Many of his works decorated the cover or the frontispiece of literary magazines, such as Nea Estia, Morfes and Aixoni. Ghika illustrated fully the Poems by Kavafi, The Odysey by Kazantzakis, Daphnis and Chloe by Longus and Amorgos by Nikos Gatsos. Meanwhile, he created many individual covers and frontispieces for books and poetic collections by Odysseus Elytis, Lito Katakouzenos, Margarita Liberaki and others.
Τhe exhibition, combining painting and literature, offers to the public a great chance to admire older publications and to discover Ghika’s art of illustration.
Participant of the Athens 2018 World Book Capital
Wednesday, Thursaday, Friday, Saturday: 10:00 - 18:00
Free entrance on 28 & 29/04/2018