international day of Color on the 2nd of Mai

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international day of Color on the 2nd of Mai

Time: February 20, 2012 to April 12, 2012
Location: old Printing building (Tipografio) in Xiladika Thessaloniki, adjacent to the Railway Station
Street: 1 Aliakmonos str. (54647)
City/Town: Thessaloniki-Greece
Event Type: international, &, regional, exhibition
Organized By: Afroditi Karamanli
Latest Activity: Mar 10, 2012

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Event Description

Organization of the 4rth International & Regional Exhibition in Greece 2-22 of May 2012

                                         By the painter Afroditi Karamanli


With intention of establishing a ‘ Gallery of Colors’


On the occasion of the idea to set up an international day of Color on the 2nd of Mai by the graphic designer Andrea Foudoulidi (in our current grey times)

We started a collection of artwork since 2011 and continue this year towards the exhibition on

                                                        2nd of May  2012

The first exhibition will be set up in the old Printing building (Tipografio) in Xiladika Thessaloniki, adjacent to the Railway Station: posting of artwork (not registered)            1 Aliakmonos str.  (54647)Thessaloniki-Greece, in attention of : Andrea Foudoulidi


  • Submission of artwork until 12th of April 2012 with a brief biography of the artist, typed with all the contact information, E-mail and telephone numbers
  • Dimensions of originals , not photographs: A4 (24 x 21cm) or A5 (10 x 15cm), written on the back: full name, address , postcode, telephone numbers- home number, cell phone number, E-mail, title, materiality, year (artwork will not be returned)
  •  Please forward to other Artists friends
  • Εntry fees (10 Euro) covering the expenses of the exhibition



Wednesday 2 of May 2012 – Opening

10p.m. – 5p.m. Coloring the façade of the exhibition space with perforated decorations and spray, with repeated motifs to create a 3-floor mosaic

Thursday 3rd of May 2012

10p.m. – 5p.m. Create with local residents, using recycling materials, a sculpture for Thessaloniki

Friday 4rth of May 2012

Music, Theater performances and Recitations of Literary Texts from 4 in the evening until 4 in the morning with the traditional bun of Thessaloniki


The exhibition will be transported shortly afterwards in the island of Skopelos with the initiative of the luxurious ‘Anna’s Restaurant’37003 Skopelos : 0030-6977686156 (in August) &

in Patras in September under the supervision of Anastasia Kapiniari, artist – textile weaver: , 0030-6936185282,   Athens and Abroad


Confirmed participation:

  • .Record of 200 artworks from Mail Art artists coming from all continents
  • Artists of the Fine Arts Chamber of Greece,School of Fine Arts, Thessaloniki and Athens
  • Art Associations and Organizations


Exhibition dates: 2-22 of May 2012

Curator Tanya Saroglou

Opening hours of exhibition space on the first floor, daily: 10p.m. -5p.m.

More Information: Afroditi Karamanli,

Telephone numbers: 2310-844701,6932564047,

0030-6944381864 – only from abroad


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