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The International Museum Day will be celebrated digitally this year

This year, the International Museum Day on May 18, will be celebrated digitally via a series of applications and actions that will be posted on various websites and social media platforms. This year’s theme, as established by the International Council of Museums (ICOM) is “Museums for Equality: Diversity and Social Cohesion”, emphasizes the…

The Thessaloniki Documentary Festival goes online this year

This year, the 22nd Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, which was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, will take place online from Tuesday, May 19 to Thursday, May 28, with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Sports. More…

Culture sector to gradually restart from May 18

Minister of Culture, Lina Mendoni presented the actions and measures for the support of the culture sector, artists and workers affected by the restriction measures during the coronavirus pandemic, and pointed out that the goal is to…

Greek Literature Abroad: Finland

Finland is considered the most literate nation in the world and was recognized as such by the United Nations in 2016. However, its educational system, is a testament to that, as well as its literacy levels that are higher than the…

Fashion meets cinema at Technopolis

Following its successful premiere last year at Megaron, the Athens Fashion Film (Athensfff) Festival returns with its 2nd edition, on February 14-16, at  the Technopolis newly renovated amphitheater. It is a cultural meeting for…

Photographer Robert McCabe made an honorary Greek citizen

“Now the language of Ulysses is my language. And the beautiful Aegean Sea, with its magnificent islands and its unique history, is now my sea”, said the veteran American photographer Robert McCabe, who was granted an Greek…

Greek Literature Abroad: France

France has always appreciated Greek poetry and prose and has provided the appropriate ground for many important Greek writers and intellectuals to unfold and show off their creative work. In addition, our country received recently an…