who we are

+who we are

We are an Athens-based architectural practice.
Our services cover the whole range of the planning and building process, including implementation planning and supervision at the building site.

For our projects we work with selected engineers, constructors, craftsmen and suppliers.
Maintaining our long-lasting cooperations while always following our values in design, allows us to keep up the high quality of our projects in terms of aesthetics and functionality.

Our clients’ satisfaction is our best reference.

+our team
Office exarchopoulos+
+our history

Our office was founded by Takis Exarchopoulos in 1977.
Today it is managed by Elena Exarchopoulou and
Panos E. Gerakakis.
Through the past four decades we dedicated our work to the improvement of the greek architectural landscape, mostly in the sector of residential buildings.
It has been published in numerous magazines and websites.

Below you may browse through projects designed and realized under our office’s supervision between 1975 and 2009.

+Medical Practice in Thiva

We were comissioned by a cardiologist to convert an apartment he had purchased into his new medical practice.

+Jewellery Shop in Thiva 02

Six years after the completion of the first jewellery shop in Thiva we created another retail space for jewellery.

+Two Residences in Ekali

The wish of the client was to build two houses on the plot for which we had to guarantee full independence.

+Vacation House in Nea Artaki

This vacation house was built on a plot that overlooks the Northern Gulf of the Island of Evia, Greece.

+Residence in Markopoulo

This residence is located in the village of Markopoulo in Eastern Attica, Greece, near the Mesogeia Equestrian Club.

+Jewellery Shop in Thiva 01

This jewellery shop is located in one of the main shopping streets of the town of Thiva, Greece.

+Mirrored Apartments in Kifissia

The floorplans of these two apartments are mirrored along an axis following the long sides of the lot.

+Residence in Kifissia 02

This residence in Kifissia, Athens, was built for a family of four – a couple and their two children.

+Office building in Chalandri

This building was planned and built in cooperation with architects G. Apostolakos and K. Kyriakidis. It houses the headqurters of pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (formerly GlaxoWellcome).
It became one of the most iconic office buildings of the city of Athens.

+Residence in Kifissia 01

The floorplan of this residence is L-shaped. The windows of the upper floor are tilted towards the garden, like the windows of a control tower.

+Residence in Voula 02

This residence is located in the district of Voula, Athens.

+Residence in Dionyssos

This residence in Dionyssos, in the suburbs of Athens, is characterized by the intersection of two rectangular parallelepipeds.

+Four Apartment House in Ekali

A symmetry axis divides a two-storeyed patio, which constitutes the core of this four-apartment building.

+Residence in Faliro

The floorplan of this residence was developed respecting an existing walnut tree.

+Vacation House in Mavrendi

A reinterpretation of the rural with modern materials. This residence’s walls are all made out of reinforced concrete.

+Residence in Voula 01

A highly sculptural residence, showing volumes and voids and featuring a circular swimming pool.

+Apartment Block in Galatsi

This apartment block is located in the district of Galatsi, Athens. As a solid block, it covers a corner lot at the junction of  Tralleon St. and Sapfous St.

+Cottage Industry Building in Nea Filothei

This building was built both for housing a small fashion line as well as the owner’s apartment on the upper floor. Fashion shows took place on the roof.
One of its greatest features are the columnless floorplans.

+Apartment Block in Maroussi

This apartment block in Maroussi, Athens, features deep balconies and the sculptural use of concete.

+Hotel in Antirrio

This hotel project was to be built in the area of Antirrio, on the Peloponnese. Amongst others, it featured solar energy systems.

+AEK Stadium Tribune

Back in 1977 an additional tribune for the greek football team of AEK was needed. It was built with the cooperation of renowned engineers of the time.

+Apartment Block in Kareas

The block is stepped back with deep garden balconies, supporting walls and exterior stairways, that give it its distinct character.

+Residence in Politeia

The first ever realized project of our office, with design work by Takis Exarchopoulos having started back in 1975.