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22604:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Greek-Australian Cafe Culture on 09.10.2014

The Milk Bar

Part of ART & ABOUT 2014: THE BANNER GALLERY.

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When

19th September - 12th October 2014

produced by City of Sydney

If artist Eamon Donnelly had a pocket full of change, he’d take a trip back in time to the local milk bar and spend up big on cobbers, musk sticks and bananas…..

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What

Passiona™, a mixed ...

22575:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Sydney Morning Herald on 22.09.2014

Digital cinema will allow visitors to explore museum archives

Sydney Morning Herald, September 18, 2014

Linda Morris

360 degree data-browser

Professor Sarah Kenderdine has developed an interactive digital browser for Museum Victoria allowing 80,000 previously unseen objects in the Museum's collection to be viewed by museum visitors. The data-browser is the first of its kind in the world.

View the audio-visual clip of how the technology works. It is embedded in the link at:

http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/digital-cinema-will-allow-visitors-to-explore-museum-archives-20140918-10ebkh.html

22567:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Hellenic Museums & Galleries on 19.09.2014

Cataloguing of Greek archives begins

La Trobe University has begun the massive job of cataloguing a valuable collection of Greek archives which captures the life, culture and history of the Greek Diaspora in Oceania, Australasia and South America over the last 130 years.

The archives, donations by the Greek-Australia community over the years, are in 5,500 boxes containing more than seven million archival documents once housed in the former National Centre for Hellenic Studies and Research at La Trobe.

The ...

22564:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by The Age, Melbourne on 18.09.2014

A Greek Feast

Author: Victoria Kyriakopoulos

The Sunday Age

Date: 31/08/2014

Page: 10


FROM EXHIBITIONS OF PRICELESS ANTIQUITIES, TO SEAFOOD FEASTS AND THE VIBRANT CAFE SCENE OF OAKLEIGH, THERE HAS NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME TO DIP INTO THE CULTURAL LIFE OF EVER-EVOLVING GREEK MELBOURNE, WRITES VICTORIA KYRIAKOPOULOS.

Most Saturday afternoons, lawyer Bill Papastergiadis drives from his Toorak home to meet friends in the bustling Greek ...

22417:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Lafcadio Hearn Files on 08.06.2014

‘A Shrine for Lafcadio Hearn, 1850-1904

Like an artist painting on rice grains,
he tried to trap Japan in a story:
his one good eye so close to the page
he might have been a jeweller with a gem.

So much to tell: kimonos and cranes,
Cemeteries to stalk at evening, slow
Shoals of candles – souls
on rivers beneath a massive moon.

Even the sound of sandals on a bridge
Stayed in the mind for an evening,
Matching the shadow of fishermen
On still ...

22397:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Kytherian Book Review on 28.05.2014

The New York City Book Launch of ONE YEAR ON KYTHERA

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The George “Best” Costacos Cultural and Cancer Research Foundation presents:

The New York City Book Launch of

ONE YEAR ON KYTHERA

Photographs by Kristina Williamson

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

7:30-10:00 p.m.

Tenri Cultural Institute
43A West 13th Street,
New York, NY


Can't make it to the event? ...

22291:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Roxy Museum Bingara on 09.05.2014

Olive Tree Memorial Garden

As part of the Roxy Greek Museum opening ceremony

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Pay tribute to a Greek family member or friend who has made the journey to Australia by purchasing an olive tree

Now is your opportunity to make a lasting tribute to your family and friends. For $100 you can purchase an olive tree to be planted in the Bingara Olive Grove.

The Olive Tree Grove provides a unique opportunity to honor our ...

22243:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Lafcadio Hearn Files on 30.04.2014

Lafacdio Hearn exhibition “Hearn and Family”

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In this year, the 110th anniversary of Hearn’s death, an international symposium and commemorative event will be held in July in Lefkada, Greece, the place of his birth. This event will attempt an interpretation of Hearn’s “Open Mind” and explore ways to connect Hearn’s legacy with the future. Since 2009, Hearn has been reevaluated from a range of perspectives, and attempts are being made to apply these newfound ideas ...

22203:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Roxy Museum Bingara on 09.05.2014

Another pano view of the Roxy Museum, Bingara

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Grand Opening of the Roxy Museum

View / Download a copy of this article as a .pdf:

Report_ Roxy_Greek_ Museum_Opening _Bingara_April_2014.pdf

Bingara is located approximately 600kms north of Sydney and 500kms south of Brisbane in the New England Tablelands. It lies centrally in the New England North ...

