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The show Of Death and Other Demons presents the third consecutive group show at CAN gallery after Nyctophilia (2015) and Tender Is The Night (2016) that reflects upon the themes of darkness and death through seventeen artworks and one publication.

Press Release

According to Greek mythology, Sleep and his twin brother Death were gods, sons of Night and Erebus. Sleep was considered to be a quiet and peaceful god or demon who wondered earth and was usually depicted as a handsome young man sleeping on a bed or spreading seeds of sweet dreams on earth, or as a demon with wings carrying a dead man through death. In the work The Gates of Horn and Ivory …

According to Greek mythology, Sleep and his twin brother Death were gods, sons of Night and Erebus. Sleep was considered to be a quiet and peaceful god or demon who wondered earth and was usually depicted as a handsome young man sleeping on a bed or spreading seeds of sweet dreams on earth, or as a demon with wings carrying a dead man through death. In the work The Gates of Horn and Ivory Panayiotis Loukas and Malvina Panagiotidi combine these two versions of Sleep in a figure made of clay with excellent finesse, imagination and detail. The title of the work is a literary image that appears …

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P. Anagnostopoulou 42
Athens, GR