Object ID
Object Name
Stage, Puppet
Date Created
1990, 1990
Canvas; Wood
Object Entities
Manzara, Thianda (collected by)
Louvrie, Demetra (owned by)
Object Description
Small shadow box made of wood frame and beige canvas used as an example to show children how to make their own shadow boxes.
Donated by Thianda Manzara, daughter of Demetra Louvrie (1931-2001). Louvrie was first introduced to Karagiozi by her great-uncle John Katses, who performed throughout Chicago. She first learned from George Kefalopulos, who had a Greek radio program. Louvrie then trained professionally with master artist Frixos Gazepidis, studying all aspects of Karagiozi from 1984-1988. She performed, taught classes and workshops and exhibited work in the 80s, 90s, and 00s.
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Stage, Puppet, 1990, 1990, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6127. Accessed 02/24/24.