Shopping Center «Athena»
Hrets’ka Square, 3/4
Shopping center «Athena» is the small capital of the Greek Square.
Its interior is decorated with a real work of art – a giant steel tree with birds – a symbol of the family tree and the source of life. The marble memorial plate in honor of the goddess of wisdom and the ancient patroness of Greece – Athena Pallas.
Life itself is protected by a cocoon of walls.
The project was innovative not only in aesthetic, but also in technical aspect. Independent energy supply of autonomous heating by two separate inlets, backup generator, underground parking were taken into account in developing and building of business centre as a modern demands.
«Athena» Gallery became a laureate in the nomination «The Best Architectural Project of the Year» in the 2004.