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JP AVAX building

JP AVAX building is one of the first bioclimatic buildings in the city.

  1. Modern and Contemporary era (1821 - )

    1998 Completed.

  2. Ottoman era (1453- 1821)

  3. Byzantine era (331 AC- 1453)

  4. Roman era (30 BC- 330 AC)

  5. Hellenistic era (322- 31 BC)

  6. Classical era (478-323 BC)

  7. Archaic era (800-479 BC)

  8. Geometric era (-1100- 800 BC)

  9. Prehistory (-1100 BC)

What I can see

The building of AVAX Company has a dynamic style, and its design meets some of its energy needs through passive energy systems. It consists of 3 basements, a ground floor and 5 upper floors, and has an east-facing orientation. The most dominant parts of the building are the 16-metre circular columns and the glass louvers, which automatically rotate with sensors, according to weather conditions.

What I can't see

It is one of the first bioclimatic buildings in the city. It was designed by Alexandros Tombazis’ office and has a total area of ​​3,050 m2. Its energy consumption is less than 50% of other conventional buildings and has openings for natural ventilation. The spaces of main use are on the side of the facade, while the auxiliary spaces are on the western side. It belonged in the Thermie-EC2000 program (Energy Comfort 2000).


  • Address: 15 Koniari St.


Doumanis Ο.V., (1999), Κτίριο Γραφείων στην Αθήνα [Company Headquarters in Athens], in Architecture in Greece, v. 33, p.p. 90-97, NTUA


Technical Chamber of Greece, (2000), Athens, London, Paris, TCG,

Last visit 17/5/2017