"Look through” the stories of Alexis Akrithakis in the City of Athens Arts Centre.
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"Look through” the stories of Alexis Akrithakis in the City of Athens Arts Centre.

Exhibitions

By designing, you live in the draw. You cry with it. You're dying with it. You're in love. And you wait for the draw that will kill you.
Akrithakis

The City of Athens Culture, Youth and Sports Organization (OPANDA) presents the Stories of Alexis Akrithakis at the Arts Center March 15th to June 3rd 2018.The books, stories and notebooks of Alexis Akrithakis (1939-1994), state the participation of the Arts Center at the Athens 2018 World Book Capital.
The exhibition will be inaugurated by the mayor of Athens Yiorgos Kaminis on Thursday, March 15th at 19:00.
Denis Zacharopoulos, with the significant contribution of the daughter of A. Akrithakis, Chloe Geitmann Akrithakis, curate the exhibition which is being carried out in cooperation with the Cultural Society of Saronikos "Polytropon".
Alexis Akrithakis is a notable visual artist. Not only because his relationship with books, writing and other important writers and poets was direct, but also for the many drawings and books like stories and stories like one-page image he created for his daughter, throughout his life. Thus, he founded his work and his personality in art internationally.

15 March, 2018 to 3 June, 2018
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In the framework of the exhibition, meetings are planned with the artist's family, close friends, well-known writers and intellectuals with topics related to his life and work (Saturday 17/3, 12:00 - Sunday 22/4, 12: 00 - Thursday 10/5, 19:00 and Thursday 24/5, 19:00). A detailed schedule will be announced soon.
Also, educational programs will be carried out not only for school groups of all grades, but also for families.

Educational programs:
 An artist makes stories about his daughter! Come to share! Educational programs for school groups of all grades.
Days: Friday 16, 23, 30 March 2018
Friday 20 and 27 April 2018
Friday 4, 11, 18, 25 May 2018
Hours: 11:00 - 12:30
Bookings: Monday - Friday 10.00-13.00, Tel: 210 7224238
 Family action: art workshop
In the workshop of Alexis Akrithakis ... travelling around the world with the mind or the eyes!
Days: Tuesday 8, 15 & 29 June 2018
Hours: 19.00-20.00
For children aged 6-12. Up to 25 people
Bookings: Monday - Friday 10.00-13.00, Tel: 210 7224238

Free entrance

Information:
City of Athens Arts Centre at Parko Elefterias
Vas. Sofias Ave., Parko Eleftherias, Athens - T. (+30) 210 7224028
Metro Stop: Megaron Mousikis
Opening hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 21.00, Sunday: 10.00 - 14.00, Monday closed

Venue: 
Arts Centre
Language: 
Greek
Duration: 
During visiting hours
Hours: 
Opening hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 21.00, Sunday: 10.00 - 14.00, Monday closed
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