Vergina Opens Doors to New Historical Museum in 2017

A new museum in Vergina has received some 4.5 million euro funding approval from the EU and is set to open in 2017 under...

2011 Greek State Awards for Children’s Literature Announced

The results of the competition for the 2011 Greek State Awards for Children’s Literature were announced on Friday by the Letters' Direction of the...

We Vote Corfu! Greek Island Competes For Europe’s Best Filming Location

Corfu is a finalist in a European Film Commissions Network (EUFCN) competition for the best European shooting location for television and film. The island was proposed...

The Greek Museum that was Established in 1997 But hasn’t Opened Yet

Greece's National Museum of Contemporary Art has been established by law as a cultural entity in 1997. However, 19 years later, the elusive museum...

Famous Greeks From the World of Arts

Greece is undoubtedly a country with rich cultural background. Many Greeks involved in the world of arts have made a name for themselves abroad. In...

Charity Concert Collects Medicine and Milk Instead of Selling Tickets

A different sort of concert offering a rather interesting ticket will take place in Athens, organized by the Greek Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation(ERT), in collaboration...

Staco: Art Conservators Protecting Athenian Murals

Colorful graffiti murals impart some life to Athens's bleak city center. And yet, like any other work of art, these impressive paintings are under daily...

Contemporary Art Exhibition in Greece Analyzes European Transitional Period

The group exhibition "In Flux" will be hosted at "Leonidas Kanellopoulos" Cultural Center in Elefsina, Greece, from September 1 through October 9, bringing together international contemporary...

Homer’s Iliad in Livathinos’ Five-Hour Play

The well-known theater director, Stathis Livathinos, undertook a very ambitious and highly difficult task of staging the complete Iliad of Homer. The director puts...

Ukrainian Embassy in Athens To Host Art Exhibition

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Ukraine and Greece, the Ukrainian embassy in Athens is sponsoring an...

Exhibition of Santorini Landscapes by Noted Greek Artists Opens in Athens

An exhibition entirely based on the magical landscapes of Santorini, with an emphasis on 20th century Greek painters, has opened in Athens' Benaki Museum. A...

Comicdom Con Athens 2012 Begins

The fantasy world of printed pop culture is merging with reality for the seventh year in a row during Comicdom con Athens, an exhibition...

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