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The Great Greek Benefactor Stavros Niarchos

Stavros Niarchos, the great Greek benefactor, passed away on this day 25 years ago, leaving a foundation that continues his philanthropy

Iconic Louis Bourgeios Sculpture “Maman” on Display in Athens

Louis Bourgeois' iconic sculpture "Maman" is currently on display on the grounds of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) in Athens. The sculpture, which was created in 1999, will be on display for free in the Greek capital for...

Stavros Niarchos Center Marks Five Years as Greece’s New Cultural Landmark

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) has become a cultural landmark in Greece since it was turned over to the Greek state in 2017. The SNFCC, a project unique in Greece, is a public space for expression, culture, and...

Delivery Man in Athens Antique Shop Mesmerizes with his Piano Skills

A delivery man brought two coffees to an antique shop in Athens, saw a piano, sat down and played, mesmerizing everyone in the place

Ancient Greek Necropolis to be Revealed in New Exhibition Site

$4.8 million has been approved for an exhibition space showing the findings of an ancient Greek necropolis under the SNFCC.

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Dazzles with New Christmas Decorations

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, an architectural marvel in Athens, has been beautifully decorated for the Christmas season, bringing some much-needed holiday cheer to a nation still under lockdown. The stunning decorations were revealed by Greek singer Fivos Delivorias...

Plans for Second Phase of Athens Riviera Reconstruction Project Presented

The first phase of the ambitious reconstruction of Faliro Bay is almost completed and the plans for Phase B have been presented, with the Attica Region now seeking the funds needed for its implementation. The plans for Phase B are...

Tom Hanks Incognito in Greece for Rita Wilson Performance

Hollywood star Tom Hanks was in Athens to watch the performance of his wife Rita Wilson at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center on Saturday evening. Hanks revealed his whereabouts when he posted a picture of himself with a vintage...

Pulitzer Laureate Jeffrey Eugenides in Athens for 2018 World Book Capital

Pulitzer Laureate, Jeffrey Eugenides, an American of Greek descent, is visiting Athens to participate in panel discussions at the Athens 2018 World Book Capital. Eugenides will appear at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center on September 27th, where he will...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center to Host the 8th TEDxAthens on May 13

The 8th TEDxAthens event, which will be held in May 13 at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, invites attendants to explore "the edge,” according to event organizers, with invited speakers asked to share with the public their personal...