Larnaka International Airport hosts two art exhibitions within the framework of the Cypriot Presidency of the E.U. Council. The first exhibition, entitled "From Arrival to Departure", is organized in collaboration with the Laiki Bank Cultural Centre and features interactive art works. The works, created by six artists from Cyprus, Greece and Malta, encourage interaction with the viewer, creating both pleasant emotions and a state of reflection, thus enriching the experience of passengers in the bustling airport area. The second exhibition, entitled "Where Europe meets the Mediterranean", is organized in cooperation with the Friends of Fine Arts Association and features sculptures by a total of 16 artists from 10 European countries: France, Italy, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Spain, Romania, Portugal, Germany, Greece and Cyprus.