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Greek 20th/21st century
(active 1949 - )
Noted Greek photographer Socratis Mavrommatis has worked for the Hellenic Ministry of Culture as the chief photographer of the Acropolis Restoration Project since 1979, documenting the wear inflicted on the monuments by both man and nature over 25 centuries and the painstaking restorative work. He collaborated with Dr. Katherine Schwab, associate professor of art history, in organizing The Creative Photograph in Archaeology, the Thomas J. Walsh Gallery's Fall 2007 exhibition of photographs that spanned 150 years of documentation and creative vision with Greek antiquities as the subject.