The Financial Times on the SNFCC
02 DECEMBER 2016

The Financial Times (FT) report on the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center referring to the SNFCC as “Greece’s new temple to high culture.”

The article positively describes the SNFCC, providing details about the Greek National Opera, National Library of Greece, Energy Canopy, and Stavros Niarchos Park. It chronicles the significant public engagement the SNFCC has achieved so far, even before its delivery to the Greek state and official opening. Moreover the feature story refers to the Stavros Niarchos Foundation’s overall activity and specifically the Foundation’s initiatives to combat the effects of the socioeconomic crisis and provide new opportunities for Greece’s youth which faces high levels of unemployment. Commentary from SNF Co-President Andreas Dracopoulos is included throughout, expressing the Foundation’s commitment to the SNFCC’s future and to supporting culture and the arts in a time of economic crisis.

You may read the full article on the Financial Times website ( (currently available for subscribers only)

Title of the Article: If you build it, they will come