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  • PERMANENT INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION "I PLAY AND UNDERSTAND"

    1 Apr. 2015-31 Dec. 2016

    The new, permanent Interactive Exhibition "I Play and Understand" opens to the public on Saturday, March 21st, 2015, at 11:00-19:00 at the main building of the Museum Herakleidon (1st and 2nd floors, Herakleidon 16, Thissio). The exhibition at the main building of the Museum Herakleidon (1st and 2nd floors) evolved from its educational program “Art and Mathematics”, which was based initially on the permanent collections of the museum, with works by the artists M.C. Escher and Victor Vasarely.... read more
  • Toulouse-Lautrec Exhibition at Fenimore Art Museum with items from the collection of the Herakleidon Museum

    28 May. 2016-5 Sep. 2016

    The Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, New York, opens a new exhibition featuring the work of famous French painter and illustrator, Toulouse-Lautrec. The exhibit, includes rare examples of Lautrec’s large original posters, letters, prints, and drawings, which were largely inspired by both everyday life and the entertainment world of late 19th century bohemian Paris.... read more
  • THE GROUP “THALES AND FRIENDS” PRESENTS

    16 Oct. 2015-31 May. 2016

    The group THALES + FRIENDS is a big group of volunteers, who inspire and support the creation of reading clubs and other activities. It is an open network of information and common action that begins in the realm of education and opens up to society. It is ten years since the creation of the group THALES + FRIENDS and we celebrate this event with a series of talks at the main building of the Museum Herakleidon. Everything that is to take place this year will reinforce the original thoughts and the desire of the founders of the group to foster activities that encourage reflection, learning and dialogue.... read more
  • EXTENSION UNTIL 8th JUNE: People among the Splendid Ruins of Athens, from the 19th to the 20th Century

    18 Jan. 2016-8 Jun. 2016

    The National Archaeological Museum of Athens, as part of its celebration of 150 years since its founding and in collaboration with the Museum Herakleidon, will present in its welcoming Café, from Monday, January 18 to June 8, 2016, an impressive collection of photographs that present aspects of the early urban landscape of Athens and the daily life of its inhabitants.... read more
  • Travelling Interactive Exhibition “I Play and Understand” now in Thessaloniki

    18 Feb. 2016-11 Jun. 2016

    How are science, art, mathematics and philosophy related? How can we express ourselves through art and at the same time understand the world through logic and mathematics? The Travelling Interactive Exhibition “I Play and Understand” of the Museum Herakleidon, that will be presented at the plant of Titan in Nea Efkarpia from February 18 through June 11, 2016 is a fascinating, educational journey fromperception to understanding. It will enable the public, as well as students, to experience the interconnection between science, art, mathematics and philosophy by interacting with the special exhibits.... read more
  • "SCIENCE, ART AND MATHEMATICS&" FOR SCHOOLS + A NEW UNIT "Ancient Art and Mathematics"

    28 Sep. 2015-15 Jun. 2016

    The daily educational program for 2015-2016, “Science, Art and Mathematics”, organized for schools by the Museum Herakleidon will begin on September 28, 2015 (design-scientific review: Aris Mavromatis, Apostolos Papanikolaou, researchers in the Didactics of Mathematics).... read more
  • METAL SCULPTURES AND MOSAICS EXHIBITION IN THE COURTYARD OF THE HERAKLEIDON MUSEUM

    9 May. 2015-30 Jun. 2016

    Four metal sculptures and three mosaics are displayed in the courtyard of the main building of the Herakleidon Museum in an exhibition which combines art with science. Visitors who will visit the new, permanent Interactive Exhibition “I play and understand” (in the 1st and 2nd floor every weekend from 11:00 to 19:00) will have the opportunity to get acquainted with the work of two contemporary artists, Peggie Grafakou and Yannis Dendrinos.... read more
  • “EDUCATIONAL DIALOGUES” ON SCIENCE, ART AND MATHEMATICS WITH EDUCATORS OF ALL SCHOOL LEVELS

    2 Sep. 2015-31 May. 2016

    The educational community is showing a sustained interest in the “Educational Dialogues”, which are organized by the Herakleidon Museum and will continue during December 2015. Meetings have been scheduled with mathematics teachers from the middle and high schools of Athens. Beginning in September 2015 and to this day, more than 400 educators of all school levels and college students in teaching programs have taken part in the “Educational Dialogues”, where the general teaching principles of the educational program “Science, Art and Mathematics”, based on interdisciplinary and interactive learning, are presented and discussed.... read more
  • “Science, Art and Mathematics” in all of Greece: The program is travelling in the Cyclades.

    1 May. 2015-31 May. 2016

    It is with great success that in 2015 the educational program of the Museum Herakleidon “Science, Art and Mathematics” was presented to the primary and secondary schools of Milos and Ios, under the auspices of the Ministry of Education and the gracious sponsorship of Celestyal Cruises.... read more


Pascaline Bossu  SKETCHES-PAINTINGS-PHOTOGRAPHS  Impressions of Greece <br>
Pascaline Bossu SKETCHES-PAINTINGS-PHOTOGRAPHS Impressions of Greece

Pascaline Bossu SKETCHES-PAINTINGS-PHOTOGRAPHS Impressions of Greece

May, 12th-June 12th 2016
Tuesday-Sunday 10:00-18:00 (Monday closed)


The exhibition presents sketches, paintings and photographs of the French visual artist Pascaline Bossu who lives and works in Athens since 2000. Pascaline Bossu speaks of double identity and the ability to meld in a culture that is different from one’s own.
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“Math Tech”: I CONSTRUCT AND DISCOVER
4 Oct. 2015-12 Jun. 2016

This is an innovative activity that is centered on the meaning of research. The aim is for children to understand how the real world works. To this end, the children create mechanical systems, architectural constructions and electrical circuits, exploring the way these function and understanding the necessity for mathematical concepts. They then decorate their mechanical constructions according to their own aesthetic and take them home for further observation and insight into their operation.
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LEGO WeDo™: Educational Robotics
1 Nov. 2015-5 Jun. 2016

The children use building elements (Lego bricks) to create mechanical constructions, which become the heroes of their own fantasy adventure. In so doing, they solve real problems of the natural world surrounding them. They also learn how to give “life” to their constructions using the computer, thus acquiring programming, mechanical and problem-solving skills.
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LEGO Mindstorms: Educational Robotics
1 Nov. 2015-5 Jun. 2016

Educational Robotics, based on robotic technology as well as the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) teaching philosophy, combines learning with play, thus transforming education into an enjoyable activity. Participants learn to work in a group, to solve problems and to carry out a project. This, in turn, helps them recognize the contribution of science and technology to the well-being of people today.
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Herakleidon Museum

Main building:
16 Herakleidon Str, Thissio
118 51 Athens, Greece
T: +30 210 34 61 981
F: +30 210 34 58 225
E: info@herakleidon-art.gr

Annex:
37 Apostolou Pavlou Str, Thissio
118 51 Athens, Greece
T: +30 211 012 6486
E: annex@herakleidon-art.gr

(Metro station: Thissio)




Herakleidon Museum

Main building:
16 Herakleidon Str, Thissio
118 51 Athens, Greece
T: +30 210 34 61 981
F: +30 210 34 58 225
E: info@herakleidon-art.gr

Annex:
37 Apostolou Pavlou Str, Thissio
118 51 Athens, Greece
T: +30 211 012 6486
E: annex@herakleidon-art.gr

(Metro station: Thissio)



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