Samos YoungArtists Festival

Public Programme

August 4 - October 15

Guided Tours

Join the curators in residence (Sarita Patnaik, Ioli Tzanetaki and Faidra Vasileiadou) for free tours  - offered daily - to explore the exhibition and discover the works of art.

The tours are available at 12.00 and 20.30 until the 15th of October. Tours are offered in both Greek and English and meet at the reception of the Art Space Pythagorion. No prior reservation required. Open to all!

The Art Space Pythagorion is also pleased to offer supplementary tours to accommodate the schedules of visitors to Samos.  

Please contact Ms. Ioli Tzanetaki:

 +30 6979074050 or mitzanetaki@gmail.com to arrange.

Art Space Pythagorion is pleased to announce its public programme during the the exhibition A World Not Ours.

 

Educational Programme 

 

The Art Space Pythagorion in the context of the exhibition A World Not Ours provided free educational workshops and activities for 8 - 14 year old children. The program, under the symbolic title, "Good Earth @ Google Earth," lasts for two hours and aims at familiarizing children with significant issues of our time such as immigration, the refugee crisis, tolerance and solidarity through contemporary art.

The educational program is designed by the visual artist Katerina Zacharopoulou and runs every Wednesday and Saturday from 7.00 to 9:00 pm. Programs are offered in both Greek and English. No reservations are required -- all children are welcome! Schools or special groups can also book in advance by contacting +30 6979074050 or mitzanetaki@gmail.com

Good Earth @ Google Earth: Creative Workshops in the context of the exhibition A World Not Ours

 

Every Wednesday and Saturday afternoon at 7.00.

1) Meet at the Art Space Pythagorion (enter from the backyard).
2) Welcome and registration.
3) Introduction to the exhibition "A World Not Ours".
4) Handing out of materials for the creative workshop.
5) Familiarising with the activity book "A World Not Ours".
6) Conversations, drawing, cutting, collage, use of camera, questions and answers.
7) Acquainting ourselves with the art works + a walk around the exhibition.
8) Return to the workshop space for a group creation of 'our' map: "Good Earth @ Google Earth".
9) And a surprise...
10) Impressions, farewell!

 

Thursday August 4th

20.45 The Blind Lighthouse, performance by Ninar Esber

In the outdoor courtyard of the Art Space Pythagorion.

22.00 I asked «Why» and this is what I heard

Reading of the members of Samos Theatre Group based on a series of interviews with refugees and volunteers on Samos, by Sallie Latch.

Duration: approximately 20’

Language: English and Greek

Special thanks to Stelios Markou, Litsa Stamna-Markou and Xenia Hatzinikolaou.

This event will repeat on the 5th, 6th and 7th August at 20.00

 

Friday August 5th

19.00  Artist Talk by Tanja Boukal (Language: English)

The artist will talk about her work and her project for A World Not Ours

in the Amphitheatre of the Art Space Pythagorion.

Duration approximately 1 hour

21.00 Film screening of A World Not Ours by the award-winning director Mahdi Fleifel at Cine Rex open air cinema at Mytilinioi village, 6km from Pythagorion

 

Saturday August 6th

12.30  Artists’ Talks by Marina Gioti and Ninar Esber (Language: English)

The artists will talk about their work and their projects for A World Not Ours in the Amphitheatre of the Art Space Pythagorion.

Duration approximately 2 hours.