Α symposium for gender identities and sexual orientation by Onassis Cultural Centre, national LGBTQ+ helpline 11528, Deree - The American College of Greece and the U.S. Embassy in Athens.
The Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens (MCA) announces the exhibition “DIVINE DIALOGUES: Cy Twombly and Greek Antiquity”, from 25 May to 3 September. The exhibition showcases ancient artefacts side by side with works by contemporary American artist Cy Twombly and is made possible thanks to the kind support of the Cy Twombly foundation.
In John Bicknell’s pale grey paintings, the themes of doubt, failure, faith and paradise are addressed through absurd actions and moments of personal or collective political drama.
ACS Athens is hosting its annual International Spring Fair on Saturday, May 20, from noon to 4 p.m.
Documenta 14 – one of the largest and most important contemporary art events in the world – opens officially in Athens this weekend. Some of the most recognized artists of our time will be exhibiting their works in dozens of venues around the city. This is the first time that the Documenta exhibition is taking place outside of its hometown in Kassel, Germany. Embassy Athens is supporting Documenta 14, and in particular the Victoria Square Project) by artist Rick Lowe.
Fulbright Scholarship Alumnus, architect, and photographer Yiorgis Yerolympos led architecture students on a tour of the historic Chancery Building of U.S. EMBASSY ATHENS, designed by Walter Gropius – one of the most prominent figures of modern architecture.
Dimitris Papaioannou’s new project is under construction. Involving 11 performers on stage, the work takes shape around the notion that human life can be seen as a journey of discovery, an exploration for hidden treasure, an inner archaeological excavation for meaning.
The story of a group of friends from the day they first go to school to the day the sun sets on their lives. Six friends who grow up with different dreams and goals, who fall in love, are disappointed but don’t give up hope, who live through loss and the worst life can throw at them, but triumph—gloriously or not—in the end.