Art: Culture & the Chopeen

Culture & the Chompeen

In New York City a number of prominent Greeks did their bit last week for Hellas, mother of the arts. Under the auspices of the Hellenic Forum and the Near East Foundation, a Greek Artists' & Craftsmen's Exhibition opened at the

Hellenic Craft Shop. Greeks bearing pieces to display included: Illustrator John Vassos, Mural Painters Panteles Zographos & Theodore Tsavalas, Landscape Painter Socrates Leonidas, Sculptor Polygnotos Vagis (protege of Mrs. Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney).

The exhibit opened with a reception at which platters of sweetmeats and little cups of Turkish coffee...

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