Latest News for: Art thessaloniki


Experts cite significance of Chora Church

Ekathimerini 28 Nov 2021
For his part, the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki professor of Byzantine archaeology and art and vice president of EKBMM Athanasios Semoglou stressed that it is imperative the monument’s unity is preserved ... Ousterhout, professor emeritus in the history of art at the University of Pennsylvania and a leading expert in Byzantine architecture.

Kids Love Greece: Best Travel Agency for Families

Greek City Times 27 Nov 2021
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Back-to-back crises take toll on transport 

Ekathimerini 18 Nov 2021
The last time the fleet was bolstered was in 2009-10, so it is no surprise that most of the fleet consists of old-technology vehicles, apart from 10% of that are state-of-the-art. The already delayed tender for the supply of 770 buses for Athens and Thessaloniki, amounting to almost 400 million euros, is in the process of being announced ... .

Greek cash rebate a magnet for international film and TV productions

Ekathimerini 10 Nov 2021
... of Thessaloniki ... York Studios has partnered with Bulgaria’s Nu Boyana, which is owned by Millennium Media, for the construction of a state-of-the-art film set in the Thessaloniki suburb of Thermi ... Shooting for the next installment of the franchise began this week in Thessaloniki.

Jakarta Becomes Part of UNESCO's Creative Cities Network

Berita Jakarta 09 Nov 2021
Joining these 49 cities, there are currently 295 cities in 90 countries investing in culture and creativity to promote sustainable urban development such as crafts and folk arts, design, film, gastronomy, literature, media arts and music ...Bida (Nigeria) - Crafts and Folk Arts ... • Como (Italy) - Crafts and Folk Arts ... • Hamar (Norway) - Media Arts.

THESSALONIKI PHOTOBIENNALE: The return of one of the oldest photo festivals in Europe

Greek City Times 07 Nov 2021
From ancient archaeological sites to contemporary art exhibitions, Thessaloniki -Greece’s second-largest city- has it all ... of Photography and the Experimental Center for the Arts, which are both part of Thessaloniki’s Metropolitan Organization of Museums of Visual Arts (MOMus).

PhotoBiennale 2021 | Thessaloniki | To February 20

Ekathimerini 25 Oct 2021
The Thessaloniki PhotoBiennale runs through February 20 in the northern port city, comprising 19 exhibitions of work by 94 artists ...

ACT: The Road Less Traveled, The Experience of a Lifetime

The National Herald 18 Sep 2021
Thessaloniki is the second largest city in Greece; a true crossroads between East and West, and a gateway to Southeastern Europe ... They can also participate in the Thessaloniki Contemporary Art Festival and in the International Film Festival for a chance to meet artists and filmmakers from around the world.

Rotunda, one of the oldest religious sites in Thessaloniki

Greek City Times 02 Sep 2021
Rotunda, one of the oldest religious sites in Thessaloniki ... by the Romans, Rotunda is one of the oldest religious sites of Thessaloniki, situated 125m northeast of the Arch of Galerius on the upper side of Egnatia Street ... It was probably dedicated to Zeus and it served as the Metropolitan Church of Thessaloniki from 1523-1590 ... THESSALONIKI.

Bishop Athenagoras of Nazianzos Appointed Director of Religious Education

The National Herald 17 Aug 2021
In addition, His Grace will continue in his role of Chief Secretary of the Holy Eparchial Synod of the Archdiocese ... Bishop Athenagoras holds a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Theology, a Masters of Theology, and a PhD in Theology from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. Source. .

Giannis Antetonkoumpo is a ‘work of art’ on and off the court for Greece

Greek City Times 16 Aug 2021
Greek sportstar and NBA basketball champion Giannis Antetonkoumpo might be an artist on the court, but now in Thessaloniki he has become art himself, after street artist Elias Stylos, aka “Hayate”, completed a 5x5m mural of Giannis on a wall to serve as a kind of inspiration for “people to fulfil their dreams.”.

The Camp 2020 | Thessaloniki | To September 26

Ekathimerini 05 Aug 2021
Maria Zervos presents a new film and photography project at the Museum of Modern Art ...

Greece’s "12 Essential Places" Featured in Lonely Planet

The National Herald 10 Jul 2021
Stylish Thessaloniki remains northern Greece's liveliest town, thanks to its universities, cultural scene, arts and nightlife,” LP reported, noting “the old quarter, a neighbourhood full of colourful, winding streets marked by white-plastered houses, lazy cats and Byzantine churches.”.

UCLA SNF Center Director Sharon Gerstel Awarded Greece’s Highest Honor

The National Herald 30 Jun 2021
Gerstel is professor of Byzantine Art and Archaeology at UCLA and is the George P ... Her authored and edited books include Beholding the Sacred Mysteries (1999), A Lost Art Rediscovered ... Trained at Bryn Mawr College, Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece, and the Institute of Fine Arts/New York University, Professor Gerstel was awarded a J.

‘The Fourth Window’: Thessaloniki Review

Screen Daily 27 Jun 2021
Sober and engaging portrait of seminal Israeli novelist Amos Oz. It’s easy to feel that everything has been said about the dangers that befall artists who become public property ... Premiering in Thessaloniki before heading to Israel’s Docaviv, the film should have considerable traction in international arts TV and other culturally-focused platforms ... .