April 2013 Papasotiriou Bookstore, 37, Panepistimiou St., Athens
In collaboration with the Magazine ‘gr design’, the Papasotiriou Bookstore (37, Panepistimiou Street, Athens) organizes “The Month of Graphics & Design” with a special tribute to books of Greek Artists’ Graphic Design with a program of lectures, presentations and a permanent exhibition of Greek books on Design.
The event is held under the auspices of the Graphic Designers’ Association.
A large exhibition stand will be hosting and exhibiting graphic design creations made on behalf of the Institute for the Study of Urological Diseases (ISUD). Among others, the printout with the identity of the Institute, as well as some of the SEX infographics that have been created this year in order to raise public awareness upon various aspects of sexual life.
Students, teachers and people from the field of Design are invited to get informed about Greek book titles on Graphic Design, their creators and the new releases from abroad.
At the same time, the presentation of the new Greek magazine «gr design» will take place. It is a graphic-design magazine mainly focusing on innovative information, participation in education, presentation of actions and promotion of both students and established artists.
Students from various graphic-design schools will have the opportunity to get to know about the special stationary, printing paper and printout types by sponsors of the event who will have corners at the bookstore with their projects and products. With an open invitation to schools of graphic design, classes will be taught on the premises of the bookstore and students will exhibit their projects with themes inspired by Greek books.
The main bookstore shopwindow will be set up and decorated by the school ‘VELLIOS SCHOOL OF ART’.
Exhibitors: Dimitris Arvanitis, the Beetroot, The Designers United, the Greekinfographics, Panos Constantopoulos, Zoe Katsigianni, Panagiotis Haratzopoulos, and Fotis Pechlivanidis.