- FROM GREECE TO THE WORLD
- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYARTS & CULTURE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONParis
- GRANT LOCATIONFRANCE
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.louvre.fr
For the exhibition “Au Royaume d’Alexandre le Grand. La Macédoine Antique”, which will take place from October 2011 to January 2012. Designed to show visitors the richness of the artistic heritage of Northern Greece, it will address several aspects of the Macedonian civilization such as art production, the organization of the kingdom, education, the world of men and women, religion and death. The exhibition will bring together nearly 500 works, including exceptional items, never before exhibited abroad.
The Louvre is one of the world’s most renowned museums, with a collection of over 35,000 works of art from antiquity to the early nineteenth century.