What’s up! @ Athens Art & Culture Association, issue 60

Events in the city


09 April

Cristina Fontana Sextet Soul acid jazz, r’n’b groovy jazz  Bacaro 1 Sofokleous St. h 22.30 Free

Music from the 60’s till now Ennea Bar 9 Tournavitou St. Psirri. h 22.00

Screamin’ Athens Horror Film Festival* 22 films and shorts. From all around the world. Ticket 10€ for all screenings each day (Friday and Saturday) Gagarin 205 Live Music Space 205 Liosion St. (Attica Metro stop) h 21.30

Cosplay Karaoke Party Japanese concept party (karaoke, Japanese music and dresscode) L.Katsoni 11 and Ippokratous, Exarchia h 22.00 €7 with drink

W Opening Party* summer season in the mainstream club W 24 Kanari St. Kolonaki Sq h 22.00 €15 with drink

Baseless A dance set. Deep house sounds of rich soul, jazzy and afro set Void 26 Evmolpidon St. Gazi h 23.00 Free


10 April

Flow Job Performance of the rapper and guests An Club 13-15 Solomou St. Exarchia h 20.00 €8

Shackleton/Skream/Benga/Mala/Darkstar* Five of the top representatives of dubstep Bios 84 Peireos St. h 23.00 €20

Rave on Audio tribute to the rave explosion Six D.O.G.S 6-8 Avramiotou St. Psirri h 23.00 Free

VHS (Very Hot Stuff)* Live performance ‘80s, pop, disco music Void 26 Evmolpidon St. Gazi h 23 €5


11 April

Recoil* Experimental music by Alan Wilder ex Depeche Mode. Fuzz Club 1 P. Ioakeim St. h 21.00 €28 presale in Public Store

Art in Rock, apopira Rock selections by Greek band Glam Bar 40 Dekeleon, Gazi h 22.00

Dream on A trip to electronic and ambient atmospheres. Loop 3 Asomatos Sq. Monastiraki. h 23.00. Free


12 April

Kim Lenz and the jaguars* Rockabilly female vocalist and the trio of Jaguars. Selections from the album Half Note Club 17 Trivonianou St. Mets. h 22.30 From € 20 (€15 students)

The Teranga beat party A path to the sounds of West Africa from ‘60s until today Folie 2 Eslin St. Ampelokipoi h 22.30 Free


13 April

Melodia Soul and rock ‘n’ roll sounds Gasoline 23A Gargittion St, Gazi h 22.00 Free

Albertime Rock, blues, soul, funk Bacaro 1 Sofokleous St. h 22.00 Free

ON GOING UNTIL 29 APR @ OPERA LA BOHEMEStart: 01/23/2010 – 20:57End: 01/24/2010 – 20:57

Art, freedom, friendship, innocence, youth, poverty and love dominate the story, which takes us to Paris where Rodolfo’s love for Mimi develops alongside the life of the most famous Bohemian company and is sealed by the unfortunate death of the heroine. It is an opera for young and old with contemporary and moving direction.

Dont miss the impressive production of La Boheme by Graham Vick a the Greek National Opera 59-61 Akadimias S. Metro Panepistimio. Line 2. h 20.00. Tickets from €20 students €15

Ongoing Exhibitions

  • “Samples of Art” 45 artist of the arteshop on line gallery exhibit their works. Manifactura Zoodochou Pigis St. Exarchia. Until 16/04
  • “Hopes, dreams and hard times” Inner look at a microcosm of the residents of New York of the post 9/11 era (Benaki Museum 138 Pireos Av.) Wed,Thu,Sun 10-6 Fri-Sat Until 18/04
  • Sofia Fotiadou “Age of innocence” The artist refers to a lost or forgotten innocence. (Artzone 42 Agiou Konstantinou St. Metaxourgeio)
  • Lavigne Laskaris “Time and sequence” Photographs of India Centre for Contemporany art Ileana Tounta Armatolon and 48 Klefton St Mon-Fri 11-20 Sat 12-16. Until 24/04
  • Shirana Shahbazi “Reverse order” Iranian photographer. Anatomy of viewing. The Breeder 5 Iasonos St. Tue-Fri 12-20 Sat 12-17 Until 24/04
  • Ansel Adams photography black&white photos of landscapes and national parks of United States. Benaki Museum 138 Pireos Av. Until 30/04
  • The Complete Sculptures of Edgar Degas 74 bronze sculptures. Until 25/04. (Herakleidon Museum 16 Herakleidon St Thisio. € 6 students € 4
  • Road Trip: USA.16994.61 by Yiorgis Yerolymbos. A.antonopoulou.art 20 Aristofanous St, 4th floor. Psyrri Tue-Fri 12.00–20.00 Sat 12.00-16.00. Until 29/04
  • Nan Goldin photo exhibition by the dark star of the underground. (Rebecca Camhi Gallery 9 Leonidiou St Metaxourgio.) Until 29/05
  • “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
  • “Archetypes” Giorgos Triantafyllou 180 photographs illustrating huts and pens scatteres in the Greek landscape. Byzantine and Christian Museum 22 Vas Sofias, Kolonaki. Tues-Sun 8.30-15.00 (Free admission for everyone every Sunday) Until 30/06

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