Greek Fashion: 100 Inspirational and Creative Years

How has Greek culture and civilization - ancient and Byzantine - inspired and influenced fashion in the modern era?


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Greek Fashion: 100 Inspirational and Creative Years

Hellenic Cosmos
254 Pireos, Tavros
Opening hours are Tuesdays to Thursdays from 9.00 to 13.00, Fridays from 09.00-20.00, Saturdays from 11.00-16.00 and Sundays from 10.00-18.00.

The Foundation of the Hellenic World and the Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation are presenting “Greek Fashion: 100 Inspirational and Creative Years” at the Hellenic Cosmos cultural center; a show exploring the influence of Greek culture and civilization on fashion.

Comprising 140 exhibits, the show presents work by well-known and pioneering Greek and foreign designers, as well as small studios and humble dressmakers, illustrating how the old became an integral part of the new.

The exhibition is accompanied by an excellent catalogue in Greek and English.

This article was originally published at ekathimerini.com.


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