New Folk Art Museum in Ioannina

Fotis Rapakousis from Ioannina, the capital city of Epirus, north-western Greece, decided to donate his precious collection of relics and set up a Folk Art...

Larissa Festival Features New Directors

The Mediterranean Festival of New Directors took place in Larissa, the capital and biggest city of the Thessaly region of Greece from April 4-7 and featured 51...

Pella Ancient Agora Excavations to Continue

After the approval of the Central Archaeological Council, excavations at the Ancient Agora of Pella will continue for another five years under Ioannis Akamatis,...

The Spare Greek Diet Of WWII

Few Greeks are left to remember what happened 72 years ago this month, when, after the Greek Army repulsed the invading Italians at the...

A New Artistic Greek Drachma

The ancient Greek drachma is long gone, replaced by the euro that critics said has helped create the country's economic crisis, but the old...

Anti-Junta Navy Admiral Pappas Dies

Former Greek Navy Admiral Nikos Pappas, who opposed the military junta that ruled Greece from 1967-74, has passed away after a battle against cancer....

Cacoyannis Foundation Voices Solidarity

The Foundation Michael Cacoyannis (MCF) is about to launch an important initiative, A Minute’s Voice (Enos Leptou Foni) on April 5 and 6. Sixty...

Greek Artist’s Naked Silhouette Alphabet

Through the art of photography the young Greek artist Anastasia Mastrakouli has created a unique typography by incorporating the bare human figure. She has in...

Patras Wins Pan-European Photo Contest

A car photo drove Facebook crazy and gave the lead to two residents from the city of Patras to a pan-European photo competition. All...

Design Society Against Crisis

The students of the Design Society of the Department of Design & Multimedia, University of Nicosia are organizing a photography, poster and animation charity...

Boy Eating Bird’s Food Best Greek Film

The Greek Film Academy awards ceremony chose Boy Eating Bird's Food, directed by Ektoras Lygizos, as the Best Film of the year. Academy President...

Neanderthal Bones in Greek Cave

In the cave Kalamakia, which is located in the Peloponnese, Neanderthal bones and tools were discovered. This could mean that the area may have...

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