EKKY Studio is an architectural practice based in Nicosia, Cyprus. It was founded in 2009 by architects Kenzo Yamashita and Elina Kriticou with the philosophy of designing sustainable and engaging Architecture focused on people, culture and tradition.

Focal to its philosophy is to maximize the potential of each project they undertake in all relevant dimensions - environmental, social and economic - with Bioclimatic solutions being fundamental to their approach. With the use of diagrams, 3d models, animation, images and physical models, they provide a realistic experience of the design proposal at an early stage thus gaining the customers’ confidence and consensus. With starting point a thorough understanding of context, history, and brief and a subsequent holistic interpretation of every stage involved, they propose robust design solution, using traditional and new materials combined in harmony.

Since its creation, EKKY Studio has accumulated substantial and diverge expertise, undertaking a variety of projects ranging from big scale, complex ones to smaller scale with private clients. Empowered by a team of innovative skilled architects of rich and variant background, it delivers a fresh approach to architectural design.

Company Information
Year of Establishment 2009
Member of ETEK
Number of Employees 1-50
EKKY Studio
Address & Contacts
Street Address

Dimofontos 23 , Nicosia 1075 , Cyprus

Elina Kritikou or Kenzo Yamashita
info [ at ] ekkystudioarchitects.com
+357 22 311 924
Working Hours now
Normal Opening Hours
  • Mon: 08:30-13:30 14:00-17:30
  • Tue: 08:30-13:30 14:00-17:30
  • Wed: 08:30-13:30 14:00-17:30
  • Thu: 08:30-13:30 14:00-17:30
  • Fri: 08:30-13:00 13:30-15:00
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed