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‘Me & My Left Brain’: Alex Lykos’ promising new film debuts this week in Australia

Alex Lykos is one of the most successful theatre producers, writers, directors and actors that Australia has produced. In 2015 he released his first film, the critically acclaimed box office …

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Fun photos from Perth Castellorizian Association’s Agora Market Day

When the Greek community comes together, anything is possible. The Perth Castellorizian Association’s Agora Market Day, held on Saturday, 11 May was a wonderful testament to this. The day was …

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Athens and Epidaurus Festival program announced

The Athens and Epidaurus Festival is held annually from May until mid-August and is one of the oldest performing arts festivals of Europe. The beauty of the ancient venues attract …

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Meet Lis Johnson, the artist of the George Devine Treloar memorial statue

The George Devine Treloar Memorial Committee, established by Merimna Pontion Kyrion of Oceania, has appointed Lis Johnson to produce the statue of Major George Devine Treloar to be located in …

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Hilary Roberts on German and British Photography in Greece 1940-1945

During WWII, Athens remained under Axis occupation from April 1941 to October 1944. The international conference The Occupier’s Gaze: Athens in the Photographs of the German Soldiers, 1941-1944 held by the …

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Art theft and the return of the Patron Saint of tax officials and tax evaders

At first sight it is an inconspicuous, but charming little box, shaped like a book. It had been scheduled to be offered on 12 April 2019 with lot number 485 …

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A Musical Odyssey brings the sounds of Greece to Australian shores

Following the release of their first album ‘Songs from Greece’ and tour of the Ionian islands, Australian three-piece A Musical Odyssey is back on Australian shores and preparing to take …

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Remembering Christela Demetriou through her paintings

Composer, musician and visual artist, Christella Demetriou passed away in 2018, at the age of 52 after a long battle with cancer. Melbourne’s creative community and especially the Greek music …

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Delos hosts first ever site-specific exhibition

A mysterious neighbour to the party island of Mykonos, the island of Delos is a granite rock of no more than 5km in length and 1.5km in width that is …

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Saint George’s name day celebrated today

Saint George’s Day is celebrated on 29 April this year. The day is usually celebrated on 23 April, unless Easter is after that date. In that case, it is celebrated …