The creation of the "Photographic Archive of Thessaloniki" serves
two purposes: to promote the city through noteworthy, artistic
photographs and to call attention to the work of photographers who
are active in Thessaloniki.
The objective is not the mere
depictive presentation of the city sights. The intention is to
display images that incorporate the personal eye of the
photographer, without the apparent presence of the city as a
The selection and supervision of the photographs
on the site were by Tassos Schizas.