ELASTIC is a global award-winning firm of international, diverse and talented architects and interior designers. Based in Athens, Greece with offices in London, Toronto, Dubai and Cyprus, the studio is structured to provide architectural, interior and hardscape design services with an innovative approach that aims to create unique hospitality experiences. ELASTIC Architects and Designers specialize in high-end hospitality and mixed-use resort design with a variety of international and domestic large-scale projects in their portfolio.


Ria Vogiatzi

She was born in Athens  and completed her studies in the Architecture school of the National Technical University of Athens. The sculptural approach of her design was the inspiration for Elastic, founded in 2005 with Principal Alexandros Xenos, which is now an international architectural and interior design company of +100 architects and interior designers around the world.

Fortune magazine recognized her as a Trailblazer for her international avant-garde design and she has been awarded with internationally acclaimed awards in America, Europe and the U.K.


Alexandros Xenos

He was born in Athens, Greece and completed his studies in the Architecture school of the National Technical University of Athens. As of 2000, he is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece, the Greek Architects Council. In 2001, he created Perisfairion, an architectural and construction company. Along with Ria Vogiatzi, they founded ELASTIC in 2005.  For the last 25 years, he is involved in numerous projects in Greece and abroad with main scope the architectural study, supervision and construction, mainly focusing in lead design consultancy for hotels and resorts.


Enrique Mangalindan

In 2018, principals Ria Vogiatzi and Alexandros Xenos along with Designer Enrique Mangalindan, founded the company’s Toronto based branch. Enrique is Partner and Creative Director of the ELASTIC branch in Canada.

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Aman Resorts

One & Only

Banyan Tree

Janu by Aman

Four Seasons


Marriott Hotels

Accor Group


Nobu Hotels

Nammos Restaurants

Nammos Hotels


The Edition

Mitsis Group

Brown Hotels



2023 Tourism Awards – Platinum _ Hotel Design of the Year

2023 Tourism Awards – Bronze_Design Villa of the Year

2023 BIG SEE – Architecture Award 2023 Winner l Tourism Buildings

2022 German Design Awards – Excellent Architecture

2022 Tourism Awards – Gold l Architecture and Design for Tourism

2022 IDA International Design Awards – Gold l Architecture/Hotels & Resorts

2022 100% Hotel Show – Architect of the Year 2022 l Special Award of the Public

2020 Tourism Awards – Bronze_Architecture & Interior Design-New Hotel Development, Restoration

2020 Tourism Awards – Platinum l Architecture & Interior Design

2020 Tourism Awards – Silver l Architecture & Interior Design-Hotel design of the year

2020 Interiors Awards – Gold l Interiors Awards_ Hospitality

2020 Interiors Awards – Bronze l Interiors Awards

2020 Interiors Awards – Silver l Hospitality

2020 German Design Award – Excellent Architecture

2019-2020 European Property Awards – Best Hotel Interior Cyprus

2019 Tourism Awards – Architecture & Interior Design Best Award for Interior Design

2019 Tourism Awards – Architecture & Interior Design Best Award for Hotel Design of the Year

2019 Commercial Interiors Awards – Gold _Best Interior-Boutique Hotel

2019 100% Hotel Design Awards – Special Boutique Hotel Award

2018 IDA International Design Awards – Silver l Interior Design Renovation

2018 IDA International Design Awards – Architecture Categories l Honorable Mention

2018 IDA International Design Awards – Interior Designs_ Honorable Mention

2018 German Design Award

2018 BIG SEE – Interior Design Award

2017 Tourism Awards – Bronze l Architecture & Interior Design

2017 Iconic Awards – Architecture l Winner

2016 Tourism Awards – Silver l Best Renovation

2016 100% Hotel Design Awards – Best City Hotel

2020/Fortune Magazine – Most Powerful Women Edition/Ria Vogiatzi Interview
2019/Fortune Magazine/ Elastic Architects
2020/Architecture Digest/Nammos Restaurant at Four Seasons Resort Jumeraih
2021/Sleeper Magazine – Hospitality Experience & Design/ Banyan Tree Varko Bay
2019/Mancode/Elastic Architects
2019/Hotels and Luxury Resorts in Greece by Ili & Ktirio/Coco-Mat Athens/Niche Hotel/Ever Eden Resort/Moxy Patra
2019/2Board – Official Athens Airport Magazine, The Red Issue/ Ria Vogiatzi Interview
2022/Ktirio Editions/ Isla Brown Corinthia