Saturday, November 14, 2015

Tassos Vrettos makeshift places of worship at Benaki Museum in Greece

Benaki Museum
GREECE---The photographic "fieldwork" of Tassos Vrettos, depicting the makeshift places of worship of migrants and refugees in and around Athens, is presented for the first time at the Pireos Street building of the Benaki Museum in Athens, Greece. The photographer records an invisible, unknown network within the city: basements and rented flats.... structures made at hoc in temporary or permanent addresses for groups of Buddhists, Muslims, Hindus, Spiritualists and Christians of various denominations and multiple ethnic origins. Benaki Museum, 138 Pireos Street, Athens, Greece; [link]