Greek Architecture Student Wins Prize for Chair Design

Greece's higher education institutions are getting recognition for their studies and research abroad. Dimitris Sergentakis, a 5th-year student from the Architectural School of the Polytechnic of Crete, competed...

Prick Up Your Ears: Music Concerts to Look Forward To

Music lovers will be spoiled for choice this summer with international music under the stars. July 13: Katrakeio Theatre If it's a taste of the Greek...

Greek Gotham Art Exhibit on the Island of Mykonos Seeks to Change the Party...

The Greek island of Mykonos is known as a party destination for tourists because of its variety of mega-clubs and large party beaches, but a new art...

Project ART.Reef: An Underwater Museum for the Pagasetic Gulf

The scientific team of the Ichthyology and Aquatic Environment Department of the University of Thessaly is aiming to create a museum of underwater sculptures...

Award-Winning Architect Renzo Piano, the Mastermind Behind The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center

The Pritzker Prize–winning Italian architect, Renzo Piano, has added yet another spectacular feat in architecture to his portfolio. He has completed a massive undertaking in...

Museum Herakleidon Hosts Group Exhibit of Contemporary Print Art from Athens

Museum Herakleidon in Athens is hosting an exhibition showcasing the dedication to the art of contemporary printmaking. The exhibit, Contemporary Print Art from Athens, is showing from June 17...

Athens Mayor to Remove City Statues for their Own Protection

Athens Mayor George Kaminis announced his decision to move statues from central areas where vandalism is rife.The services of the Municipality of Athens on...

America as Seen By Young Greek Photographers [pics]

Fascinated by the U.S. and love photography? Then don’t miss "AMERICA" - a unique group photography show launching at the Athens-based Can Gallery on...

Aristotle’s 2,400-Year-Old Tomb Found at Stagira [Photos]

Greek archaeologists at Ancient Stagira, Central Macedonia, say they have found Aristotle's tomb. Addressing the Aristotle 2400 Years World Congress, they point to the...

Two New Regional Museums – Chios Mastic and Ioannina Silversmithing

Greece's cultural heritage will be showcased with two new museums that promote the country's uniqueness by casting the spotlight on its products. The Chios Mastic...

Greek Watermill Wins Conservation Category in Europa Nostra Awards

Winners of the 2016 Europa Nostra Awards to honor cultural heritage were announced at the Zarzuela Theater in Madrid. The Greek Traditional Watermill in...

Ai Weiwei Athens Exhibit Speaks Volumes Highlighting Europe’s ‘Immoral’ Response to Refugee Crisis

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei is no stranger to political activism and drawing attention to issues he finds of importance and human interest. His new...