Byzantine and Christian Museum :: Temporary exhibitions

Temporary exhibitions

  • Sculptures Exhibition

    27 September 2019 until 28 October 2019

    An open Sculptures Exhibition, with no specific theme, is presented by The Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece in the outdoor area of the Byzantine and Christian Museum.

  • Tímea Karkiss - Mosaic Harmony

    23 September 2019 until 22 November 2019

    The exhibition features a wide selection of mosaic artworks of Tímea Karkiss from the past 15 years. Tímea Karkiss creates her mosaics with the original ancient, classical technique used in the Roman and Byzantine era. She uses hand-broken stones and glass mosaic tiles. These noble and natural materials can be merged/mixed in countless variations which are very suitable for the execution of artworks.

  • George Kordis: Writing the Light’ Portable Icons 2005-2019

    16 September 2019 until 15 November 2019

    George Kordis was born in Makryrrachi, Phthiotis, in 1956. He studied theology at the University of Athens and iconography under the tutelage of Fr. Symeon Symeou. He then continued his studies at the graduate level in theology and in the aesthetics of Byzantine art at the Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology in Boston. He also studied painting at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in the same city.

  • Our Sacred Beauty. Byzantine icons from Thessaloniki

    18 July 2019 until 31 October 2019

    The exhibition: Our Sacred Beauty. Byzantine icons from Thessaloniki, was organized in the Holy Patriarchal Monastery of Vlatadon, on the occasion of the completion of the jubilee of the Patriarchal Foundation for Patristic Studies in 2018.