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December 2008 September 30, 2008

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December 2008-February 2009 (since 1st January 2007). Exhibition: RomCCCXII. Yadegar Asisi, Visuelle Reisen durch Zeit und Raum – Entdecken Sie die weltgrößten 360°-Panoramagemälde. Information:

December 2008-December 31st, 2009 (since 25th May 2007). Exhibition: Gods, Myths and Mortals: Discover Ancient Greece. Place: Children’s Museum of Manhattan, The Tisch Building, 212 West 83rd Street, New York, USA. Time: Tuesday-Sunday: 10:00-17:00. INFORMATION:  ,  

December 2008-4th January 2009 (since 14th March 2008). Exhibition: Schönheit im Alten Ägypten (Beauty in Ancient Egypt – Longing for Perfection). Place: State Museum of Prehistory Dresden, Japanese Palace, Palaisplatz 11, D-01097, Dresden, Germany. Information:

December-8 March, 2009 (since October 8th, 2008). Exhibition: Iran: A bird’s eye view. Place: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Rapenburg 28, 2311 EW, Leiden, The Netherlands. INFORMATION: ,–entree 

December-1 March 2009 (since 24th April, 2008). Exhibition: Animal Mummies. Place: Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, Rapenburg 28, 2311 EW, Leiden, The Netherlands. INFORMATION: ,–entree

December-31 January 2009 (since 1st January 2008). Exhibition: Τα Καλίνδοια: Μία αρχαία πόλη στη Μακεδονία. Place: Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, Μ. Ανδρόνικου 6, 546 21, Thessaloniki, Greece. Time: Until October 31st: Monday: 13:00-19:30, Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00-19:30 & from November 1st until December 31st: Monday: 10:30-17:00, Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00-15:00. INFORMATION:

December 2008 (since May). Unbuilt: 2008 International Programme (small-scale exhibitions, lectures, panel discussions, workshops, seminars, conferences and other events). Organizers: The Athens Byzantine and Christian Museum in Collaboration with SARCHA (School of ARCHitecture for All). INFORMATION:,

December-6 January 2009 (since 30th September 2008). Exhibition: La potenza del bene. San Michele Arcangelo nella grande arte italiana. Place: Centro Culturale Candiani, Piazzale Candiani 7, Mestre, Italy. Time: Tuesday-Friday: 15:00-19:00 & Saturday: 10:00-13:00 and 15:00-19:00. INFORMATION:    

December 31st, 2008 (since 10th April, 2008). Exhibition: Catastrophe! The Looting and Destruction of Iraq’a Past. Place: The Oriental Institute Museum of the University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago. Time: Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00-18:00, Wednesday: 10:00-20:30, Sunday: 12:00-18:00. INFORMATION:

December-11 January 2009 (since October 12th, 2008). Exhibition: Il Cameo Gonzaga. Arti Preziose alla Corte di Mantova. Centro Internazionale d’ Arte e di Cultura di Palazzo Te viale Te, 19-46100 Mantova, Italy. Days and hours: Monday 13:00-18:00 & Tuesday-Sunday 9:00-18:00. INFORMATION: ,

December-15 February 2009 (since October 2nd, 2008). Exhibition: Rovine e rinascite dell’ arte in Italia. Place: Antiteatro Flavio (Colosseo), Rome, Italy. Hours of the exhibition: 8:30-18:30 (until October 27th) and 8:30-16:30 (until February 15th). Organizers: Comitato Nazionale per le Celebrazioni del Centenario del Primo Regolamento Organico di Tutela. INFORMATION:,ri&idevento=55365

