History of Art (Lectures)
-A brief journey to the milestones of Architecture and Art in Athens of the Classical Antiquity - 3 hours

We will discover the history, the Art and the cultural achievements of Athens - the leading city of Ancient Greece - during the 5th B.C., known as the Golden Age of Athenian democracy, when Pericles inspired and undertook an ambitious architectural program (including the Acropolis and the Parthenon)

-An Introduction to the History, Art and Archaeology of Ancient Corinth - 3 hours

Ancient Corinth was one of the largest cities of Greece in classical times and one of the most important centers of trade in the Mediterranean. The Isthmian Games, the Temple of Apollon, the Temple of Octavia, the Agora, the Corinthian order of columns, the famous Corinthian pottery, the ports of Lechaion and Kenchreai, the western colonies, will be some of the milestones of our journey to Ancient Corinth.

-El Greco: From Candia (Crete) to Toledo (Spain). The contribution of the famous Greek artist to the evolution of Painting - 3 hours

This topic will introduce Domenikos Theotokopoulos (1541 - 1614), known as El Greco, who was born in Crete, became a master in painting, lived in Venice and Rome, where he studied the Mannerism and finally moved to Toledo, where he spent the rest of his life. In Toledo, El Greco received several major commissions and produced his best-known paintings. He is regarded as the precursor of both Expressionism and Cubism.

- History of Art from the 16th to the 21st century - Visiting the collections of the Public Art Gallery of Corinth - 3 hours

The Public Art Gallery of Corinth exhibits a number of paintings, dated between 1561 and 2010. The permanent collection includes paintings of Rubens, Clouet, Goya, Rodin, Dali, Ensor and other famous European and Greek painters. A guided tour in this municipal Gallery is a interesting experience for every visitor.

-The evolution of the theatrical scene: Epidaurus. - 3 hours

The most important amphitheatrical site in Greece. (Ancient Years)

- Lectures on sites with archaeologists and experienced guides - 10 hours



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