National Gallery of Art Showcases Rare Bronze Hellenistic Sculptures of Ancient Greece

An unprecedented exhibition of rare bronze sculptures from the Hellenistic period is making its farewell appearance, after stops in Florence and Los Angeles, at...

Parthenon’s Secret

For 230 years archaeologists believed that the 160 meter long Parthenon frieze depicted the Great Panathenaic procession which was held every four years in honor...

Groundbreaking Greek Artifacts Exhibition at The Field Museum

"The Greeks—Agamemnon to Alexander the Great" exhibition, is drawing from the collections of 21 museums throughout Greece, making it the largest exhibition of its...

Artist Remakes Ancient Greek Art with Pixels and Paint

British artist Elizabeth Price reconstructs on video works of art of the Minoan civilization that were formerly reconstructions of late archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans,...

Greek Artifacts Exhibited in Chicago Museum

The exhibition “The Greeks: From Agamemnon to Alexander the Great” will be held at the Field museum, Chicago, in partnership with Chicago National Hellenic...

Gods in Color Exhibition: The Ancient Greek World As Never Seen Before (photos)

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (FAMSF) host Gods in Color: Polychromy in the Ancient World , an exhibition that presents ancient sculpture...

Anthropologist George Armelagos Passes Away at 77

Professor Armelagos lost his battle with pancreatic cancer on May 15 at the age of  77. He was born on May 22, 1936 in...

3D Printing Brings Replicas of Ancient Greek Art to the Classroom

An innovative idea struck Greg Lewis when he was in his forth-year double majoring in mechanical engineering and classics at University of Virginia (UVA)...

$70K Bronze Statue of Greek God Talos Vandalized in Portland

A man is facing felony charges for vandalizing a prominent bronze sculpture depicting the Greek mythological god Talos in downtown Portland, Oregon, on Thursday...

Ancient Greek Drinking Game Replayed at West Chester University

Apparently drinking games are much older than previously thought. According to LiveScience, 2,000 years ago, during parties in ancient Greece, men used to play...

Duke University to Return Byzantine Manuscript to Greece

Its decision to return a 10th century manuscript of the Byzantine period to Greece, which was removed from Mount Athos' Dionysiou Monastery, announced the Duke University,...
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Getty Villa Hosts New Exhibits Featuring the Roman Silver Treasure from Berthouville and ...

Two new exhibits opened at the Getty Villa in Malibu, CA this past week. The Getty Villa located on an iconic cliff in Malibu,...

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