"UTOPIA" by Michael Kountouris

The Νewspaper “Efimerida ton Syntakton” and CartoonArk Publishing present

  • Theatre
Wednesday 20th of March 2013, at 19:00

Book Presentation: "UTOPIA" by Michalis Koudouris
and an Exhibition of his 18 Original Artworks

Discussion about the “Progress of Europe” with:
Alekos Alavanos, Panayiotis Ioakimidis & Konstantinos Tsoukalas


The newspaper “Efimerida ton Syntakton” and CartoonArk Publishing present Michael Kountouris’ book “UTOPIA”, on Wednesday 20th of March 2013 (19:00) at the Theater of Michael Cacoyannis Foundation (Piraeus 206, Tavros).   

The opening speech will be made by the Editor of “Efimerida ton Syntakton”, Nikolas Voulelis. In addition, Spyros Polikandriotis (Art Director) is going to talk about the book.

The book contains various sketches that are inspired by the public profile of the European Union and its progress, mainly through the last years. 

The sketches have been published at “Efimerida ton Syntakton” and other newspapers. They have also been republished by great international news agencies (CagleCartoons and Courrier International) and they have been awarded during the International Biennale EUROHUMOR 2003 (Italy) and the WorldPress Cartoon 2013 (Portugal).

At the foyer of the ground floor of Michael Cacoyannis Foundation there will be an exhibition of 18 pieces of art that were created by Michael Kountouris (from Wednesday 20th to Thursday 28th of March 2013).

In the framework of the event, there will be a supplementary discussion about the “Progress of Europe”. Alekos Alavanos, Panayiotis Ioakimidis (Professor of International and European Studies, University of Athens) and Konstantinos Tsoukalas (Professor of Sociology, University of Athens) will lead the discussion.

The discussion is organized by the newspaper “Efimerida ton Syntakton”.