on MARBLE SCULPTURE
The 4th International Symposium on Marble Sculpture in Thassos took place in 2005.
Following the three previous ones in a decade’s time,
the Symposium is a difficult yet wonderful project.
aim is to make the neat white crystalline marble of Thassos known, through the carving of sculpture works
which will remain in the carving place forming sculpture
Many visitors discovered the
Art surrounded by the natural insular scenery and the
formation of stone to sculpture which came from the
Artists worked in situ and
delivered equal in number works, all made of the
white crystalline marble of Thassos, known since
The pieces will remain in the Park of Thassos where
summer workshops are run by Greek and foreign
This year’s invited sculptors were: Emil Adamec,
Patty Sonville, an anonymous artist, Paul Doine, Jocelyn Pratt,
Sylvia Loew and Nora Valdez.
Photos from the symposium: