December 2019

Christian Zervos & Cahiers d’Art | The Archaic Turn

Benaki Museum

The exhibition ‘Christian Zervos & Cahiers d’Art; The Archaic Turn’ illuminates the work of Greek-born publisher and critic Christian Zervos and his relationship with Greek culture. […]

November 2019

Maja Djordjevic – ‘I Am Always a Different Person’

Dio Horia Gallery, Olimpionikon 220 & Likourgou, Neo Psychiko, Athens

Dio Horia gallery announces the first solo exhibition of Serbian artist Maja Djordjevic, in Athens called ‘I Am Always a Different Person’. The exhibition opens on November 29, in the presence of the artist. […]

Open House Thessaloniki 2019

OPEN HOUSE returns in Thessaloniki for the 8th year with free guided tours to 104 buildings and sites of architectural interest on the weekend of November 23-24. […]

Lynda Benglis: In the Realm of the Senses

Museum of Cycladic Art, Stathatos Mansion

NEON is pleased to present Lynda Benglis: In the Realm of the Senses at the Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens. The guest curator is the distinguished writer, critic and art historian, Dr. David Anfam. […]

October 2019

The Thessaloniki International Film Festival celebrates 60 years of Festival with wonderful films, exciting guests, events in the city of Thessaloniki, a comic, exhibitions, tribute, the present, and future of Greek cinema and a new competition section. […]

7th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art

MOMus-Museum of Contemporary Art-Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art and State Museum of Contemporary Art Collections

The curatorial team of this year’s Biennale, having recognized the necessity for a critical reconsideration of this longstanding institution and its politics, attempts a turn: towards the artworks, the artists, the actions and the narratives that do not just aim to be creative, but also to define a position towards life and the world. […]

September 2019

Alexis Akrithakis: tsiki – tsiki

Benaki Museum

The exhibition is organised on the occasion of the 80th anniversary from the birth and 25 years from the passing of the Greek artist, Alexis Akrithakis.


February 2019

On Wednesday, February 4, top artists from London, Athens, New York, Milan and Copenhagen are coming to Onassis Cultural Centre, in the framework of the 8th organization of the èso conference. […]

November 2018

Open House Thessaloniki 2018

The 7th Open House event in Thessaloniki will take place in November. Thessaloniki is situated in the Northern part of Greece and is the second largest city of the country. The city offers great architectural diversity and an intriguing relationship with different historical periods, from the ancient world to Byzantium, the Ottoman Empire and the early 20th century. […]

59th Thessaloniki International Film Festival

Olympion, Port of Thessaloniki

The 59th Thessaloniki International Film Festival will be held November 1 – 11, 2018, inviting the audience to discover innovative filmmakers, new sections, engaging tributes, the best films of independent cinema, the majority of the annual Greek film production, new initiatives in the festival’s Agora Industry and parallel events. […]

October 2018

Athens Biennale 2018: ANTI

7 Pidnas Street, Athens

Athens Biennale launches its 6th edition on October 26, 2018, under the title ANTI. […]

Kapani Project 2018

Kapani Market

Kapani Project is a fresh and multidimensional cultural action in the city of Thessaloniki, Greece. Kapani, the city’s oldest market was in its heyday the point of reference for trading life in Thessaloniki.


September 2018

Dimitria Festival 2018

Navarxou Kountouriwth 17, Thessaloníki

At 53d Dimitria festival of Thessaloniki, people and arts will meet again. Theater, dance, music, performances, visual arts, conferences, events and concerts will be the main part of this year’s event, focusing on creativity within every artistic medium and culture, as a creative journey for all. […]

Reworks Festival 2018

Thessaloniki Concert Hall, Fix Complex, Met Hotel Rooftop, Ypsilon

Reworks is a collection of sounds and ideas, a meeting point for loud voices, a place for dialogue and information, a window to the future. Hailing from Thessaloniki, Greece it aims to present the wide spectrum of contemporary music through the work of international and domestic artists. […]

Yannis Moralis exhibition

The Benaki Museum

In 2016, one hundred years were completed after the birth of the painter Yannis Moralis (1916-2009), one of the most important and most popular artistic figures of the Greek 20th century: pioneer painter, talented engraver, gifted set designer, prominent academic teacher, emblematic personality. […]

Archisearch and the production company Design Ambassador are organizing the SIZE MATTERS: Architectural Stories for Growth Project from USA and Greece under the aegis and co-organization of the Hellenic-American Chamber of Commerce. The event, which will be held at the US Pavilion at the Thessaloniki International Exhibition on September 8, will focus on the importance and role of the scale of architectural works. Big Sponsor is IDEAL STANDARD. […]

August 2018

Thessaloniki Beer Festival 2018


The creative team of SoulFood (Upnloud &Black Radio Berlin) collaborates once more with the international acclaimed The Hoppy Pub for the Thessaloniki Beer Festival 2018!


Street Mode Festival 2018

Fix Open-Air Multiplex

Street Mode is an annual music, art, and sports festival held in Thessaloniki since 2009. It is the largest festival in Northern Greece, reaching more than 40.000 visitors, in a many-days long program involving gigs on 5 stages, music contests, and street activities. The 2018 event will take place over 4 days (Thursday, August 30th – Sunday, September 2nd). […]

June 2018

Thessaloniki Costakis Collection: Restart

State Museum of Contemporary Art, Moni Lazariston

The State Museum of Modern Art in Thessaloniki, posessing the legendary collection of George Costakis (1913-1990) which was received in 2000, is opening a new page in its history, with the exhibition “Thessaloniki. Costakis collection. Restart”.  […]

March 2018

To ΕΣΩ έρχεται την Πέμπτη, 1η Μαρτίου 2018 στις 17:00 για 7η συνεχόμενη φορά στη μεγάλη σκηνή της Στέγης Ιδρύματος Ωνάση με σημαντικούς ομιλητές από την Ελλάδα και το εξωτερικό.  […]

