Textile Art in Soufli

Published: 2020-05-19

The city of Soufli in northern Greece once lay along the Silk Road. It was an important European centre for silk production in the 19th century and still maintain this industry, from larvae to finished fabric, albeit on a smaller scale. In this unique environment, the Swedish Institute at Athens brings together students from Konstfack, the Stockholm University of Arts, Craft and Design, and students from the corresponding Athens institution Athens School of Fine Arts.

Karin Hammar Fab 4

Representing Sweden at Athens Jazz Festival & Preveza Jazz Festival

Published: 2022-05-27

<p>Karin Hammar Fab 4. Photo: Nikola Stankovic</p>

Karin Hammar Fab 4. Photo: Nikola Stankovic

The Swedish Institute at Athens has invited Karin Hammar Fab 4 to perform at the:

  • 21st Athens Technopolis Jazz Festival edition dedicated to "Women in Jazz" on Saturday, May 28, at 21.00 and
  • Preveza Jazz Festival on Sunday, May 29, at 21.00

Furthermore, Karin Hammar Fab 4 will give a master class and a concert for the students of the department of Music Studies at Ionian University.

  • Master Class – Monday, May 30, 2022, 7.00pm, at the Studio of the Municipal Theatre Corfu. For Ionian University jazz students and all interested.
  • Concert – Monday, May 30 2022, at 9.30 pm, at the Studio of the Municipal Theatre Corfu.

Master Classes with Rebecka Karlsson

at the Municipal Conservatory of Kavala

Published: 2022-02-25

The Swedish Institute at Athens continues its collaboration with the Municipal Conservatory of Kavala. The baroque violinist Rebecka Karlsson will conduct student master classes from 28 February to 4 March. Her visit in Kavala will end with a concert at the conservatory on Friday 4 March at 20:00.


Exhibition: there is nothing inevitable about time

Meriç Algün Ringborg

Published: 2022-01-28

The Swedish institute at Athens welcomes you to the exhibition there is nothing inevitable about time, at TAVROS, in which the Swedish artist Meriç Algün Ringborg participates.

Grand opening: Thursday February 3, 16:00-22:00.

Book presentation: Råttan i huvudet och andra historier

by Jan Henrik Swahn

Published: 2021-12-27

Τhe Swedish Institute at Athens invites you to the presentation of the book

by Jan Henrik Swahn

Råttan i huvudet och andra historier
(Spargo Förlag 2021)

The event will take place on Thursday March 3, 2022  at 19h at the Danish Institute at Athens, Herefondos 14.

To participate, please contact swedinst@sia.gr.

Book presentation: "A Guide to Scandinavian Crime Fiction"

by Nikos M. Georgiadis

Published: 2021-12-10

HERODOTOS Publications and the SWEDISH INSTITUTE AT ATHENS invite you to the presentation of the book

of Nikos M. Georgiadis

A Guide to Scandinavian Crime Fiction ("Οδηγός για τη Σκανδιναβική Αστυνομική Λογοτεχνία")

Thursday December 16, 2021, at. 7.30 p.m., at ATHINAION POLITEIA, Akamantos 1 &, Apostolou Pavlou 33, Thiseio.

Jazz Sessions in Kavala, 2021

at the Municipal Conservatory of Kavala

In collaboration with Kavalla Municipality, the Municipal Conservatory of Kavalla, the Jazz departments of Fridhem Folk High School and Ionian University, the educational and cultural project Jazz Sessions in Kavala takes place for the second time, with students and lecturers from Sweden and Greece.

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