Former Tobacco Factory
Guided tour | NEON | DREAM ON
On Friday, June 17 Cycladic Friends visited and were guided to the exhibition of NEON organization entitled Dream On. For the second consecutive year, NEON activated the iconic space of the former Public Tobacco Plant as a cultural space, in the context of the collaboration with the Hellenic Parliament, and presented the contemporary art exhibition Dream On, an exhibition that praised the role of art in the public space. Curated by art historian Dimitris Paleokrassas, the Dream On exhibition brought together 18 large-scale installations by international and Greek artists, as well as a new commission, while being complemented by 20 project designs. For the first time, many of the large-scale works of the D. Daskalopoulos Collection were presented in Greece, and in fact gathered in the open, freely accessible space of the former Public Tobacco Station.
Museum of Cycladic Art
Exclusive guided tour | "Brice Marden & Greek Antiquity"
As part of the exhibition series “Divine Dialogues”, American artist Brice Marden presents his work in dialogue with selected antiquities from the permanent collections of the Museum of Cycladic Art. The exhibition under the title “Brice Marden and Greek Antiquity” will be held at the Stathatos Mansion and will run from May 20 to October 3, 2022. This is the first museum exhibition devoted to this renowned artist to be held in Greece, and is organized by the Museum of Cycladic Art in close collaboration with Marden and curator and artist Dimitrios Antonitsis.
CYCLADIC PATH | Daytrip to Boeotia
On Sunday, May 15th, together with Cycladic Friends, we discovered the archaeological treasures of Boeotia.
National Greek Opera
NEON | The Artist on the Composer | "BLEAT"
On Friday, May 6, Cycladic Friends attended the exclusive world premiere of George Lanthimos' long-awaited film entitled 'Bleat', which was the second assignment of the ELS and NEON The Artist on the Composer program.
Museum of Cycladic Art
Exclusive guided tours | Permanent Ancient Greek Collection
Together with Cycladic Friends we were guided through the collection of Ancient Greek Art and we discovered centuries of history through our antiquities dating from the 2nd millennium BC. up to the 4th c. A.D. Traveling through space and time, we explored famous scenes from ancient Greek mythology, imagined the daily lives of women and men in private and public life, and learned about their unknown social and religious habits.