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12 November - 18 November 2018

23 April 2018 - 30 June 2019

Free admission

MUSIC

Medea ElectroniqueSoundscapes Landscapes / Rhizome II / Kerameikos/Metaxourgeio

An audio-visual and highly interactive walk at the neighbourhoods of Kerameikos/Metaxourgeio to discover parts of the city you were unaware of.

15 June 2018 - 31 July 2019

VISUAL ARTS

Tim EtchellsAll we have is words, All we have is worlds

Words inside and outside the OCC building: an invitation to discovery.

1 October - 31 December 2018

Free admission

SCHOOLS

DIY: Building our own musical instrumentsThrough "Interfaces", the international interdisciplinary new music programme

What is a DIY electronic musical instrument? Artists-coaches/instructors jam with us making music out of up-to-date technology.

1 October 2018 - 21 April 2019

Free admission

SCHOOLS

Onassis Youth Festival 2019Your new teachers are directors. Work with them for about a year, rehearse, play, experiment and put on your own show.

You and your schoolmates can create your own theatre group and produce your own show. Cry out loud, express your rebelliousness, and speak out about all the things that concern you. Your vehicle? The Onassis Youth Festival, your own festival.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

Cavafy Goes to SchoolLet’s explore Cavafy’s poetry, through technology, through our movement and our pencils.

What are your feelings when you read a poem? To taste classical literature in a different way, we fill our hands with color, release our body and play with technology.

7 October 2018 - 14 April 2019

10:00
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FAMILIES

From the parents’ arms into the arms of the groupA emotions workshop, open to the whole family

What does a group of worried infants look like? Come along, with your baby in your arms, to discover with us new worlds, new feelings, new challenges for your senses, through play. In this emotions workshop, parents and instructors share in the joy of the babies’ first steps, or even leaps.

17 October 2018 - 13 February 2019

18:00
Cost: 96 € (for all 16 workshops in the cycle)

ADULTS

iDance: Choreographic experimentsMixed dance group for individuals with and without disabilities

Three choreographers and twenty dancers with and without disabilities who participated in previous workshops are ready for their next dance adventure. This year, three workshops come together into one large, mixed group, which will lead iDance to its dynamic crescendo, demonstrating yet again the power of dance.

20 October 2018 - 16 February 2019

10:00

FAMILIES

Music loves autismWhen words are written out as musical notes

Communication without words͢ - that is, music. In this workshop, sounds and musical instruments help kids free up their emotions and develop their social skills.

20 October 2018 - 16 February 2019

16:00
Cost: Free admission

FAMILIES

Come along, paint the notesChildren with mental disability, together with their parents, create colourful melodies

The saxophone and the piano bring together musicians, children and grown-ups; they all become one big crowd and create shapes and colours while developing their skills and learning the basics of music.

26 October - 9 December 2018

VISUAL ARTS

ANTI-Athens

In the spirit of its own ANTI-thetical path—from politics to online culture, from video games to Netflix, Žižek to Rihanna—the Onassis Stegi is delighted to support the Biennale.

1 November 2018 - 31 January 2019

Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

Deconstruction ToolsSchools walk around the neighbourhood

From the schoolyard to the city streets and squares. A smart toolbox comes to your school and it contains tools that will help you release your imagination and creativity. Create your own work and send your own message out to the city.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

11:00
Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

A Brief Guide for prospective tightrope walkersA Puppet Theatre for the brave

Jumping-in-the-air-and-gravity-defying puppets come to meet you and tell you their big secret: “Nothing ties you to the ground; dance, you shan’t fall!”

2 November - 30 November 2018

17:30
Participation cost:
45 € (for all five workshops in the cycle)

TEENAGERS

From self-portrait to selfieDirecting ourselves

You must already know how to take a selfie. But do you know how to take an ‘anti-selfie’? In this workshop, we talk about…ourselves. Or rather, we talk about our own image—a favourite subject for many great painters in the history of Art. What were they looking for? What are we looking for?

13 November - 27 November 2018

Exhibition Hall
Free admission

VISUAL ARTS

SWEAT – AthensAlice Potts

Artist and recent Royal College of Art Graduate, Alice Potts states: “One day we will be able to grow our own accessories on our skin” while she exhibits in the Onassis Stegi crystalline accessories created by the sweat of dancers and athletes.

