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To honor the 40 years anniversary from her passing, the B & M Theocharakis Foundation organizes a unique tribute exhibition to honor the great artist.
One of the leading music festivals in Greece, Ejekt Festival has become - since its establishment in 2005- the audience’s favorite due to its amazing line up and upbeat, summerish atmosphere.
In this challenging times, where the crisis in not only economic but affects our personal lives and routine, it is necessary that we take a step back and remember to be more humane, more giving and more caring towards each other and especially towards those who suffer the most.
Admittedly the most respected Greek cultural institution - and one of the most highly anticipated among the audience - the Athens and Epidaurus Festival is back this year to celebrate history and culture through the performative arts.
From May 25th to September 3d, the Museum of Cycladic Art will be hosting the much-anticipated exhibition “Divine Dialogues”, which will feature 30 works of art of the renowned American artist Cy Twombly.
The exhibition includes characteristic items of apparent Art Nouveau influence, from furniture and everyday utensils to decorative objects and jewelry.
On Saturday the 20th of May, the Anglican Church of Saint Paul opens its lovely overgrown garden to the public for an amazing bazaar, where you can find unique shopping opportunities and spend moments of fun with your loved ones.
One of the city’s top events, Athens Street Food Festival returns this spring with a twist; longer in duration, with an even wider variety of cuisines as well an updated list of participants, the mouthwatering festival that all foodies swear by takes this May things one step further.
From April 8 to July 16, the entire city becomes a living canvas, with public squares, streets, archaeological sites, museums, places of special interest and outstanding buildings hosting the exhibits of Documenta 14, which includes numerous artists and covers a wide range of themes.
The Meet Market, the colorful and uplifting organization continues its successful course and invites us to the Technopolis of Gazi for a two-day celebration of handmade goods, food, music and positive vibes.
Athens Photo Festival returns this summer to enthuse dedicated photography lovers for yet another year; from June 7 to July 31, the renowned festival will be hosted at Benaki Museum, bringing to the audience the magical diversity and beauty of all photography types.
From 4 to 7 May, the city of Athens transforms into an vast music scene, with numerous international and Greek artists -both established and upcoming ones- uniting to create an amazing music experience.
On the occasion of the 60 years since his death, the National Library organizes a unique exhibition, where visitors will have the opportunity to view up close the writings and manuscripts of the beloved author, and reach to a deeper understanding of his work.
The French Institute of Athens proudly hosts for the 18th year in a row the much-anticipated festival of French-speaking cinema.
Athens Science Festival 2017 will open its gates to the public from 29/03 to 02/04 and everyone is invited at this delightful fair where you can learn all about the latest technological achievements, appliance of the scientific knowledge in our daily lives and indulge into the allure of pop science.