of Fine Arts at
Preparatory and Professional School of Fine Arts at Pirgos has been
operating since 1955 and has developed an important hotbed for artists.
The course is for three years and free support is supplied. The two best
graduates are enrolled in the first year of the School of Fine Arts of
Athens without an examination and all the graduates can, after their
graduation, be re-instated professionally and teach marble – working,
drawing, design and sculpture. Foreign students are also accepted.