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Michael Z. Kevgas was born in Kallithea, Attiki in 1943 to parents who were refugees of Asia Minor descent. He attended the Department of Design at the Diplareios School in Athens, and later studied Interior Design at the Athens Technological Institute (Doxiadis School) from 1969 to 1971. He is a member of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece.

His works have been published in daily papers as well as various literary magazines (Odos Panos, Mandragoras, Filologiki), in school textbooks (Antigoni – Filoktitis, 2nd Grade of Lyceum and Chemistry, 3rd Grade of Gymnasium) and in the “Melissa” Dictionary of Greek Artists. Many of his works can be found in public and private collections in Greece as well as abroad. His works on public display include a bust of Balkan Medalist Thanasis Ragazos (brass, 1991) at the Stadium of Almyros, in Volos, Greece, an embossed profile of sports sponsor Vasilis Manolopoulos (brass, 1992) at the Themistokleio Gymnasium of Piraeus, and a head sculpture (brass, 2011) at the Municipal Theater of Kallithea, in Athens.

Solo Exhibitions
1985: Art Gallery of Piraeus Town Hall
1987: Art Gallery “Epipeda” in Athens
1994: Art Gallery “Adinor” in Athens
1996: National Conservatoire of Athens, (Art Club - Concerto)
1999: Art Gallery “Lavyrinthos”, city of Katerini
2000: 43rd Lyceum of Athens
2000: Cultural Centre of the Municipality of Kos (Ippokrateia 2000)
2001: Art Gallery “Chrysothemis” in Athens
2010: Cultural Center of the Municipality of Syros (Ermoupoleia 2010)
2010: Municipal Gallery of Kallithea “Sofia Laskaridou”
2014: Ai-Giannis in Makrisia, Olympia
2015: Municipal Gallery of Piraeus

Group Exhibitions
1985-1994: Art Gallery “Epipeda” in Athens
1990: Art Gallery “Adinor” in Athens
1992: Art Gallery “Argo” in Athens
1999: Art Gallery “Lavyrinthos”, city of Katerini
2001: “Technopolis” in Athens, Month of Visual Arts
2001: Municipality of Thessaloniki, “Vafopoulos” Cultural Centre,
1st Pan-Hellenic Exhibition of Microsculpture – Miniature
2002: Thessaloniki Port Authority, Warehouse B, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, 1st Interbalkan Exhibition of Modern Microsculpture – Miniature
2003: Exhibition Hall of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece,
Exhibition of Microsculpture
2004: Exhibition Hall of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece, Exhibition
of Painting – Microsculpture – Engraving
2008: “Technopolis” in Athens, “90 years of the Communist Party of Greece”
2009: “Technopolis” in Athens, “The Human Form in Art”
2010: Eugenides Foundation, Exhibition “85 Years Mikis Theodorakis
2011: Perama Ship Repair Zone
2014: Perama Ship Repair Zone
2014: Municipal Gallery of Athens, “Resist Now” Exhibition of Contemporary Visual Arts by the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece
2014: Municipal Gallery of Athens,  “Resist Now” Exhibition by the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece
2016:  Kahramanoglou Factory, Keratsini, Peiraias, “Humans, Color and Iron ”
2017: Municipal Gallery of Athens, “Visual Arts and the Resistance 1950 – 1974” Exhibition by the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece
2017: Dépôt Art Gallery for Contemporary Art, Athens, “80+1 Years of Absence: Lorca” Visual Arts Exhibition
2017: Museum of the Pan-Hellenic Union of Prisoners and Fighters of Makronisos, Exhibition of Microsculpture by the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece
2017: Kahramanoglou Factory, Keratsini, Peiraias, “Humans, Color and Iron 10”
2017: CHILI ART GALLERY Stand 20, ART THESSALONIKI 2017, HELEXPO
2018: Dépôt Art Gallery for Contemporary Art, Athens, “My art, my self” Visual Arts Exhibition

Presentations – Publications
School Textbook, “Antigoni – Filoktitis,” 2nd Grade of Lyceum.
School Textbook, “Chemistry,” 3rd Grade of Gymnasium
“Melissa” Dictionary of Greek Artists
“Odos Panos” (literary magazine)
“Mandragoras” (literary magazine)
“Filologiki”  (literary magazine)

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REFERENCES (in Greek)

Works on Public Display
1991: Bust of Thanasis Ragazos, Balkan Medalist (in brass), Stadium of Almyros, Volos, Greece
1992: Embossed Profile of Vasilis Manolopoulos, sports sponsor (in brass), Themistokleio Gymnasium of Piraeus
2011: Head Sculpture (in brass), Municipal Theater of Kallithea, Athens
Other works can be found in public and private collections in Greece as well as abroad.


 

 


 

 

Contact:
Michalis Kevgas, artist-sculptor
Studio-Atelier: Fotomara 68, 11745 Athens
Tel: +30 210 9214392, +30 210 9219138
Blog: http://mkevgas.blogspot.com/
E-mail:mikevgas@gmail.com