This series of 81 portraits of distinguished Greek personalities was exhibited in Warehouse 1 of the Thessaloniki Port Authority in October 1993 as part of the 28th Demetria Festival. The official exhibition catalogue was published under the title “80+1 Portraits of Thessaloniki Personalities” by the Municipal Art Gallery of Thessaloniki. The making of 69 of these portraits has been filmed by the Greek philologist Christos Bakalakos. These videos are available to watch below.

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The poet Themis Liveriadis, 1993, oil on hardboard, 136x122cm

The poet Zoe Karelli, 1992, oil on hardboard, 122x113cm

The composer Dionisis Savopoulos, 1993, oil on hardboard,153x122cm

The photographer Yiannis Kiriakidis, 1992, oil on hardboard,154x124cm

The philologist Christos Bakalakos, 1993, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The poet Takis Varvitsiotis, 1992, oil on hardboard,142x122cm

The writer George Chimonas. 1993, oil on hardboard, 127x111cm

The playwright Loula Anagnostaki. 1993, oil on hardboard, 140x122cm

The basketball coach Yiannis Ioannidis, 1993, oil on hardboard,141x122cm

The Professor of Art History Miltos Papanikolaou, 1993, oil on hardboard, 160x122cm

The physicist and mathematician Sotiris Krommydas, 1992, oil on hardboard, 153x122cm

The writer Sotirakis Loustas, 1991, oil on hardboard, 131x120cm

The actor Alekos Oudinotis, 1993, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

The actress and theatre director Roula Pateraki, 1993, oil on hardboard, 153x122cm

The Professor of Art History Alkis Charalambidis, 1993, oil on hardboard, 152x122cm

The Professor of Theatre Arts Nikiforos Papandreou, 1992, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

The violinist Kostas Vamvas, 1993, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

The Director of the Vafopoulio Cultural Centre Anixi Balasa, 1993, oil on hardboard, 153x122cm

The Professor of Ancient Greek Michalis Sakellariou, 1993, oil on hardboard, 153x122cm

The Professor of classical studies Dimitris Lipourlis, 1992, oil on hardboard,141x122cm

The poet Klitos Kyrou, 1992, oil on hardboard, 189x122cm

The musician Kostas Karanikas, 1993, oil on hardboard, 145x122cm

The singer and theatre director Mary Soidou, 1993, oil on hardboard, 140x122cm

The violinist Dimitris Themelis, 1993, oil on hardboard, 152x122cm

The Professor of Architecture Nikos Moutsopoulos, 1992, oil on hardboard, 166x122cm

The Professor of German Kurt Graf von Posadowsky-Wehner, 1992, oil on hardboard, 135x122cm

The poet Chrysanthi Zitsea, 1993, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The painter and writer Carolos Tsizek, 1993, oil on hardboard, 169x122cm

The Professor of International Law Dimitris Konstantopoulos, 1992, oil on hardboard, 140x122cm

The bookdealer Solomon Molcho, 1993, oil on hardboard, 152x122cm

The Professor of Art History Efthimia Georgiadou Kountoura, 1993, oil on hardboard, 154x122cm

The poet Dinos Christianopoulos, 1992, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

The Professor of Classics Dimitris Maronitis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 160x122cm

The writer and painter Nikos Gabriel Pentzikis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 161x122cm

The violinist Kosmas Galileas, 1993, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

The pianist Domna Evnouhidou with her son, 1992, oil on hardboard, 170x140cm

The writer Dimitris Dimitriadis, 1993, oil on hardboard, 153x122cm

The Greek composer and conductor Nikos Astrinidis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 153x122cm

The writer, literary critic and publisher Telemachos Alaveras, 1992, oil on hardboard, 122x114cm

The actor Dimitris Karellis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 142x122cm

The Professor of Medieval Literature Manolis Kriaras, 1992, oil on hardboard, 164x122cm

The poet Nikos Aslanoglou, 1993, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

Kostas Loustas, self-portrait, 1993, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The painter Panos Papanakos, 1993, oil on hardboard, 153x122cm

The actor Andreas Zisimatos, 1992, oil on hardboard, 164x122cm

The Professor of Byzantine Art and Archaeology Nikos Nikonanos, 1993, oil on hardboard, 140x122cm

The first chanter Harilaos Taliadoros, 1992, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

The typographist Nikos Nikolaidis, 1993, oil on hardboard, 154x122cm

The ethnologist Evdokia Miliatzidou-Ioannou, 1993, oil on hardboard, 152x122cm

The conductor and pianist Giorgos Thymis, oil on hardboard, 153x22cm

The prose-writer and art critic Giorgos Kitsopoulos, 1993, oil on hardboard, 161x122cm

The actor Harry Klynn, 1993, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The Curator of the Thessaloniki Municipal Art Gallery and art historian Katia Kilesopoulou, 1993, oil on hardboard, 152x122cm

The Professor of Greek and Roman law history Nikos Pantazopoulos, 1993, oil on hardboard, 153122cm

The poet Giorgos Stoyannidis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

The Professor of Sociology Yiannis Xyrotyris, 1993, oil on hardboard, 170x122cm

The violinist Dani Dosiou, 1993, oil on hardboard, 153x122cm

The painter Kostas Lahas, 1993, oil on hardboard, 135x122cm

The collector and donor of works of art Sotiris Tsoukalis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 161x122cm

The Professor of Art History Chrysanthos Christou, 1992, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The conductor and composer Alkis Baltas, 1993, oil on hardboard, 146x122cm

The heart surgeon Panagiotis Spyrou, 1993, oil on hardboard, 158x122cm

The Professor of Law Aristovoulos Manesis, 1993, oil on hardboard, 170x122cm

The Macedonian War veteran Zacharias Diafas, 1993, oil on hardboard, 170x122cm

The Professor of Modern Greek History Apostolos Vakalopoulos, 1992, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The writer and historian Kostis Moskof, 1992, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The founder and general director of the ‘Dimitreli’ arts organization Leonidas Dimitrelis, 1993, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The pianist Yiannis Vakarelis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The Professor of Ancient Greek Nikos Chourmouziadis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 166x122cm

The ethnician and Professor of Philosophy Alki Kyriakidou-Nestoros, 1992, oil on hardboard, 185x170cm

The Professor of English Literature Anastasia Vafopoulou, 1991, oil on hardboard, 120x100cm

The author George Ioannou, 1992, oil on hardboard, 140x122cm

The poet George Vafopoulos, 1991, oil on hardboard, 120x100cm

The Professor of Classics Ioanis Kakridis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 185x122cm

The journalist and newspaper editor Kostas Dimadis, 1991, oil on hardboard, 123x100cm

The poet Manolis Anagnostakis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The archaeologist Manolis Andronikos, 1992, oil on hardboard, 165x122cm

The poet Panos Thasitis, 1991, oil on hardboard, 176x122cm

The author Tolis Kazantzis, 1992, oil on hardboard, 123x110cm

The public prosecutor Vasiliki Theodorou, 1992, oil on hardboard, 141x122cm

The Professor of Law and President of the Society for Macedonian Studies Konstandinos Vavouskos, 1992, oil on hardboard, 122x110cm

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