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Welcome to the Official Website of The Estate of Alexis Akrithakis. The aim of this website is to provide information on the art and life of Alexis Akrithakis, a major figure of Greek post war art.
CUrrently on view
MILTOS SACHTOURIS - HYDRA
TRAVELLING IN HYDRA WITH THE BIRDS’ HEIR
Fifteen artists are inspired by the work and the form of this poet – Alexis Akrithakis, Michalis Anastassiou, Elena Votsi, Yannis Kottis, Aphrodite Liti, Tassos Mantzavinos, Lefteris Xanthopoulos, Rena Papaspyrou, Eva Persaki, Panagiotis Rappas, Kyriakos Rokos, Edouard Sacallian, Nikos Tranos and Alecos Fassianos and Yannis Psychopedis.
The exhibition will take place in the shops of the Agora.
24.8.2020 to 14.9.2020
Working hours :
11 am - 2 pm and 7pm - 11.30 pm
BERNIER/ELIADES GALLERY Athens
Works on Paper
1972 – 2020
Alexis Akrithakis, Stephen Antonakos, Delia Brown, Michael Buthe, Paolo Colombo, Dionysis Kavallieratos, Jannis Kounellis, William Kentridge, Richard Long, Valérie Mannaerts, Brice Marden, Marisa Merz, Mario Merz, Annette Messager, Juan Muñoz, Nikos Navridis, Tony Oursler, Raymond Pettibon, Jon Pylypchuk, Daniel Richter, Jim Shaw, Christiana Soulou, Alexandros Tzannis, Kara Walker, Lawrence Weiner, Sue Williams, Robert Wilson, Gilberto Zorio.
20 February – 4 June, 2020
Curated by Paolo Colombo
Alexis Akrithakis: tsiki-tsiki
AT TELOGLION ARTS FOUNDATION
The exhibition is organised on the occasion of the 80th anniversary from the birth and 25 years from the passing of the Greek artist, Alexis Akrithakis.The exhibition that was first presented at The Benaki Museum in Athens, is the first systematic presentation of Alexis Akrithakis' work devoted exclusively to one of his most recognisable techniques, the "tsiki-tsiki", as writer Kostas Tachtsis named it in the mid sixties.
from the Zacharias G. Portalakis Modern Art Collection at the Historical Museum of CreteRead more ...
CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ PROJECT
The Estate of Alexis Akrithakis is in the process of preparing a catalogue raisonné of the works created by the artist.
As Alexis Akrithakis produced a large amount of works in his career, we would like to invite private and public collectors of Alexis Akrithakis artworks, as well as friends and relatives who own, or have owned, paintings, constructions or any other kind of artwork by the artist to share with us relevant information and photographic documentation.
> We invite you to use our Catalogue Raisonné Collectors form.
Thank you so much for your support!
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