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Doxiadis in Skopje | Athens | To February 17

TAGS: Exhibition, Architecture

“The Future as a Project,” at the Benaki Museum's Pireos Street annex, explores the contribution of celebrated Greek architect Constantinos Doxiadis (1913-1975) in the effort to rebuild a rebrand Skopje after the capital of what is now the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia was razed by an earthquake in 1963. This included a detailed survey of the affected areas with a master plan for its reconstruction, while the exhibition also presents the work done by Japan's Kenzo Tange for Skopje’s city center and showcase a series of modernist buildings by leading Yugoslavian architects. Opening hours are Thursday & Sunday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Friday-Saturday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Benaki Museum, 138 Pireos, Gazi,
tel 210.345.3111, www.benaki.gr

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