About the artwork: Konstantinos Michalos belongs to a new artist generation, where personal expression prevails over a stylistic proposition, and thus his artwork is more empirical than depicting a certain technique. He expresses through his paintings his psychological drives as well as his philosophical, spiritual and social concepts.
The artwork The Pier: Contemplation by the pier, it is my pier, a private space from where I can observe the waves as they are shaped today. Yesterday the waves were small, whereas today the wind stirs them high. The pier, wet from drizzle drops, is a precious spot to remain with myself. It is a refuge and the opportunity to abstract from worries and voices of others that influence. A place of purity, here I can return to a conversation with myself. Here, I return to thinking, to contemplation, however scary they might turn out. In the painting The Pier, the artist uses the symbolic