The 60’s and Greek Art

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Duration: 21.9.199427.11.1994
Organisation: Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre associated with the Pierides Gallery
Curator(s): Yiannis Toumazis
Sponsor(s): Volvo

Description

This multifaceted and varied exhibition presents the work of some of the most established Greek and Cypriot artists of the postwar era where the common direction with the most important art movements and trends of the second half of the 20th century are depicted.

Some of the participating artists have connected the Greek with the International avant-garde such as Loukas Samaras Pop Art, the sculptor Takis (Panagiotis Vasilakis) Kinetic Art, Pavlos Nouveau Realism, Vlasis Kaniaris, CostasTsoklis, Nikos Kessanlis and Alekos Fassianos.

Other participating artists are: Alexis Akrithakis, Sophia Vari, Giannis Gaitis, Ilias Gekoulakos, Achilleas Drougas, Opi Zouni, Makis Theofilaktopoulos, Sarantis Karavouzis, Michael Makroulakis, Dimitris Mitaras, Paris Prekas, Vangelis Moustakas, Theodoros (Papadimitriou), Sotiris Sorongas, Kiriakos Kambadakis, Christos Karas, Spiros Katapodis, Stathis Logothetis, Giorgos Milios, Giannis Papanelopoulos, Apostolos Petridis, Panagiotis Tetsis, Manolis Tzobanakis and others.

Amongst Cypriot participating artists are: Nikos Kouroussis, Angelos Makrides, George Skoteinos, Chistophoros Savva, Glyn Hughes, Dimitris Konstantinou etc.

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