“The other Arcadia” Foundation presents contemporary greek paintings since 1985 from the Sotiris Felios Collection. The exhibition will take place at the Giorgio De Chirico Art Space in Volos from March 17th until April 18th 2012.
The exhibition “Between Reality and Fantasy” presents works by most of the Collection’s artists, such as Chronis Botsoglou, Jannis Psychopedis, Alecos Levidis and Calliope Assargiotaki, Xenofon Bitsikas, Emmanouil Bitsakis, Christos Bokoros, Stefanos Daskalakis, Maria Filopoulou, Theofilos Katsipanos, Konstantinos Kerestetzis, Michalis Manoussakis, Tassos Mantzavinos, Tassos Missouras, Nikos Moschos, Achilleas Papakostas, Constantinos Papamichalopoulos, Kostas Papanikolaou, Vassilis Papanikolaou, Giorgos Rorris, Edouard Sacaillan, Anna Maria Tsakali and Marilitsa Vlachaki.
Felios Collection began in the early 90s and now comprises more than 700 works of art, mostly paintings by contemporary Greek figurative painters. Part of the Collection has been exhibited at the Benaki Museum (Athens 2002 & 2009), the Famagusta Gate (Cyprus, 2003), the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art (Thessaloniki, 2003), the Sismanoglio Megaro (Istanbul, 2010), the Institute for Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Studies in Vence (Venice, 2011), while some works have been lent to museums for retrospective and collective exhibitions.
Giorgio De Chirico Art Centre Volos , 3 Metamorphoseos precinct tel. +30 242103170, email: email@example.com Tuesday-Friday 10:00-13:00 and 18:00-21:00 Saturday 10:00-13:00