Fire in Evia: Viral photo of shocked woman painted in the style of Munch’s “Scream”

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The shocking photo of the 81-year-old woman touching her heart and closing her eyes as everything around her in Evia burns is making the rounds of the internet and has gone viral with a comparison to a famous Norwegian artist.

Through this shot, photographer Konstantinos Tsakalidis perfectly captured the sadness, pain and despair of the inhabitants of northern Evia during this tragic time.

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In fact, there are many who liken the image of the tragic woman in black to the eloquent “Scream” painting by the Norwegian expressionist artist Edvard Munch.

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The well-known cartoonist Christos Papanikos turned the shocking photo by Konstantinos Tsakalidis into an artwork with the aesthetics of Munch’s “Scream”.

(Από φωτογραφία του κ. Κώστα Τσακαλίδη)

Posted by Χρήστος Παπανίκος – σκίτσα on Monday, August 9, 2021

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