June 2017



Our world has been enriched by numerous interactive means that connect us across the different continents. These amplifications take place through various media that in turn estrange people from their surroundings. Our built environment continues to evolve, into an interconnected hyperspace where architecture can be fluid, flexible and vivid. In 2017, AA Athens Visiting School, will address architectural themes involving active engagement and participatory design through prototypes that are characterized by action. […]

April 2017

Open House Athens 2017


Το Open House μετρά ήδη 4 χρόνια στην Αθήνα. Πρόκειται για έναν από τους σημαντικότερους διεθνείς θεσμούς για την ανάδειξη και προώθηση της αρχιτεκτονικής. […]

March 2017

​Την Τετάρτη 8 Μαρτίου 2017 , στο μεγάλο Αμφιθέατρο της Στέγης Γραμμάτων και Τεχνών, διεξάγεται για 6η συνεχόμενη χρονιά η ημερίδα ΕΣΩ. Η ημερίδα ΕΣΩ συγκεντρώνει κάθε χρόνο τους σημαντικότερους εκπροσώπους της Ελληνικής δημιουργικής σκηνής, και έχει καθιερωθεί ως ο κορυφαίος θεσμός προβολής στην Ελλάδα για τις τέχνες του σχεδιασμού. […]

August 2016

Molyvos International Music Festival 2016


The Molyvos International Music Festival (MIMF) is a unique project in the North Aegean region that brings together the greatest international young talents for a four-day celebration of world-class classical music. […]

A World Not Ours exhibition


Art Space Pythagorion, Samos, is pleased to announce its exhibition for the summer, A World Not Ours. The exhibition borrows its title from the award-winning homonymous 2012 film by director Mahdi Fleifel […]

July 2016

The International Film Festival of Patmos combines the idyllic backdrop of Patmos with cutting edge film to create a unique creative experience. […]

Santorini Arts Factory 2016



The Santorini Arts Factory (SAF) reaching two years of operation and hosting two widely successful summer festivals (2014 & 2015), presents the program for this summer. […]

Hamletmachine by Collide Theatre


Collide is thrilled to present its upcoming production of Heiner Müller’s “Hamletmachine”; a collage of fragments, an orgy of deconstruction, directed by Emily Louizou. […]

Sterna Art Project invites Angelos Plessas and eight more artists and curators to create works through a new practice, a new “Experimental Education Protocol” at the Baths of Nisyros. […]

Sani Festival 2016


In balance with the previous festivals, the artistic scheduling of Sani Festival 2016 continues to focus on jazz, classical music and Greek‘entechni’ (artistic) music, which have stamped a specific mark upon the institution. […]

The 6th International Conference on Typography & Visual Communication (ICTVC) with the theme “Discussing priorities | Developing a field” takes place in Thessaloniki on 7, 8 and 9 July 2016. […]

ECOWEEK 2016 in Agios Nikolaos


Agios Nikolaos, Crete

The Municipality of Agios Nikolaos in Crete marks the beginning of this year’s tourist season with an environmental message. […]

In July 2016 renowned scholars and practitioners from the fields of Architecture, Geography, Urban Design, and Environmental Studies, will meet in Athens as part of Autonoma – an International Conference on Urban Autonomy and the Collective City […]

June 2016

ATHENS JEWELRY WEEK is an institution that makes its debut this year in Athens. […]



This presentation is an attempt to reflect the indifference—both real and perceived—in the art world as an avatar of society at large. […]

The Equilibrists at the Benaki Museum


The Equilibrists is a project organized by the New Museum, New York and the DESTE Foundation, Athens in collaboration with the Benaki Museum, Athens, on the occasion of DESTE’s 33rd anniversary. […]

Athens & Epidaurus Festival 2016


The Athens & Epidaurus Festival is great celebration that has lasted 56 summers, and that has hosted some of the leading lights of theatre, music and dance. […]

Athens Photo Festival 2016



Athens Photo Festival is the leading international festival of photography and related media in Southeastern Europe. […]

Hḗrōs is a portrait project by Matjaž Tančič focused on the refugee crisis in the Mediterranean. It will be carried out for 3 weeks during the ArtsUp residency at the Arts Space Pythagorion, on the Greek island of Samos – one of the main European gateways for Syrian, Middle Eastern and African refugees and migrants. […]

This summer, National Geographic will bring an extraordinary cultural experience to Washington, D.C. THE GREEKS: Agamemnon to Alexander the Great is an exceptional journey through 5,000 years of Greek history and culture. […]

Los Angeles Greek Film Festival 2016

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Greek Film Festival ( is rolling out the red carpet to celebrate its tenth anniversary June 1 – 5, 2016 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, CA. […]

May 2016

Eleftheria Tseliou gallery will be hosting David Sampethai and Antonakis’ exhibition ‘Two Johns’, from Thursday, May 28th and till September 30th 2015. […]

Art Athina 2016


Launched in 1993 by the Hellenic Art Galleries Association, Art-Athina has been promoting Greek contemporary art creation and has been established as a great meeting point for artists from the Greek and wider international community. […]

The Bernier-Eliades Gallery, is pleased to present the photographic exhibition of Stratos Kalafatis “The pig and other stories”, on Thursday, May 26, 20:00-22:00. […]

1st Gourmet Olive Exhibition


The 1st Gourmet Olive Exhibition is the premier event in the industry of artisan olive oil, olive-oil based gourmet foods, and olive oil-based personal care products and is where top retail, foodservice and wholesale buyers source new gourmet products from the best producers in Greece. […]

Ai Weiwei at Cycladic


The Museum of Cycladic Art (MCA) in Athens presents a major exhibition with Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei. Ai Weiwei at Cycladic is the artist’s first exhibition within an archeological museum and in the country of Greece. […]

12th Athens Digital Arts Festival


The 12th Athens Digital Arts Festival invites proposals to unravel the notion of Pop in the digital era. […]

The Journey. People On The Move


Solidarity Now and the Benaki Museum kindly invite you to the Opening of the photo exhibition entitled \”The Journey. People On The Move”, on May 16th at 20:00, at Pireos street(138 Pireos & Andronikou). […]

Occupy Atopos #The_Dreamer


Occupy Atopos #The_Dreamer exhibition opens in Atopos cvc on the occasion of the International Museum Day on May 18th. […]

Thessaloniki Book Fair


The Thessaloniki Book Fair, as a dynamic presence at the cultural crossroads of Europe and the Balkans, gathers every year hundreds of publishers, writers, translators, literary agents, journalists, booksellers, librarians, institutions, bodies and organizations for the book from Greece, the Balkans, Western Europe, South-Eastern Mediterranean and beyond. […]

MONOspace Islington


MONOspace is popping up in London for the forth time and this May it is opening its doors in the neighborhood of Angel, presenting a concept inspired by the celebrated Greek beaches. […]

“The Comic Con” is all about gathering under the same roof the fans of the 9th Art, but also everything else about comics – from comic books and movies to toys and apparel. […]

April 2016

‘Sing, O muse, of the rave of Greek Trash, son of Deep Trash,

that brought countless thrills upon the Londonians…’

– Homer, The Queeriad […]

The creation of a bionic man, in a universe where technology and human experience go hand in hand, forms an important point of reference in the art of Konstantinos Papamichalopoulos, presented as part of his exhibition at The Blender Gallery in Athens, between  21/04 – 01/06/16. […]

In the past few years, Greece has made the headlines of worldwide news: from tense relationships with Germany and Europe to last year’s referendum, from on-going state corruption to neo-nazi uprisings, from subsequent austerity measures to the refugee ‘crisis’. […]

Open House Athens



Open House is one of the most important global institutions for the promotion of architecture. The idea began at London in 1992 and until today it has spread to many cities around the globe. […]

Comicdom Con Athens 2016


The great Greek comics’ convention enters its second decade and, as it opens its doors to the public for the 11th consecutive year, becomes even greater… […]

2016 EBGE Awards


On Thursday, April 14, at 7:30 pm, the Onassis Cultural Centre will welcome the most important names of Greek graphic design, branding, digital media and illustration, as part of a great evening for Greek visual communication.  […]

DADA 2016 Geneve – Nikos Vavdinoudis


This exhibition by the Swiss-based Fluxum Foundation and the Flux Laboratory presents Nikos Vavdinoudis’s Bell Bearers photo series. […]

CREAID Designer’s Lights exhibition


“Designer Lights” is a project by CREAID that aims at creating a playground for the Athens General Children’s Hospitals. […]

Thisisopium, presents Notions of Afterlife, a body of works on paper exploring notions of afterlife in religious mythologies. […]

Following his solo exhibition “The Twisted Odyssey”, which took place in London, Konstantinos Patsios presents his new series of works titled “The Lost Parthenon”, at Melkart Gallery, in Paris, in April 2016. […]

March 2016

…the uncanny is that species of the frightening that goes back to what was once well known and had long been familiar.

Sigmund Freud, “The Uncanny” […]

On 23 March 2016 PIASA will showcase Greek modern and contemporary sculpture in parallel with Greek Design. […]

Designing Creative Synergies Thessaloniki – 2016


Designing Creative Synergies is an interdisciplinary yearly conference, which aims to focus on issues related to design and creativity. […]



Photographer Sofia Gaafar and journalist Efi Alevizou combine their visual and intellectual approaches in examining the traces of reality. […]

Alexis VASILIKOS | Here Is All There Is


In his first solo show at CAN gallery entitled “Here Is All There Is” Vasilikos presents a selection of pictures shot between 1995 and 2015. […]

18th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival


The 18th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival –Images of the 21st Century will be held March 11-20, 2016, inviting filmmakers and viewers to its unique cinematic celebration, that comprises documentary films from all the over world, film surprises, tributes, as well as a selection of parallel events – open discussions, masterclasses, exhibitions. […]

Jannis Kounellis at the Monnaie de Paris


At Monnaie de Paris, Jannis Kounellis has composed a dramatic sculpture throughout the thousand square meters of the 18th-century exhibition rooms of this Palace beside the Seine. […]

BlahBlahBlah is a project curated by Vassilis Zidianakis and inspired by Atopos’ research for its new book titled UNLOCKED. […]

Maria GIANNAKAKI : Mare Monstrum


Maria Giannakaki presents at Skoufa Gallery in Athens 19 new works which she created from the beginning of last summer until the eve of the exhibition, with subject matter the despair of people at the mercy of the sea. […]

Something of Exquisite Beauty


Inspired by the 1984 exhibition and pivotal publication “Something that is Beautiful” (Kati to Oreon) by the “Friends of Ant1” Elika gallery presents a group show that examines the boundaries of kitsch in contemporary art. […]



WD Solo Show “LATE NIGHT TALE” attempts a second narration of the infamous tale Alice in Wonderland. […]

February 2016

Letters to the Mayor: Athens


In collaboration with Storefront for Art and Architecture New York, metamatic:taf presentsLetters to the Mayor: Athens which will be hosted at the metamatic:taf gallery space from 25 February until 6 March 2016. […]

Artfools International Film Festival 2016


For about 10 days in February 2016, Larisa will breath in the rhythm of cinema, as the Artfools International Festival 2016 will host new artists and offer quality cinema to its guests. […]

ESO, the one-day interior design and architecture conference, provides a platform for discussions and fruitful interaction centering on the design and creation of our everyday surroundings – everything from the buildings in our public space to the decoration of our internal, personal environments. […]

INSIDE ANCIENT WORKSHOPS… together we recreate


How were Cycladic figurines carved? What type of tools did ancient jewelers use to make gold ornaments? How did ancient painters decorate the surface of vases? […]

The Museum of Byzantine Culture organizes the temporary exhibition “On the Margins of War: Thessaloniki under the German Occupation (1941-1944) through the Photographic Collection of Byron Metos” […]

Parthenis Concept Store in London


From February 9th-28th, 2016, Greek minimalist fashion brand Parthenis opens a temporary concept store in east London’s Rivington Street, bringing their minimal women’s, men’s and unisex designs over from its stomping grounds of Athens and Mykonos to London. […]

