Plaka has numerous artisans and professionals that offer their products and services in Plaka. Handmade items from ceramic, silver, wood, leather and more, found everywhere in Athens streets.
Geoart Silversmith at Plaka
George is an active silversmith, one of the few nowadays in Plaka. His shop, Geo Art, today is located in Kydathineon 25 in Plaka, next to a neoclassical historical abandoned building at 27.
George’s collections are mostly related to biker’s culture, since George is a Harley-Davidson Hellas Club member for more than a decade. He designes special silver mechanical parts and generally what his’ friends ask him to make!
His portfolio includes more than that, having also a specialy in ancient Greece’s metal masterpieces, not only in classic Greka style (the meander) but his innovative Spartan collection is one of the most detailed you can find globally!
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