MUNICIPALITY OF MESSINI

ENGRAVING
MUSEUM
TAKIS
KATSOULIDIS

15 KARATZA MESSINI 24200
GREECE TEL/FAX:27220-24212


The museum will be open all week including
weekends from 11:00 to 14:00 except Tuesdays

Museum -Workroom

"The Takis Katsoulidis Engraving Museum" was established in 2002 during the term o Mayor Pavlos Ptochos.Mr Katsoulidis has donated to the munici-pality 200 engravings and paintings, a lithographic press o the 19th century, woodcut matrices etc.

The Museum' s purpose is to exhibit the works of the well-known artist and engraver Takis Katsoulidis in Messini, his home town, and to constitute a cultural centre or the dissemination o art, and particularly the art o engraving. For this purpose, the ground floor of the Museum has engraving studios in which engraving seminars are held and periodic exhibitions of important engravers take place.

The works exhibited in the museum represent the last 50 years o the artist's creative output and he continues to work and enrich the collection.

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