Eva Sopeoglou’s Chartered Practice joins RIBA Incubator

Eva has now set up her professional practice and will be working out of the RIBA’s newly-established co-working space. The RIBA incubator has 14 desks and currently supports 10 Chartered Practices. Members of the Incubator get use of the office space as well as workshop, hotdesking area and meeting space. Users of the incubator benefit from networking…

The Olive Tree House shortlisted for the IdeaTops design award in China

The Olive Tree House is shortlisted in the Idea Tops design award, in the Green Architecture category. Idea Tops is the most internationalized and influential design award in China. The competition is organized by A963 Design and supported by related government departments and three leading academic institutions: Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University, China Central Academy…

Public engagement at Cafe Scientifique Hatfield

Eva Sopeoglou, Lecturer at the School of Creative Arts, University of Hertfordshire will be the next speaker at Hatfield’s Cafe Scientifique. Eva will present ‘Happiness maximised: thermal comfort, wellbeing and the architecture of outdoor living’ which summaries her PhD research. At Café Scientifique each month, academics explore different science and technology themes starting with a brief…

RIBA International Small Talks – Eastern Europe hosted by RIBA London

Eva will be participating with presenting her practice and research at the RIBA International Small Talks series on 6 June 2017, 6.30pm to 9pm. The RIBA London region is hosting a series of small talks held every Tuesday during the month of June for architects looking to access international markets. Each week we will feature…

Digital Hack Lab industry event

Eva will present her work on ‘Scripted Surface: digital design and fabrication of architectural facades and rain screens’ at the Digital Hack Lab’s 3D Printing and Design Showcase . The University of Hertfordshire, partnered with the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce, is throwing open its doors to showcase its cutting edge research and consultancy around 3D printing and…

Presenting Cedric Price at Domes Index 05 ‘Afetiries’ symposium in Athens

Eva will be presenting at the Domes Index 05 ‘Afetiries’ symposium at the Benaki Museum in Athens on 27 May 2017. ‘Afetiries’ (‘starting point’) is an annual architecture symposium, where 45 Greek architects under the age of 45 present works from all over the world, from antiquity to the present day, which inspired their own creation.    …

Cedric Price archival research at MoMA’s Research Centre

Eva Sopeoglou’s research on Cedric Price’s project, the Generator, will take her to the Research Centre, and the Department of Architecture, at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Cedric Price worked on the Generator over many years and the archive documents the architect’s relationship and correspondence with the client, the Gilman Corporation. As…

Heritage Hub Match-Funding award for Old Hatfield research

A collaborating team – by Eva Sopeoglou, Lecturer of Architecture at the University of Hertfordshire, the Gascoyne Cecil Estate Office at Hatfield House, the Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council and lead by the Old Hatfield Residents Association – has secured funding through the Heritage Hub at the Univ. of Hertfordshire to conduct a community project during 2017-2018. The…

Fab Fest 2017 | University of Westminster

Eva will be an expert juror at Fab Fest 2017, an international week-long Fabrication Festival, organised at the University of Westminster, featuring over 50 pavilions built by students of architecture from across the UK and around the world. Last year, Eva was a mentor and participated with a team of students from the University of Hertfordshire.…

Architizer to celebrate 2017 A+Awards winners at New York gala | Dezeen

Eva Sopeoglou is attending the Architizer A+Awards celebrations in New York. Her project The Olive Tree House has been one of the winners, in the Concepts-Architecture and Light category. The winners of the 2017 Architizer A+Awards, which include David Adjaye, Odile Decq and Tatiana Bilbao, will be honoured during the NYCxDesign festival. The gala will take place…

Winners of 5th Annual Architizer A+ Awards | Dexigner

“Over 400 luminaries from the worlds of architecture, art, and design will gather for the Architizer A+ Awards Gala at Highline Stages in New York City next month.” The Olive Tree House by Eva Sopeoglou | Architecture is one of the winners in this year’s prestigious Architizer awards. The award represents the best of architecture…

Eva Sopeoglou nominated for two Vice-Chancellor’s Awards 17

Eva has been nominated for two of the Vice Chancellor’s Awards at the University of Hertfordshire. She has been nominated for ‘Tutor of the Year‘ and for ‘Contribution to the Local Community‘.  Shortlists and winners will be announced later in the year. The Vice-Chancellor’s Awards are a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the contribution of staff to…