Stefanos Rokos’ new solo exhibition constitutes a panoramic presentation of multiple possibilities and forms of visual art. […]

January 2016

Athens Fashion Trade Show 2016


The Athens Fashion Trade Show returns again in January 2016, bringing together the most competent, most fashionable and fun companies in the Greek market under one roof. […]

6th Αthens Video Dance Project


The 6th Αthens Video Dance Project Festival will take place in Athens, in collaboration with the Theater of Athens Fine Art School in January, 2016 […]

Birth of Coexistence


12 Greek visual artists present their work in a group exhibition on the “birth of coextistence”. […]

Greek Brand New


A glimpse at Greece’s new aesthetic vision as seen through brands, products, designs and ideas presented by 36 young companies in the clothing, accessories, beachwear, designer objects & souvenir business. […]

December 2015



Focusing on the issue of post-war avant-garde art, the exhibition presents selected works and artists that determined the conditions of knowledge, of reality, of life, and therefore of culture and art. […]

A selection of Greek designers – both upcoming talents and others who have already gained recognition in the international market – will be for showcasing their work in Brussels in December 2015. […]

MONOspace XmasEdition


In its Xmas edition, MONOspace gets inspired by the northern parts of Greece, and the mountain villages, which although not as known as the Greek islands, have raw, wild beauty and white winters. […]

Fotis Kontoglou: From Logos to Ekphrasis


The exhibition is devoted to distinguished artist Fotis Kontoglou (1895-1965), to mark 120 years since his birth and 50 years since his death and to feature representative works from the artist’s career in writing and illustration. […]

Paradise Inn exhibition by Marinos Tsagkarakis


ΤΑΒΥΑ Gallery presents “Paradise Inn”, the latest project of photographer Marinos Tsagkarakis – member of the artist collective “Depression Era” – from 7-27 December 2015. […]

A.Tassos exhibition


The representative exhibition of the oeuvre of artist A.Tassos (1914-1985), is organized on the occasion of the one hundredth anniversary of his birth and the thirtieth anniversary of his death. […]

November 2015

Open House Thessaloniki


In 2012 Thessaloniki joined the Open House family and started organizing an event that celebrates the city’s architecture and design. This year, the 4rd consequent annual event will take place on 20-22 November! […]

Wor(th)ship by Tassos Vrettos


The photographic ‘fieldwork’ of Tassos Vrettos among the makeshift places of worship of migrants and refugees in and around Athens is presented for the first time at the Pireos St Annexe of the Benaki Museum. […]




HOTELIA 2015 is addressed to hoteliers, architects, decorators, construction companies, as well as professionals from the restauration, coffee, food and beverages sectors. Separated in 4 sections, the sole professional equipment fair in Northern Greece, aims at connecting the professionals of the sector by finding solutions and achieving business agreements. […]

Even if we don’t always realise, the objects surrounding us (from an armchair to a remote control and our car) are creations of designers; people involved with industrial design, a field that has not yet been developed in Greece to a level similar to that of other European countries, mainly due to the underdevelopment of the country’s secondary sector. […]

Letters from Greece


Digital publisher The Pigeonhole is proud to launch Letters from Greece, a series of ten essays focusing on different themes, from Athenian artists’ responses to the crisis to the quirks of rural life in northern Greece. […]



NEON’s exhibition ‘Flying over the Abyss’, previously presented at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete, now tours at the Contemporary Art Centre of Thessaloniki. […]

Thessaloniki International Film Festival


The Thessaloniki International Film Festival is the top film festival of South Eastern Europe, the presentation platform for the year’s Greek productions, and the primary and oldest festival in the Balkans for the creations of emerging film makers from all over the world. […]

Theo Prodromidis – Towards the Bank of the Future


Nitra welcomes Thessaloniki International Film Festival with the solo show of Theo Prodromidis Towards the Bank of the Future, central work of which is the video the artist was commissioned by the Onassis Cultural Center for the exhibition Visual Dialogues 2013 (2013-2014). […]

October 2015

AA Thessaloniki Revelations


Between 30 October – 9 November 2015, the AA Greece Visiting School, Thessaloniki: Revelations, will investigate the urban fabric of one of the most historic places in the Balkans, through a series of multi-parameter morphological operations. […]

Christos Venetis: Operation mincemeat asides


Christos Venetis presents his installation entitled “Operation mincemeat asides” at the Cultural Centre of MIET in Thessaloniki, from October 30 to November 28, 2015. […]

The Athens House of Photography, has the pleasure to present the work of Rea Papadopoulou, “The Girls are Sleeping Upstairs”. […]

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default is a point of intersection. A place coupling different currents of contemporary urban culture where young artists interact, exchange ideas and participate in an interactive experiment through the presentation of their work. […]

Opening the Box: Unpacking Minimalism


The George Economou Collection is pleased to announce Opening the Box: Unpacking Minimalism. This group exhibition curated by Mark Godfrey, opens on Thursday, October 22, 2015, at the Economou Collection Space in Athens, Greece. […]

Digital Revolution at the OCC


From Pac-Man, Super Mario and Tetris to Gravity and Inception, from Björk to from the Back Eyed Peas, from Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak to Augmented Reality and from the Industrial Revolution to 3D printing, the “Digital Revolution” exhibition showcases the impact of digital technology on the evolution of the Arts, design, music, fashion, film and video games. […]

Be there! Corfu Animation Festival 2015


Be There! Corfu Animation Festival 2015 is a four-day celebration of animation for artists from all over the world that takes place in the capital of the Ionian islands between 15 -18 October 2015. […]

Yorgos Papafigos: Reality of Paradox


Establishing an effective synergy between different media, Yorgos Papafigos explores the tension between reality and perception in the contemporary age. […]



KENOPHOBIA is the second group show organized by CAN gallery after THRILLS AND CHILLS (which took place in 2013 in cooperation with Daily Lazy projects) which brings together more than 100 artworks by emerging and mid-career artists. […]

