Κυματισμοί / Ripples, 2022
Despina Petridou & Thekla Papadopoulou
Public, interactive art installation
2nd Public Nursery School, Dherynia, Ammochostos, Cyprus
Birch plywood, vinyl sticker
200 x 480 x 15 cm
This artwork has been executed after winning first prize at the relevant art competition, for the enrichment of public buildings in Cyprus with artworks.
The artwork brings into the school's environment fragments of abstract paintings inspired by the local landscape/seascape, while encouraging a hands-on engagement between the installation and the young audience. The aim of the artwork is to help develop an effective and close relationship between children, nature and art.