The Department of Antiquities, Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works, announces the opening of the exhibition entitled “Ancient Kition and the modern world of Larnaka”. The event will take place on Wednesday, the 20th of April 2016, at 6:40pm, at the Visitors’ Centre of the Archaeological Site of Kition”. The exhibition will remain open to the public until the 31st August 2016.
The exhibition includes works of artists who are inspired by old paintings portraying the Larnaca area, particularly the area of ancient Kition, and intervene artistically to produce a modern perspective. It is organized in collaboration with the Phivos Stavrides Foundation – Larnaka Archives and it is held in the framework of the celebrations for the International Day for Monuments and Sites (18 April).
The opening of the exhibition is held under the auspices of the Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Mr Marios Demetriades. At the event, the Director of the Phivos Stavrides Foundation – Larnaka Archives, Mr Iosif Hadjikyrakos will address a short presentation. A reception will follow.