Athens Culture Net, at the suggestion of its members, organizes a Culture Night on October 5th, celebrating the narrative, thus portraying, as part of the "Athens 2018 World Book Capital" city of Athens, the relation between the Book and the Arts. From 20:00 until at least midnight, music, recitals, performances and open rehearsals, performances, public games, art exhibitions and cartoons will be presented on a night dedicated to the arts, on a route starting from the city center to reach Faliron Delta and Piraeus.
Athens Culture Net: Art & Narration
List of Events
• Athens International Film Festival
A night of culture by the Athens International Film Festival
Screening of the film “The remains of the day”, by James Ivory (1993) with the support of British Council.
• National Theater of Greece
“The Prince and the Pauper” by Mark Twain, Open Rehearsal – Premiere Preview
A night family visit at the brand new “home” of the of the Young People’s Stage of the National Theatre of Greece, the renovated Ground Floor of REX Theatre
REX THEATRE Box Offices, 48 Panepistimiou Str.
• ATOPOS CONTEMPORARY VISUAL CULTURE
#TextMe_FluffyLibrary_ Antigoni_Tsagkaropoulou: performance into the installation from the artist Antigoni Tsagkaropoulou
20:00 – 23:00
Salaminos 72str., 10435 Athens
• ADDMA SA – POLIS 2 Pilot Program – This is Athens of City of Athens
“NIGHT OF CULTURE AT THEATROU SQUARE”
All 7 creative groups that have taken up shop on Theatrou Square, as part of the “SHOP IN THE CENTER” project by the POLIS², invite you to a night of narration.
Information: 210 3312002-3, email@example.com
Theatrou Sq – Omonoia
• Music Library “Lilian Voudouri” – Megaron the Athens Concert Hall
When Apollo met Caissa.
Lecture recital and simultaneous chess games highlighting the unexpected connection of chess thinking and music composing and performing.
For participating in the games, you have to fill in the form uploaded at www.mmb.org.gr on September the 18th.
Vas. Sofias & Kokkali
• Hellenic Parliament Foundation for Parliamentarism and Democracy, Attica Region-Central Section, Municipality of Athens, General State Archives, ERT
“12 October 1944. Athens liberated” exhibition “14 stories of resistance”
The aim of the exhibition is to highlight the resistance of the inhabitants of Athens against German occupation through 14 personal stories.
Opening event: October 5th 2018. The President of the Hellenic Parliament, Mr. Nikolaos Voutsis, will inaugurate the exhibition. Extension of the opening hours until 00:00. Special guided tour for the public at 22:00
Building 6, former EAT-ESA, Parko Eleftherias – Arts Center of the Municipality of Athens.
• Gennadius Library
Reading and Writing: Heinrich Schliemann and Antonios
Employing contemporary art as a guide, this exhibition focuses on writing and proposes new ways of reading the rich archives of the Gennadius Library.
Gennadius Library Reading Room, Souidias 61, Athens
• Museum of Ancient Greek Technology Kostas Kotsanas – European Animation Center
C.P. CAVAFY IN TOKYO
Two ancient civilizations meet through the work of the Alexandrian poet. Cavafy’s poems come alive through animation films, sketches exhibition and reading poetry in Greek and Japanese language.
Guided tours at the exhibition “Ancient Greece – The Origins of Technologies”(duration 30’) before and after the event
6, Pindarou & Academias str., Kolonaki, 10671 Athens
• Instituto Cervantes de Atenas
One film from Spain and one from Ecuador, based on books, dealing with two important historical facts that marked the course of both countries.
19.00 – 23.00
Goethe Institut, Omirou 14
• Industrial Gas Museum / Technopolis City of Athens
From coal to steam
Tour guide for adults and families
20.00 & 21.00
Phone reservation needed: 2130109325, Mon-Fri.13.00-17.00
Technopolis City of Athens, 100 Pireos str., Meeting point Industrial Gas Museum Shop
NEON presents Andreas Lolis’ Prosaic Origins, curated by Nayia Yiakoumaki, at the British School at Athens for CITY PROJECT 2018.
• Pushkin Institute
The fascinating world of Russian language
Acquaintance with the Russian language
20:00 – 24:00
Feidiou 18, Athens
• Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre (SNFCC)
Mystery Night: The Disappearance of John Balomenos
Riddles, suspects and a mystery game in an evening that invites you to tour the SNFCC and solve a curious disappearance.
4 hourly slots with the participation of 50 persons per slot (starting times: 18.50 19.50, 20.50, 21.50).
Stavros Niarchos Park, SNFCC
• Athens Conservatoire
On Time: Music, Poetry, Dance
We invite you to a journey in time in a night full of music, poetry and dancing till we drop.
Reservation: 210 7240673, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rigilis & Vas. Georgiou B’
• ΦΡΜΚ Magazine
Poetry at the edge
The editing group of FRMK magazine presents uniquely original poets of our times, with the participation of foreign poets living in Athens.
