Open Air Art Museum
The G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation has created a valuable collection of contemporary art over the years, containing seminal works by leading Greek & International artists, such as Vlassis Kaniaris, Nikos Alexiou, George Lappas, Giorgos Gyparakis, and Rena Papaspyrou. Most of the G. & A. Mamidakis Foundation art collection is located at the Minos Beach Art. The Open Art Air Museum presents the monumental sculptures and art installations which were created during a series of symposia held at the hotel.Show More
In 2018 it inaugurated “Art on Blue”, a series of site-specific works with Georgia Kotretsos’ installation “4 Cents” seen on the rocky surfaces and blue shores of Minos Beach art hotel. Kotretsos’ sculptural installation, comprising varnished copper-plated objects resembling trash bags is a monument to the most banal objects of everyday life. The installation touches upon the pressing environmental issues of plastic waste in the environment that affects wildlife habitat and humans.