Man Makes Miniature Crete in Brooklyn, Wife Keeps it Alive [pics + video]

Late retired tailor George Kortsolakis was born in Vamos, Crete, in 1955. Though he moved to Brooklyn he never forgot his homeland. Now, the...

Greek Ancient Artists Used Palace Floors as Creative Canvas

The floors of ancient Greek palaces dating back to the Bronze age, were made of plaster that was engraved and painted with colorful patterns...

Greek Gods to Be Adorned With Native American Masks in Washington

A new highly stylized production will bring the poetic masterpiece of ancient Greek tragedian Aeschylus, “Prometheus Bound,” to life at the Philip Tarro Theatre, in...

Minas Kosmidis Receives Interior Design Magazine Award

Greek architecture, Minas Kosmidis, is the winner of the Best of the Year Awards organized by the American magazine Interior Design in the casual...
Lucas Samaras

At 76, ‘Greek Pappou’ Presents Psychedelic Digital Art in NYC

Lucas Samaras was born in 1936 in Kastoria, Macedonia, Greece and he could be the coolest artistic grandfather (Greek:pappou) we would all like to...

Holy Painting For Carmel Greek Church

Iconographers from Greece are painting in the Byzantine style at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Carmel, India, creating one of the largest...
Artist KALIOPY

Artist Kaliopy Takes on Art Basel

The 11th edition of Art Basel, one of the most prestigious art shows in the United States, will be held from Dec. 6-9 in...

American Artist Paints Greek Inspired Murals

A quick glance at a building such as the one shown in this picture will make you think that a natural disaster occurred however,...

Greek Forensic Archaeologist Uncovers Looted Vase at Metropolitan Museum

New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art delivered an ancient vase to Manhattan's district attorney, after the DA had issued a warrant for the Greco-Roman...

Greeks’ Theatrical Adaptation of Love, Comedy and Chekhov Playing in NY

Greek founders Mantalena Papadatou and Fotis Batzas put together F2T's Company to use the performing arts to unite people despite of differences, focusing on...

Comedic Play On Ancient Greece Staged in Montana

A recent play entitled “Once Upon A Time in Ancient Greece” won over crowds in Sidney, Montana, at the MonDak Heritage Center. Complete with murders, appeals...

Tribute to Cavafy in New York

The two most famous and important foundations of Greece: The Stavros Niarchos Foundation and the Alexander Onassis Foundation, are now cooperating in order to...

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