"LOVE" - Photometria Awards 2017

Subject: LOVE
1-30.4.2017

Competition "LOVE" 2017

PHOTOGRAPHERS/ Abraham Pavlidis

Abraham Pavlidis was born in Thessaloniki 1950.Between 1957-1968 he lived in the village Gazoros is Serres. He studied Decoration and worked in an architectural studies office, whereas at the same time he started getting interested in painting and travelling in Greece. In 1981 at Agio Oros he met Giannis Tsarouhis with whom he met several times in the following years for the Garden of Holy Mary, reinforcing his need to study the tradition. He started taking pictures in 1990 and since 1995-96 he focused almost exclusively on the representation of inner spaces. His work has been presented in personal and team exhibitions in Greece and abroad, such as his personal exhibition in the Museum of Photography in Thessaloniki (2004) which was accompanied by the album Homes of Tradition. In 2010 he released the album The last picture.