The Association of Artists for the promotion of art in Crete , in collaboration with the painter workshop (Ptolemaida), present the group exhibition “Childhood” – visual artists working with and for children.
WHEN: 22nd to 30th May, Monday morning to Friday 10.00 to 13.30 and Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday afternoon from 17.30 to 21.30 and Sunday from 11.00 to 13.30.
WHERE: Mediterranean Centre of Architecture, Grand Arsenal,Venetian Harbour, Chania
The artists taking part try to explore and ultimately reveal the beautifully enigmatic universe of childhood, forgotten by adults.
Through their works the artists highlight the theme childhood in Greek society, the children’s demands and the investments made by the parents in their children.
The artists, through their works, try to decode, as far as possible, the complexity that characterizes childhood, opening up a dialogue with both the modern family and the educational community.
The exhibition will be held in collaboration with the Regional Unit of Rethymno, KAM Chania, the Parents ‘Association of the 1st Primary School of Rethymno and the Teachers’ Association of the 1st Primary School of Rethymnon.
The main objective is to support the activities of the Organization “The Smile of the Child”.
Parallel to the exhibition there will be educational programs and activities for children, parents, and teachers.