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The Chicago Athenaeum Museum for Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies announce the 2024 Symposium ‘The City and The World’

Athens, Greece (July 4, 2024) – The Chicago Athenaeum Museum and The European Centre for Architecture and Design are excited to announce the upcoming 2024 “The City and The World” Symposium and associated events, scheduled to take place from September 20 to October 6, 2024, in Athens, Greece.

Join us on Friday September 20, at the European Centre-Contemporary Space Athens exhibitions opening in Athens to take part in the combined expositions that exhibit the best examples of international architecture and the most outstanding eco-friendly designs and sustainability projects. The duration of exhibitions will be from September 6 to October 6 with free entrance for the public.

On Saturday September 21, an evening of celebration and recognition will take place at the Divani Palace Acropolis in the form of a conference as we honor visionary architects and designers from around the world.

The Awards Ceremony will feature a showcase of award-winning projects that exemplify innovation and excellence in architectural design. After the ending of the awarding, a Gala/Dinner will take place to honour the winners and the prize laureates.


Dates: September 21-22, 2024

Event Highlights:

2024 International Architecture Awards Exhibition and Awards Ceremony

2024 Green Good Design Awards Exhibition and Awards Ceremony
The European Prize for Architecture 2024

The American Prize for Design 2024

Explore the future of urban environments within the upcoming Symposium, featuring discussions on sustainable design practices, urban resilience, and inclusive city planning. Engage with industry leaders and thought-provoking speakers as we address critical issues shaping our cities today and tomorrow.


Exhibitions Venue: The European Centre-Contemporary Space Athens,
74 Mitropoleos Str., GR-105 63 Athens, Greece.
Awards Ceremony Venue: Divani Palace Acropolis, (Roof Garden)
19-25, Parthenonos Street, Athens, Greece.

For more information and registration details:

Ms. Konstadina Geladakis:

About The Chicago Athenaeum ( is a global nonprofit education and research institute supported by its members. Its mission is to provide public education about the significance of architecture and design and how those disciplines can have a positive effect on the human environment.

About The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies ( is dedicated to public education concerning all aspects of the built environment including the philosophical issues of arts and culture that ultimately give the final shape to design. A high emphasis exists on contemporary values and aesthetics, conservation and sustainability, and the theoretical exploration and advancement of art and design as the highest expression of culture.