An Athens Gallery Opening Underscores the City’s Potential as a Design Hot Spot

Nicolas Bellavance-Lecompte and Quentin Moyse in the brand-new Athens gallery space.
Image: Giorgos SfakianakisFounded in 2010 by Nicolas Bellavance-Lecompte and Quentin Moyse, contemporary art gallery Carwan will relocate from its decade-long house in Beirut to a brand-new 1,200-square-foot area in the historic port of Athens this September. Perhaps most essential, he worries, “I think Greece is the brand-new cultural capital of Europe.” Carwan plans to host 6 solo shows of Greek designers in 2021 to demonstrate its commitment to recognized and brand-new regional talent.
In the location is a brand-new Gagosian gallery, set to introduce September 24 with an exhibition by American painter Brice Marden.” The Carwan group first learned of its brand-new home from global manager Artemis Baltoyanni, whose next-door project exhibition area, The Intermission, welcomes contemporary artists to display their work. Athens feels fresh, new, and exciting.
Image: Clifton Li.

Picture: Giorgos SfakianakisFounded in 2010 by Nicolas Bellavance-Lecompte and Quentin Moyse, contemporary art gallery Carwan will transfer from its decade-long home in Beirut to a new 1,200-square-foot area in the historic port of Athens this September.” Carwan strategies to host six solo shows of Greek designers in 2021 to demonstrate its commitment to recognized and new local talent. In the location is a brand-new Gagosian gallery, set to release September 24 with an exhibition by American painter Brice Marden.” The Carwan team first learned of its brand-new house from international manager Artemis Baltoyanni, whose next-door job exhibition area, The Intermission, welcomes modern artists to showcase their work. Athens feels fresh, brand-new, and amazing.