background

Massouridis & Theodoraki Architects is the product of close collaboration between the firms "PMA Architects and Planners" and "Theodorakis Associates Architects & Planners".  Both firms have been involved in design work and construction supervision of projects covering a wide range of activities, such as Tourist Development, Housing projects, Industrial and Commercial projects, Educational and Social buildings, as well as Town - Planning and Urban Design projects.

 

MTArchitects' aim is to provide each client with an integrated design approach to the highest level of architectural service and professional expertise. We work closely with the client and the design team - planners, engineers, special consultants - embracing the project's aim, needs and restrictions. Our main objective is to produce an outstanding result that is exciting, operational, functional, efficient and sustainable.

PMA Architects & Planners was created by Pandelis Massouridis - an Architectural Association Honours Graduate.  The firm has been offering outstanding design solutions since its inception in 1968 being in the forefront of Greek Architecture.  A firm with great experience in a variety of projects, that holds many awards and numerous publications.
The practice has been involved in the design work and construction supervision of projects covering a wide range of activities, which include Hotel and Casino Developments, amongst which the ‘Hyatt Regency Casino’ in Thessaloniki, the complete renovation of  ‘The Grande Bretagne’ in Athens and ‘Astir Palace’ in Vouliagmeni, many awarded Public Buildings, Residential, Office and Administration Projects, Education, Social and Sports Facilities.  Collaborations and clientele comprise of Genting International of Malaysia, Sheraton, Hyatt, Starwood, WATG Architects, Hill Glazier Associates, HOK/Sport, Bergman and Walls, Ove Arup, HBA Associates, and others.

PMA Architects & Planners is currenlty presided by Alexandros Massouridis.

 

Theodorakis Architects & Planners was established by Costis Theodorakis - a Harvard University Honours Graduate- in 1975 based in Athens.

The practice has undertaken a variety of small and big scale projects varying in function and form, such as housing projects, hotel developments, office buildings, industrial buildings, sports facilities, international and national competitions, urban proposals and solutions and has achieved great recognition for its excellent design solutions.

Projects cover local and international sites, from the Greek Embassy Office Building and Residence in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to many high-end luxury residences, office buildings, hotels and public projects, amongst which the Indoors Olympic Gymnastics Sports Hall in Mikra, Thessaloniki, the Indoors Olympic Swimming Pool Center in Thessaloniki and Cephalonia many of which have been awarded.

The office is continued by Carolina Theodoraki and Myrto Theodoraki.

profiles

Alexandros Massouridis is an insightful and driven architect with a deep knowledge of design process from preliminary and ideas stages to execution and coordination of  large scale projects.
He is an RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) associate member earning his Graduate and Masters Degree (1999) at the  Bartlett School of the Built Environment, UCL in London and immediately became a chartered architect based in Athens, Greece.
He is the co-founder of MT Architects and is currently presiding PMA Architects Ltd.  His main area of experience focuses in hospitality projects and high-end residential projects, creating innovative architecture and being in charge of a multitude of local and international collaborations.

 

Myrto Theodoraki  has been a practising architect based in Athens, Greece since finishing her architectural studies in the U.K., by acquiring a BSc in Architectural Studies at the University of Bath (1998) and a Diploma and a Masters Degree at the Bartlett School of the Built Environment, UCL in London (2000)- RIBA  Associate Member.  
She is the co-founder of MTArchitects focusing her creative experience into the design processing of projects and their graphic representation.  She also has an immense interest in many theoretical fields of architecture, including complex adaptive systems, design optimization techniques and architectural programming implementation. She has initiated a PhD in Architecture and participated in many international conferences and workshops.

 

Carolina Theodoraki earned her degree at the Architectural Association in London (2000) and has been involved in a variety of projects gaining a deep knowledge in innovative solutions and construction detailing and supervision.

Her main area of expertise focuses on high end residential projects and the last few years she has participated in the design process and execution of vernacular architecture implementation.