Category: culture


Antonia Papatzanaki… “Photometries”

The Municipal Gallery of Chania is pleased to present the work of the distinguished Chanian sculptor Antonia Papatzanaki. Characteristic of Papatzanaki’s art is her long-term research into structures whose concept and use of light is crucial. The exhibition comprises of several representative series of works created from 2000 to the present. Her continuous experimental approach […]

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No transfer of Greek monuments or sites to Public Properties Company, HCAP says

No Greek archaeological monuments or other protected sites will be transferred to the Public Properties Company SA, according to an announcement issued by the Hellenic Corporation of Assets and Participations (HCAP) – the so-called privatisations ‘superfund’ – on Saturday. Responding to press reports claiming that archaeological sites, museums, monuments and other protected properties were included […]

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Intact late Minoan tomb found in Crete

Archaeologists in Crete have discovered an intact Minoan-era tomb containing a well-preserved adult skeleton as well as funerary vessels. An initial inspection of the ceramics found in the tomb allowed it to be dated to the late Minoan period, or 1400 to 1200 BC, a statement from the Ministry of Culture said. The tomb was […]

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