Georgios Averoff: From Metsovo to Alexandria

Lavishly illustrated book for youths and adults alike on the life, work and times of the great benefactor of Greece. By Yolanda Hatzi, the prominent author of educational books. 64 pages, 29X24 cm, soft cover, ISBN: 960-7694-07-4, Evangelos Averoff-Tossizza Foundation, 999.
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Puzzles of Paintings from the Averoff Museum

Mini-puzzles, 54 pieces each. The popular assembling game, ideal for exercising children’s observational skills and awareness of color, shading, and brushwork. Paintings from the Museum available in puzzle form are: Konstantinos Volonakis (1837-1904): “Volos Harbor” Nikos Xydias (1826-1909): “Still Life with Fruit” Pericles Pantazis (1849-1884): “Still Life with a Woman” Emilios Prosalentis (1859-1926): “Battle Ships” Constantinos Maleas (1879-1928): “Naxos” Michalis […]
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Handicrafts with Wool

Creative / educational activity. Package includes cardboard with design and directions, organically treated and dyed wool in various colors, information about the traditional art of wool. The child creates a design by cutting the colored yarns and gluing them on the cardboard in the desired shapes. Available in three different designs: “Flowers of the Region” “Spring Wildflowers” “Traditional Weaving, Wool […]
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Coloring the Paintings of Greek Artists

A coloring book accompanied by 6 color postcards of paintings in the Museum. Creative/educational activity designed to exercise children’s observational skills and heighten awareness of the properties of color, shading, and stylistic differences. The child colors in the paintings that appear in outline form in the book, after having studied the color postcard reproductions and read the brief descriptions of […]
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Pericles Pantazis 1849-1884: A Greek Painter in Belgium: Guide for Children

Educational program/creative activity on the life and work of the major Greek painter, Pericles Pantazis, with references to his time, and the characteristic themes and currents in painting. An easy-to-read pamphlet with texts accompanying the illustrations of the artist’s work as well as blank pages that stimulate ideas for painting. 16 pages, 29X24 cm, Evangelos Averoff-Tossizza Foundation, 1996.
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“Let’s explore the Museum” Educational pamphlet

A first familiarization with the Museum building and its works of art. The child follows the exercises in the pamphlet at her own pace, which prompt her to observe, discover, imagine, paint, and create something of her own. SPONSOR: Papastratos S.A. 16 pages, 28X21 cm, Evangelos Averoff-Tossizza Foundation/Children’s Museum of Greece, 1990.
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Mariza De Castro, With the Averoff Gallery Artists

Books on the Collection
This is an art book that will appeal to young people, as well as to all art lovers, teachers and parents. This book demystifies our encounters with works of art, encouraging each one of us to ‘read’ them based on our own sensitivity. The author has selected 21 paintings by earlier and contemporary painters on permanent display at the Averoff […]
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