Sep 17, 2014

Photography Exhibition Opening

Τοday is the opening of the intriguing exhibition “Theran Warriors”, curated by archaeologist Lefteris Zorzos. It presents the Theran soldiers who fought during WWI and the Balkan Wars as they were identified in the detailed record book of 'Cycladic Warriors' created between 1936-1938. It was recently discovered on the island of Syros and presents fascinating information about their family history, work, education, their time spent in the army along with an incredible portrait of each individual. The exhibition essentially aims to bridge the gap with this recent past and to create awareness about how we can preserve it.
Opening at 20.00, ιn the Estia of Pyrgos Cultural Association, in the central square of Pyrgos. The exhibition will run until 12 October and is open daily 10.00 to 13.00 and 18.00 to 21.00.