INTERVIEWS

Interviews on global affairs and their relationship to architecture wirh architects, artists, journalists, critics, historians, photographers and politicians.

ArchiTravel Interviews the Russian Artist Yuri Avvakumov

ArchiTravel Interviews the Russian Artist Yuri Avvakumov

ArchiTravel interviews the architect, curator and artist Yuri Avvakumov from Russia. Interview by : Maria Anagnostou Maria Anagnostou: You seem to be a world traveller. What is the importance of architectural tourism? Yuri Avvakumov: I was born in the Soviet Union, behind the Iron Curtain, in a country where people were deprived of freedom of […]

ArchiTravel Interviews Marilena Skavara

ArchiTravel Interviews Marilena Skavara

ArchiTravel interviews the architect and interaction designer Marilena Skavara. Interview by : Maria Anagnostou Maria Anagnostou: What is the importance of architectural tourism? Marilena Skavara: Architectural tourism is definitely one of the driving forces of global tourism. Ranging from the popular landmarks visited by most tourists […]

ArchiTravel Interviews Maria Aslam-Hyder

ArchiTravel Interviews Maria Aslam-Hyder

ArchiTravel interviews the architect, writer and publisher Maria Aslam-Hyder. Interview by : Maria Anagnostou Maria Anagnostou: What is the importance of Architectural Tourism? Maria Aslam-Hyder: I think it’s the key importance of any country because you are showcasing your heritage, your culture, your buildings, your dynamics through […]

ArchiTravel Interviews Thomas Holtkötter

ArchiTravel Interviews Thomas Holtkötter

ArchiTravel interviews the architectural photographer Thomas Holtkötter. Interview by : Maria Anagnostou Maria Anagnostou: What is the importance of architectural tourism? Thomas Holtkötter: In my opinion it’s very important. If people are talking about their holidays they are always mentioning buildings – the roman cathedral […]

ArchiTravel Interviews John Clemow - RMJM Lab Principal

ArchiTravel Interviews John Clemow – RMJM Lab Principal

ArchiTravel interviews John Clemow, RMJM Lab Principal. RMJM is known as one of the largest and most geographically diverse architecture firms in the world. John Clemow talks about the character of today’s cities and the concept of affordable housing while planning in the UK. He also shares his thoughts for security in the urban environment […]

ArchiTravel Interviews Eleni Bastéa

ArchiTravel Interviews Eleni Bastéa

ArchiTravel interviews the architectural historian Eleni Bastéa. Interview by : Stamatia Koloniari  Stamatia Koloniari: What is the importance of architectural tourism? Eleni Bastéa: I think it allows us to dream and imagine having different lives and it transports us not only to different places but to a different society as well; I can say from […]