Mosaics exhibition using Expired Pills

From November 15, 2021 19:00 until December 15, 2021 12:22
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Incredible Mosaic art pieces,  Created by doctor Eleni Ioannidou,  using Expired Pills

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mosaics using only expired pills provide a "Happy End" to those medications.

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Beatiful mosaics created by Eleni Ioannidou, an infectious diseases specialist and the director of the Pathology Clinic of Rethymno Hospital
reflecting our world today, the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Her original idea, however, dates back when Ioannidou operated a social pharmacy as a volunteer which gave medication to those in financial need.

Mosaics were made out of unused and ready-to-be-trashed pills

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multicolor patterns shaped by the drugs that were ready to be destroyed and Eleni Ioannidou used them into “tools of art.”

Organized by: Rethymno Old Town Residents Association, Municipality of Rethymno - With the support of the Region of Crete, Rethymnon Regional Unit.

The public enters after a mandatory demonstration at the entrance:

- vaccination certificate or disease certificate (the latter is valid only for a period of 6 months)

Alternatively, confirmation of a negative diagnostic test for Covid-19 coronavirus (PCR or rapid test). Minors from 4 to 17 years old can, alternatively, submit a statement of negative self-test (self-test).