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...