Collection by Michalis Kotsaris
The painter and engraving artist Michalis Kotsaris was born in
Etoliko-Greece. He studied Greek Language and Literature at the Faculty of
Philosophy in the University of Crete. In 1998, he created the first Fine
Arts Venue in his town, the Artistic Hall "Ergo 1998". He is involved in
Stage Designing as he is the Artistic Director of the Drama performances of
'Etoliko Theatre Group'. He is a member of the international non-profit art
movement 'IYOMA' and has participated in several of its exhibitions.
Engraving is his current main occupation. He is a member of the Greek
Engravers Association and the Greek Chambers of Fine Arts.
His work can be found in the Ecumenical Patriarchate, the Art Centre of the
New Library of Alexandria in Egypt, in the Gallery of Timisoara University
in Romania, in the "Diexodos" Speech and Arts centre in Mesolongi, as well
as in private collections in Greece and abroad. (Manolis Diplarakis
Collection - Heraclion, Crete, from the Sculptor Vasilis Papasaikas).