Visitors to Athens this month who love fine art, can enjoy two exceptional art fairs in and around the city. Art Athina, the first to take place – 12-15 May, will be held at the Faliro Pavilion on Poseidonas Avenue. The annual art fair is one of the longest-lasting contemporary art fairs in Europe and attracts thousands of art lovers from around the world. The exhibition is free and more than 350 artists represented by 58 galleries from 9 countries (Greece, Belgium, Cyprus, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Switzerland and United Kingdom), will showcase their paintings, sculptures, photography and video art. There will also be discussions with guest speakers. Information: [email protected].
The second art fair- The Athens World Fine Art Fair, will be held – 20-23 May, at Zappeion Hall (5 euro: concessions: 2 euro). The exhibition will take on an international dimension with approximately 70 of the world’s top dealers in antiques, modern classics, contemporary works, photography and high-end jewellery attending to showcase their exquisite collections. Information: [email protected]