Yiota Kaplani was born in Thessaloniki. After obtaining her architectural diploma at University of Thessaly, she cooperated with many architectural offices, for competitions, private housing, public buildings, interiors, and temporary structures.
In 2007 finishes her “Master in collective housing” at ETSAM, Madrid and in 2008 she cooperates with “Lahoz-Lopez Arquitectos” in Madrid, for the architectural study of the National Hospital in Toledo and the exterior and interior design of a single-family house in Boadilla del Monte, Madrid. She also cooperated with R.L.A (Richard Lanka & Associates), a New York based architectural office , for the interior design of commercial spaces, renderings and digital presentations.
From 2008 to 2012, she cooperated with Macon group in Thessaloniki, working for projects such as architectural study of single and complex housing, as well as office buildings and interior design, being a founding member of Tazlab architects.
During the last 8 months she cooperated with KARD architects for the interior renovation and the external landscape design of a single-family house in Chalkidiki, as well as the architectural proposal of the new entrance of the port of Thessaloniki.