Among the best museums of Athens is the modern art collection of Vlassis Frissiras. This private museum occupies two ... More
Vlassis Frissiras Museum of Contemporary European Art
Among the best museums of Athens is the modern art collection of Vlassis Frissiras. This private museum occupies two beautifully renovated neo-classical mansions in the heart of Plaka, the old town of Athens. Among the 3,000 paintings and sculptures of the collection are works by some of the most renowned Greek artists such as Tsoklis, Moralis, Tetsis, Kessanlis and Psychopedis. European artists represented at the museum include Paladino, Blake and Adami among others. A cafe is at the disposal of the visitors.
The Museum of Contemporary Art is located near the sculpture by Cesar (on the Pierre Guerre roundabout), not far from
the Bonneveine shopping cente r. It hosts both permanent and temporary exhibitions in an area of 4000 square meters ...
This is a light and pleasant museum which has more than 2,000 works by internationally renowned artists. Temporary exhibitions of
painting and photography can be enjoyed, such as the controversial collection of photographs by the famous Benetton photographer, or ...
Kiasma will fascinate anyone interested in contemporary art and architecture, with everything from installations, paintings and audio landscapes to lectures
and performances in the museum's built in theater. See Kiasma's homepage for further information, including the open hours.