One exceptional villa that stands out among the Paros luxury villas is the iconic architectural landmark located in Santa Maria Beach. This extraordinary house has been nominated and exhibited numerous times, becoming a symbol of architectural excellence on the island. Its innovative design seamlessly blends contemporary elegance with the natural surroundings, creating a harmonious union between art and nature. Immerse yourself in the captivating spaces adorned with unique artwork and modern amenities. The villa offers unparalleled views of the Aegean sea and direct access to the stunning Santa Maria Beach, making it a true paradise for beach lovers.

HOUSE A+B Paros was nominated for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2013 

Design year: 2008

Year of completion: 2011

Site area: 9.500,00 m2

Built area: 430,00 m2

Construction cost: 1.100.000,00 EUR

Design team: Stephan Buerger, Demetra Katsota, Anna Karagianni, Tassos Govatsos, Mladen Stamenic

Structural engineers: Panagiotis Panagiotopoulos

Mechanical engineers: Kryfos AE

Landscape architects: Scape

Client: private

Photographs: Louisa Nikolaidou


‘House A+B’ nominated for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award



‘House A+B’ in the publication Cleary, R., ‘21ST Century Architecture. Design Houses’, Images Publishing Group Pty

Ltd, Victoria 2012, pp. 72-75

‘House A+B, Santa Maria, Paros’ in the catalog Milioni, M. [ed.], ‘Architectural Awards 2013’, Hellenic Institute of

Architecture, Fotolio & Typicon, Athens 2013, p. 54

‘Houses A+B’ in Ktirio (Κτίριο), 08/2012, Ktirio Ekdoseis, Thessaloniki, 2012, pp. 38-44

‘House A+B’ in the publication Yang, S., ‘Green Homes’, Liaoning Science and Technology Publishers, Shenyang

2012, pp.176-181

‘House Α+Β, Santa Maria, Paros, Cyclades’ in the publication Buerger, S., Katsota, D., Panetsos, G., (eds.), ‘2011

Greek Architecture Yearbook’, volume II, ΔΟΜΕΣ publications, Athens, 2011, pp. 110-111

‘Two vacation houses in the Cyclades’ in the publication Dragonas, P. [Ed.], ‘New Greek Architecture in Greece,

Volume II’, Architecture in Greece (Αρχιτεκτονικά Θέματα), issue 45, Fotolio & Typicon, Athens 2011, pp. 60-63

‘Ein Ferienhaus für Götter’ in Baumit Journal, 2 / 2011, pp. 34-35

‘Dispersal & consolidation’ in Ellinikes Kataskeves (Ελληνικές Κατασκευές), issue 156, Niko Advertising S.A., Athens

2011, pp. 64-71


‘Made in Greece +’, january 2012

exhibition, organiser: Greece, GSD. Harvard University, Cambridge – MA

‘Made in Greece +’, june 2012

exhibition, organiser: Greece, GSD. Boston Museum of Science, Boston – MA

‘Architectural Awards 2013’, december 2013 – January 2014

exhibition, organiser: Hellenic Institute of Architecture. Benaki Museum, Athens – GR

‘Europe’s best Buildings. The European Union Prize for contemporary architecture. Mies van der Rohe Award 1988-

2013’, july – september 2014

exhibition, organiser: Architekturzentrum Wien and Fundació Mies van der Rohe Barcelona, Architekturzentrum

Wien, Vienna – AT