Nikos & Pandelis Sotiriades

PROTOLEIA

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FIRST-FRUITS OF SCULPTURE-

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As suggested by the title, they are our first works of art. Their material is iron. They are the beginning, the set-off of the journey. Especially significant is the story behind the very first sculpture.

This was made with Nikos Koundouros. One day in our workshop, Nikos asks us: “why don’t you get involved with sculpture?” with us answering “how do we do that?” Nikos replied “get me this piece of old machinery, a piece of cardboard, a pencil and a pair of scissors.” He drew a pair of wings, we firstly cut them on cardboard and tried them on the old machine. He asks “what do you make of that?” A perfect rooster. “Now, cut them on 5mm metal sheet and weld them.” All done. The journey began so simply… with absolutely no other suggestion… with no studies on the proceedings of Art. A new route, personal, lonely...

Personal Contacts
strom Nikos Sotiriades
GSM: +30 69 44 41 33 73
email: nikos@sotiriades.eu

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Work Shop Address
Ikarou 2 & Em. Pothou str.
Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece, EU, 721 00
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Personal Contacts
strom Pandelis Sotiriades
GSM: +30 69 77 29 07 04
email: pandelis@sotiriades.eu

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