15.09.2021 / 09:41

The yellow Patsiadis mansion, once part of Ernst Ziller’s “neighborhood of mansions” built in the late 19th century, stands proudly where it’s always been, surrounded by traffic light trails, seemingly the only steady object in a nighttime shot from Alexandra’s Square.

07.04.2020 / 16:16

“Everyone’s talking about the surgical masks,” I tell my mom over the phone. It’s February, a few days before the first confirmed cases of Covid-19 will appear in Greece, but there’s already a debate going on: who should wear masks?

05.04.2019 / 19:48

Margaret Thatcher, Aristotle Onassis, Jimmy Carter, John F. Kennedy, Frank Sinatra, Brigitte Bardot, John Wayne, The Beatles, Isabella Rossellini, Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin. What do they all have in common? They have all spent time at the Astir Palace hotel. Indeed the list of all the famous figures who have stayed here is much longer than this, and it’s bound to get longer soon.

06.03.2019 / 15:22

The Athens Photo Festival consists of an extensive program of events, including learning programs, open talks and portfolio reviews. In addition to the main exhibition, which will be on display at the Benaki Museum’s Pireos Street annex from June 6 until July 29, there will be satellite shows in various locations around the city.