What’s up @ Athens Art & Culture Association. Issue 56

Events in the city

Thursday

04 March

Battlefield* Opening party of multi exhibition by 23 new artist (video installations, sculpture)  TAF 8 Normanou St, Monastiraki h 20.00. Admission free

The Spirit of Cannes Chivas party with contest to win a trip to one of the most prestigious film festival in the world. Villa Mercedes Andronikou & Tzaferi 11, Rouf. h 22.00 Free

Sexy Flower Party girl to girl L.L. Show Two girls in a live music-dance show, the performer and dancer Sarcana as Lady Gaga. W 24 Kanari St. Kolonaki Sq h 23.00 €15 with drink

Ska, reggae, Manu Chao Party Jamaican flavor Nouvelle Decadance 87 Em Benaki St. Exarchia h 21.30 Admission free

Friday

05 March

DJ Trumastr from New York. Groove and trouble funk, breaks, hip hop and black sounds. Playmobar 4 Dekeleon St. Gazi. h 23.00 Admission Free

Discomania Party* Annual party with music from the ‘80s of discomania.gr Nostos Club 6 Mexi Chatzigianni. Evangelismos h 23.00 €12 with drink

Metrics The duo VieL and Rebus in a deep groovy tech house party. Joy 18 Sarri & Sachtouri St. Psirri h 23.00 Free

AMX Progressive dance set by Anna-Maria Harokopou Kalua 6 Amerikis St. Kolonaki h 23.00 €15 with drink

Saturday

06 March

Sigma team presents Progressive Senses A party with progressive trance options Swing 8 Iakchou, Gazi h 00.00 Free

Electronicat* the French producer mixes rockabilly and electro rhythms in a live performace. Six D.O.G.S 6-8 Avramiotou St. Psirri h 23.00 €10

The Timewriter / G-Pal Clubbing music Blend Club 11 Aristofanous h 23 €15 (until 1.00) €20 (after 1.00) with drink

Sunday

07 March

Ikarian Sunday Dance and Ikarian wine, live orchesta K44 44 Konstantinoupoleos St. Gazi h 15.00

Emma Shaplin French soprano Athens Concert Hall Vas. Sofias & Kokkali St. Megaron Mousikis h 21.00 From €25/35

Monday

08 March

Women’s Day* An evening dedicated to women, with musical selections from well known producers of radio. First drink free for all woman Floral 80 Themistocleous h 20.00 Free

Misia Fado contemporany Portuguese Athens Concert Hall Vas. Sofias & Kokkali St. Megaron Mousikis h 21.00 From €25

Tuesday

09 March

Raynald Colom Flamenco/jazz Bacaro 1 Sofokleous h 22.30 Free. The Wedding Singers The most popular and important songs of the disco, pop and rock&roll of 80s, 90s to today, adapt, freshen up Σταυρό του Νότου,Club Frantzis & Tharypas St. Neo Kosmos €12 with drink

Ongoing Exhibitions

  • Lifo Naked City: Athenians undress for a good cause 80 nude photographs published in Lifo, a weekly guide of Athens. The photos will be auctioned to benefit of a foundation for children with cancer. Benaki Museum 138 Pireos Av. Until 14/03
  • Ansel Adams photography black&white photos of landscapes and national parks of United States. Benaki Museum 138 Pireos Av. Until 30/04
  • “Giorgos Savakis: Images of Old Athens” Retrospective exhibition of work by the well-know folk artist. Paintings and drawings accompanied by a wealth of audio-visual material. (Technopolis 100 Pireos St. Gazi. h Mon-Thu 10-14 & 16-22. Sat-Sun 10-22.
  • “No Ma’s Land” by Kris Rompora Paintings Gallery Kaplanon Kaplanon 5 Tue-Fri 12-20 Sat 12-15 Until 20/03
  • Yannis Tsarouchis Exhibition Retrospective exhibition of the Greek artist including approximately 420 painting and a large number of set design models. Until 14/03 (New Benaki Museum 138 Pireos Avenue. Metro Keramikos) € 3 10.00-18.00 Fri-Sat 10.00-22.00
  • Constantin Xenakis Exploring various kinds of art forms, he has created a personal universe that negotiates the processes of semiology of symbols and communication. (Kalfayan Galleries 11 Charitos, Kolonaki) Mon-Sat 10-15, Tue-Fri 10-20 Free. Until 20/03
  • Athens. Stis Solitude path. Photos of the streets of Athens captured by Pagrati Pagkratidi. (Fnac Monastiraki. Mitropoulos St. Until 5/04. Mon-Fri h 9-21 Sat h 9-20
  • Eros: from Hesiod’s “Theogony” to later antiquity (Cycladic Art Museum 4 Neofytou Douka St.) h 10-17 Thu 10-20 Sun 11-17 Tue Closed ) €7/€3,5 Until 05/04
  • Pablo Picasso: Experiments in linocut Creations between 1959 and 1963. (Gagosian Gallery 3 Merlin St. Syntagma) Mon-Fri 11.00-18.00 Free Until 10/04
  • The Complete Sculptures of Edgar Degas 74 bronze sculptures. Until 25/04. (Herakleidon Museum 16 Herakleidon St Thisio. € 6 students € 4
  • “Miró of Majorca” Works of the period at his workshop in Majorca. Oils and great number of engravings (Hellenic Cosmos Cultural Centre 254 Pireos Av. Metro Kallithea.) € 6 Until 30/05

Movies of the week

Alice in wonderland (English – Fiction)

19-year-old Alice returns to the magical world from

her childhood adventure, where she reunites with

her old friends and learns of her true destiny: to end the Red

Queen’s reign of terror.

Attikon/Apollon Cinema Class 19 Stadiou (Metro Panepistimio)

Thu – Wed 17.20/20.00 /22.20  €9 / €7 (Mon-Fri)

Precious: Based on the novel Push by Sapphire (English – Drama)

In Harlem, an overweight, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction.

Elli 64 Akadimias St (Metro Panepistimio)

Thu-Wed 17.45 / 20.10 / 22.30  €8

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