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 artists, such as Vlassis Kaniaris, Takis, 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.