The Exhibition

The Exhibition

The Art of Social Media exhibition is being organized for the forth time this year. It's an International Photo Contest, an ode to social media that aims to promote quality and artistic photography on the internet.

Ten photography categories are competing and the renowned jury will select the top ten photos from each category.

The exhibition is organized by  The Art, co-organization of the Region of Crete, will take place in Heraklion (7-18 August), in Limassol (September) and Athens (13-15 October).

In 2020, where it took place for the first time, the exhibition lasted from 1 to 18 September in Heraklion. The competition had a shocking participation with over 500 photos, thousands of visitors and the 100 photos selected by the renowned jury, were exhibited in the Basilica of St. Mark, in high fidelity prints (KFIX 5mm thick with foil, in dimensions 30x40cm, 30x53 and 40x40) , where they received over 2000 votes with the QR code system to highlight the favorite of the public.

In 2021, the exhibition reached almost 1000 entries, where again the top 100 were found in St. Mark's Basilica, where thousands of people admired the works of artists.

In 2022, the exhibition travelled for the first time outside the island of Crete, to Athens, in collaboration with the Hellenic Photographic Society and to Limassol, Cyprus, in collaboration with the House of Letters and Arts.