ALEXIS ACRITHAKIS exhibition "Chiki-Chiki" open at the Teloglion Foundation of Arts on Wednesday, December 4, 2019. It was designed on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the birth and 25th anniversary of the death of the great Greek painter Alexis Akritakis, while being presented in Athens at the Benaki Museum from September 24 to November 17, 2019.
The day before the official opening of the exhibition entitled "Once upon a bear A bear... from Benaki to Teloglion", based on Helen Geroulanou's children's fairy tale and an illustration by Iris Samartzis, we are expecting our friends at the opening of this special exhibition with a creative workshop inspired by the bear and reading the tale.
Τoys and games from Maria Argyriadis' collection that are exhibited at the Benaki Toy Museum are presented.
The exhibition presents work by V. Kalaitzis, Th. Koprianou, D. Zachou, A. Vandera, O. Kassoumi, D. Laiou, D. Rakogianni, H. Keridis, T. Tzantarma, H. Zapounidis, P. Tezapsidis and N. Cymes, which come mainly from the collection of psychiatrist-artist Pavlos Vasiliadis, but also from creators’ the collections of the themselves.