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 April  2002
1 Mon Andrew Flint-Shipman - An exhibition of recent paintings and prints. Opening hours: Tuesday - Friday, 10.00 am - 6.00 pm, Saturday, 11.00 am - 6.00 pm, Sunday 2.30 - 6.30 pm Further information from 020 7794 4949. Venue: Gallery K, 101-103 Heath Street, London NW3 6SS.
2 Tue  
3 Wed  
4 Thu 4 Friday - 26 Friday
Icons by Linda Miller Baker - An exhibition of traditionally executed icons. Opening hours: Monday - Friday, 9.30 pm - 5.30 pm Venue: Members Room, The Hellenic Centre.

AGM of the Ionian Society. Members only. Venue: The Hellenic Centre.

5 Fri  
6 Sat Concert - Evdokia Chrisostomou Milfield Theatre 020 8803 3920
     
7 Sun National Celebrations 25 March & 1 April St Monica's Hall 2.30pm Tel 020 8445 9999

Concert - Evdokia Chrisostomou Milfield Theatre 020 8803 3920

8 Mon  
9 Tue  
10 Wed  
11 Thu Byzantine Peloponnese Speaker- Paul Hetherington Tel 020 8732 2833

 
Byzantine Peloponnese - A lecture in English by Dr Paul Hetherington. Organised by the Peloponnesian Association of Great Britain. Further information from 020 8992 4391. Venue: Boardroom 7.00 pm, The Hellenic Centre.

12 Fri  
13 Sat  
     
14 Sun AGM Rizokarpasiton GB Cypriot Centre 3pm Tel 020 89894182
15 Mon  
16 Tue  
17 Wed 17 Wednesday - Friday 17 May
Athens and Grecian Antiquities, 1853-1854 - An exhibition of photographs by James Robertson, the 19th century British photographer. The exhibition is on loan from the photographic archive of the Benaki Museum and is the beginning of a wider project, entitled The Museums of Athens, aiming to present the museums and cultural heritage of Athens, host of the 2004 Olympic Games. Organised by The Hellenic Centre. Sponsored by A G Leventis Foundation, Alpha Bank London Ltd, Commercial Bank of Greece, The Hellenic Foundation, Anonymous, EFG Euro Bank Ergasias, IKOS Asset Management, Faros Maritime, Olympic Airways, Mr & Mrs N. Hadjipateras, Dr C. Hadjipateras, Mr A. J. Polychroniadis, Varosi Lettings, St. Pauls Press, Laiki Bank. Admission free. Opening hours: Monday and Wednesday, 10.00 am - 8.00 pm, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10.00 am - 6.00 pm, Tuesday 14 May: 2.00 - 6.00 pm. The exhibition will be closed on 1, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 15 May. Venue: The Hellenic Centre.
18 Thu
Transfiguring old Concepts - A lecture in English by Professor A. Delivorrias, Director of the Benaki Museum. Professor Angelos Delivorrias will refer to the recent expansion and reconfiguration of the displays of the Benaki Museum and will focus on the transformation which museums are undergoing in order to meet with the changing demands of the new century. Organised by The Hellenic Centre within the framework of the exhibition Athens and Grecian Antiquities, 1853-1854. Venue: The Hellenic Centre  7.00 pm.
19 Fri Andrew Flint-Shipman - An exhibition of recent paintings and prints. Opening hours: Tuesday - Friday, 10.00 am - 6.00 pm, Saturday, 11.00 am - 6.00 pm, Sunday 2.30 - 6.30 pm Further information from 020 7794 4949. Venue: Gallery K, 101-103 Heath Street, London NW3 6SS.
20 Sat  Loukis Akritas, Diasporas and Metropolis - Dinner and lecture in English and Greek in memory of Loukis Akritas. Speakers: Mary Honeyball, MEP and Maria Roussou, PhD. Organised by the Diaspora Centre. Tickets at 25 and further information from tel: 020 7373 0388, fax: 020 7226 9596, e-mail: m.roussou@ioe.ac.uk. Proceeds of the event will go towards the publication of the book Loukis Akritas, Diasporas and Metropolis. Venue: The Hellenic Centre 7.30 pm

20 Saturday - 21 Sunday
The Greek Theatre Mask in Ancient and Modern Performance - Part of Greece in Britain Events. For detailed programme and further information see:
www.iah.art.gla.ac.uk/masks/conference. Venue: Royal Holloway College, University of London.

     
21 Sun  
22 Mon 22 Monday - Saturday 4 May
Danie d' Angeli - An exhibition by the famous contemporary Argentinian artist. Further information from 020 7589 2371. Venue: The Andipa Gallery, 162 Walton Street, London SW3 2JL.
23 Tue Piano Recital with Panos Karan, winner of 1st prize awards in many national and international competitions. Programme to include works by Hadjidakis, Mozart, Chopin, Janacel and Liszt. Tickets at 10, 7 (Hellenic Centre Members, students, OAPs) from 020 7487 5060. Venue: The Hellenic Centre 7.30 pm.
24 Wed Tour of the Gilbert Collection at Somerset House - A visit to one of the most fascinating and important art bequests ever made. Comprising of English and European silver, precious snuff boxes, enamel portrait miniatures and Italian mosaics, the Gilbert Collection is now beautifully housed in newly restored Somerset House overlooking the Embankment. Guided tour by Mrs Rosalind Hutchinson. Organised by the Fundraising Committee of The Hellenic Centre 11.00 am. Tickets at 15 and further information from Mrs M. Coccolatos, tel: 020 7937 6448. Maximum number of visitors 20. Venue: Somerset House 11.00 am.
25 Thu 25 Thursday, 12.30 - 3.00 pm or 3.15 - 5.45 pm or 6.00 - 8.30 pm
Attract and Repel - Workshops on how to use your personal electromagnetic energy for communication, self-and other-healing, protection and success by S. Xanthakou, Health Psychologist and Bioenergetics Specialist. Participation fee includes aura photo. Further information and bookings from 07812 108 455. Venue: Glass Room, The Hellenic Centre. 
26  Fri ILinda Miller Baker - An exhibition of traditionally executed icons. Opening hours: Monday - Friday, 9.30 pm - 5.30 pm Venue: Members Room, The Hellenic Centre.

 
Concert and Piano Recital with Elena Kokka. Programme to include songs from M. Theodorakis Axion Esti. The event is part of the successful series at St. Martin-in-the-Fields 'Pianists of the World'. Further information from 020 7839 8362. Venue: St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 4JJ 1.05 pm.

27 Sat Anglo-Greek Encounter - Lecture and photographic exhibition on the Parthenon Sculptures, as well as guitar recital by Eleftheria Kotzia. Entrance free. Part of Greece in Britain Events. Further information from h.anagnostopoulou@uea.ac.uk. Venue: University of East Anglia.
     
28 Sun 28 Sunday - Monday 27 May
Lynn Dennison - Exhibition. The exhibition will be inaugurated by Professor Kypros Nicolaides on Sunday 28 April 20002, 4.00 - 6.00 pm Opening hours: Tuesday - Friday, 10.00 am - 6.00 pm, Saturday, 11.00 am - 6.00 pm, Sunday 2.30 - 6.30 pm. Further information from 020 7794 4949. Venue: Gallery K, 101-103 Heath Street, London NW3 6SS.
29 Mon 29 Monday - Friday 31 May
G Vasiliou - A retrospective exhibition of paintings by the famous Cypriot artist. Opening hours: Monday - Friday, 9.30 pm - 5.30 pm Venue: Members Room, The Hellenic Centre. May 2002 
30 Tue  
     

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