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Panagiotis Papanastasis

Panagiotis Papanastasis

London, UK

 

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About 

Gender: Male
Citizenship: Greek/American
Date of Birth: 29-01-1986

Registered Architect with a Master’s Degree in Building Technology, specialized in Façade Engineering, having keen perception in esthetics and broad technical versatility enriched by learn and work experiences in three different countries (The Netherlands, Greece, Tunisia). Highly developed communication and presentation skills acquired through several extra-curricular activities and voluntary  work, possessing a high degree of flexibility, mobility and adaptability. Mastering three languages (EN, IT, GR), competent to work in EU. Keen on “back-ofthe- envelope” building physics and structural calculations, result-oriented, proactive and having the ability to coordinate different people towards a common goal. Interested in multidisciplinary construction projects with strong focus on facades and materiality.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

BuroHappold, London, GB, Facade Engineer

Dec 2012 - current
 

Intern, Thessaloníki, GR, Ar+ Kontaxakis Architects

3-months internship, at a Greek architectural office, assisting the project architect in Architectural drawings for private housing projects in Greece (2), as well as in their procedural organization of building permits
Work included: Architecture-scale drawings, maquettes

Jul 2006 - current
 

Self-Employed, Delft, NL, Freelance Illustrator (part-time)

T-shirt design (11), 2010 (2D digital painting)
Architectural Visualization projects for architects (5), 2009 (3D rendered in 2d digital painting)
Comic Books (2): “Katadioksi, 2008”, “Komninos (under development)” (2D digital painting)
Teaching Book Illustrations (2) “The mouse and the moon”, 2004, 2010 (2D digital painting)

Oct 2004 - current
 

TU Delft, Solar Decathlon 2012, Delft, NL, Envelope Team leader (Architect)

Core team member and Envelope team leader, responsible for the design of construction of a Glass Fiber Reinforced Composite floating dwelling, from the architectural until the prefabrication phase (project terminated unexpectedly due to lack of funding).
Work included: Fabrication design coordination, Detailing, Material sustainability analysis, Quantitative calculations, BIPV facade design, sponsoring and funding.

May 2011 - Mar 2012
 

Northern Greece Entrepreneurs Cultural Society, Thessaloníki, GR, Architect- Researcher

Part of a 4-member team conducting in-situ analysis at specific urban regions of 4 European port-cities [Rotterdam, Marseille, Limassol, Thessaloniki] for the following aspects: Facade organization, Pedestrian-Parking planning, Urban Equipment
Work included: Drawings for a printed publication, Images for a public presentation (held in Olympion cinema, Thessaloniki, Greece)

Jul 2010 - Oct 2010
 

Municipality of Thessaloniki, Center of Architecture, Thessaloníki, GR, Architect- Researcher

Part of a 4-member team conducting Spatial analysis and proposing Architectural interventions within the municipality of Thessaloniki, GR, with specific focus on the Upper City region.
Work included: Urban-scale mapping of the existing context, Urban-scale draft design proposals, Architecture-scale design proposals

Jul 2009 - Oct 2009
 

I.P.M. Investment, Thessaloníki, GR, Architect

Freelance architect producing architectural drawings for potential siting of commercial (supermarket) buildings (6).
Work included: Architecture-scale master plan proposals

Mar 2009 - May 2009
 

Aziz Ben Chaabane Architects, Tunis, TN, Intern

3-months internship, at a Tunisian architectural office, assisting the project architect in Architectural drawings and construction details for private housing projects in Tunisia (2), preparing draft drawings for a private housing project (1)
Work included: Architecture-scale drawings, 3D models and visualizations

May 2007 - Aug 2007
 

Education 

Delft University of Technology, Delft, NL, Masters, Building Technology

Master of Science in Building Technology, Specialization Façade Engineering

Degree grade: 8.4/10.0 (With Distinction/ Cum Laude)

Thesis: Research on the combination of translucent Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymers
(GFRP) and Phase Change Materials (PCM), for applications in architecture (grade 9.0/10.0)

Aug 2010 - Jul 2012
 

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloníki, GR, MArch, Architecture Engineering

Faculty of Engineering, School of Architecture

Degree grade: 8.9/10.0 (Excellent)

Thesis: De_S_K : Academic facilities for the Industrial Design School at T.E.I. of Kozani,
Greece (grade 10.0/10.0)

Oct 2003 - Jul 2009
 

Awards 

Honorable Mention candidate, Honorable Mention

Candidate (Honorable mention pending) for the 2-year Master of Science in Building Technology, TUDelft, NL, 2012

2012
 

Delft Innovation Awards Finalist, Other

(As part of the ReVolt House core team), NL, 2012

2011
 

Scholarship of Academic merit + Excellence Prize, Scholarship

1st year of Architecture Engineering, AUTH, GR, 2004

2004
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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