Arts

Katerina Koskina

Katerina Koskina is a strong, bright, modern and passionate about her job woman. She is an art historian, a museologist and the Director of the National Museum of Contemporary Art οf Athens. She aims at establishing the museum in the hearts of its visitors as a site for…

Yiorgis Yerolymbos

Yiorgis Yerolymbos was born in Paris, France in 1973. He studied Photography in Athens and Paris, and Architecture in Thessaloniki. MA in Image and Communication in Goldsmiths College, University of London (1998) and PhD in Art and Design from University of Derby (2007). He has…

Poka Yio

Poka Yio is an artist and a performer who through his art aims to express today. His wish is for the paintings he makes and the perfromances that he creates to reflect the year that they were brought to life, thus living a historical heritage.…

Vivian Philippa & Dianna Karvounis

Industrial designer Dianna Karvounis and architect Vivian Philippa founded Two Is Company in 2009, reflecting a selective approach to the definition of beauty. Each stage of their creative process is managed within the meaning of the central concept, giving a distinctive entity in what they…

Charis Tsevis

Charis Tsevis is an acclaimed designer on an international level. Having walked all the way from artist to entrepreneur, he decided to stay loyal to designing, since this is the great passion of his life. What distinguishes his work is the creative approach of his…

Konstantinos Lazarakis, WSPC

Konstantinos Lazarakis entered the word of wine when he realized that it is connected with our senses and the good side of life, and that was something very attractive to him. Ever since he has given all his passion to the values of winemaking and winedrinking, which…

Kyriakos Kostarelos, Cheesemakers

Kostarelos cheesemakers first entered the world of cheesemaking in 1937, by the keen hands of Kyriakos Kostarelos. Now, it has been passed on to the third generation, the equally capable brothers Kyriakos and Nikos, who continue their family’s legacy. Keeping the values that were passed…

Zafiris Trikalinos, Trikalinos

It has been more than a century and a half since Trikalinos Family started making their own Bottarga. Specifically, Zafiris, Nikos and George dived in the waters  of Aitolikos and created the first Bottarga with their signature. Ever since they made a deal to always…

Maria Komninos

At the foyer of the Greek Film Museum headquarters in Athens, the so-called «Tainiothiki tis Ellados», visitors are greeted by a bronze bust of Aglaϊa Mitropoulou (1929-1991), a pioneer in the founding of what has been recently recognised as the sole official film heritage institution…

Lydia Venieri

If she wasn’t an artist, Lydia Venieri could have been a philosopher or a poet. In fact, she has a unique way of combining all these attributes, knowing no boundaries whether she speaks or creates works of art. “What does Greece mean today to an…

Pedro Olalla

Pedro Olalla has an excellent command of the Greek language. In fact, his vocabulary is much richer than that of the average Greek, as is his knowledge of the Greek history and culture. It’s already been three decades since he first got interested in the…