Inauguration of the exhibition "The sea of gods, heroes and men in the ancient Greek art"
The Foundation of the Hellenic World organizes in the Cultural Centre "Hellenic Cosmos" the exhibition "The sea of gods, heroes and men in the ancient Greek art" ("La mer des dieux, des héros et des hommes dans l'art grec antique"), which is under the auspices of the Cultural Department of the French Embassy.
The exhibition includes photographic representations of ancient pottery about the sea in the ancient Greek art and is a collaboration of FHW with Ms Aliki Samara-Kaufmann, Archaeologist and Special Associate in the Department of Greek, Roman and Etruscan Antiquities in the Louvre Museum.
The inauguration of the exhibition took place on Wednesday 4 November 2009. At the same time, there was a lecture by Ms Aliki Samara -Kaufmann, entitled "Journeys to ancient Greek ceramic: Myth and reality". The exhibition, which will last until the 31st of January 2010, was designed and implemented with the contribution of the "Elia" association and the support by the French Institute.