American Hellenic Institute

AHI Honors Couvaras; Maniatis; Poulos at Annual Awards Gala

The American Hellenic Institute (AHI) hosted its 39th Anniversary Hellenic Heritage Achievement and National Public Service Awards Dinner on March 8, 2014, at The...

Constantine Brumidi: The Greek-Italian ‘Michelangelo’ of America

Greek Italian artist Constantine Brumidi was one of the most influential artists that ever worked at the Capitol building in Washington. Brumidi was born in...

Byzantine Art Travels to the US

Two film productions, one from the National Gallery of Art in Washington and one from the Greek Ministry of Culture, will be made at...

Rep. Maloney Honors Greek Independence Day

Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) today marked the 193rd anniversary of Greece's independence from the Ottoman empire by delivering remarks at the American Hellenic...

American Tanks Provided to Greece for Free

What Greece has long been waiting for was not what the Americans decided to offer. Hoping for investments, the Americans instead offered Greece some significant...

Greek Shipowners Strategize in Washington

The strategic importance of Greece in international shipping and the prospects for the development in the maritime sector and other activities, were the main...

NATO Secretary General praises Greece for Defense Investment

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen praised Greece for the fact that along with the United States, the United Kingdom and recently Estonia, are...

Greek WWII Veteran to be Honored in Washington

Three veterans of World War II, a Greek, a Greek-American and an American, will be honored in the framework of the third annual celebration...

Sellout Artists Promote Greece with…Placemats and Disposable Cups

“Live Your Myth in Greece” is the slogan we hear all across New York City and Athens, Greece. Whether it is on the subway...

Greek-Russian Ballerina to Perform at Kennedy Center in Washington

Renowned ballerina Alexandra Iosifidi, will be performing as the lead on one of the most famous stages worldwide, the Kennedy Center in Washington. Alexandra Iosifidi,...

Greek Foreign Minister to Meet John Kerry

Greek Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Evangelos Venizelos will be meeting with the U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry next Thursday January 16,...

Heaven and Earth: Art of Byzantium from Greek Collections

An outstanding event devoted to Byzantine art took place in the National Gallery of Art in Washington, for the celebration of the inauguration of...

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