December-22 February 2009 (since October 22nd, 2008). Exhibition: Το Ιόνιο Πέλαγος. Χαρτογραφία και Ιστορία. 15ος-18ος αιώνας. Place: Αίθουσα Τέχνης “Θωμάς Π. Μποντίκας”, Λεωφόρος Ειρήνης 80, Πρέβεζα. Time: Δευτέρα-Παρασκευή: 10:00-13:00 & Δευτέρα, Τετάρτη και Σάββατο: 18:00-20:00. Organizers: Αρχείο Χαρτογραφίας του Ελληνικού Χώρου του Μορφωτικού Ιδρύματος Εθνικής Τραπέζης (ΜΙΕΤ) σε στενή συνεργασία με τη Βιβλιοθήκη της Βουλής των Ελλήνων, το Ίδρυμα Ακτία Νικόπολις της Πρεβέζης, το Κέντρο Ιστορικών Μελετών Θεσπρωτίας, τον συλλέκτη και μελετητή παλαιών χαρτών Αντώνη Ι. Τάντουλο και άλλους ιδιώτες συλλέκτες. INFORMATION: 2682-0-222.33 & 2682-0-25.222 & 210-32.34.267

December 2008 – March 18, 2009 (since November 2008). Lectures: Σχολή Διδασκαλίας της Ιστορίας της Τέχνης, Η ΕΝ ΑΘΗΝΑΙΣ ΑΡΧΑΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΕΤΑΙΡΕΙΑ, “ΑΠΟ ΤΟ ΠΑΛΑΤΙ ΤΟΥ ΚΑΔΜΟΥ ΣΤΟ ΙΕΡΟ ΤΗΣ ΑΦΑΙΑΣ”. Day: Τετάρτη, Time: 18:00 – 20:00μ.μ. Πανεπιστημίου 22, τ.κ. 106 72, Αθήνα. Οι εγγραφές γίνονται καθημερινώς από τις 8:00π.μ. έως τις 13:30μ.μ., στα γραφεία της Αρχαιολογικής Εταιρείας κατά σειράν προτεραιότητας. INFORMATION:

December 2008-March 15, 2009 (since November 2008). Exhibition: “Babylon”. Babylon follows related but independent exhibitions in Paris and Berlin organised by the Réunion des Musées Nationaux and the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin. The project is made possible by close scholarly collaboration and many loans between the British Museum, the Musée du Louvre and the Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin. British Museum, London. INFORMATION:

December 2, 2008. Lecture: The Arabic Background of Western Philosophy and Science. Time: 19:00. Place: ASCSA, Cotsen Hall, 9 Anapiron Polemou, 106 76, Athens. Presented by: Gennadius Library, American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Speaker: Professor Dimitri Gutas.

December 4-7, 2008. Συνέδριο: 2ο Συνέδριο Προϊστορικής Αρχαιολογίας. Place: Αμφιθέατρο “Δημήτρης Σαράτσης”, Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλίας, Αργοναυτών και Φιλελλήνων, Βόλος Organizers: Αριστοτέλειο Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλονίκης, Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλίας και ΙΓ΄ Εφορεία Προϊστορικών και Κλασικών Αρχαιοτήτων Βόλου.  INFORMATION: 

December 8, 2008. Upper House Seminar: Philip’s Eurydice in the Philippeion at Olympia. Time: 17:30-19:30. Place: British School at Athens, Upper House. Speaker: Κα Όλγα Παλαγγιά (Πανεπιστήμιο Αθηνών).  

December 9, 2008. Lecture: MALCOLM H. WIENER LECTURE-The Meal and the Feast; New Directions in the Archaeology of Sharing Food. Time: 19:00. Place: ASCSA, Cotsen Hall, 9 Anapiron Polemou, 106 76 Athens. Presented by: Wiener Laboratory, American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Speaker: Professor Martin K. Jones.

December 15, 2008. Upper House Seminar: Research often makes painting go astray. Time: 17:30-19:30. Place: British School at Athens, Upper House. Speaker: Mr Guy Rusha. 

December 15, 2008. Time: 19:30. Lecture: “Τα ευρήματα του τύμβου της Μικρής Δοξιπάρας-Ζώνης, ως εκθέματα ενός ανασκαφικού μουσείου”. Αμφιθέατρο “Ιωάννης Δρακόπουλος”, Κεντρικό Πανεπιστήμιο Αθηνών, Πανεπιστημίου 30, Αθήνα. Speaker: Διαμαντής Τριαντάφυλλος