Year Greece – China & China – Greece 2017 Work of Byzantine and Chinese calligraphy and lecture
Start Date: 01 Oct 2017
End Date: 02 Oct 2017
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Amphitheatre "Melina Mercouri"
The Museum of Byzantine Culture participates in the events of the Year of Greece – China and China – Greece 2017, organizing a workshop on Byzantine and Chinese calligraphy. The workshop will be held on Sunday 1 October 2017 at 11.00 in the reception area (foyer) of the Museum of Byzantine Culture. Byzantine calligraphy will be taught by Georgia Angelopoulou and Chinese calligraphy by Langmei Mai. At the same time, videos on Chinese calligraphy will be shown in the amphitheatre “Melina Mercouri”.
To participate in the workshops, a reservation call is required, (tel. 2313306433, Mrs. Chotidou, daily from 9.00 to 12.00). Maximum of 24 participants. Participants will be divided into two groups and will be able to participate in both workshops. Materials are provided by the Museum.
On Monday 2 October at 20.00, Georgia Angelopoulou, an art-historian and calligrapher, will give a lecture, titled “The legacy of the Greek Script”, in the amphitheatre “Melina Mercouri” of the Museum of Byzantine Culture.
There is a free entrance for all the above events.