Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural CentreAthens, 2008-2017

Client : Renzo Piano Building Workshop (RPBW)
Estimated Construction Cost: 325,000,000 € (excl. VAT)

The project comprises the programming, master planning, full design, tender documentation and construction administration of the following elements:
• The new Greek National Opera (GNO) (42,000m2) including the 1400-seat Main Auditorium, a Lecture Theatre and a School of Dance
• The National Library of Greece (NLG) (32,000m2)
• The “Stavros Niarchos” Park covering an area of approx. 190,000m2
• Car Parking Facilities for the above.
The site is approximately 240,000m2.
The Project is designed with advanced technological, environmental and sustainable standards and was awarded with the platinum LEED certificate.
BETAPLAN provided Design Services as the local partner (Executive Architect) to RPBW (Design Architect) for the following phases :
Phase 1 : Schematic Design Phase
Phase 2 : Design Development Phase
Phase 3 : Construction Drawings, Documents and Material Phase
Phase 4 : Bidding Consultancy Phase
Phase 5 : Construction Phase and Administration of the Construction

Contract Photos by Yorgis Yerolymbos