AACA tells you what’s on in Athens, issue 104

This week’s highlights

Saturday, 07.05

Encardia Gruppo – Women of the South
Music & Dance between Greek and Southern Italy, special guest Franca Tarantino, Tarantella e Pizzica Location: Eliart Address: Kostantinoupoleos 127, Botanikos Start: 22:00 Entrance: 15€

9-11 May, 21:00-00:00

@ ATHENSTYLE: part of “Against All Odds Project”, we are glad to host the Art Projection on the Left Window of our Lounge

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Saturday, 07.05

.:: Xstatic Presents: Deep Down & Dirty ::.
The popular radio producers BEST 92.6, Dimitris Papaspyropoulos and Spyros Payatakes, excite us with their musical choices in a place where anything can happen! Location: Barouge Club Address: Andronikou 4 & Tzaferi, Gazi Start: 23:30 Entrance: 12€

.:: Real Cuban Music ::.
Enjoy the LIVE performances of real Cuban music in the pleasant atmosphere of The Party. Location: The Party Address: Karaiskaki 31, Psiri Start: 21:00Entrance: FREE

Sunday, 08.05

.:: Position 90 – 9MM – In A Testube – Radio Sol ::.
A versatile concert sound and light of good rock music produced successfully by older and younger groups Location: An Club Address: Solomou 17-19, Exarchia Start: 21:00 Entrance: 10€

Monday, 09.05

.:: Trifono & special guests ::.
A concert with the occasion of the presentation of the band’s new work ‘The cicadas winter’, a concert with several well-known triple resonance, but also separate four voices, all together now on stage! Location: Southern Cross Club Address: Frantzis and Tharipou 35-37, Neos Kosmos Start: 21:30 Entrance: 12€

Tuesday, 10.05

.:: Jeniferever ::.
Jeniferever from Uppsala in Sweden, one of the most emerging names in Swedish independent scene and perhaps the greatest post rock figure in Scandinavia, will be in Athens to offer us a unique post / indie rock experience. Location: NOW K44 Address: Constantinople 44, Gazi Start: 21:00 Entrance: FREE

Wednesday, 11.05

.:: Crazy Lazy live ::.
The Crazy Lazy is a dynamic pop-rock format that combines classic and modern sounds in a fun program. Favorite songs from the Greek and foreign rock Location: Void Dance Bar Address: 26 Eymolpidon, Gazi Start: 22:30 Entrance: 5€

Thursday, 12.05

.:: Empty Frame Live ::.
Special compositions, with influences from the whole spectrum of independent rock (from indie and post up folk and gypsy) creates a dark and romantic atmosphere while in a different, yet very pleasant music proposal. Location: An Club Address: Solomou 13-15 Exarhia Start: 21:00 Entrance: 5€

Friday, 13.05

.:: UNDERGROUND STREAMS live ::.
The undercurrents are a live speaking with electric rock, with songs from their albums and remixes that promise to be memorable both to public and the performes. Location: Southern Cross Club Address: Frantzis and Tharipou 35-37, Neos Kosmos Start: 22:30 Entrance: 12 € (with drink)

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Ongoing Exhibitions

.:: Myth and Coinage ::.
One hundred and thirty-five coins, twenty-two medals and fifteen banknotes from the Numismatic Museum collections will be on display. Moreover, on temporary loan, ancient Greek coins from the Alpha Bank Numismatic Collection, fourteen works-of-art from the National Archaeological Museum collections and two paintings from the National Gallery, will be also presented. Start date: 15 Apr 2011 Location: Athens Numismatic Museum Address: Iliou Melathron, El. Venizelou (Panepistimiou) 12 (Metro stations: Sintagma, Panepistimio, Trolleys nr.: 2, 3, 4, 11, 13) Visiting hours: Tue – Sun 08:30 – 15:00 Tickets: Full: 3€, Reduced: 2€ End date: 30 Nov 201

.:: Dance of Shadows ::.
The exhibition will include 100 works on paper of the contemporary New York artist Carol Wax. The majority of these works are mezzotints; however a number of pencil and mixed media drawings will also be shown. Start date: 5 Mar 2011 Location: Herakleidon, Experience in Visual Arts Address: Herakleidon 16, Thissio Visiting hours: Tue-Sat 13:00- 21:00, Sun: 11:00- 19:00 Tickets: 6€, 4€ for students

.:: Woven ::.
The exhibition presents the work of ten artists who re-examine traditional handicraft techniques and integrate into a modern context. Through the manual aspect of the project / work participants and the use of different materials formed a conceptual field that interprets the particular world of weaving and tissues. Start date: 10.05.2011 Location: TAF – The Art Foundation Address: Normanou 5, Monastiraki End date: 30.05.2011

.:: Art-Athinia ::.
ART-ATHINA is the largest annual visual arts event in Greece attracting 16,000 visitors. Launched in 1993 by the Hellenic Art Galleries Association, ART-ATHINA stands today as one of the longest-lasting contemporary art fairs in Europe. Opening date: 12.05.2011, 19:00 Location: Faliro Pavilion Address: 2 Moraitini Str., Faliron Delta Visiting hours: 13.05, 14:00 – 21:00 & 14 – 15.05, 12:00 – 21:00 Tickets: 10€, 5€ for students End date: 15.05.2011

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