Natasa Govedarou, visual artist, curator and owner of Govedarou Art Gallery, organizes the solo exhibition of Olga Torlachidou's iconography entitled "Faith" at the gallery's space at G.Papandreou 5. A different exhibition with iconography painted on olive wood and bamboo by Olga Torlachidou which starts on Thursday February 1st and will last until the 16th of the month.
Olga Torlachidou was born in Russia in the city of Gorky, hometown of Maxim Gorky, where she lived until she was 18 years old. From the age of 12 he attended classes in a painting studio and continued in the city of Pavlova at the School of Fine Arts. She then did her three-year internship in the city of Kalinik at the university. Her love for painting and art led her to the Moscow University of Fine Arts where she studied for another three years.
She now lives with her family in Thessaloniki and until recently worked in the workshop of Pavlos Evaggelopoulos painting Byzantine and Russian icons using old 12th century egg tempera techniques.
Exhibition duration: 1 – 16 February 2024
Opening: Thursday, February 1, 18:30 – 21:00
At Govedarou Art Gallery G.Papandreou 5 (formerly Antheon), Georgiou stop
Curator of solo exhibition: Natasa Govedarou