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Theofilos was the name of one popular paint artist who use to paint various portraits using personal made colours from different plants so there is a Museum about six kilometers from the center of Mytilene where anyone can visit and see his paintings . Its...More
we have tried twice to visit the museum. last year we arrived to find it was closed as the staff were on strike, this year we arrived and found that contrary to the guide information it was no longer open on saturdays. ho hum next...More
Tried to visit on a Saturday without success. Gatecrashed an organised visit to the adjacent Teriade Museum, specially opened for a group. The Theofilos Museum is now only open during normal office hours on weekdays.
This museum displays many paintings by one of the most popular Greek painters, born in Varia.He lived here with his mother when he wasn't wandering around the country painting naïf, colorful realistic paintings of rural or historical scenes which you can see here - as...More