During a one day sailing trip from Marina Alimos ( Athens ) to
the Moni Islet near Aigina I met 14 young greeks. We where there for
diffent reasons and our position in life was completely different. I am
a 53 old greek artist who had spend almost 30 year living in Germany.
There are young, smart and educaded people between 25 and 30. They are
definetely part of contemporary Europe and they belog to the
Greece is in a very deep financial and
social crisis since 2009. The roots, the reasons and causes of the greek
crisis are of course much older and deeper. It is not my purpose to
investigate this topic. My goal is to depict the surface, the faces of
All of them they have dreams and
expectations, they are full of joy for life, but they lack clarity and
perspectives, they are missing oportunities. But all of them they have
definitely a right to live a worthy life.