Two Greek museums, the Diachronic Museum of Larissa and the Archaeological Museum of Kythera, are among the winners of the 5th edition of the Museums in Short Awards, a European contest for short videos produced for museums,  which was held in…

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Kevin Andrews (1924-1989) was an American scholar and writer, and an ardent philhellene whose passionate love for Greece defined the course of his life. He remains most famous for his bestselling book The Flight of Ikaros: a journey into Greece (1959…

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A retrospective exhibition dedicated to one of the most popular visual artists of 20th-century Greece, Yannis Moralis (1916-2009), will be hosted at the Benaki Museum (Pireos str. building), from 20 September 2018 to 5 January 2019, featuring paintin…

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The composer Dimitris Marangopoulos was born in Athens where he began his studies in theory and composition which he completed with F.M. Beyer at the Music College of the BerlinBerlin University of the Arts.

His compositions have been performed in ma…

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In an interview with Thanasis Tsiros for naftemporiki daily, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos noted that "We will have new easing of capital controls very soon", adding that "with this new easing we will complete the second pillar (of regulations)…

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A temporary art exhibition titled ‘BYZANTIUM “and the Others” in the first millennium’ is being hosted at the Byzantine and Christian Museum until October 10th 2018, featuring works of art, artifacts, objects of everyday use a…

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On the occasion of his visit to Athens on Thursday, 6 September, French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian was interviewed by Petros Papaconstantinou for the Greek daily newspaper Kathimerini. Le Drian answered to questions reg…

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Dimitris Tsalapatis was born in Athens and studied film making at Lykourgos Stavrakos School and Mathematics at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. He is currently studying for his Master’s in Filmmaking at Goldsmiths Universit…

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Dimitris Papanikolaou is Associate Professor in Modern Greek and Fellow of St. Cross College, Oxford University, UK. Papanikolaou’s research focuses on the ways Modern Greek literature opens a dialogue with other cultural forms (especially…

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