Τhe photographer Michael Pappas, based in Euboea island, make images of customs and traditional events in Greece. His images are being published internationally, including VOGUE, New York Times, The Guardian, National Geographic, VICE US and more.
The exhibition at the Benaki Museum presented for the first time to the Athenian public, images that the photographer have made over the last 7 years during his visits to traditional events in Greece.
His love of human-centered pictures, as well as rural Greece, prompted to create images during local traditional events and to produce a more experiential work. His goal is to communicate their personal quests and the respective conclusions to the general public through the art of photography.
-Images are published internationally, including VOGUE, New York Times, The Guardian, National Geographic, VICE and more.
-Partnered with Blue Star Ferries, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, UNESCO.
-Digital archive is held and safeguarded by the Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece.
-THE BENAKI MUSEUM OF GREEK CULTURE. GREECE. ATHENS. NOV6 2018 – JAN13 2019. ETHOS.
-MUSEE FRAGONARD. FRANCE. GRASSE. MAY25 – SEP22, 2019. ETHOS.
-INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL. GREECE. IOANNINA. 2021. MITOS.
-OLYMPIC ATHLETIC CENTER OF ATHENS ‘SPIROS LOUIS’. 2021. MITOS.
Based in Euboea island, Greece. Working worldwide.