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.

Women writers of Swedish crime fiction

a talk by Νίκοs Μ. Georgiadis

Published: 2022-12-08

The Swedish Institute at Athens invites you to a talk in greek by Νίκοs Μ. Georgiadis entitled Women writers of Swedish crime fiction. The talk is to take place at the Swedish Institute (Mitseon 9, Athens) on Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at 7.30 p.m.

Book presentation: Sagan om Asine

by the author Erik Magntorn and the illustrator Martine Castoriano

Published: 2022-11-23

The Swedish Institute at Athens and the Swedish Language Association invite you to an evening in the company of the author Erik Magntorn and the illustrator Martine Castoriano, who will talk about their new book Sagan om Asine.

The event will be in Swedish and take place on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 19h at the Swedish Institute at Athens (Mitseon 9).

Soufli & Silk

Exhibition at Michael Cacoyannis Foundation

Published: 2022-10-27

As a result of the educational programme «A common thread. Artistic exchange Sweden-Greece» in Soufi in northern Grecce, it is now time for the students from Athens School of Fine Arts and KONSTFACK from Stockholm, to present their work at the exhibition «Σουφλί & Μετάξι», which will be held at the Michael Cacoyannis Foundation.

The exhibition opens on Wednesday 2 November, at 19:30, and will run until 20 November 2022, with visiting hours 18:00-22:00. Entrance is free.

The Triangle av Sadness by Ruben Östlund

Film Screening

Published: 2022-10-14

In May 2022, the Swedish film director Ruben Östlund won the prestigious Palme d’Or of the Cannes Film Festival for the second time, competing with The Triangle of Sadness. To celebrate this, the Swedish Institute of Athens and ASTOR invite you to a screening of this film, which will take place at ASTOR cinema, on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, at 9 p.m.

The film will be introduced by Rea Walldén, Assistant Professor of Film Studies at the University of Athens.

The Nordics

Exhibition in Kavala

Published: 2022-09-23

The Swedish Institute at Athens, the Institutes and Embassies of the Northern Countries in Athens, the Library of the Northern Countries and the Ephorate of Antiquities of Kavala invite you to the opening of the exhibition The Nordics which will take place at the Archaeological Museum of Kavala on Wednesday 28 September 2022 at 19.00.

Greek Movie Days, 2022

Published: 2022-09-12

The Greek Movie Days is a yearly event organized by the Swedish institute at Athens, the Greek House of Culture, the Greek School in Stockholm and the Women’s section of the Greek association in Stockholm. The event is organized with the object of highlighting new and exciting Greek films.

Suecia Antiqua et Hodierna

The Classical World in Sweden – Sweden in the Classical World

Published: 2022-09-02

The Swedish Institute at Athens invites you to

Suecia Antiqua et Hodierna, The Classical World in Sweden – Sweden in the Classical World,

an evening of short lectures, music and a historical performance, at Parnassos Literary Society on Friday 14 October 2022 at 19:00.

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