Greek tragedies invigorate artistic circles

Creativity flourishes amid nation's social turmoil, with artists working for passion instead of profit.

    The Greek economic crisis has inevitably affected the country's commercial art sales, but some artists say this has liberated and inspired them.

    Some experts believe that times of social turmoil can also fuel creative industries.

    Al Jazeera's Jacky Rowland reports from Athens.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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