- On Saturday, July 22, the opening of the “The Jim Henson Exhibition” took place at the Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI) opened The exhibit will be permanent, providing a dynamic visitor experience in MoMI’s new gallery space to explore Jim Henson’s groundbreaking work in film and television.
21 JULY 2017SNF Representatives Meet with Delegation of Chinese University Students Attending 5th EU-China Summer SchoolOn Friday, July 21st, at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC), representatives of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) met with a group of Chinese university students who are visiting Athens, as part of the 5th EU-China Summer School.
20 JULY 2017Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program Selects 30 Diaspora Fellows to Conduct Projects with Greek UniversitiesThis summer, thirty Greek- and Cypriot-born scholars hailing from a cross-section of twenty-eight prominent United States and Canadian universities are traveling to Greece to conduct academic projects with their peers at Greek universities as part of the Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program.
- Aegean Airline’s in-flight Magazine hosts an interview with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center’s architect, Renzo Piano in its July-August edition.
18 JULY 2017Τhe New Linear Accelerator Has Been Installed at the University General Hospital of Alexandroupolis with an SNF GrantThe fifth SNF funded brand-new linear accelerator (linac) has been installed at the University General Hospital of Alexandroupolis in Greece, as part of the SNF’s Radiotherapy Program.
- The Syros International Film Festival returns for the fifth summer, this year aspiring to reflect the power of synergies between different art forms, unique film experiences and traditions from all over the world.
- On Tuesday, July 18th, the Olympia Summer Academy is holding a graduation ceremony for the students that participated in this year’s cycle of seminars, focusing on different thematic areas of Political Science and International Studies.
- “This Is Reading”, a dynamic site-specific multimedia installation blending live performance and visual media, will open in Downtown Reading, Pennsylvania on Friday, July 14. The installation will occupy the historic Franklin Street Railroad Station, re-animating the long vacant building.
- On Thursday, July 6th, Episode 1 of “This Is America & The World Visits Greece” premiered on PBS, supported by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation. The program highlights the culture, economy, history and government of Greece in a three-episode series.