Arts, another tradition of Andros

Andros is also a hub for the arts lovers.

Art exhibitions take place particular during summer months.

The island is home of the first contemporary art museum established in Greece. Here are a few places you should not miss if arts is of interest of yours, although there are more art related places around the island you may find on your way.

Goulandri Museum of Contemporary Arts
Founded in 1979, it was the first art museum founded in Greece. Chora Andros

Kidonieos Foundation
Founded in 1994 by Kidonieos’ couple. for over 20 years hosts every summer an exhibition, “Ploes”, devoted every time to a different group or generation of Greek artists. Chora Andros

Andros International Festival
Every August at the open amphitheater. Chora Andros

Art Gallery Adamantia
Hosts periodic exhibitions. Neiborio, Chora Andros

Kohyli Art Gallery

Created in 2022 by sculptor D Roussetos. One will find exhibits of the artist along with creations of others. Open during summer

Beyond, other galleries and hotels hold exhibitions contributing to the island’s long tradition to arts, such as: ANEROUSSA Hotel in Batsi, the Museum of Folklore and Religious Art in Chora, and the contemporary art shop HeArt in Batsi just to name a few.