Traditional techniques such as embroidery, loom weaving, knitting and sewing, are transformed into works of contemporary art
The group exhibition titled Weaving the Future Part II, which will take place at the Municipal Art Gallery of Larissa – G.I. Katsigras Museum from June 24 to October 31, 2021, revolves around themes of female nature and creativity. The participating artists are 29 women, using various mediums of artistic expression: painting, sculpture, installations, photography, video and performance. They use traditional methods such as embroidery, loom weaving, knitting and sewing, and materials like wool, canvas, yarn and fabric, which are transformed into works of contemporary art, inspired by tradition and local customs.
The artists participating in the exhibition are: Alkalai Artemis, Anastasea Anta, Vassileiou Viki, Gkeka Penni, Dimitropoulou Martha, Zerva Betty, Zygouri Mary, Kanakaki Aikaterini, Kassi Marigo, Koenig Maria-Marika, Kraja Mpeskida, Kyrkou Evdokia, Kyrmakidou Evi, Lagou Maria, Michalakakou Maro, Basdeki Evaggelia, Betsou Viki, Myrka Ioanna, Petrova Margarita, Politi Spyridoula, Potamianou Artemis, Rimpatsiou Katerina, Sdoukou Ifigenia, Sofologi Fani, Stoikou Eleftheria, Tsiatsiou Theodora, Fouriki Efi, Chanioti Dimitra, Chioti Thaleia.
Curator: Efi Michalarou, Art Critic & Exhibition Curator, Member of AICA HELLAS (the Greek section of the International Association of Art Critics)
Exhibition duration: June 24 to October 31, 2021
Municipal Art Gallery of Larissa – G.I. Katsigras Museum
2 G. Papandreou St., 41334 Larissa
Tel. 2410 623615, 2410616266
Email: [email protected]
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