Events in Athens – AthenStyle! 10 September to 16 September

Events @ AthenStyle

On our legendary Roof top Bar with the BEST views of Athens (this is not pretentious… come see yourself!!) welcomes you for a cold draft Mythos beer after all that sight seeing!

10th September:

Free City Walk

Meet Fabby at 10:00 a.m. at reception.

Ongoing Exhibitions

En Techno The first wave of artists participating as headliners at Entechno 2010 that is gonna take place at the heart of Athens on the 10th,11th and 12th September 2010 are from Berlin, New York, Athens, Hamburg, Paris Admission: 20 euro Place 6 D.o.g.s. Address: 6-8 Avramiotou St. (Monastiraki) until 12/09

NUDS Cycladic Sarah Lucas´creations at the Museum of Cycladic Art, Bas. Sofias and Irodotou st. (MM Evangelismos) Daily 10 am to 5 pm – Tuesday closed. 7 euro. Until 12/09

SCENES from daily life in Antiquity in Grece at the Museum of Cycladic Art, Bas. Sofias and Irodotou st. (MM Evangelismos) Daily 10 am to 5 pm – Tuesday closed. 7 euro. Until 12/09

Agonies by Ioannis Papademos In the exhibition about 35 paintings are presented, created by the artist using oil and acrylic on a canvas. His inspiration is the current social situation and the changes that society is undergoing, nevertheless sending an optimistic message through his creations. Admission Free Place: City of Athens Cultural Centre, “Gyzes” Hall Address: 50 Academias st. until Opening: Tuesday 7 September 2010, time 19:30 Monday to Saturday 10:00-20:00 and Sunday 10:00-14:00 until 14/09

Friendship through Art can change the world The Center of Arts 4 season and the Technopolis of the city of Athens invite you to the opening of the international exhibition AthensArt 2010 Free Admission Place: Technopolis (Gazi) 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. until 16/09

New Spanish artists in Athens Work of four young artists who have lived in Athens during last year Estudio Ammeba 21 Zacharitsa. Metro Fix. Until 16/09

Invisible cities Kalfayan Galleries 11 Haritos St. Kolonaki. Until 18/09

39th book festival The 39th Book Festival is a very important institution for the cultural life of the city of Athens. This year’s Book Festival is dedicated to the “Role of the Local Government in contemporary society and civilization”. Admission Free- Monday-Thursday: 18:00-22:3 Friday & Saturday: 18:00-23:30 Sunday: 11:00-22:30 Place: Zappeio Address: National Garden (Syntagma) until 19/09

A Journey to Cavafy’s Alexandria Anna Boghiguian’s watercolours act as guides, to re-read Cavafy’s poems and travel

to the magical landscape of Alexandria. Museum of Islamic Art 2 Ag. Asomaton & 12 Dipilou. Monastiraki. €5 Until 19/09

Traditional Greek Dance Festival Every summer, Greek dancers perform at the renowned Dora Stratou Theatre to the backdrop of the Athenian Acropolis on Philopappou Hill. The dancers wear traditional costume and perform songs and dances which have been in existence for 2500 years. Dora Stratou was a Greek folk enthusiast who dedicated her life to researching, recording and preserving her country’s indigenous folk culture. With this in mind she founded a theatre, now known as the Dora Stratou Theatre, more than 35 years ago. The famous Greek painter Spyros Vassiliou helped her design it and since its launch the resident dance troupes have toured over 22 countries. Address: Amalias 26, Athens – Admission: 15 euroSat 9:30pm, Sun 8:15pm

Events in the city

Friday

10 September

“En techno” hosting  a dance marathon. This hipster multispace  bar will include Dj sets live performances and a bazaar featuring electrical equipment and clothes. Dance till you drop: is the motto.

Admission: 20 euro Place: 6 D.O.G.S. Address: 6-8 Avramiotou St. (Monastiraki)

Saturday

11 September

“Friendship through Art can change the world” International Art exibition of painting, drawing sculpturem installations ,photography, video and applications, with parallel events. Today :

– A respective resolution for the reunification of the Parthenon’s Marbles, signed by all partecipant artists, will be handed over to the Minister of culture

-Choir “Association Ideotechnon”/ Irene Photinaki and vocals from Giouli Tsangaraki

-Contemporary dance evening with choreographers and dance teachers Sonia Dumitrescu and Niki Louladaki

Free Admission Place: Technopolis (Gazi) Address: 100 Pireos St. 08:00 p.m.

Sunday

12 September

“Friendship through Art can change the world” International Art exibition of painting, drawing sculpturem installations ,photography, video and applications, with parallel events. Today :

– Children painting workshop with maria Aristova, Silvia Casilli and Kiki Bardani

-Children’s Theatre by the group theatre “Sweet  smiles”/ Giouli Tsangaraki

Free Admission Place: Technopolis (Gazi) Address: 100 Pireos St. 10:00 p.m.

Monday

13 September

“The Ark Festival. In music we trust” It’s probably the first time. So many Greek artists in one weekend likely, in our opinion, to start with the best of the new season. Today:“Rous” and “The Voyage Limpid Sound”                                    Admission: 20 euro Place: Technopolis (Gazi) Address: 100 Pireos St. 05:30 p.m.
Tuesday

14 September

“The Ark Festival. In music we trust” It’s probably the first time. So many Greek artists in one weekend likely, in our opinion, to start with the best of the new season. Today: “Maraveyas Ilegal” and “The Burger Project”

Admission: 20 euro euro Place: Technopolis (Gazi) Address: 100 Pireos St. 05:30 p.m.

Wednesday

15 September

“Friendship through Art can change the world” International Art exibition of painting, drawing sculpturem installations ,photography, video and applications, with parallel events. Today :

– Conference on “Friendship through Art can change the Worls”.

– Report and announcement of the official invitation of CA4S –athensart to Russia, for 2011 and china for 2012.

Free Admission Place: Technopolis (Gazi) Address: 100 Pireos St. 10:00 p.m.

Thursday

16 September

“The History of Unesco through its posters” The City of Athens and the Cultural Organization in collaboration with the Unesco Association for the Culture of Peace, present the exhibition “The History of Unesco through its posters”, in a complete form for the first time in Greece. The exhibition was first realized by Unesco in 2005 in Paris, in the framework for the 60th celebration of the International Organization.

Free Admission Place: City of Athens Cultural Centre, “Kontoglou” Hall Address: 50 Academias st

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