Belgian Artist to Head Athens and Epidaurus Festival Amid Reactions

Belgian multidisciplinary artist Jan Fabre has accepted the invitation by the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports to be the director of the annual...

Prominent Greek Painter Panayiotis Tetsis Passes at 91

One of Greece's most renowned painters and academics, Panayiotis Tetsis, passed away at an Athens hospital early Saturday at the age of 91, Greek...

55 Artists, Thinkers and Architects Send a Letter to the Mayor of Athens

"Letters to the Mayor: Athens," is the name of the current exhibition in Taf art house, in Monastiraki, where artists present their ideas and...

A Walk Around Athens’ Lesser-Known Museums

Athens is a city of great cultural significance, with a recorded history of at least 3,400 years. The cultural heritage of the city's classical...

14,000 Discarded Refugee Lifejackets Traveling to Berlin for Art Project

About 14,000 lifejackets used and discarded by refugees and migrants after their arrival on the coast of Lesvos are traveling to Berlin on Tuesday...

Athens Museum Hosts Exhibit by Greek Artist Nonda

A rare exhibition on the work of Greek artist Epaminondas Papadopoulos (1922-2005), better known in the Paris art circles where he spent most of...

Famous Greek Painter Dimitris Mytaras Near Blind

Greek painter Dimitris Mytaras has lost 90% of his eyesight. The famous artist has been facing several health problems often leading to hospital visits. The...

Greek Island of Lesvos: Peace Symbol Made from Refugee Life Jackets

Volunteers from various non-governmental organizations located on the Greek island of Lesvos sent their own New Year message in a unique fashion. They collected...

Works by Greece’s First Banknote Designer Akselos on Display at Bank of Greece Museum

The work of the artist who created the emblem of the Bank of Greece and designed the artwork on a series of Greek banknotes...

Underwater Art Exhibition 2015 in Crete [VIDEO]

Paleochora Art Week 2015 took place this past September and received many visitors who were very excited by the quality of the artwork displayed....
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Graffiti in Athens: Street Art Renaissance or Crisis Outcry?

We spoke to one of Greece's most popular street artists to find out if the crisis played a role in Athens' graffiti renaissance. A few...

Choreographer of Athens 2004 Olympic Games To Present ‘STILL LIFE’ Worldwide

"STILL LIFE" visual performance, conceived and directed by Greek artist Dimitris Papaioannou, and produced by 2WORKS with the support of the Onassis Cultural Centre in...