Angela Kiki’s ‘Convergence of Glory’ Artwork Officially Unveiled in Sydney
Angela ‘Kiki’ Konstantinopoulou’s latest work, Convergence of Glorywas officially unveiled on June 4 at the Camden RSL Club by local Mayor Theresa Fedeli.
Angela’s new work is sponsored by Camden Council and depicts three battles against three enemies on one land across three different time zones for one cause – The freedom of Greece. The brave ANZACs came from the other side of the world to fight alongside the Greeks against the Nazi invaders.
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At the unveiling event, historian Dr. Panagiotis Diamantis presented an analysis of the historical events depicted in the painting in front of a number of distinguished guests.
This included MP Peter Sidgreaves, Camden RSL Sub-Branch Chairman Lain Richard Evan and leaders, as well as representatives of the Greek community, including the head of Greece’s public diplomacy office in Sydney, Costas Yiannakodimos, AHEPA President Bill Skandalakis; and many other representatives of Greek community organizations.
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Angela is a Greek-Australian artist. His inner feelings, his passions and his desires for freedom stemming from his cultural upbringing are fundamental in his artistic work.
Four of his paintings from the 1821 series were used specifically for the stamps of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia in honor of the commemoration of the 1821 Bicentenary Greek War of Independence.
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