THE CANGELARIS COLLECTION
with Leaf", 1996 By Christos Caras
Oil on canvas, 73Χ54 cm.
Inv. No.: P-101
Christos Caras studied Political Sciences at the Panteios School
(1948-1950). He continued at the School of Fine Arts
with painting and fresco by Yannis Moralis and Andreas Georgiadis and
sculpture with Yannis Pappas. He later moved to Paris with a
state scholarship (1957-1960), where he
studied fresco at theÉcoledesBeauxArts.In
1973 he went to New York, where he worked for two years with a Ford
His first one-man exhibition took place in Athens (1961), but he
participated in group exhibitions already since 1958.
solo and group shows in Greece and abroad followed.In 1963,
he founded with other Greek artists the Group "Tomi" (Incision) and in
1976 the "Greek Artists League". He also
contributed in the organization of art and cultural conferences and
His work moves in the
abstract and surrealist area or even beyond that. Christos Caras passed away in Athens (2023).
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