition of Ceramic Works, Urban Morphology, Spatial Dynamics, Shipai Village, China

E9 Exhibition Hall, Redtory Art & Design Factory
Tianhe district, Guangzhou, China
27 December 2014-14 January 2015

Dr. Lina Stergiou, Associate Professor, workshop leader
Collaborating Professors from GAFA: Kim Saeng Hwa and Jin Tao

Exhibition of student work, outcome of …

Ceramic Works, Urban Morphology, Spatial Dynamics – Shipai Village, China

Research Design Workshop
11-17 December 2014

Dr. Lina Stergiou, Associate Professor, workshop leader
Collaborating Professors from GAFA: Kim Saeng Hwa and Jin Tao

Shipai village, Guangzhou, becomes the focal area of a research and design study, where the vast changes …

Lina Stergiou, “Bottom-up, left and right: Vocational Ethics, Creative Activism. ΣΥΜΜΕΤΟΧΙΚΟΣ ΣΧΕΔΙΑΣΜΟΣ ΠΡΟΣ ΟΛΕΣ ΤΙΣ ΚΑΤΕΥΘΥΝΣΕΙΣ. ΕΠΑΓΓΕΛΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΗΘΙΚΗ, ΔΗΜΙΟΥΡΓΙΚΟΣ ΑΚΤΙΒΙΣΜΟΣ,,” in AAO: Ethics/Aesthetics, ed. Lina Stergiou (Athens: Benaki Museum and Papasotiriou, 2011), pp.33-45.

 
This conference paper discusses activism and collaborative spatial practices within the framework of professional ethics and the notion of autonomy.…

Lina Stergiou, “1960s, Institution Architecture: Avant-Garde Roots and Function,” in “Cultural Production in the 20th and 21st Centuries: Art Collectives, Institutions and Culture Industry” special issue, Re·bus – a journal of art history and theory 2, no.8 (Spring 2017): 1-34.

 
While not underestimating the ambivalence that the question ‘what is the avant-garde’ still has in the arts and the literary field today, if it is a historic category or an ongoing project, and if so, what defines this project, …

Lina Stergiou, “ΤΟ ΠΡΑΓΜΑΤΙΚΟ ΚΑΙ ΤΟ ΙΔΕΑΤΟ,” ΣΤΟ ΚΡΙΣΗ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΑΝΟΗΣΗ (ΑΘΗΝΑ: ΜΟΡΦΩΤΙΚΟ ΙΔΡΥΜΑ ΕΣΗΕΑ, 2011), ΣΣ.103-20. “The Real and the Ideal,” in Crisis and Intellectuals (Athens: Cultural Foundation of the Journalists’ Union of Daily Newspapers of Athens Editions, 2011), pp.103-20.

 

This paper develops the notions of the Real and the Ideal and their spatial manifestations, especially in the urban space of Athens during the 19th century and during the post-war period until today, by exploring, first, the urban, architectural

Lina Stergiou, “ΟΤΑΝ ΤΑ ΟΛΥΜΠΙΑΚΑ ΦΩΤΑ ΣΒΥΝΟΥΝ. When the Olympic Lights Go Out,” Opinion, Kathimerini newspaper, August 26, 2005, 15

 

Lina Stergiou, “ΑΘΗΝΑ: ΝΕΑ ΣΤΟΙΧΗΜΑΤΑ ΣΥΜΒΟΛΙΚΗΣ ΔΙΑΣΤΑΣΗΣ. Athens: New Bets of a Symbolic Dimension,” Sunday edition of Kathimerini newspaper, June 30, 2013, 10.

 

Lina Stergiou, “ΑΘΗΝΑ ΕΔΩ ΚΑΙ ΤΩΡΑ. Athens Here and Now,” in “’Architects’ here and now – n+1 stories of creative creation / madness / employment / survival,” special issue, Architektones – the Association of Greek Architects Journal 16 (October 2015): 8-9.

 

Lina Stergiou, “ΑΘΗΝΑ, ΜΙΑ ΠΟΛΗ ΤΩΝ ΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΤΗΣ. ΜΠΟΡΟΥΜΕ; Athens, a City for its Citizens. Can We?,” Architektones – the Association of Greek Architects Journal 3 (June 2013): 7-8.

 

Lina Stergiou, ed., Revelation (Athens: Cultural Olympiad 2001-2004, 2003).

 
Revelation is the third volume in the series of four books about the Athens D.O.E.S. competition ‘Ephemeral Structures in the City of Athens’ organized by the Hellenic Culture Heritage S.A. in the context of the Cultural Olympiad 2001-2004 –

Lina Stergiou, “Fabricating the Future” (Talk Abstract and Program of the International Art Architecture Symposium “What’s Architecture? What Architects Can Do?”, School of Architecture & Applied Arts, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, China, May 18-19, 2015).

 

Lina Stergiou, “Bottom-up, left and right: Ecological models. Social practices,” talk at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Lina Stergiou, “Fabricating the Future,” in International Art Architecture Symposium “What’s Architecture? What Architects Can Do?” Proceedings (Synopsis), School of Architecture & Applied Arts, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, China, May 18, 2015: A14-5.

 

Main auditorium, city campus, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou, China.
May 18, 14:00 ‘Fabricating the Future,’ Lina Stergiou.
May 19, 10:00-12:30  round up discussion, Lina Stergiou (moderator), Shen Kang, Liu Xiaohu, K.T. Ravindran, Zhao Chen, Alexander Brodsky, Ji …

Lina Stergiou, ed., Against All Odds: Ethics/Aesthetics (Athens: Benaki Museum and Papasotiriou, 2011), English/Greek, 433 pages

With the mission to expand architectural profession’s role within society through reshaping its social and ecological contributions to the cityscape and its social fabric, AAO: Ethics/Aesthetics included a number of experimental actions, conferences, academic workshops and exhibitions. The book …