A Photography Center in which all photography enthusiasts support just because it exists. Its last director did and still does his best to keep alive what originally had no reason to be born. Why should a Photography Center be planted on a remote island one of the most difficult to access where there was no local infrastructure or interest and without a trace of previous private initiative The few successful corresponding attempts were based on the previous presence of dedicated private individuals such as the Dance Center in Kalamata with Vicky who already ran a ballet school in the same city for years.
The fate of the Museum of Photography
In the meantime the Center absorbs significant Shadow Making Service sums per year in essence to produce an important exhibition every two years and distribute it throughout Greece the rest of the time. The tireless efforts of its director are not capable of giving life to a rather stillborn idea. The second state institution is the Museum of Photography in Thessaloniki. Another institution that absorbs some state funds in order to do nothing. At least until today. The Museum’s unique offering is and has been the annual organization of a series of exhibitions in. Thessaloniki entitled Photographic Coincidence an organization that was inspired and set up by.
Great Britain and other countries
The establishment of a single Museum of photography Aleart News does not seem to be preferred internationally. The complexity and of photography does not fit in a single museum especially at a time when painting museums are divided into periods of time. It should be noted that the entire United States a pioneer country in photography does not have a photography museum but each museum also has a photographic department with the most famous of course being the MOMA Museum of Modern Art in New York. The same is happening.