From the 11 until 20 July the Municipal Gallery of DEPPAM will host the works of Norvigo-(Mykoniati) architect Bjorn POE husband Mykoniatissas Annouso Kousathana Rohe……..
Bjorn first visited Mykonos in 1960 as a student during a study trip to traditional Cycladic architecture and “They fell in love” Island and later wife, Annouso Kousathana, daughter Vienoulas.
Since visiting the island every year since 1979 along with his entire family on vacation in Platis Gialos.
He always liked to design and study the landscapes through various drawing and painting techniques to try to capture the soul of the Mykonian landscape and granite, through the study of shadows and color changes Borders.
The changes that have taken place in the natural environment and landscape of Mykonos is irreversible and it seems that the scale of the wise traditional architecture It is now disrupted by development companies operating on the island.
The report Bjorn Rohe invites us to reflect this change and lament the lost landscapes Mykoniatika, now that the need to protect the fragile ecosystem of the islands is now more than necessary and urgent.
Municipal Gallery of Mykonos “Maria Igglesi”
11-20 July 2019, Matogianni hall
Bjorn Røe, Mykonos Landscapes of nostalgia, designs
Opening Friday 12 July at 20.30′