Narcissus Now: The Myth Reimagined

New York

The Onassis Cultural Center NY launches its inaugural fall season with the Onassis Festival NY 2015. Narcissus Now: The Myth Reimagined is the first annual festival of arts and ideas, taking place in the newly renovated space in the Olympic Tower in New York City. […]

Having superseded the false dilemma between representation and abstraction, and painting at the exact opposite end to the current pictorial nihilism, Stefanos Rokos creates one of the most vital incarnations of the contemporary one could wish for at this day and age. […]

Athens Walkthrough


Athens Walkthrough is a series of city tours through 20 arcades in the heart of Athens, a chaotic district ideal for inquisitive stroll. […]

September 2015




Digitized is a series of events that includes several workshops and a conference, taking place once a year in Athens, Greece. Its purpose is to bring together, inform and inspire the digital design community. […]

Animasyros 8.0


Animasyros, the International Animation Festival + Agora of the island of Syros is the largest festival and market of its kind in Greece and one of the 20 most important globally. […]

21st Athens International Film Festival


This year’s edition of the Athens International Film Festival – Opening Nights is scheduled to take place September 16-27, featuring over 100 feature films from all over the world, two competition sections, special tributes, documentaries and more than 60 homegrown shorts in its special additional competitive section with greek short films. […]

8th Biennale of Young Greek Architects


The Biennale of Young Greek Architects is a series of events that aim at shedding light to a representative sample of work of young architects, encouraging at the same time the exchange of ideas around the evolution of architectural thought and architectural production in Greece today. […]

The exhibition “Recording and Promotion of the 19th and 20th century’s buildings in Athens” presents the outcomes of a two-year project which recorded more that 10,000 buildings in Athens, collecting testimonies and old photographs that demonstrate the history and development of the city […]

Greek brands SS16 Showroom in Soho


Sinister Sisters teams up with the coolest of Greek brands A Future Perfect, Parthenis, Salty Bag, We are still bold and beautiful and Ohhhmydog to present their collections at the SS16 Showroom in Soho, this September! […]

Yiorgos Kordakis 10.000 American Movies


Yiorgos Kordakis presents his project “10.000 American Movies” at the Karsten Greve Gallery in Paris, from September 5 – 26, 2015. […]

August 2015

PVC – Nico Stephou


PVC by Nico Stephou is a project that intends to examine the relationship between graphic design and the technicalities of sound production. The medium is vectors translated with laser cutting into records that can be heard. […]

July 2015

Eye’s Walk digital festival


The Eye’s Walk digital festival is an innovative festival that connects the unique architectural legacy, the public spaces and the community of the island of Syros with video installation art. […]

For the fifth year the International Film Festival of Patmos unites us and invites us to one of the most beautiful islands of the Southeast Aegean. […]

Aisxylia Festival 2015



Aiming at embracing and promoting art in all its manifestations, the “Aisxylia Festival 2015” features numerous theatrical performances, concerts, exhibitions, film screenings, a half-marathon race, all taking place in Elefsina, from July 11, 2015 to October 30, 2015. […]

Phenomenon art project in Anafi



Phenomenon is a biennial project for contemporary art held in the Aegean island of Anafi, Greece and it includes a weeklong residency, an exhibition and a publication. The first edition will take place in the summer of 2015, from July 6 to July 19. […]

The Syros International Film Festival


Founded in 2013, SIFF brings Greek and international independent film to Syros every summer through two competition sections, thematic screenings, workshops, talks and parallel exhibitions. […]

June 2015

Socrates Now


Polyplanity Productions in collaboration with EllinikoTheatro present the solo theatre performance Socrates Now with EMMY award winner Yannis Simonides. […]

5th Athens Open Air Film Festival


The Athens Open Air Film Festival takes place for the 5th year in a row with more than 20 hand-picked projections in the capital’s most prominent neighborhoods, converting Athens into a luminous film oasis. […]

The Removement project


Santorini Arts Factory presents the art project Removement: a visual arts exhibition, which aims at interpreting, attributing and synthetically presenting motion or/and alteration, which characterizes a land, through the creative utilisation of mixed media. […]

Art Athina 2015


This year the International Meeting of Contemporary Art “Art-Athina 2015” celebrates its 20th edition! The greatest art event in Greece is to open at the Faliro Pavilion (Taekwondo Stadium) on Thursday 4 June and will run through Sunday 7 June. […]

Los Angeles Greek Film Festival

Los Angeles

Since its inception in 2007, The Los Angeles Greek Film Festival (LAGFF) showcases new films from Greece and Cyprus, and includes works by international filmmakers of Greek descent. […]

Athens Photo Festival 2015


The Athens Photo Festival is the leading international festival of photography in Southeastern Europe. Exploring issues relevant to our times, it encompasses a variety of activities that aim at fostering a critical understanding of contemporary culture and society through photography and related media, at an international, national and local level. […]

15th Athens Technopolis Jazz Festival


The Onassis Cultural Center meets the Technopolis of Athens at the 15th Athens Technopolis Jazz Festival, one of the major cultural events of Athens. […]

The Athens and Epidaurus Festival


The Athens and Epidaurus Festival is celebrating its sixtieth of many creative years as a living entity which converses with society and continues to be active while at the same time undergoing change. […]

May 2015

Design Lab Athens 2015


The Design Lab is a Contemporary Workshop for Applied Creativity organized as part of the Technopolis cultural venue of the City of Athens. […]

Open House Athens 2015


In 2014 Athens joined the Open House family and started organizing an event that celebrates the city’s architecture and design. This year, the 2nd consequent annual event will take place on 15-17 May! […]

Open House Athens 2015


Open House Athens 2015 is a simple but powerful concept: showcasing outstanding architecture for all to experience, completely for free. Its initiatives invite everyone to explore and understand the value of a well-designed built environment. […]

12th Thessaloniki Book Fair


The Thessaloniki Book Fair started in May 2004 and set a new objective: to place Greece on the map of international book fairs by creating a new keystone of cultural and commercial exchanges in the field of global publishing production. […]

Minor Damage by Peter Nikoltsos


The work of Peter Nikoltsos presented at the project space of six d.o.g.s. is a strict typology, in the spirit of Straight Photography, of pictures of minor damages on cars caused by accidents such as benders, dents, scratches etc. […]

