“Zervas Art” and partners proceeded with launching the “1st PATRAS BIENNALE”, aspiring to interact with the international artistic community, as well as with the culture and sciences with pertinence to Art. PATRAS BIENNALE was founded in order to communicate with the international artistic community of Cosmos as well as with the” Zervas Art” community, consisting of 10.000 artists from as many as 70-80 countries, with a view to establishing, promoting and developing an artistic interaction on a global scale, dating back to 1999 with the organization and successful conduction of numerous highly-acclaimed artistic initiatives. “Zervas Art” community spans the globe with activities ranging from International Painting Symposiums, Master Classes and Scientific conferences, as well as Painting Exhibitions and other various prestigious artistic projects and activities. Several thousands of acknowledged artists of different cultural backgrounds, political perspectives, colors, religions, mentalities and artistic value comprise the aforementioned community.


The interaction among distinctive cultures and the respect and tolerance towards diversity constitute the strong foundations on which the huge international artistic c “Zervas Art” community has been established and developed for 17 years, constantly being enriched with innovative artistic and scientific products which consolidate the main principles of the community and could be expressed with one single word : ‘’co-existence’’!

Therefore, the “PATRAS BIENNALE” is launched and introduced to enrich the acquisitions of the World Art Community, transcending similarities and overlooking differences, with an aspiration to host the most remarkable activities of ARTISTS partners/members of the international community and make abundantly clear that the Art, science and culture have a sole object towards whom they are addressed, this being the individual, that this very notion constitutes an undeniable and beyond dispute right for each and every one of us and that they provide the ideal creative outlet which the human kind has to entrust its fate to and follow.