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Billy Zane is honoured artist at the Thessaloniki contemporary art fair

The 4th Art Thessaloniki International Contemporary Art Fair will be held at Thessaloniki International Exhibition & Congress Centre from 21-14 November. The fair includes a tribute to Greek-American Hollywood actor …

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Memories of Armenia, a Greek Armenian photographer shows fortune sealed by history

The last developments in the Middle East recalled the memories from 2015 when the Armenians were marking the 1915 Genocide and I was doing my documentary photography project on the …

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‘Heroes & Hoplites’ display explores ancient Greek warfare at the Hellenic Museum

War was a constant reality in ancient Greece. The heroic stories of the Iliad and Odyssey were in many cases considered by the ancient Greeks as records of their cultural …

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US contemporary artist and gallery target Europe

Sozita Goudouna, the head of operations at Raymond Pettibon Studio, has announced the opening of the famous American contemporary artist’s solo exhibition entitled Frenchette in Paris and the inaugural exhibition …

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Exhibition: ‘The Jews of Greece: Then and Now’

Last week up to 200 guests attended the opening of The Jews of Greece: Then and Now exhibition at the Hellenic Community in Northbridge. The Hellenic Community of Western Australia …

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Orpheas and Euridyce Review: a bold reimagining through circus and opera

The story of Orpheus’ descent into the underworld to retrieve his beloved Eurydice has fascinated people for centuries. Plato wasn’t a fan. He thought Orpheus took the easy way out. …

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Top 10: Greece is Selfie central, and here are some suggestions for the perfect holiday selfie

1. Acropolis Selfie The birthplace of democracy fills tourists with wonder, and there’s nothing like a selfie with the iconic landmark in the background to capture the special moment atop …

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Photos of the Week: An evzone at Bulleen Plaza

Kanellos Loukopoulos, an AHEPA member from the region of Akrata, a village of Achaia in the Peloponnese, near Kalavryta, put on his evzone outfit and payed tribute to the 28 …

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Young Greek Australian turns his love for Greek songs of ‘xenitia’ into artwork

If you like Greek songs, especially those of your parents’ and grandparents’ generations and have a flair for understanding the lyrics, check out Chris Macheras’ Instagram page. The Melbourne-based lawyer-by-day …

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Greek Australian love flower adorns Frankston

A statue of the Agapanthus flower, designed by Emily Karanikolopoulou adorns one of the key routes into Frankston. The statue of the flower was unveiled close to the Eastlink Freeway …