Yiannis Epaminondas

Yiannis Epaminondas born 1960 is settled in Thessaloniki since 1970. He studied architecture at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and worked for 25 years as a free lance architect and exhibition curator. Since 2010 he runs the Thessaloniki Centre of the Cultural Foundation of the National Bank of Greece where he has curated significant exhibitions: The Westering Orient (about Ottoman postcards of Thessaloniki), Thessaloniki 1863-1873 (about the oldest Thessaloniki photos and maps of the Oriental Railroads company) and The Dusk of Our Old City, Thessaloniki 1870-1917 (about the evolution of the city prior to the great fire). He is currently studying on a master’s on History at the Aristotle University.