Back to Athens 4 / 2016. Exarchia
The Exarchia district, flourished between 1870 and 1880 at the confines of the city, playing a significant role in the social and political life of Greece. Μany intellectuals and artists live and work within the Exarchia perimeter. Historical and architectural landmarks of the area are the National Metsovian Polytechnic and the National Archaeological Museum of Athens. The Metsovian Polytechnic, founded in 1837, features a suite of magnificent neo-classical buildings by architect Lysandros Kaftantzoglou, while the museum has an imposing neo-classical design, initially planned by the architect Ludwig Lange and later modified by architect Panagis Kalkos, Armodios Vlachos and Ernst Ziller. The Exarchia area is cultural hub for the arts, for theatrical performances and concerts that take place around the central square.
Pinelopi Triantafyllou,Elina Sfountouri /PVC, LED /Dimensions variable