Panayotis D. Cangelaris - Greek Diplomat and Collector

 

CONTEMPORARY GREEK PAINTING
THE CANGELARIS COLLECTION

 "The Pink Hat" by Yannis Migadis

"The Pink Hat", 1992
By Yannis Migadis (1926)
Mixed techniques on canvas, 48Χ68 cm.
Inv. No.: P-59

  YANNIS MIGADIS (1926)

Born at Heraklion (Crete), Yannis Migadis studied painting at the School of Fine Arts, Athens (1945-1951) with Costas Parthenis and stage scenery and costume design at the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris.  He also took free lance lessons in history of art, archeology, architecture and aesthetics at "Athenaeum".  He had his first solo exhibition in Athens (1954).  Other one-man and group shows in Greece and abroad followed as well.  Together with painting he was as well engaged in stage scenery designing, theatre and Greek and foreign cinema.  He has also painted frescos and has illustrated books, calendars and magazines and published a series of articles on literary and art magazines too.  Starting from an expressionist stage scenery like style, his work has a distinct Greek air of lyric realism.  He lives and works in Athens. 

P.D.Cangelaris, Reflections upon Greek Contemporary Painting, The Cangelaris Collection, vol.2, Athens 1999

 

 

Return

 

Ελληνικά

 

 

Home - Biography - Career - Publications - Scouting
Philatelic Collection - Painting Collection - History Genealogy
Video Files - Sitemap - Links - E-Mail 

 

Copyright © 1998 to date:  by Panayotis D. Cangelaris
All rights reserved

You may copy information found here for your personal use only.
You may republish text or images provided attribution and link to the source are included.
You may not duplicate, distribute or sell said information, without prior written permission of the author.