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All M.C. Escher works © The M.C. Escher Company B.V. - Baarn - the NETHERLANDS

  • 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
  • EXTENSION UNTIL 25th JULY: People among the Splendid Ruins of Athens, from the 19th to the 20th Century

    18 Jan. 2016-25 Jul. 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
  • "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 Sep. 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


Contemporary Print Art from Athens
Contemporary Print Art from Athens

Contemporary Print Art from Athens
17th June - 18th September 2016
Tuesday-Sunday 10:00-18:00 (Monday closed)


A group exhibition dedicated to the art of contemporary printmaking, seen through the work of eight artists who live and work in Athens, Greece: Zacharias Arvanitis, Kati Mahrt, Constantinos Papamichalopoulos, Miltiades Petalas, Despina Kotalakidou, Florence Christakis, Akis Pirounidis and Nikos Stavrakantonakis. This exhibition is organized in collaboration with the Athens School of Fine Arts (curator: Michalis Arfaras, director of the Printmaking department) and the Culture, Sports and Youth Organization of the City of Athens.
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16 Herakleidon Str, Thissio
118 51 Athens, Greece
T: +30 210 34 61 981
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37 Apostolou Pavlou Str, Thissio
118 51 Athens, Greece
T: +30 211 012 6486
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(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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