Artist: Michalis Tombros
Location: Kostis Palamas square, Pafos Municipality square. Pafos district
Dimensions: 168 cm x 49 cm x 29 cm
Category: Public Figures, Public sculpture before 1960
Photography: Adrienne Christiansen & Evangelia Matthopoulou
Kostis Palamas (1859-1943) is ranked among the most prominent Greek poets of the late 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The memorial was commissioned by the Pafos Municipality, during Christodoulos Galatopoulos office. He introduced the first “Kostis Palamas Week” on 20-27 February 1949. The unveiling took place on May 20th 1951.