Eleni Boukoura-Altamura was born in the island of Spetses in 1821. She was daughter of Ioannis Boukouras who had established the first theatre in Athens. The renowned Theatre Place has been honourably named after this development.
The G and A Mamidakis Foundation declared this week the hosting of the G and A Mamidakis Foundation Art Prize to be given for the year 2019. The award envisages the creation of an artist-in-residence programme.