Tagged: Art

Leonard Cohen dies at 82

Canadian singer Leonard Cohen has died aged 82, according to a statement on his official Facebook page. “It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away,” the announcement said. “We have lost one of music’s most revered and prolific visionaries.” There were no details about the […]

Cuban art thief wanted by Interpol finally arrested in Koropi

A 36-year-old Cuban national, who received political asylum in Greece about two months ago, has been arrested in Koropi as he was wanted by Interpol for stealing artwork from the National Museum of Fine Arts of Havana. According to Interpol, in 2013 the 36-year-old along with three other armed men stormed the museum’s storage facilities […]

Sotheby’s auctions internationally acclaimed Greek artists works

The works of 15 acclaimed Greek artists of the 20th century will be auctioned by Sotheby’s in London on December 2. This will be the second Sotheby’s auction in 2015 of contemporary works of art from several countries of Europe, north Africa, the Middle East, Iran and Turkey. The auction “A Different Perspective” will include […]

Bolshoi’s “Jewels” at the Athens Concert Hall

The Bolshoi Ballet Live from Moscow “Jewels” in choreography of George Balanchine and music of Gabriel Fauré, Igor Stravinsky and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky will be screened on November 8, at the Athens Concert Hall. Famous Russian dancers such as Olga Smirnova, Semyon Chudin, Vladislav Lantratov, and Anna Tikhomirova participate in the performance Ekaterina Krysanova and […]