A collection designed by Constantina Tsiara for INOMO. Inspired by the ancient Greek mythological creatures , ALIAE (Haliae) , which were nymphs of the Mediterranean sea. They were depicted as beautiful maidens often riding through the sea on the backs of dolphins.
Constantina is an architect and designer keen on computational design, digital fabrication and advanced technologies in architecture. Currently she works at Workshop/APD, a New York based architectural firm specializing in innovative luxury home design and high-end commercial development. In the past, she worked or interned at several architecture firms in the US (Emerging Objects), France (EZCT Design & Research) and Greece (Omniview Design, Nimand Architects). She earned a Master of Architecture at UC Berkeley in California, and a degree in Architectural Engineering at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. During her studies, she conducted research on generative design and algorithms, 3D printing, robotics and Virtual Reality. Part of her work has been exhibited or published in Athens, London, Paris and San Francisco.