Category: culture


Greece Considered as Filming Location for UK Movie

British producer Gareth Jones traveled to Greece, last month for a pre-filming visit (recce) to determine whether he will proceed with shooting of “The Giaour” in the country. The visit was organized by the Hellenic Film Commission of the Greek Film Center. “The Giaour”, written and directed by Rika Ohara, is based on Lord Byron’s poem of the […]

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Painting and sculpture exhibition in Ag;ia Marina

Τhe ‘Atelie’ artists workshop presents its inaugural painting and sculpture exhibition focused on works from a selection of Artists who live and work in Crete. The vernissage will be held on August 3rd from 7pm – 11pm in the Olive Oil workshop of Agia Marina in Sivas. (South Crete, en route to Matala) During the […]

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Giorgos Lappas exhibition in Hania on the Greek island of Crete to August 31

“Giorgos Lappas – From Here to Eternity” is a career-spanning exhibition of works by the late Cairo-born sculptor nowadays on display at the Municipal Art Gallery of Hania. While telling their own stories, Lappas’s figures also reflect the artist’s interests and his ties with history, civilization and psychoanalysis. As the museum’s art director, Maria Maragou, […]

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