12th Thessaloniki Book Fair


The 12th Thessaloniki Book Fair invites new and older readers, publishers and writers, academics and professionals of the creative economy and all those who wish to explore their reading perspectives in a 4-day festival of the Book, the Arts and Culture. […]

A neo-pop narrative characterises the art of Costas Tsiknis, as Apostolis Artinos writes: “Entries that exhaust —and are exhausted at— the surface of their image. Painterly gestures that occupy the space and demarcate their spots. […]

April 2015

Adhocracy Athens



The Adhocracy exhibition and symposium at the Onassis Cultural Centre in Athens is focused on the relation of design, culture, and society within a global approach, but based on the dynamics of the local art, architecture and design. […]

Eighty Athenian images captured on camera by eight men and women who make their living selling Schedia, Athens’ street paper, are to be shown in an exhibition at the OCC. […]

Comicdom Con Athens 2015


The only Greek festival exclusively devoted to comics, Comicdom Con Athens, opens its doors to the public for the 10th consecutive year. […]

Strange cities: Athens the project


It’s hard, but try to imagine that you’ve never laid eyes on Athens. Now imagine an exhibition in which artists from around the world were invited to create their own images of our Athens; there was just one condition: that they’d never seen it! […]

Only the Tanned Survive


Showcased in the windows of the centrally located Bel Boutique in the San Babila design quarter, ‘Only the Tanned Survive’ is the joint presentation of fashion designer Angelos Bratis and creative design studio Greece is for Lovers. […]

March 2015

The exhibition It’s all, oh so souvenir to me! Vol.3! becomes part of the Benaki Museum Shop, in Pireos Street Annexe, with new and unique ideas, new participations, and imaginative and unexpected souvenirs. […]

Family. Photography Circle


The exhibition ‘Family’ attempts to record the turn of many contemporary photographers to their personal environments. […]

MONO shoreditch Launch Day


MONO is a new mobile fashion concept store giving a UK platform for exclusive pieces by emerging contemporary Greek designers that will pop up in different London locations. […]

The workshop “Diversity in 20th- and 21st-Century Greek Popular Culture(s) and Media” will take place on Saturday 14 March 2015 at the University of Oxford. […]

17th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival


The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival is a leading European Documentary Festival carried out since 1999, which focuses on filmmakers with unique cinematic voices, internationally renowned for their contribution to the documentary genre. […]

Strange Cities at the OCC


Imagine an exhibition in which artists from around the world were invited to create their own images of Athens; there was just one condition: that they’d never seen it! […]

Culture Shift: Technology Meets Art


A Culture Shift lab is similar to a hack weekend, where business ideas are generated and tested over a short period of time by designers, developers, innovators, individuals and groups from the local cultural sector. […]

Mega-polis presents a collaboration between photographers Yiorgis Yerolymbos and Nikos Markou revolving around the city and urban space. […]

Museums hosting the works of Alexandros Maganiotis become a field of endless imagination and game for younger and older visitors and also the starting point of hundreds fairytales without beginning or end. […]

February 2015

Entos Stoas


Entos Stoas is an attempt to map the exits of the stoas located in the commercial triangle of Athens; a chaotic district which is ideal for inquisitive strolls. […]

This exhilarating concert at the Onassis Cultural Center features works by both young and old Mediterranean composers including Giorgos Koumentakis, Dimitris Skyllas, Gianvincenzo Cresta, Zeynep Gedizlioğlu, Zad Moultaka, Saed Haddad, all performed by the outstanding KYKLOS ENSEMBLE. […]

ESO is a one-day interior design conference in which architecture and interior design professionals meet and exchange food for thought as they discuss and analyze the ways in which they think, operate and create. […]

Festival Miden presents a video art selection that focuses on contemporary Greek Greek culture and ‘Greekness’. […]

This exhibition of works by Antonis Tsakiris, Achilleas Pistonis and Vassilis Selimas is the final destination of a two-year residency that highlights a successful collaboration between the artists and collector Giorgos Vogiatzoglou. […]

January 2015

VIOLENT SILK: Mourning Veils as Objects of Memory


In “Violent Silk: Mourning Veils as Objects of Memory”, the artist duo Kalos&Klio showcases a series of twelve artworks printed on silk fabric and presented as mourning veils form a symbolical “worn world”. […]

Home – Greek Photography Exhibition


The ‘Home’ exhibition is curated by Jacob Aue Sobol and Sun Hee Engelstoft and presents the works that resulted from the workshops that preceded. […]

Konstantinos Papamichalopoulos will be showcasing his collection entitled ‘The Great Golden Room’ at the Museum of Greek Folk Art from January 17th until March 15th, 2015. […]

Greek Brand New


This exhibition offers a glimpse of the new aesthetic of Greece, as that’s outlined on the brands, products, designs and ideas of 22 young businesses engaged in clothing, accessories, beachware, souvenirs and design. […]

December 2014

Luminous – Ioannina Light Festival


The 1st Light Festival utilizes the potentials provided by the new technologies and media in art. From 29 to 31 December 2014, Ioannina will be filled with light after inviting artists from Greece and abroad to create art works in its heart, highlighting the landmarks, the areas of natural beauty as well as the historical shopping center of the city through utilizing the potentials provided by the new technologies and media in art. […]

Studios 2014 @ metamatic: taf


metamatic:taf is excited to present for fifth consecutive year the exhibition Studios 2014, which opens on Thursday 18 December 2014 and will run until 15 January 2015.


