Kea is the closest Cycladic
island to Athens and is easily accessible by ferry, speed boat or yacht from Lavrio Harbour.
Elsewhere her work is juxtaposed with historical forms of ancient Egypt, Cycladic
, pre-Columbian and African art, with sculpture, painting, contemporary textile and Elizabethan dress, each exploring a fascinating complementarity and dialogue.
The hotel is also perfectly placed for culture vultures, near the Museum of Cycladic
Art, Byzantine Museum, Benaki Museum of contemporary Greek culture and the National Art Gallery - reopening next year after a vast renovation.
How did you select the sculptures that will be included here, which range from Cycladic
pieces to modern works?
Or hop on an hour ferry ride from Lavrio, one of Athens' three ports, to the nearest Cycladic
island of Kea, a favourite Athenian getaway.
Greek Islands have evolved and taken part in some of Europe's most renowned ancient civilizations, such as the Cycladic
or the Minoan.
Celebrating Greek culture, the 309-room hotel incorporates curated art of ancient Athens and alongside original pieces from the Museum of Cycladic
Art, the hotel showcases a lobby with an art installation called The Coin, replicated, ancient Athenian coins of the fifth century BC.
The colour of the Aegean Sea around this Cycladic
island ranges from cobalt blue to emerald green and the rocks transition from pink to red to violet.
Describing her work, Ramsay-Levi told the New York Times: "I always like to have something that is a bit wrong -- nothing too bourgeois," citing inspiration ranging from New Wave cinema to Cycladic
Mykonos holidays are often combined with holidays to Santorini and other Cycladic
By harmoniously combining different periods of traditional Cycladic
architecture with modern and sophisticated decoration, a unique journey in time is offered to its guests.