Faggionato Fine Arts Opens First Exhibition of Modern and Contemporary Greek Art

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LONDON.- Faggionato Fine Arts presents Ντέρτι Humanism, the first comprehensive exhibition of modern and contemporary Greek art staged in the UK, with over fifty works previously unseen in this country. The exhibition is on view from June 9 through August 12, 2011. Curated by Nadja Argyropoulou, the show brings together an exceptional group of twenty artistic talents working across a broad range of mediums, from photography, sculpture, painting, embroidery and performance art, revealing the extraordinary vibrancy of the Greek art scene. Pieces range from the 1920s to the present day with a focus on the contemporary. Combining renowned classics and iconic modern pieces with new commissions, Ντέρτι Humanism scavenges a fresh artistic interpretation of the continuous quest for a new Greek identity, exemplified in the philosophy of renowned architect, Dimitris