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Artist Lecture and Book Presentation

Hosted by the prestigious Corfu Reading Society (the oldest cultural centre in Modern Greece, est. 1836), the exhibition incorporated an artist lecture, in which I introduced the audience to some of the latest research on the neuroscience of artistic visualisation, and a fresh presentation of my introductory book to Peladan's life and thought. I hope to have news on the English-language version of this soon. Photos from the lecture and book presentation that took place during the exhibition. Click photos to enlarge and continue scrolling through the album, or float your mouse over the photos and use arrows to navigate. [su_carousel source="media: 3088,3100,3089,3090,3092,3093,3094,3095,3096,3099,3097,3098" limit="100" link="lightbox" height="200"]

Exhibition Catalogue

The full exhibition catalogue is available to view below. It is not downloadable. A full-colour, luxury print edition comprising 56 colour pages as seen below is available directly from me for £12 / € 15 / $ 16 (not including p&p). A number of the paintings are still available for sale. Please contact me at sashachaitow[@] for pricing and further information, as well as to order a print catalogue. Use the arrows or thumbnails at the bottom to scroll through the catalogue. Click on any page to enlarge, and click the [x] button to the top right of your screen to return to the full catalogue. [wp-booklet id=3020] Stained by the Light II will be exhibited at Glastonbury Galleries between 14-23 October 2017. More news on that soon! [contact-form to='[email protected]' subject='Stained by the light_contact form'][contact-field label='Name' type='name' required='1'/][contact-field label='Email' type='email' required='1'/][contact-field label='Comment' type='textarea' required='1'/][/contact-form]

Stained by the Light I | Sasha Chaitow’s 2017 art exhibition | A virtual visit to the Corfu show

  About the exhibition “Stained by the Light I” was a collaborative effort between myself and two young Greek composers from the local university, who found me while I was halfway through the preparation of the paintings. Sakis... Read More | Share it now!

Inside Sasha’s Studio: Winter 2016-17 – working on Stained by the Light series

The working title for my new collection sums up what happens when I go off to pick a fight with another angel, as I do without fail almost every night. Several strands of inspiration coagulate in my new collection: the power of letters, words, and ancient scripts; the central notion of metamorphosis and initiation expressed through a literal interpretation of the collection title; the use of antique and emblematic symbolism inspired by Renaissance art, all heavily influenced by the subversive power of street art.…

Στο ατελιέ της Σάσσας: Χειμώνας 2017 και η νέα συλλογή «Λερωμένη από Φως»

Είναι αρκετά τα νήματα έμπνευσης που συνευρίσκονται στη νέα μου συλλογή: η δύναμη των γραμμάτων, των λέξεων, των αρχαίων αλφαβήτων, η κεντρική έννοια της μεταμόρφωσης και της μύησης, τα αρχαία και εμβληματικά σύμβολα, και μια έντονη επιρροή από την τέχνη του δρόμου. …