112 57, Athens
Saturday & Sunday 12:00-17:00
Admission free of charge
Painter Leda Contogiannopoulou presents works from the last decade as well as her new line of work. The exhibition is hosted at 16th Fokionos Negri from January 22nd until February 9th.
According to Art Historian Ira Papapostolou ‘Leda Contogiannopoulou’s realism in her work is characterised by her obsession with drawing in detail, while having elements such as a unique perspective that she uses to depict a space by various angles.’
Born in Athens in 1971, Leda Contogiannopoulou graduated from the Athens School of Fine Arts in 2000 under Jannis Psychopedis. He has presented her work in six solo exhibitions: Chrysothemis (2000), Art Gallery 24 (2006), Gavras Art Gallery (2008 and 2010) and Epsilon Art Gallery (2008 and 2011) and has participated in many group exhibitions. Ιn 2003 she participated at Sotheby’s auction International Young Artists. Lives and works in Athens.
The opening night will be held on January 22nd at 20:00.
On Wednesday February 5th at 19:00 a music event is organized with the participation of musicians Dimitris Koukoulitakis (guitar), Maria Koti (vocals) and Michalis Nikopoulos (lute, bouzouki). They will perform songs by Hatzidakis, Theodorakis, Hainides and others.