The Roma Journeys
Exhibition – tribute to the Roma by Danish photographer, Joakim Eskildsen, in cooperation with the Danish Embassy in Athens...
The exhibition The Roma Journeys features photos by Joakim Eskildsen and texts by author Cia Rinne. The photographs are the result of a six-year journey by the photographer and the writer through Roma settlements and families of seven different countries (France, Greece, Finland, Hungary, Romania, Russia and India). The exhibition is held on the occasion of the declaration of 2008 as the European Year of Intercultural Dialogue by the European Commission. It takes place under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture (General Directorate of Administrative Support - EU Directorate) and the Hellenic National Commission for UNESCO.
|Organizer||Hellenic American Union, Danish Embassy in Athens|
|Venue||Hellenic American Union Galleries|
|Opening||September 22, 2008, 20:30|
|Gallery Hours/Duration||Monday-Friday: 12:00-21:00, Saturday: 10:30-14:30, closed on Sunday|
|Participants||Ministry of Culture (General Directorate of Administrative Support - EU Directorate), Hellenic National Commission for UNESCO|
|Admission Fee||Admission is free|
Sep 29, 2008 - Oct 13, 2008
Documentary Tribute to the Roma
Documentary tribute with screenings of films-documentaries on the Roma, as part of the photo exhibition "The Roma Journeys"...
Sep 23, 2008 - Oct 3, 2008
Gypsy Jazz Concerts
Concert by Kostas and Alexandros Hatzis & gypsy jazz concert by the Danish band Rêve Bohème, as part of the photo ehibition "The Roma Journeys"...
Sep 24, 2008 - Oct 21, 2008
Roma Folk Tales & Panel Discussions
Folk tales and poetry by Roma writers and panel discussions, as part of the photo exhibition "The Roma Journeys"...