The Black Duck Garden, Paparigopoulou 7
The Starry Night of Poetry
Ten renowned Greek poets, representing different generations, read poems written by them or others.
Zappeion Megaron (Peristilio)
• (.poema..) publications
Refer to Dionysios Solomos
The contemporary aspect on Greek’s national poet: bilingualism, entire work, literary approach on modern greek studies.
Zappeion Megaron (Peristilio)
Prior to the book
Thraka Magazine presents ten Greek poets of the younger generation who have already authored at least one book and will be reading poems from their unpublished -or soon to be published- work.
Epi Lexi Bookstore, Akadimias 32
• Io Voulgaraki - Theotokopoulou House
«… My land is after me…» MATSI HATZILAZAROU | LETTERS FROM PARIS TO ANDREAS EMBIRIKOS
The letters of Matsi Harzilazarou to Andreas Embirikos (Paris, 1946-1947) come to life through a reading in dialogue with flute and guitar at the historic Theotokopoulos House in the Patissia area.
Theotokopoulos House, Theotokopoulou 34, Patissia
• Mandragoras Magazine
Nanos Valaoritis-Nicolas Callas: a dialogue – Surrealism and revolution in Art and Life
The parallel course of Nanos Valaoritis and Nicolas Calas in the context of the surrealism art movement in Greece and abroad.
Polis Art cafe, Pesmazoglou 5
• Free Thinking Zone
Inside the kitchen of crime literature writers
An introduction to crime literature and workshop. At the end the participants will be asked to practice what they learned by making up their own story.
Activist bookshop Free Thinking Zone, at the pedestrian street Skoufa 64 and Grivaion
• Art Athina
Gallery Night Walk
Art galleries around Athens and Piraeus extend their opening hours from 20.00 to 00.00 celebrating the Culture Night
20 Aristofanous str.
105 54 Athens, Greece
+30 210 3214 994
www.aaart.grExhibition title: Geometry as Caprice / Apostolos Ntelakos
3 Pallados street, 105.54 Psyrri
+30 210 32 28 785
www.adgallery.grSolo show: Manuel Ocampo
Solo show: Mihael Milunovic
Mithimnis 12 & Eptanisou
2108640250Group show: Le rouge et noir
Dimosthenis Davvetas, Kornelios Grammenos, Marilena Zampoura
Alma Contemporary Art Gallery
Ipsilantou 24, Kolonaki
www.galleryalma.comThe Black Boxes of Memories, Eleni’s Kaprou solo show
Neofytou Douka 5
+30 210 7249333
www.argo-gallery.grSolo exhibition of paintings of the artist Martin Krastev
3, Agiou Spiridonos
www.galleryartprisma.gr *In collaboration with S.I.L Space
Solo show: Popi Giannaki
Athens Art Gallery
4, Glykonos Str, Dexameni Square
Swimmers – New Works
CAN CHRISTINA ANDROULIDAKI GALLERY
42 Anagnostopoulou Str
10673 Athens GR
www.can-gallery.comEfi Haliori – Solo show
25, A. Metaxa
Performace: Peter’s Max “I Miss America” curated by Macklin Kowal.
Chili Art Gallery
13-15 Dimofontos str.
Alexandra Sarah’s solo show
“Noncorporeal Trembling Frequencies”
Dépôt Art Gallery
5, Neophytou Vamva Str
Kolonaki,GR-106 74 Athens, Greece
Phone:+30 210 3648174
9a Valaoritou Str.
Panayiotis Baxevanis – A quiet disorder
Eleftheria Tseliou Gallery
Margarita Myrogianni, Room of Punishment
27 Omirou Str.
10672 Athens, Greece
www.elikagallery.comSolo show: Alexandros Laios
55 Mesologgiou St
www.eniagallery.comGroup show: Back to basics: Painting / Curator: Artemis Potamianou
4 Kleomenous str., Kolonaki Athens
Τηλ : 210 72 20 231
www.ersi.grChristianna Garofalidou’s solo show – ‘’ Crisis and Conflicts ‘’
20, Solonos Str.
Exhibition title: “A MODERN AESOP”
35 HARITOS Street
Tel.: +30 211 7100566
Solo show: Iosifina Kosma – “Roes”
Ikastikos Kiklos Sianti
2, Leof. Vas. Alexandrou
Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center
48 Armatolon-Klefton st.
114 71, Athens – GR
Τel: 210 64 39 466
http://www.art-tounta.grSolo show: Aristotle Roufanis
Group show: Christie Boutsai, Evangelia Dimitrakopoulou, Alkistis Mavrokefalou
12 Athinas Str.,
www.kappatosgallery.com, www.athensartresidency.org Solo show: Eirini Georgopoulou
34 Alopekis Str.
PERITECHNON KARTERIS GALLERY
5 Irodotou str.
TEL. +30 210 8239465
www.peri-technon.comExhibition title – ABYSS ILLUMINATION
4, Skoufa Str.
+302103643025, +2103603541Solo show: Journey of the worlds , Patrick Fabre