Two of the most distinguished 20th century Greek artists who have left an indelible mark on the country's art world and beyond - Yannis Moralis (1916-2009) and Christos Kapralos (1909-1993)- are being honoured with a grand exhibition entitled “…

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Stavroula Tsolakidou, aged 16, is a world chess champion for the third time, after winning a gold medal in the World Youth Championships at Khanty-Mansiysk in Russia.  The 16-year-old Greek has won titles in all three youth categories – fo…

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Athens commemorates the 72nd anniversary of its Liberation from the Nazi Occupation with a series of events taking place throughout the month of October in several venues across the city under the title “12 October - Free Athens”.

Athens…

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 'Kalymnos Climbing Festival', a unique gathering of climbers, taking place on the island of Kalymnos, is one of the world’s "hottest" climbing holiday destinations. Climbers and climbing-legends from around the world are attending this ye…

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The Permanent Delegation of Greece to UNESCO is hosting an exhibition of the known photographer Robert McCabe entitled "Greece, Pathways to an Enchanted Land", which opened to the public from Wednesday, 5 October 2016 - 5:00pm until Friday, 7 October…

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President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos hailed on Monday (2.9.2016) the contribution of the National Archaeological Museum to man-made creations during the inauguration of the new exhibition “Odysseys”, which marks the 150…

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It has been noted that the Greece’s economic crisis is to a degree connected with the upsurge of creativity in filmmaking: during this period, Greek cinema has produced many "fearless, exciting, and wholly original cinematic works". Whilst most…

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The Xylouris White duo is a collaboration between Australian drummer Jim White (known for his work with Dirty Three, Cat Power and Smog), and Giorgos Xylouris, a renowned Cretan lute (laouto) player, carrying with him the rich musical tradi…

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The World Association of Chefs Societies is holding at the HELEXPO Centre in Thessaloniki “The World Chefs Congress & Expo”, a conference of global importance about events in the gastronomy sector.  The conference, which has kick…

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The inaugural London Design Biennale opened its doors at Somerset House on September 7, with installations by architects and designers representing 37 countries. Each project responds to the theme of “Utopia by Design,” aspiring to explor…

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