HOMAGE TO FORM TYPE Dimitris Skiadaresis

«The principal rule of art is to cause pleasure and emotion» French dramatist Racine.

Extract from the text of the issue “CURRICULUM DICTIONARY KEFALLONIA -ITHAKI” FOLKLORE club version Search

«The meticulous detail make his work unique. It is significant that there are thumbnails all that is necessary for the operation and the needs of a real sailboat. And it’s all true. Hatchet, kegs, furnished lounges, squid with feather, picks, shovels, hammers, saws. “For his work expressed with enthusiasm critics of art, valuers and people of the sea who are able to understand and evaluate the depth and amount of detail featuring sailing vessels.»

Extract from the magazine “GREEK AND INTERNATIONAL MARITIME INSPECTION” summer 1995 vol. 30-31

«25 ships indescribable beauty (…) carefully down to the last detail are the fleet Dimitri Skiadaresis”, “a real work of art will complement us who were lucky enough to see it up close and admire the detailed work and passion that has deposited Dimitris Skiadaressis. Indeed each of the figures is unique with its own characteristics. “Real work of art” said the reporter of the magazine on board “TILEMACHOS” (…) to give the opportunity to art lovers to understand what it means passion and spontaneous talent in all its glory. »

Extract from the magazine “EFOPLISTIS” February 1999, “Shipowner” Maios 1995

«Two points should be noted: first everything is made by hand anchors, blissfully, steering wheels, winches, secondly models are functional, rudders turning with internal mechanism, the anchors can fountaristoun, sails up and down. The extent of detail and accuracy is unique. »

Excerpts from the magazine “GREEK TRIAINA” vol. 66 July 1982, “GREEK TRIAINA” vol. 7 Noemvrios 1982

«This self-taught creator brings art into higher steps,” “thousands of small pieces of wood, irons, ropes and endless hours of work with his creative imagination are the” ingredients “of this wonderful artist who creates exquisite yacht models “the contribution of K. Skiadaresis maintain our maritime tradition of the land is valuable.»

Extract from the magazine “IMAGES” Maios 1989

«An amazing microcosm, everything is made with the tools of the time that the ax, the adze, the saw, the chisel, drill in hand, the slapstick. »

Extract from the newspaper “TA NEA” February 1992

«A fleet in the living room. The fidelity is amazing. »

Extract from the newspaper “Eleftherotypia” 11is February 1995

«A photo, a seascape enough, locked in his memory, gave birth to masterpieces. »

Extract from the magazine “KEFALONIA AND ITHACA” May -June 1981

«Countless pieces of wood, worked with art, arranged and assembled to the last detail, are the boat a full boat in miniature. There the ship’s lounge, the chairs, the doors, the curves, anchors, ropes, hoists, boats, guns, everything (…) managed to shrink all the objects in the correct scale and the whole is like confessing the experts artiotato “,” we have to mention that the work and the author have commented favorably Maria Karavia (Daily 12/20/1978), the TV and the broadcast “Every noon.” He has made a report to Piraeus which won favorable comments and watched as travelers Alkis Pierrakos and painter and printmaker at Mr. Tsolaki Dame University. »

Extract from the newspaper “wafer” June 1993

«It is so intense the impression created, admiration, surprise, emotion,” “but his words left over in front of the awe that creates the visitor’s encounter with this creature. The work of the “Telemachus” confirms both his talent and unlimited shipbuilding technique imagination Dimitris Skiadaresis. »

Extract from the magazine wafer Dekemvrios 1994

«The report ships with themes from Homer to the present (…) presented 15 exhibits – unique ship models a r c h i t e c t u r a l and a e s t h e t i c a l and artistic value “,” absolute fidelity to their design, the mikronafpigiki used for their manufacture, respect for the woodworking tradition and history of each ship wowed hundreds of visitors “,” ship unique and unique because each of them has over thousands of hours of work, inspired offer with taste and imagination. »

Extract from the newspaper “KEFALONITIKOS THIAKOS AND REASON” July 1996

«The excellent artistic creation Mr. Demetrius Skiadaresis, works by prestigious artist compatriot Mr. Dimitri Skiadaresis we admire old and the report was organized at the Palace of PPA (…) for the first time there we saw the excellent creation of where more comfort we had the chance to admire the Gounaropoulos Museum, the exhibition of the artistic achievement of such an important and – perhaps – unique in its kind. »

Extract from the magazine’s tribute “Keratsini” Martios 1995

«Dimitris Skiadaressis lives traveling in all seasons and in all seas. Travels by ship, masterpieces he manufactures, leaving the imagination to lead him by rough seas, with calm from America to Japan in Barbaria and Indian. »

Reports have also been made by the Association of Naval newspapers the Echo of the fallen, the Kefalonian Chronicles, Renaissance Kefalonia and Ithaca, Eleftherotypia etc.