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Aristodimos Komninos

Born in Athens, Greece

Lived, studied and worked

in Greece, USA, UK, India, and Portugal



2011 - 2013  SMArchS - Architecture & Urbanism

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


2006-2007 Erasmus Student Exchange Program

Universidade Fernadno Pessoa


2002 - 2010 Diploma of Architectural-Engineering

National Technical University of Athens





2017-today - Customer Success Manager

Trimble SketchUp - London, UK

2015-2017 - Urban Planner

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill - London, UK


2013-2014 - Architectural Designer

Robert A. M. Stern Architects - New York, NY


2012 - Teaching Assistant

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Cambridge, MA


2012 - Intern Architect

Serie Architects-Mumbai, India


2012 - Research Assistant

Organization for Permanent Modernity - Cambridge, MA


2011 - Architectural Engineer

Hellenic Army - Orestiada, Greece


2008-2009 - Junior Architect

Olive3, Architecture & Design - Athens, Greece



Grants & Awards


2012 - Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation.

2012 - MIT - Merit Based Fellowship Award

2011-2012 - Fulbright Foundation in Greece

2009 - Europa Nostra

2006-2007 - Erasmus Program



Languages: Greek+++++, English++++, French+++, Portuguese+ 


Operating systems: Microsoft Windows, macintosh OSX


CAD & BIM software: SketchUp, Revit Architecture, Rhinoceros 3D, Grasshopper, 3D Studio max, V-ray,  AutoCAD 2D & 3D


Graphic Design software: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Corel Photo Suite


Other: ArcGIS, Microsoft Office 


Hand sketching, model building, fabrication (laser-cutting, 3d-printing)





2014 - Bracket 4: Takes action | “Hellinikon and the Question of the Large Urban Void”.


2014 - The New Global City and the End(s) of Public Space - ACSA 102nd Annual Meeting, “Hellinikon: Tactics of Capital Urbanization and the Collective Superstructure” , Miami


2012 - Senseable City Guide To Rio De Janeiro 2 | “Riotap, Rio de Janeiro’s travel companion”, Cambridge


2012 - Towards a Development Model for the Middle Ring Suburbs Design Research and Graphic Illustration, NAIOP Research Foundation, Cambridge


2012 - Re:Providence-Urban Design projects-fall 2012 | “The Wall”, MIT SA+P, Cambridge 


I am an Architect-Engineer, and Conceptual Urban Designer. My research and practice engage issues of urbanization, infrastructure, and the dynamics of the collective.

PEDA Headquarters

PEDA Headquarters

Architectural Competition for the New Administration Centre of the Regional Unit of West Attica

SketchUp @ CDW 2018

SketchUp @ CDW 2018

Watch here the SketchUp for Interiors sessions I gave during Clerkenwell Design Week 2018 in London.

Public Power Corp. Headquarters

Public Power Corp. Headquarters

Our proposal receives Honorable Mention at the National Architectural Competition for the New Headquarters of the Greek Public Power Corporation.

Sales Engineer @ SketchUp

Sales Engineer @ SketchUp

As of November 6th, I am the SketchUp Customer Success Manager for UK and Europe!



International Conference on Urban Autonomy and the Collective City - 1&2 July, Athens Greece

ACSA 102nd Annual Meeting

ACSA 102nd Annual Meeting

Watch my presentation from ACSA 102nd Annual Meeting in Miami.

The Transformable Desk-top

The Transformable Desk-top

A folding furniture prototype for MIT Media Lab's City Home project.

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