An original presentation of the famous Smyrna waterfront, viewed from a historical, architectural and socioeconomic perspective. From the completion of the project in August 1875 to the burning of Smyrna in September 1922, the sea front, also known as “Ké”, with its luxurious mansions, theatres and cafés, hotels and consulates, and, of course, the harbour, became the icon of the cosmopolitan city and the symbol of an entire era.

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Academy of Athens Award
GEORGE POULIMENOS - ACHILLEAS CHATZICONSTANTINOU

THE SMYRNA QUAY. Tracing a symbol of progress and splendour

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An original presentation of the famous Smyrna waterfront, viewed from a historical, architectural and socioeconomic perspective. From the completion of the project in August 1875 to the burning of Smyrna in September 1922, the sea front, also known as “Ké”, with its luxurious mansions, theatres and cafés, hotels and consulates, and, of course, the harbour, became the icon of the cosmopolitan city and the symbol of an entire era.

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