Architecture museum in Gazi 
Architecture complex in Gazi 
[NTUA diploma project, Angeliki Thymi architects. Professor S.Tsiraki.]
The basic facts regarding the project are first, that it is a complex, designed for the need of an architectural Research center in within the limits of the inner city of Athens. Secondly, the project has a special character in terms of preserving the special character of the area and the historical background of the laboratories and the neighborhood handicrafts and arts. Moreover it holds alive the cultural identity of Gazi, and it plays the role of an urban route against the fast and non organized commersialization.
The concept of thesis is to underline the cultural character of the area and the existence of the laboratories.The role of the architectural complex is an “everyday complex of indoor and outdoor spaces” designed within the limits of the existent urban void. It follows the urban route of Iakhou street, while preserving the movement from “Kerameikos” towards Peiraos street.
The several characteristics of the concept are:
Continuity, connectivity, cultural character, everyday-concept, public uses.