Part of a collection project in progress, the exhibition SonicTime, speech/sound/silence brings together fifty five works from the collection of the National Museum of Contemporary Art, which focus on language, sound, music and silence as their common matrix.
"Sean Sully: Doric Order" will be Irish/American artist Sean Scully's first exhibition in Greece. The focus of the show will be six monumental Doric paintings that the artist has been making since 2009. Immense in scale and ambition the paintings have as their genesis the Doric principle which originated in ancient Greece.
The B. & M. Theocharakis Foundation for the Fine Arts and Music in Athens, Greece in collaboration with the Japanese Embassy in Greece present for the first time in Athens a unique exhibition, under the title "Winter Garden: JAPANESE MICROPOP - 14 Contemporary Japanese Artists".
The Hellenic Parliament Foundation presents the exhibition Music Education and Democracy in Classical Athens. The President of the Hellenic Parliament Mr. Filippos Petsalnikos opened the exhibition on March 1st, at 19:30 p.m. The exhibition captures music as a central element of forming human character, influencing state laws and rhythms of social life and, consequently, possessing a political dimension.
The National Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens, Greece presents from June 20th until September 2nd 2012 the exhibition This is a poem, Visual Poetry Group 1981-2011. The exhibition is part of a series of historical exhibitions presented by the Museum and aims at the historical examination of the artistic activity of the Visual Poetry Group.
The work of Athina Ioannou is related specifically to selected spaces which guide her. For each of her works she follows a certain process during which she researches and observes the given space.
Beetroot Design Group is the design agency and think-tank from Thessaloniki, who won one of the highest distinctions in communication design in the world (red dot Agency of the Year).
"The Greek Monsters" exhibition was created to celebrate Beetroot's "consistently brilliant level" in design that won its prestigious distinction: the red-dot Communication Design Award as the Agency of the Year 2011.
Experiential Drawing Workshops for Adults
Millions of people around the world observe the work of M.C.Escher and V.Vasarely in order to understand the geometric forms and techniques that are hidden within.
In this creative workshop, organized by the Herakleidon Museum, participants will draw with the use of pencil and geometric tools (ruler, triangle and compass) to discover the hidden secrets of the pictorial composition.
The Association of Greek Archaeologists' (SEA), in cooperation with the Greek Directors' Guild, is offering free open-air film screenings in the association's courtyard in Thiseio in Athens, Greece, over the summer months.
The series kicks off on Thursday with a screenings of 1988 film Cinema Paradiso and will continue for until the autumn.