Institute for Mediterranean Studies

Spyros Moschonas

Postdoctoral researcher
Centre of Art History "El Greco"

Spyros Moschonas was born in Patras in 1979. He holds a PhD in Art History from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. His doctoral dissertation is entitled "Artistic Unions and Groups in Greece during the first half of the 20th Century; their Significance and Contribution" (Athens 2010). His research interests focus on Modern Greek Art and especially in fields such as: seascape, ecclesiastical art, art and market, the relations between the State and visual artists. He has collaborated with various organizations (Bank of Greece, Athens School of Fine Arts, Piraeus Bank, University of Athens etc.) in the cataloguing of art collections, as well as with various Museums and Galleries (National Bank of Greece Cultural Foundation, Basil & Elise Goulandris Foundation, Benaki Museum etc.) curating various art exhibitions.