Behold the Face of the 3,500-Year-Old Griffin Warrior

The facial reconstruction of the so-called "Griffin Warrior", the resident of a 1,500-year-old tomb found near the Mycenaean Palace of Nestor, shows his features. Archaeologists Jack...

THE GREEKS on display at the National Geographic Museum [Video]

The traveling display, 'THE GREEKS: Agamemnon to Alexander the Great', has met with great success in the United States. On the last leg of...

Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World

Alexander the Great, one of Greece's most important historical figures as well as one of the most popular historical personalities in the world, has...

Civilization of Dion Exhibit in New York, March 24 to June 18

  “In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous,” - Aristotle Americans will be given the opportunity to see the civilization of Dion for...

Rare Greek Bronze Statues Presented at the National Gallery of Art

An exhibition entitled Power and Pathos: Bronze Sculpture of the Hellenistic World, featuring 50 rare Greek bronze sculptures, opened at the National Gallery of...

Onassis Cultural Center in New York Unveils Never Before Shown Greek Artifacts in North...

New initiatives in 2016 continue to take place at the Onassis Center in New York, as promised by the Foundation at the start of...

Greek Parthenon Frieze’s History Reinterpreted

For the past 230 years, the story sculpted on the frieze of the Parthenon, one of the most influential buildings in the western world,...

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...

Looted Greek Antiquities Seized from Billionaire’s Home, Authorities say

Authorities seized several Greek antiquities from the home and office of billionaire Michael H. Steinhardt on Friday, on the grounds that they have been...

Athenian Agora’s Timely Significance Inspires Artist in Pennsylvania, USA

Art teacher at North East Elementary School Michael (Mike) Hinman created a large-scale acrylic painting, entitled "The Agora," which was finally unveiled at the Jefferson Educational...

DNA Analysis Sheds Light to Minoans and Mycenaeans Origins

For the first time, scientists have obtained and analyzed genome sequences from the ancient Minoans and Mycenaeans, who lived three to five thousand years...

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...

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