Facebook Bans Iconic Photo Posted by Hellenic Museum of Melbourne
Nearly ninety years since this emblematic photo was taken at the Acropolis, Facebook decided that it was inappropriate, and in turn, banned it. The victim of this surreal censorship was the Hellenic Museum of Melbourne that posted the photo to advertise...
Fashion Shoots and Nude Pictures on Acropolis Hill in the 20th Century
Once upon a time, in the 20th Century, it was easier for fashion houses to get permission to shoot on the Acropolis Hill and the Parthenon. Or at least if it was Christian Dior... In 1951, photographer of French magazine...
Nude on the Parthenon: Nelly's Picture Show
The Athens-based AlphaDelta gallery is presenting a solo show-tribute to the photographer Nelly (also known as Elli Sougioultzoglou-Seraidari, 1899 Aydin, Asia Minor – 1998 Athens, Greece) entitled Un nouveau regard (A new glance). At the exhibit, which runs from Nov. 10 this...