Founding Member and Board Director
Veronika Antoniou aspires for healthy and creative communities to prevail in the urban context. She is a licensed architect, interior designer and urban planner. Her work spans many aspects, and includes the practice of architecture, socially-engaged art and research on sustainable city development. Her academic work was funded by the Japanese Ministry of Education and the Université Libre de Bruxelles. Veronika’s work experience includes projects in Japan, Italy, Switzerland and Cyprus. Since 2013, as the creative director at Urban Gorillas, she has been applying design-oriented techniques and transversal working methods to transform urban spaces into inclusive and interactive environments. She has curated a number of art and architecture exhibitions, which featured the work of Urban Gorillas in important institutions amongst them the MaXXI Museum, Venice Biennale of Architecture and Milano Triennale.