RETURNEva Manidaki

Eva Manidaki

Set Designer
Born in Athens, she studied architecture in Paris (École Spéciale d’Architecture) and theatre at the Drama School of Embros Theatre. She has been working as an architect and set designer since 1995, while during 2002-2017 she was teaching at the School of Architecture (University of Thessaly, Volos). She has designed sets for theatre works at the National Theatre of Greece, Onassis Stegi, Greek National Opera, National Theatre of Northern Greece, Athens Epidaurus Festival, Karolos Koun Art Theatre as well as in private theatres. Since 2007 she has been a founding member of Flux-office, with participations and awards in exhibitions, performances and events in Greece and abroad, including: Nekyia, Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus (2015), nomination for Japan Foundation Award 2015, 14th Venice Biennale of Architecture (2014), national participation in the Greek pavilion, 12th Prague Quadrennial (2011), national participation in the Greek pavilion, gold medal of best work of theatrical architecture, Made in Greece, Harvard University, School of Design (2011), 6th Biennale of Architecture, Athens (2010). She has designed, among others, the sets for the GNO productions of Don Giovanni (Odeon of Herodes Atticus), for the ballet Gioconda's Smile (Stellatou/Hadjidakis, 2014/15), as well as Věc Makropulos. // Last update of the biography: June 2022.