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The House of Shadow

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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Mind blowing experience!

This tiny little place is somewhat like Alice in the wonderland! To my mind, the artist behind... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
GrandTour662750
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A must for every art lover

The art of Mr Triantafyllos talks to the soul. Everyone should visit the House of Shadows and let... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
Kritikos T
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The house of shadow was made to accommodate shadow artworks. In the convention hall you can you can see sculptures made from trash, which when appropriately light, they produce recognizable shadow forms.
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Orfeos 33, Xanthi 671 32, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tiny little place is somewhat like Alice in the wonderland! To my mind, the artist behind these sculptures must be a genius to be able to imagine the exact shadow that will come out after illuminating the objects he made! And in some cases,...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

The art of Mr Triantafyllos talks to the soul. Everyone should visit the House of Shadows and let himself be impressed from this inspired art. Congratulations!!!

Thank Kritikos T
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Not an everyday experience. Unique way of art, expression and ability to use different materials combined with a rather mysterious and at the same time genius and precise craftsmanship! Extraordinary

Thank ioanniskyp
Reviewed May 19, 2017

The house of shadows is created by Triantafilos Vaitsis and it is really a small masterpiece in the heart of the old town. His themes are wonderful, symbolic and is an impetus to reflect on our souls, the way our world is constructed and in...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

This place is suddenly fascinating as it is suddenly preoccupied by the narrow streets. To witness the art of the artist, which we listen to from the artist himself, with the opening of the curtain, and to believe that we see. Absolutely experience this experience.

Thank aycagucmen
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and impressive pieces of art with deep meaning! The artist and his wife were both really kind and helpful, and the entrance fee is only 2€ and it is not obligatory.

Thank Alexandra A
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Expressing yourself with all kinds of art is great. Having something meaningful to say is rare...Simple and artistic- bravo!

Thank Story T
Reviewed December 13, 2016

Something interesting and rare. Must see i think for travellers at the city of Xanthi. You will be amazed by this art and it is in the old town of Xanthi.

Thank Mysterio B
Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

We went there by chance and we were surprised by the kind of art he showed us.I had bo ides that such kind of art even existed.

Thank Kostan T
Reviewed April 28, 2016

A different kind of art that I ve never seen till then. Mr Vaitsis guided us around the gallery and explain his thoughts behind the shadows. One hour passed and we didn't realised it! Tottaly worth a visit

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