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                                                                                                 Δείτε τις εκδηλώσεις ΕΔΩ

                                                                                                 Δείτε τις εκδηλώσεις ΕΔΩ

municipal picture gallery

The Municipality’s painting Gallery is open for the public from:
Tuesday to Friday: 09.00 – 14.00 and 17.00 – 20.00
Saturday and Sunday: 10.00 – 15.00
Monday: closed
Information: telephone - 405
Email: pinakothiki@pireasnet.gr, athinaapanou@yahoo.com

The Municipal Gallery was launched in 1957 initially as part of the Public Library and in 1985, it includes 837 works of famous modern Greek painters (M. Akselou, K. Volanaki, P. Byzantiou, L. Gerali, E. Douka, D. Kokotsi, T. Lazaris, N. Lytras, M. Economou, K. Romanides A. Christofi), and many younger artists, more importantily is the presence of Piraeus painters. The Municipal Gallery also owns a collection of 80 sculptures of George Kastrionti (1899 - 1969), the collection of 156 works of the folk artist Stamatis Lazarou (1915 - 1988) and the donation to the City of actor Manos Katraki (1909 - 1984), including - the final - theatrical costumes, personal belongings and valuable theatrical and photographic material. The collection of G. Kastrioti donated to the Municipality of Piraeus by the widow of the sculptor in 1974 and housed in the hall
Nowadays, in the gallery’s premises educational seminars and programs also take place, hosting children from kindergarten up to elementary and secondary education there is also the possibility of a tour in the gallery after arrangement
The municipal gallery nowadays, is hosted in the old post office building Filonos street 29

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