3D Printing: An exhibition from the future… now


In the first major exhibition in Greece dedicated entirely to this amazing technology, more than 100 pieces by luminaries of Art, Architecture, Fashion, Science, and Product design combine to hint at the transformed commercial, public and private spheres of tomorrow. […]


Athens & Thessaloniki

The Hellenic Art Galleries Association, after the admittedly great success of the 19th International Contemporary Fair Art-Athina last May, organises in collaboration with the team of Art-Athina, a cultural weekend dedicated to galleries in Athens and Thessaloniki. […]

Death wishes / Orpheus


Based on the myth of Orpheus, the music of Death wishes / Orpheus joins top classics composers such as Monteverdi, Gluck, Schubert, Wolf, Scriabin, De Falla, Berio, creating a narration with elements of contemporary surrealism, with the collaboration of distinguished music performers and dancers. […]

BEYOND. Death and Afterlife in Ancient Greece


Through the 120 objects from 21 Greek and international museums emerges one of the most important issues that puzzled and continues to concern humans; the fate of the immortal soul after the death of the mortal body. […]



In her first solo exhibition entitled ‘Dowry’, Kanella wanders through cross-stitched patterns, missing a stitch or two, tangling the threads and diving into the holes made by her grandmother’s needles. […]

My eyes are seeing you by Alexandros Vasmoulakis


In Alexandros Vasmoulakis’ work, pompous theatrical figures dance in the rhythm of a hubbub to unravel the promiscuous narrative that is unfettered by the laws of reason.  […]

Waiting room by Savas Georgiadis


Through his new exhibition Waiting room — a series of oil paintings on canvas of tense colours — Savas Georgiadis puzzles himself on human portrait.  […]

Community Clash #6 with Hara Katsiki and Bartholot


For its sixth edition, Community Clash! features two incredible artists, Bartholot and Hara Katsiki, in co-operation with SomoS Art House. […]

Use it, not Abuse it


The exhibition Use it not Abuse opens to the public this Thursday 04 of December at 20:00, at Romantzo, Athens, presenting a series of experimental applications in objects that stretch between functionality and art. The participants include Refurniture LabShop, A Future Perfect, Phanis Roumanias and Studiolav. […]

Paradigms of a hybrid world


CTRLZAK studio is known, among other things, for its hybrid modus operandi, as it has realised throughout the years a series of works examining the possibility of a ‘hybrid future’. […]

Re-think Athens: Urban challenges 2014-15


Re-think Athens: Urban challenges is a cycle of events that examines the contemporary city in the light of the international experience, using a range of approaches.

November 2014

The New York Times has cited violinist Leonidas Kavakos’s playing for its “balance of pyrotechnics and lyricism,” while the San Francisco Chronicle called Yuja Wang “… quite simply the most dazzlingly, uncannily gifted pianist in the concert world today.” […]

This exhibition will provide an overview of the evolution of ancient healing practices, examining the transition from magic-religious healing to rational, scientific medicine, covering the period from approximately 1200 BC to the 3rd century AD. […]

Hellenic Centre 20th Anniversary Celebrations


The Hellenic Centre in London is organising a series of events for its 20th anniversary celebrations. These include screenings of Mikra Anglia directed by Pantelis Voulgaris, and Papadopoulos and Sons directed by Marcus Marcou; exhibitions of paintings, photographs, jewellery and pottery; special visits and guided tours to the Greek and Cypriot Antiquities in the British Museum.


Open House Thessaloniki 2014


In 2012 Thessaloniki joined the Open House family and started organizing an event that celebrates the city’s architecture and design. This year, the 3rd consequent annual event will take place on 14-16 November! […]

Videozoom Greece at the Museo di Roma


Videozoom Greece aims at showcasing Greece’s contemporary video art in an exhibition held at the Museo di Roma in Trastevere between 14 November and 15 December 2014. […]




DPOINT HOTEL VILLAGE is an original and different “village” where furniture & decoration products as well as equipment for hotels will be showed. The organization constitutes the outcome of the successful cooperation of HELEXPO and the international platform INTERIORS FROM GREECE. […]

Friends and Patrons of El Greco in Toledo


The exhibition at Benaki Museum (Athens) is organized on the occasion of the quatercentenary of Domenikos Theotokopoulos’ death, focused on the presentation of the intellectuals, collectors and patrons who constituted El Greco’s personal close circle in Toledo, inspiring and supporting him, throughout his creative journey. […]

RE-culture III: 3rd International Art Festival of Patras


This year’s international Contemporary Art Festival of Patras RE-culture III will host 12 edits from Greece and abroad, 150 artists and over 250 works of contemporary art from around the world. […]

24 squared at the OCC


24 bands perform one after another on the OCC Upper Stage over 24 hours in an ever-shifting sequence of sounds, atmospheres and images. […]

REFUTE IT @ metamatic:taf


Ten comic book artists and four scriptwriters from the contemporary Greek comic scene stand against the present social condition and choose a word, which according to them reflects contemporary life, in order to produce a work based on it. […]

Depression Era at the Benaki Museum


This is an exhibition of the Depression Era, a group of artists, researchers, writers, architects, journalists and theoreticians based in Athens, who came together with the sole purpose of recording the crisis in Greece, through images and texts. […]

Costas Balafas is one of the post-war humanist photographers whose work determined the course of Greek photography. His photographs are a unique testimony of Greek history and society, where the struggles of the ordinary Greeks in their daily life feature predominantly. […]

Promahones by Venia Dimitrakopoulou


The Benaki Museum’s Pireos Street annex presents Venia Dimitrakopoulou’s “Promahones” (Bastions), a monumental sculptural installation made of iron. […]

Athens. The spirit of the ’60s: A changing capital


The subject matter of the exhibition “Athens. The Spirit of the ’60s: A changing capital” is the “modern” metropolis that was born in the years of the economic boom. […]

The General State Archives (GAK), while concluding the festive events celebrating the 100-year anniversary of their establishment (1914-2014), present to the public an exhibition with archival specimens and collections gathered and preserved within one century of operation. […]

October 2014

55th Thessaloniki International Film Festival


Faithful to its established annual appointment, the 55th Thessaloniki International Film Festival will take place October 31 to November 9, 2014. With renewed vision and a strong dedication to independent cinema, the Festival will once more invite both film makers and the audience to a special celebration of film. […]

Following the successful events in Athens and Thessaloniki, the second edition of The Fashion Room Service XXL will take place on 30 October in Athens. […]

