Curated by Antonia Papatzanaki, the exhibition is held as part of the 4th Timarete Hellenic Art Festival. Timarete is an annual festival whose purpose is to promote Hellenic art and culture, to finance educational programs for Greek language and culture, as well as to support underprivileged children. The Festival is organized by the Academy of Hellenic Paideia, Inc., a not-for-profit educational organization based in Astoria, New York.
This exhibition provides an exciting opportunity to the public to acquire authentic artwork through an Online Auction, hosted on the Paddle8 platform via a streamlined bidding process.The auction will launch with bidding on June 4, 2019 and close on June 18, 2019. Profits willbenefit the Academy’s “Sponsor a Student” program, which provides Academy scholarships to underprivileged children.