Cutting edge equipment • Test and Perfect • Ideas to Prototypes
In the making

CYENS Thinker Maker Space is a multifunctional creative space that works towards providing support and building collaborations with local entrepreneurs, designers, artists and researchers. The aim is to support the creative local community in developing projects that utilise digital fabrication techniques and rapid prototyping; aspiring to technology led innovation. Makerspace members are given easy access to cutting edge equipment and experienced technicians.

Designed to meet the standards of a modern creativity and innovation hub in Nicosia’s historic centre, Thinker  Maker Space was secured co-funding from the European Structural Investment Funds E.S.I.F, Allocated to Nicosia Municipality for the implementation of its Sustainable Urban Development Strategy “SUDS”.

Our Aims

To inspire the public to the opportunities offered by science, technology and entrepreneurship
To encourage technology-led innovation
To support scientists and entrepreneurs social engagement 
To help creators discover and develop new skills
To train and support local entrepreneurship

READ MORE ABOUT CYENS Thinker MAKER SPACE HERE

Projects

A selection of featured projects by the makerspace staff, resident artists but also affiliated researchers and academics   –  VIEW ALL PROJECTS HERE  –

Objects as tools for memory recollection

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A collection of exhibits led by our artist in residency Ibrahim Ince. His project focused on archival photographs and digital fabricated objects as tools of memory recollection. With our technicians […]

Traffic Lights Project

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Laser cutting and assembling of custom Traffic Lights project placed in the Makerspace Workshop area. Accessed via mobile through wi-fi; a small Arduino was customly programmed by staff members to […]

Skateboards in the making

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Skateboards assembling workshop powered by the CYENS Thinker Maker Space. The workshop took place during the summer Curiosity camp for kids, organised by CYENS Center of Excellence. All the parts […]

Soft Robotics

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Soft Robotics is an experimental project led by our first resident artist Marisa Satsia, that involves the design and fabrication of inflatable soft sculptures. These sculptures were made from flexible […]

Custom V-Plotter Development

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Hardware, software and part development (3D printed & laser cut parts) for custom V-Plotter, designed to further be drawing on big pieces of glass. Project by our intern Alexis Charalambous.

Camera face capture mocap for CYENS V-EUPNEA MRG

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One size fits all, Face capture mocap for GoPro camera. Components were 3D modelled and 3D printed for CYENS MRG group V-Eupnea. Put together and prototyped, with V-Eupnea researchers, this […]
News & Events

Keep a look out for our events / Workshops • Inductions • Presentations   –  VIEW ALL NEWS & EVENTS HERE  

Work in Progress Showcase

CYENS is hosting the first Work in Progress (WIP) showcase; an arts & technology focused initiative that brings together creatives and technologists – local and visiting – with the...
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DIY Interactive Environments Workshop

The CYENS Thinker Maker Space presents a two-day workshop in collaboration with ROBO, a Cyprus based company working in the fields of electronics and robotics. The workshop will introduce...
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Resident Artists Exhibition

The CYENS Thinker Maker Space is hosting the first exhibition presenting works from the Artists in Residency program. The exhibition will feature the work of Marisa Satsia and Ibrahim...
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Available opportunities / Artist residency program •  Internships •  Vacancies

Design Desk Officer Vacancy

The CYENS Centre of Excellence (formerly known as RISE) is seeking for a Makerspace Design Desk Officer to join its fast-growing team of passionate and enthusiastic professionals. The successful...
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Internship Program

The Thinker Maker Space of CYENS is now accepting internship applications for two paid internship positions for Software Development and Engineering.
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resident artist open call

Artist Residency Open Call

The CYENS – Thinker Maker Space is pleased to announce an open call for the Artist-in-Residence Program intended for creative individuals.
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Collaborators
Further to our service CYENS – Thinker Maker Space runs as a communal vessel to Techub (Cyens own co-working space). CYENS Techub provides hotdesks, dedicated offices, meeting rooms, events spaces and unlimited networking to individuals and companies in the heart of Nicosia. It also serves as a bridge between its members and CYENS prototyping and R&D services.
 

READ MORE ABOUT CYENS TECHUB HERE

TECHUB EVENTS
Our Team

Marios Constantinides

Makerspace Manager

Maker and Visual Artist
Traditional & digital fabrication practices

Teresa Georgallis

Design Desk Officer

Woven Textiles & Accessories Designer,
Maker and Educator

Stratis Pantelides

Makerspace Technician

Electronics, Rapid Prototype

Kyriaki Yiakoupi

Media Desk Admin

3D architectural modelling,
historic buildings
conservation & restoration practices

Marios Charalambous

Makerspace Technician

Digital Fabrication, 3D Printing,
Laser Cutting, CNC Routing

Maria Loizou

Graphic Designer

Visual Communication, Illustration,
Typography, Infographics

Artists in Residency

Ibrahim Ince

Multidisciplinary Visual Artist, Researcher,
Cultural Heritage, Digitisation, Museum Archives

Marisa Satsia

Multidisciplinary Visual Artist, Medical Artist,
Maker, Citizen scientist, Researcher

Interns

Dalga Hasmetoglu

Filming, Photography or Documentation,
Sonic (sound), Visual Editing

Alex Charalambous

Programming, Electronics,
Fabrication

Contact us

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Contact Info

  • 15 Alkiviadi street, Nicosia 1016
  • makerspace@cyens.org.cy
  • +357 22 747570

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