The exhibition and publication project The Other designs, adopts a critical viewpoint shared by many contemporary academics that highlights how the institutionalization of antiquity as “national heritage” has shaped an ideological framework for experiencing and performing a national identity. […]

Open Gallery #4


Studio 4, presents the fourth action of the mural programme Open Gallery, which is curated by Andreas Fakis and Ilias Chatzichristodoulou, within the framework of Public Art Festival: Multiformity, in collaboration with Cutty Sark, in Athens, Greece. […]

Kinisis, Spiros Kontakis


Kontaki design is a Greek company that designs and produces handcrafted objects and furniture. […]

This conference provides industrial design specialists with a crucial opportunity to meet and communicate with the general public. […]

Kostis Maraveyas, the successful young Greek songwriter and singer, will feature songs from his best albums in a live concert in London. […]

New York City Greek Film Festival

New York

The mission of the New York City Greek Film Festival is to establish a presence for Greek films in New York City. The festival aspires to bring the best work of Greek filmmakers to New York audiences and to show the films in the most up to date screening facilities. […]

This is an exhibition of the Depression Era, a group of artists, researchers, writers, architects, journalists and theoreticians based in Athens, who came together with the sole purpose of recording the crisis in Greece, through images and texts. […]

What Remained | Lila Papoula


Lila Papoula’s individual painting exhibition entitled “What Remained” opens on Thursday, October 16 at Skoufa gallery. […]

Staging the domestic


Curator Anna Chatzinassiou and “Salon de Bricolage” (Athens), present a group exhibition of Greek artists at “The Hospital Club” in London. […]

Public Art Film Festival “Top to Bottom”


Studio 4, in collaboration with the Greek Film Archive and Romantso, presents the 2nd edition of the Ιnternational Public Art Film Festival Top to Bottom, curated by Andreas Fakis, Kika Kyriakakou, Filippos Fragkogiannis and Konstantina Drakopoulou, within the framework of Public Art Festival: Multiformity. […]

Petit Paris d’ Athenes 2014


The theatre is the focal point for this festival, which includes plays, cabaret, variété, concerts, street theatre and other performing arts, street painting, visual art & photo exhibitions, lectures and forums. […]

Popular singer-songwriter Dionysis Savvopoulos will perform works spanning his entire career at the Herod Atticus Theater on Wednesday, October 8. The concert’s proceeds will benefit the Mazi gia to Paidi children’s charity. […]

Maria Loizidou “Cropping Up”


Kalfayan Galleries present the solo show of the artist Maria Loizidou titled “Cropping Up”. Maria Loizidou, who was among the finalists of the 2014 Curate Award of the Fondazione Prada and the Qatar Museum Authorities, visits Athens once again with a daring project that perceives the socio-geographical space of the gallery as a challenge to create a subversive order of things. […]

7th London Greek Film Festival


The London Greek Film Festival is an international film festival focusing on Greek films and Greek filmmakers. Held every October in London, the festival is open to films either by Greek filmmakers or set in Greece or involving Greek history or mythology. […]

Athens Video Art Festival 2014


The International Festival of Digital Arts and New Media, Athens Video Art Festival, celebrates its ten-year long faithful presence in free expression of the arts and new technologies returning to the familiar paths of “Technopolis” of City of Athens from 2 to 5 October. […]

September 2014

1st Public Art Festival


The 1st Public Art Festival is a multi-leveled festival that takes place in Athens and involves aspects of art that we encounter in public space, such as street art and graffiti, as well as other forms that do not belong to a certain established framework. […]

The Greek Monsters


The Greek Monsters exhibition by Beetroot Design Group opens in Chicago. After their successful Manhattan show, the Cyclops, the Minotaur, the Stymphalian Birds and more than twenty monsters from the Greek mythology are moving to the “city by the lake” for a new and exciting presentation of Beetroot’s exhibition […]

No Rest for the Wicked


No Rest for the Wicked is a curatorial project presented at ArtInternational in Istanbul by Lanfranco Aceti, which showcases recent artworks by Bill Balaskas as well as a series of exhibitions and art projects developed by MoCC (Museum of Contemporary Cuts) since 2012. […]

49th Dimitria Festival


The 49th Dimitria Festival is a work site: this historic institution is used as a tool, event venues are turned into participatory platforms and the limits of the festival experience are tested. […]

Crisis is a Greek word


This exhibition – part of the 11th Naoussa International Film Festival – is part of a global initiative of Greek designers to describe Greece in the times of Crisis, named ‘Crisis is a Greek word’. […]

Jannis Psychopedis: Byron in Kefalonia


A solo exhibition of Jannis Psychopedis’s at the Benaki Museum of his work for the 190 year anniversary of the death of Lord Byron. […]

The Athens International Film Festival


The anniversary edition of the Athens International Film Festival – Opening Nights is scheduled to takes place between 17-28 Seotember 2014, featuring over 100 feature films from all over the world, three competition sections, special tributes, documentaries and more than 60 homegrown shorts. […]

Doings on Time and Light


In this two-man exhibition organized at Rodeo Gallery, Istanbul, new works by Eftihis Patsourakis are accompanied by a new series of objects designed especially for Rodeo by designer Michael Anastassiades. […]

Reverb: New Art from Greece


Greece’s recent political and social turmoil has had profound effects on the country’s cultural landscape, creating shifting notions about its identity. September 9–October 18, 2014, the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (SMFA), will showcase eleven emerging and mid-career Greek artists who illustrate the way artists are interpreting the reverberations of social, political, and economic conditions during this crucial time in Greece’s history. […]

June 2014

destefashioncollection: 1 to 8


The exhibition destefashioncollection: 1 to 8 assembles the first eight years of capsules and projects of destefashioncollection, an incremental, evolving project that examines the boundaries between art and fashion, by commissioning each year since 2007 an artist to survey that season’s International fashion offerings and to select five related works. […]

El Greco and Modern Painting


To celebrate the fourth centenary of the death of Domenikos Theotokopoulos, El Greco, the Museo del Prado in Madrid is organizing the exhibition “El Greco and Modern Painting”. […]