Light from light. Athos – Byzantium – the World
In collaboration with the Hellenic Foundation for Culture (Belgrade) and the Belgrade City Museum, the Mount Athos Centre presents the painting exhibition of the painter and iconographer George Kordis, under the title of ‘Light from light. Athos-Byzantium-the World’. The exhibition will be officially opened on Tuesday 30 October 2018 in the exhibition rooms of the Residence of Princess Ljubica and will run until Friday 30 November 2018.
October 22, 2010 - January 15, 2011
The long-lasting relationship of Pavlos Mylonas with the Holly Mountain began in 1954, after his return from the USA, and remained vigorous and restless till his death, in 2005. He was writing on the same note in “Zygos”: “The monks are my friends, the great ones, those from the cells and the hermits; friends of mine also are the huge buildings and smallest hard-to-locate hermitages.
June - September, 2010
23 photographers from 7 countries
visitors and pilgrims to Mount Athos
capture the everyday life of the Monastic Community with
their cameras and share their impressions on the (world wide) web.
January 27 – May 15, 2010
The exceptional work of the photographer from Thessaloniki, Giorgos Mousikidis, a scientific contributor to the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and the Archaeological Service of Mount Athos for decades, is presented in an exhibit in cooperation with the Kalamaria Photography Museum “Christos Kalemkeris” in the exhibition hall of the Mount Athos Center.
October 2009 - January 2010
A retrospective exhibit of Marcos Kambanis.
Marcos Kambanis, a multi-faceted creator with exceptional and rich work in painting, engraving and illustration of books, and iconography, presented an important selection of his work related to Mount Athos in the exhibit halls of the Mount Athos Center.
May 24 - September27, 2009
Over the course of the Second Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, which had as its general theme “Action: Art in Uncertain Times”, 110 artists from Greece and abroad (there were 56 group and individual projects) presented their works as a part of the main program. In the program of exhibits an array of “pre-biennale” exhibits, parallel exhibits, plans were also included, along with special educational programs for children and adults, workshops, and other productions. There were also a special website and publications for the event.