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REMEMBRANCE

REMEMBRANCE

Remembrance is the second exhibition of The Pattern Tales. For the first time on the island of Syros, we will exhibit a selection of our work inspired by the classic epic poem Odyssey by Homer, the erotic poetry of C. P. Cavafy and the modern poetry of Tasos Livaditis.
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THE PATTERN TALES FOR GREAT IDEAS OF HUMANITY

THE PATTERN TALES FOR GREAT IDEAS OF HUMANITY

Something inspiring happens when the words of great philosophers from the ancient world meet the digital-native youth of today. The result can have a huge impact on the way people live and think. We believe high-quality design can have a social responsibility, and for this reason, we couldn't refuse the invitation from the Chicago Design Museum to take part in their initiative, Great Ideas of Humanity.
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WHEN PATTERN IS ART

WHEN PATTERN IS ART

In 2015, Spiros and I started our creative adventure having in mind a very clear artistic intention: illustrating books that we love by using as a key visual element the concept of pattern or repetition. And indeed, The Pattern Tales looks back at a time and at cultures where designing patterns was still an art and had a meaning.
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THE IMPORTANCE OF FRAMING WORKS ON PAPER

THE IMPORTANCE OF FRAMING WORKS ON PAPER

Although in our days framing is considered an aesthetical choice, it is essential for the works on paper, unless stored in a portfolio. Atmospheric conditions, like acidity and humidity, and light are the main “enemies” of all works of art.
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ONE PRINT IS WORTH 1000 WORDS

ONE PRINT IS WORTH 1000 WORDS

When it comes to buying work of art as a gift, most of us think that only experts can approach this field with confidence. If you are looking to invest in art, we suggest you also invest in expert advice, but if it is a special and meaningful gift what you are looking for, we believe that there are other factors that need to guide your choice.
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HOW TO SPOT A GOOD ART INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY - ORIGINAL DIGITAL PRINTS

HOW TO SPOT A GOOD ART INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY - ORIGINAL DIGITAL PRINTS

In the art market, a digital print is only considered “original” if the artist creates or manipulates an image on the computer in order for it to be actualized via a variety of supports, such as printing it onto paper or canvas. Therefore, an original digital print is not a “reproduction” of an artwork which already exists in other media (painting and so on).
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