Angry Street Art is Making Athens Hip, Says the Economist

The British magazine Economist says that anti-austerity artists are impressing the tourists in Athens with their imaginative street art and graffiti on buildings. Much of the...

Sculptor Working with Refugees in Greece Draws on Ireland’s Painful Past

An influential Irish sculptor whose creations have been inspired by his country's traumatic experience of famine and forced emigration was in Greece this week,...

Top Chinese Musicians to Perform in Greece for “The Sound of Silk”

One of China’s most exceptional Guzheng virtuoso, Chang Jing, together with a talented Xiao (Chinese flute) musician Zhang Di, is coming to Greece for...

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...

Athens to Host Prestigious Art Show ‘Documenta 14’ in City Squares

Athens’ municipal council approved on Thursday the use of central squares by the artists of the “Documenta 14” modern art exhibition, part of which...

Greece Asks for Repatriation of Looted Antiquities Seized by New York Authorities

Greece's Ministry of Culture and Sport said on Sunday, it is in contact with the Manhattan District Attorney's Office, concerning the looted Greek antiquities...

6th Petit Paris d’Athenes Kicks Off on Thursday

The 6th Petit Paris d'Athenes will start on Thursday with music, art and photo exhibitions, theater and variety shows, street events and street art,...

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...

‘Myths in Our Hands’ Exhibit at Archaeological Museum of Delphi

The Archaeological Museum of Delphi hosts a sculpture exhibition "Myths in Our Hands" with works by Aphrodite Liti. Through a collection of eighteen ring-sculptures, the...

Athens Mini Maker Faire Exhibition to Take Place on May 6 and 7

  For those, young or old, who love to use their hands and minds to create new objects or applications, the Athens mini Maker Faire...
The Beard Pictures

Gilbert & George’s ‘Beard Pictures’ Come to Athens

  "If you are submerged in normal life, then your view will be normal. So we have to keep separate from normal life in order...

Program Unveiled for Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2019

  The schedule for the 2019 version of the spectacular annual arts festival taking place in Athens and Epidaurus, Greece was announced on Tuesday. The festival...

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