- 14 JUNE 2011 / Inauguration of the Multipurpose entertainment hall at the building of the Ark of the World
On Wednesday, June 15th at 18.00, the Ark of the World inaugurates the multipurpose entertainment hall, situated on the 4th floor of its building. The purchase of this floor was funded through a grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation in memory of Mary A. Dracopoulos, sister of our late founder, Stavros S. Niarchos.
- 25 MAY 2011 / Construction work begins for the Municipal Sports and Leisure Park, funded by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation
Construction is set to begin for the Municipal Sports and Leisure Park in the Municipality of Kallithea, a year after the Board of Directors of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation announced the grant for the project.
- 06 MAY 2011 / Article in Kathimerini on the June 29th public presentation by Renzo Piano of the final architectural plans for the SNFCC
Article in Kathimerini regarding Renzo Piano’s June 29th public presentation of his final architectural plans for the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center.
- 05 MAY 2011 / Ta Nea interview with Dimitris Protopsaltou, co-founder of the non-profit organization Future Library
An interview in the daily Ta Nea with the co-founder of the non-profit organization Future Library, Dimitris Protopsaltou, about the feasibility report examining and analyzing the current status of Greece’s public and municipal libraries.
- 03 MAY 2011 / Event to present the electronic database of the LIMC Foundation
The Foundation, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae (LIMC), will present the completed Lexicon of the iconography of Greek, Roman and Etruscan mythology on May the 3rd. The project has been supported by the SNF.
- 30 APRIL 2011 / Article in Kathimerini about financial support for eighteen cultural projects in Athens
Article in Kathimerini about financial support for eighteen cultural projects in Athens, including the expansion of the National Gallery, a project for which the organization has requested support from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.
- 26 APRIL 2011 / Opening of the exhibition Romanian Kiosk Company
The opening of the exhibition, Romanian Kiosk Company, by the first Stavros Niarchos Foundation Artist in Residence, Mircea Nicolae, took place on Monday, April 25 at the 32 Edgewood Ave Gallery at Yale University. The exhibition is supported through the Dean’s Resource Fund provided by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.
- 20 APRIL 2011 / To Vima article on excavation project at the Ismenion hill in Thebes
Article in the online daily To Vima about the first joint Greek-American archaeological survey and excavation project at the Ismenion hill in Thebes, Greece.
- 17 APRIL 2011 / National Herald article on seminars for Greek orthopedic surgeons at the Hospital for Special Surgery
Article in The National Herald about the seminars which were organized at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan and were attended by sixteen Greek orthopedic surgeons.