Exhibitions and events of MOMus_November 2018 – January 2019
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Exhibitions and events of MOMus_November 2018 – January 2019

The Metropolitan Organisation of Museums of Visual Arts of Thessaloniki (MOMus) is in operation since November 5th and its five museums (four in Thessaloniki and one in Athens) are united, submitting the multidisciplinary programme of exhibitions and events up to the beginning of the new year. In the new organization, the State Museum of Contemporary … Continue reading »

Tribute “Photographers who awed the world”
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Tribute “Photographers who awed the world”

A tribute to “Photographers who awed the world” by the Thessaloniki International Film Festival with the support of the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, in the framework of the Thessaloniki PhotoBiennale 2018. Screenings’ programme: Sunday 9 December 2018 21:00 “Under fire”. The screening will be presented by Hercules Papaioannou, curator MOMus_Thessaloniki Museum of Photography Monday 10 … Continue reading »

Theater and photography join forces at the Thessaloniki PhotoBiennale 2018
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Theater and photography join forces at the Thessaloniki PhotoBiennale 2018

The Thessaloniki Photobiennale 2018 in collaboration with the National Theatre of Northern Greece presents a series of theatrical events prompted by certain exhibitions presented in the context of the festival. Friday 14 December 2018, 20:00 Thessaloniki Museum of Photography A theatrical event on the occasion of the exhibition Beyond the event featuring photographs by Yiannis … Continue reading »

International conference “Representing Capitalist Realism: Crisis, Politics and the Visual”
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International conference “Representing Capitalist Realism: Crisis, Politics and the Visual”

International conference “Representing Capitalist Realism: Crisis, Politics and the Visual” at the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography Friday 23 November 2018, 12:00-20:00 and Saturday 24 November 2018, 14:30-20:30 The Thessaloniki Museum pf Photography and the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung – Office in Greece organise an international two-day conference titled “Representing Capitalist Realism: Crisis, Politics and the Visual” … Continue reading »

Event prompted by the exhibition ”Dimitris Letsios | A portrait of Volos”
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Event prompted by the exhibition ”Dimitris Letsios | A portrait of Volos”

Folklife & Ethnological Museum of Macedonia Thrace​​ in collaboration with Thessaloniki Museum of Photography presents an event prompted by the exhibition “Dimitris Letsios | A portrait of Volos”, Vilma Hastaoglou – Martinidis, Professor emeritus, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, will give a speech about “Volos: how the city profile was shaped”. Furthermore, the band “Anatolika Zitimata”, … Continue reading »

Permanent exhibition of photographs by Leonidas Papazoglou in Kastoria
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Permanent exhibition of photographs by Leonidas Papazoglou in Kastoria

Fourteen years after their first presentation at the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, the photographs by Leonidas Papazoglou find a permanent home at the Vergos Mansion in Kastoria. In response to the request for the permanent exhibition of photographic works by Leonidas Papazoglou, the George Golobias family, proprietor of his photographic archive, granted the Municipality of … Continue reading »

Speech event “Uses of historical photography”
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Speech event “Uses of historical photography”

Giannis Epaminondas (architect, from the Cultural Foundation of National Bank of Greece), Hercules Papaioannou (Director of Thessaloniki Museum of Photography) and Orsalia Eleni Kassaveti (Dr in Cultural Studies at National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Research Fellow at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) participate at the speech event “Uses of historical photography”. Free entrance. Info … Continue reading »

Theater meets photography at the Thessaloniki PhotoBiennale 2018
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Theater meets photography at the Thessaloniki PhotoBiennale 2018

The Thessaloniki Photobiennale 2018 in collaboration with the National Theatre of Northern Greece presents a series of theatrical events prompted by certain exhibitions presented in the context of the festival. See full programme: Nicaragua – Case 315 by Julián Egea. Translation: Lena Fragkopoulou. Directed by: Grigoris Papadopoulos A theatrical event prompted by Susan Meiselas’ work … Continue reading »

An event in honor for the creator of Photosynkyria Aris Georgiou
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An event in honor for the creator of Photosynkyria Aris Georgiou

On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Thessaloniki PhotoBiennale festival, the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography co-organises with the Municipality of Thessaloniki and the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art an honorary event dedicated to Aris Georgiou on Wednesday 17 October 2018 at 19:30 at the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art. In 1988 the multi-faceted … Continue reading »

Book presentation “ΑRCHIPELAGO” by Stratos Kalafatis
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Book presentation “ΑRCHIPELAGO” by Stratos Kalafatis

The THESSALONIKI MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY and AGRA PUBLICATIONS invite you to the presentation of the photo album by STRATOS KALAFATIS AΡΧΙΠΕΛΑΓΟΣ / ARCHIPELAGO (Bilingual version) at the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography Warehouse A, Navarchou Votsi 3, Thessaloniki Port on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 19:30 The publication will be presented by the photographer himself, the … Continue reading »

Pericles Alkidis in the upcomig “Artist Talks” event at ThMP
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Pericles Alkidis in the upcomig “Artist Talks” event at ThMP

The Artist Talks events, where photographers participating in the exhibition present their work and discuss with the public, continues at the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography. The upcoming event will take place on Thursday, April 19, at 19:00 and is dedicated to photographer Pericles Alkidis. The artist will talk about his long-term work with family photography, … Continue reading »

“Ode Maritime” on World Poetry Day 2018 @ThMP
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“Ode Maritime” on World Poetry Day 2018 @ThMP

World Poetry Day 2018 Reading the Ode Maritime by Alvaro De Campos translation by Maria Papadima on Wednesday 21 March 2018 start time 18.00 at the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography (Warehouse A ‘, Port) Reading Maria Papadima, Dimitris Dimitriadis, Vassilis Amanatidis, Stavroula Gatsou Art Direction Maria Kenanidou Under the auspices of the Portuguese Embassy With … Continue reading »

University of Macedonia Press presents four books at ThMP
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University of Macedonia Press presents four books at ThMP

The University of Macedonia Press presents the books of the series “Religions, Societies and Civilizations from Ancient Times to Modern Age” at the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, on the 1st floor of Warehouse A, Thessaloniki Port, on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at 19:00. The presentation is on the occasion of the addition of the books … Continue reading »

“Merry CLICKmas” at ThMP!
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“Merry CLICKmas” at ThMP!

A fairy tale world full of festive melodies, candys, Christmas stories and many… photographic clicks will be held on Sunday, December 17th at 11:00-14:00 at the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, where everyone will wish “Merry CLICKmas”! Since early in the morning “Paramythides” will narrate Christmas childhood stories and visitors will make their own ornaments to … Continue reading »