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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...

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...

Masterpieces of Greek Classical Art at the Met Museum

“Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World,” which opens on Monday, April 18, at the Metropolitan Museum is a grand scale exhibition...

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...

Viewpoint: The UN Silk Road Exhibition and the Byzantine-Roman Influence

"China Maritime Silk Road Antiques Photo Exhibition" was held from December 15 to 20, 2014, on the first floor of the United Nations Headquarters in...

It was all Greek to Cleopatra too!

Though Cleopatra bore the ancient Egyptian title of pharaoh, the Ptolemaic dynasty she was a part of was Hellenistic (Greek), having been founded 300...

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...

“The Greeks” Ready to Take Over America

The Greeks is the most comprehensive exhibition about Ancient Greece to tour North America in a generation. It will feature more than 500 outstanding artifacts from 22 Greek museums.

Alexander The Great’s Lineage Debated

Executive Director of the Center for Islamic Pluralism in the USA, Stephen Schwartz, seems to be a supporter of the Greek origin of Alexander...

‘The Kingdom of Alexander the Great’ travels to the Louvre via Stavros Niarchos Foundation

The much-anticipated exhibition, In the Kingdom of Alexander the Great – Ancient Macedonia» (Au Royaume d’Alexandre le Grand – La Macédoine Antique), will travel to...

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