ELSTAT: Visitors and Revenue to Museums, Archaeological Sites Up in Jan-Oct 2018

Visitors to Greek museums and archaeological sites in October 2018 posted a 13.4 pct and 12.4 pct rise respectively in comparison with the same...

The Vanishing Fishermen of Paros

Christian Stemper is a famous Austrian photographer, who has studied the life of fishermen of Paros -- a profession that is getting lost with time...

Greece Looks to UN, International Courts to Win Back Parthenon Sculptures

As the 200th anniversary of the Parthenon marbles "captivity" in the British Museum approaches, Greece is looking to international justice for their repatriation. Greece's Ministry...

Cycladic Art Museum to Celebrate 30th Anniversary With Exhibit ‘Cycladic Society: 5,000 years ago’

A unique exhibition on daily life on the islands of the Cyclades archipelago before five millenia will open its doors at the Museum of...

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,...

Medieval Illuminated Manuscript on Alexander the Great Displayed in Thessaloniki

A unique medieval illuminated manuscript on the life of Alexander the Great has been unveiled in digital form to the public for the first...

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