100 Chairs in 100 Days

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> Athens > To July 28 The Be­naki Mu­seum is cur­rently host­ing “100 Chairs in 100 Days: A Pla­tonic In­ter­pre­ta­tion,” an ex­hi­bi­tion show­cas­ing works by Ital­ian de­signer Martino Gam­per. The artist cre­ated 100 unique pieces in the space of 100 days us­ing old chairs. At the Be­naki, vis­i­tors are in­vited to in­ter­pret the de­signer’s con­clu­sion that “the per­fect chair does not ex­ist” through an in­tro­duc­tion to Plato’s the­ory of form. Part of the pro­ceeds will ben­e­fit the Elp­ida As­so­ci­a­tion of Friends of Chil­dren With Can­cer. Open­ing hours are Thurs­days and Sun­days from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Fri­days and Satur­days from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more in­for­ma­tion, go to www.be­naki.gr. Be­naki Mu­seum, 138 Pireos & An­dronikou, tel 210.345.3111

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