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Orthodoxy

On 15th March 2013 the new group exhibition 'Orthodoxy' opened at the Hellenic Centre in London. Iconographer Eleftherios Foulides and photographer Doros Partasides exhibit alongside Yorgos's 'new icons'. The exhibition is organised by the Association of Greek Orthodox Communities in Great Britain together with the Hellenic Centre and held under the auspices of ...

Glass Art adds festive feel to Keir Townsend Interiors

Whether it’s a clever contemporary take on a church icon or a stunning abstract design, Yorgos Papadopoulos’s artworks are breathtakingly beautiful as well as fabulously festive for this time of year, glowing as if lit from within. His unique technique combines translucent and opaque, clear with colour, reflective with mat, old with new, delicate with firm, ...

Yorgos’s ‘Eyes’ Exhibited at ‘Insight’

Moorfields Eye Hospital in collaboration with the Parasol Unit Foundation for Contemporary Art presents the works of selected artists. Yorgos will be showing some of his 'Stratified Jewels'—works originally inspired by the middle eastern amulet commonly know as the 'evil eye'. He developed the idea of eyes even further when as a patient at Moorfields ...

Cypriot & Turkish artists use glass to tell a story

Renowned glass artists, Cypriot-born, Yorgos Papadopoulos, and Turkish native, Yasemin Aslan Bakiri use glass to tell a story of fraternity, protection and reconciliation in a joint exhibition taking place in Istanbul between May 12 to July 31. Titled ‘Transparency’, the two artists will portray their similarities in habits, life experiences, philosophies, values and ideas through glass ...

Craft Magazine Feature

MADONNA IN THE PINKS AND GOLD AND PURPLE, AND NEON GREEN… GLASS ARTIST GEORGE PAPADOPOULOS’S LATEST PROJECT HAS BEEN SIX YEARS IN THE MAKING, AND MARKS A TURNING POINT IN HIS ECLECTIC CAREER, SAYS PAMELA BUXTON FOR A BUDDHIST, George Papadopoulos has been spending an awful lot of time with the Madonna. Step inside the architectural glass ...

Real People Meet Real Design – New York Times

The Ninth Grader Leah Lewy peers through the smashed-glass decorative panels made by Yorgos Papadopoulos. MARK CRISPIN MILLER squinted into the hanging, eyeball-high tunnel made by the decorative smashed-glass panels of Yorgos Papadapoulos, a Greek Cypriot living in London and showing at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair last Saturday, and worried aloud. “I think these defy ...

Apeiron – exhibition at Hellenic Centre, London

Exhibition of Interactive Installationsby Greek Artists Specialising in New Media Arts The installations evoke and explore the Greek spirit, with subjects such as a virtual fashion show, the Green Line , a personal audio-visual account, a virtual reality tour of the ‘home’-lands and a historical timeline tracing two and a half thousand years of Greek history. Artists ...
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