Athens Art & Culture Association issue 36 The guide to the best events in Athens
Events in the city
|Friday16 October||Encardia Group* Songs in grecano language still spoken in the villages of southern Italy which were Greek colonies. Every Friday & Saturday until 31/10. Place: Pandou 28 Karaiskaki Psyrri. € 10 + obligatory drink not included.A Depeche Mode Night Place: Decadence Nouvelle 87 Emmanuel Benaki St. Exarchia. h 22.30|
Colors of Music Place: Mezcal Tecquila Bar – Greek Djs – Dance Scene. Dark, Groovy, Deep and Dirty atmosphere. 42 Sarri St. Psirri. h 23.55
!Boombastic Fantastic! Reggae music Party.
Place: Stavlos 10 Iraklidon St. Thisio. h 23.00. Free
|Saturday17 October||$$ SHooT THE STOCK $$$ Saturday and Sunday Market & Short Film Projection. h 16:00 – 22:00 Place: Holy Mustache Vintage 49 Thermopilon St. Keramikos. Bell: Vintage. Floor: 4Alpha Blondy & The Solar System* Reggae Place: Sporting Indoors Hall , Patission St. Metro Agios Elefterios (L1) h 21.00|
Albertime style World Fusion (Ethnic, Jazz – Rock, Latin) Place: Glam Bar, 40 Dekeleon, Gazi, h 21.00, €10 with drink.
Born To Party – the best tech-house and minimal sounds from Dennis Buans, Takkiz Drakos & Zorz, Place : Joy Art Bar, 2 Sahtouri St. Psiri, h:00.00. Free
|Sunday18 October||“Weeping” (Part of the Athens Street Theatre Festival) Illustrations Confuses present minimalist performances in three parts: 18 October at 18.00 and 21.00 & 19 October at 21.00. 10 minutes every piece. Place: Asomaton Square,Thissio. Free.Sunday afternoon Party Rock ‘n roll party!, Place: Bodega, 1 Aristonikou st., 18.00. Free.|
|Monday19 October||Concert Piano Duo “Gaia” Eastern Scenes for four hands Place: New Benaki Museum. 138 Pireos & Andronikou. Kerameikos (blue line metro) h 20.30 €5-10 Half on Mondays* – Half price live Jazz (Tango Legend).|
h 22:00. From 15€. Place: Halfnote. 17 Trivonianou St.
|Tuesday20 October||Pavlina Konstantopoulou – Elias Vamvakousis present the album entitled “I am Zen and disturbing”. Place : Bar of Basil, 3 Didotou st. , Kolonaki, h 21.00|
|Wednesday21 October||Singing in the rain* The spectacular musical of HollywoodUntil 25/10 Place: Badminton Theater (Metro L3: Katechaki Station) h 21.00 € 12-68. Tickets: www.ticketnet.gr & Public Music Store in Syntagma Square.|
|Thursday 22 October||St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra* directing by Yuri Temirkanov and piano concert. Place: Megaron Mouiki Music Hall Vassilissis Sofias & Kokkalis St. h 20.30 € 10|
Events @ AthenStyle
Wednesday 21 & Friday 23 Free Citywalks. Join us to a walk through Athens. We will visit the city centre, historical sites, an a museum.
h 10.15 at AthenStyle Lounge (right after breakfast)!
Ongoing Exhibitions in Art Bars (free)
- “Other world’s souvenirs” Art Exhibition. Until 22/10. (TAF 5 Normanou St, Monastiraki) 2 min. from the hostel!! Have a drink in a cultural environment. Opening hours 19.00 to 1.00.
- Katerina Kyriazopoulou – Pop-art collage. Until 31/12. (Zazzium, 33 Ippokratous & Didotou, Exarchia)
Ongoing Exhibitions in Art Galleries
- Mark Titchner Exhibition. Light boxes, video and sculpture installations. Until 21/10 (Hellenic American Union Galleries 22 Μassalias St., Κolonaki. Panepistimio Metro L2) Free
- “Man, Dream and Fear” Art Exhibition of Palle Nielsen, Danish graphic artist. Until 25/10 (Cycladic Art Museum, 4 Neof. Douka) Mon-Sat 10-17 Tuesday closed.
- “Ancient Athenian Women”* – Temporary Exhibition. Until 30/11. 5€. (National Archaeological Museum, 44 Patission Ave.)
Temporal exhibitions in New Benaki Museum (138 Pireos Av. Kerameikos L3) Wen,Thu-Sun 10:00-18:00 Fri-Sat 10:00-22:00 € 3
Dimitris Soulas: Snapshots, Photographs 1967-1974. Works of the photojournalist in Munich
James Ensor. Art Exhibition of the Belgian expressionist.
“Fron Page Art” 71 artists create for the Athens Voice magazine.
“Nees Morfes” 50 years later Comtemporay art made by the “Nees Morfes” Art Gallery.
14-18 OCT @ ATHENS DIGITAL WEEK FESTIVAL
A multi-faceted event with free admission to 4,820 m2 of digital entertainment and information, focusing on innovation and exciting new roads being opened by technology. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to literally “live” the technology. The largest technology festival!
Opening hours: 10.00-00:30 Place: Technopolis 100 Pireos St. Gazi Keramikos Station (L3)
16-22 OCT @ TANGO LEGEND PABLO ZIEGLER AT HALF NOTE*
Ziegler was Astor Piazzolla’s beloved pianist and collaborator and a standing member of his group. As such, Ziegler fully comprehends and promotes the idea of Nuevo Tango in all its facets as no one else can. Enjoy Pablo Zielger at the Half Note Jazz Club in Athens, together with Quique Sinesi and Walter Castro, for a few nights of tango improvisation Place: Halfnote 17 Trivonianou St. Mets District. (Lines 1-2 Leoforous Vouilagmenis) h 22:30. Tickets from €30 (€20 students) with drink.
Odeon Opera 57 Akadimias St. (Metro Panepistimio) €9
Taking Woodstock in English (Alternative) Thu-Wed 19.40 / 22.30 Sat-Sun 10.00 / 22.00
Millenium: The Girl with the dragon tattoo in English (Thriller) Thu-Wed 19.00 / 22.15
Empassy Nova Odeon Joachim & Herodotus (Metro Evangelismos)
Thu-Wed 17.00 / 19.45 / 22.30 €9
Los abrazos rotos in Spanish (Drama)
Asti 4 Korai (Metro University) €8 – €6 Student (from Mon-Fri)
Antichrist in English (Alternative) Thu-Wed: 18.15 / 20.20 / 22.30