1-31 October 2018

For the fourth time, artists and organizations are meeting in Athens and Pireas with innovative creations.

Greek and foreign artists present their concerns and quests in their art concerning Nostos in a fast changing world. However Nostos here not only relates to a return to the homeland, but also to the age of childhood, everyone's real home. And the two, both homeland and the age of childhood, transport us to the realm of taste, equal to the pleasure of sweets, sweet age of childhood, delicious home.

In this celebration of printmaking, over 750 artworks by Greek and foreign Printmaker's will be displayed in Athens and Pireas, while the exhibitions will include a wide range of events.

The Athens Printfest/Fourth Edition - NOSTOS will open with the central exhibition of the Greek Printmaker's Association (ΕΕΧ)
on Monday 1st October at 19.00 at Melina Cultural Centre, 66 Iraklidon and Thessalonikis sts, Thissio.

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Athens Bike Tour A

Nostos

  • Exhibition 46 Contemporary Greek Printmakers.
  • Curator : Greek Printmakers Association
  • Official opening of the festival: Monday 1/10 - 19:00–21:30
  • Athens Municipal Cultural Center «Melina»
  • 66, Irakleidon & Thessalonikis Sts, Thissio
  • Opening hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00-20:00
    Sunday 10:00-14:00
    Monday & 28th/10 closed
  • Τ. 2103452150

Printmaking as a social Comment (part 1)

  • Prints from the collections of Athens Printmaking Art Center - Pandolfini & Siaterli and from the collections of Hambis Printmaking Museum - Cyprus.
  • Curator: Nelly Kyriazi
  • Opening: Tuesday 2/10 - 20:30
  • Duration: 3 - 26/10
  • House of Cyprus - Cultural and Educational Office of the Embassy of the Republic of Cyprus in Greece
  • 2Α, Xenofondos St Τ. 2103734934
  • Opening hours: Monday & Wednesday 10:00-18:00
    Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10:00-15:00
    Saturday & Sunday closed
  • m. Syntagma

Hippocampus

  • Exhibition by Elena Provata & Vasiliki Matta
  • Curator Aliki Panagiotopoulou - Andriomenou
  • Opening: Wednsday 3/10 - 20:00
  • Barrett
  • 11 Protogenous Street, Psirri, Athens.
  • (Dj Sigmataf)
  • Opening hours: Daily 11:00 - 03:00

Uncanny memories

  • Exhibition by Florence Christakis
    small portraits of the family members
  • Opening: Wednesday 17/10 - 19:00
  • Duration: 17/10 – 2/11
  • Gabrielidis Editions Poems & Crimes Art Bar
  • 17, Aghia Eirini St, Monastiraki
  • Opening hours: every day 9:00-21:00
  • Τ. 2103228839
  • m. Monastiraki
Athens Bike Tour B

Nostos

  • Exhibition 46 Contemporary Greek Printmakers.
  • Curator : Greek Printmakers Association
  • Official opening of the festival: Monday 1/10 - 19:00–21:30
  • Athens Municipal Cultural Center «Melina»
  • 66, Irakleidon & Thessalonikis Sts, Thissio
  • Opening hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10:00-20:00 & Sunday 10:00-14:00, Monday & 28th/10 closed
  • Τ. 2103452150

Figures around us

  • Εxhibition of colour woodcuts by Mimi Petropoulou
  • Opening: Saturday 6/10 - 19:30
  • Duration: 1-26/10
  • Cyprus Cultural Center
  • 11, Methonis & Ippokratous Sts, Exarcheia
  • Opening hours: Monday-Friday 13:00-19:00
    Saturday-Sunday Closed
  • Τ. 2103619789
  • Bus lines 813, 230, 021 (Kallidromiou)

Am I a Writer or a Draughtsman?

visual and symbolic microcosm of Günter Grass
  • Prints by Gunter Grass from the Collection of the City of Gdańsk
  • Curator: Marta Wróblewska
  • Opening: Thursday 18/10– 19:30
  • Sunday closed m. Syntagma
  • Duration: 18/10 - 8/11

Lecture on the opening by Mrs Marta Wróblewska

director of The Gdańsk City Gallery (GGM) and curator of the exhibition
  • Hellenic American Union - Kennedy Gallery
  • 22, Massalia St, Athens
  • Opening hours: Monday-Friday: 12:00-21:00
  • Saturday: 10:30-14:30, closed on Sunday
  • T. 2103680052 - 2103680900
  • m. Panepistimio