22200:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Roxy Museum Bingara on 09.05.2014

Panel with cafe era artefacts in the Greek Australian Roxy Museum, Bingara

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Grand Opening of the Roxy Museum

View / Download a copy of this article as a .pdf:

Report_ Roxy_Greek_ Museum_Opening _Bingara_April_2014.pdf

Bingara is located approximately 600kms north of Sydney and 500kms south of Brisbane in the New England Tablelands. It lies centrally in the New England North ...

22198:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Roxy Museum Bingara on 09.05.2014

Panel and display dedicated to the late Tess Mallos

at the Greek Roxy Museum Bingara. Tess Mallos had a profound influence on redefining the Australian cuisine.

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Grand Opening of the Roxy Museum

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Report_ Roxy_Greek_ ...

22196:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Roxy Museum Bingara on 09.05.2014

Archie Kalokerinos' widow Catherine, and daughter Helen

standing beside a panel dedicated to Archie Kalokerinos at the Greek Roxy Museum in Bingara. Sunday April 6th, 2014.

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Grand Opening of the Roxy Museum

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Report_ Roxy_Greek_ ...

22194:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Roxy Museum Bingara on 09.05.2014

Roxy Greek Australian Museum completes the Roxy masterpiece

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Grand Opening of the Roxy Museum

View / Download a copy of this article as a .pdf:

Report_ Roxy_Greek_ Museum_Opening _Bingara_April_2014.pdf

Bingara is located approximately 600kms north of Sydney and 500kms south of Brisbane in the New England Tablelands. It lies centrally in the New England North ...

22146:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Lafcadio Hearn Files on 11.03.2014

“Koizumi Yakumo Memorial Garden” in Tramore receives fund from Japan

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On 6 March 2014, the Japan World Exposition 1970 Commemorative Fund (JEC Fund) pledged to provide financial assistance up to 6,000,000 Yen to Waterford County Council (WCC) for the “Koizumi Yakumo Memorial Garden” project. The grant is the largest of 48 international grants awarded by the JEC Fund this year.

The aim of the project is to transform the 9,400 square metre western style garden of Tramore House into a Japanese garden to ...

22091:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Lafcadio Hearn Files on 04.02.2014

Masaaki Noda at the Kwaidan Exhibition

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Shimane University
Japan

With Ms Azukizawa who is the curator of this exhibition

21973:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Roxy Museum Bingara on 15.12.2013

Join us at the Official Opening ot the Bingara Roxy (Greek) Museum!

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Bingara is planning a great weekend.

Come and smash some plates!

When

Saturday and Sunday 5th & 6th April 2014

Where

Bingara, NSW


• Official opening ceremony
• Movies and other screenings at the Roxy
• Talks on Greek cafes and cinemas
• Greek festival Gala dinner, dancing
• Greek dance band

21886:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Neos Kosmos, Melbourne on 14.11.2013

The Roxy Museum, Bingara, NSW

21875:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Hellenic Museums & Galleries on 09.11.2013

National Hellenic Museum, United States of America

333 South Halsted Street,
Chicago Illinois, 60661,
United States of America

Phone: (312) 655-1234,
Fax: (312) 655-1221

National Hellenic Museum website

ABOUT NHM

Our Mission

The National Hellenic Museum is America’s only national institution that interprets the American experience through the history of Greek immigrants, and the contributions ...

21781:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by KCA Admin on 24.10.2013

Kythera Photographic Encounters 2013

Thanks to a last-minute grant of 4,000 Euros from the Aroney Trust, the 12th Kythera Photographic Encounters took place once again between September 27th and October 1st. Despite the very tight budget and the last minute rush, the Encounters, one of the most popular events of this kind in Greece, were once again a great success, drawing together an eclectic mix of academics, art historians, museum professionals and distinguished photographers as well as an important leavening of students and younger ...

21748:Culture > Museums & Galleries

submitted by Neos Kosmos, Melbourne on 06.12.2013

Busy Bee given second chance...at the Australian National Museum in Canberra

Original furnishings and fixtures from the Greek cafe Busy Bee will feature in a new five year exhibition

Neos Kosmos, Melbourne, 23 Sep 2013

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Loula Zantiotis (nee Cassimatis) at the Busy Bee Cafe in 2002.
Photos: Effy Alexakis, from the 'In Their Own Image: Greek-Australians' National Project Archives

In a special five year commitment, the National ...