Athens: Melissinos Art – The New York Times

By CYNTHIA ROSENFELD AUG. 22, 2008 The scent of leather beckons pilgrims down a narrow industrial lane near Monastiraki Square in the heavily trafficked shadow of the [...]

OEDIPUS IN BED & OTHER POEMS a new collection of poems by Pantelis Melissinos

About seven years ago, Pantelis Melissinos started writing these poems that deal with the existential questions of life, death, love, betrayal and of course “the meaning of [...]

PANTELIS MELISSINOS & THE DUTCH TV

DUTCH TELEVISION (BLUE CIRCLE entertainment Productions) interviews Pantelis Melissinos - The Poet Sandal Maker Sarah Hol (and her Dutch TV crew) stopped by my workshop for a [...]

OEDIPUS REX by Pantelis Melissinos – The Poet Sandal Maker

OEDIPUS REX & HIS SANDALS Oedipus, despite his powerful brain, had weak feet; that is what his name actually means in ancient Greek: “SWOLLEN FEET” So I [...]

THE BYZANTINE COLLECTION

Intrigue, glamour, suspense... The byzantine atmosphere in the EU calls for a minor byzantine sandal collection.

IRIDESCENCE – SANDAL COLLECTION

This summer some of my sandals are playing with metallic-iridescent leathers and other fantastic materials.