16 November 2018

21:00Upper Stage
Onassis Stegi Friends presale: from 19 OCT 2018, 12:00
General presale: from 25 OCT 2018, 12:00

Full price: 7, 18 €
Reduced, Friend & Groups 5-9 people: 14 €
Groups 10+ people: 13 €
Νeighbourhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 10 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

MUSIC

Improv 1RSLG Quartet, Glue & Ignaz Schick

Two groups, the Athenian RSLG and Glue, in collaboration with Ignaz Schick of Berlin, embark on a gripping musical journey of unexpected encounters between jazz and electronic music.

17 November - 18 November 2018

20:30Main Stage
Onassis Stegi Friends presale: from 23 OCT 2018, 12:00
General presale: from 30 OCT 2018, 12:00
Full price: 7, 18 €
Reduced, OCC's Friends & Groups 5-9 people: 14 €
Groups 10+ people: 13 €
Νeighbourhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 7, 10 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

DANCE

CrowdGisèle Vienne

A rave party revelation. A work about the dark relationship between violence and having a good time. Gisèle Vienne, a choreographer and director drawn to ecstasy, fantasy and human behaviour, making her Onassis Stegi debut.

18 February - 27 May 2019

17:00
Participation cost: Free

ADULTS

Entos: Kali tyxiMapping Dourgouti, the Onassis Stegi neighbourhood, with images

Dourgouti is a fixed point of reference for the Onassis Stegi. This time round, a group of young 20 participants aged 18–35 from the neighbourhood and the rest of Athens set out to map the unique features of this historic district in photographs and moving images.

1 June 2016 - 31 December 2019

COLLABORATIONS

InterfacesNew Models and Practices for Audience Development in Contemporary Music in Europe

Eight countries join forces in this innovative interdisciplinary project which seeks to introduce audiences to cutting-edge work by musicians and sound artists.

1 September 2016 - 31 December 2018

COLLABORATIONS

iDanceProviding access to contemporary dance education for people with disabilities

People with and without disabilities dance as part of the European iDance programme, showing that we can all access culture through dance.

1 September 2017 - 31 December 2019

COLLABORATIONS

Europe Jazz Network

The Onassis Stegi has joined the Europe Jazz Network, the largest European network of music producers, artists and institutions specializing in contemporary music and the art of improvisation.

1 September 2017 - 1 September 2021

Send you application now for the "Open Call: European Media Artists in Residence Exchange 2019 by the European Media Art Platform". Click here to read more.

COLLABORATIONS

The European Media Art Platform - EMAP

11 European partners with the same goal: to support up-and-coming media artists in order to create new works.

1 September 2018 - 30 September 2019

COLLABORATIONS

RESHAPE

RESHAPE is a research and development project that brings together arts organizations from the Euro-Mediterranean to jointly create innovative organizational models and reflect on concrete answers to performing arts’ crucial challenges.

1 September 2018 - 30 September 2019

COLLABORATIONS

Europe Beyond Access

Europe Beyond Access is a four-year programme between seven major European theatre and dance organizations aiming to bring disabled performing artists into the mainstream of the European cultural scene.

1 September 2018 - 30 September 2021

COLLABORATIONS

Big Bang

The European network Big Bang brings together 12 cultural institutions around Europe aims to improve the quality of music for children, through exploration and adventure.

1 September 2018 - 30 September 2021

COLLABORATIONS

European ARTificial Intelligence Lab

The European ARTificial Intelligence Lab brings together AI related scientific and technological topics to general citizens and art audiences.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

11:00Onassis Library (Amalias Avenue 56)
Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

The History of BookbindingLearn how to make pages into a book

You don’t have to be Harry Potter to change loose pages into a book. You just need to discover the secrets of bookbinding, the ways we can use to bind the pages so that they can take the form of a book.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

Cost: Free admission

FAMILIES

Boarding pass for autismFrom check-in to take-off: Children and young persons with autism learn not to be afraid to “spread their wings”

How easy or difficult is it for a child or adolescent with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to be on a flight? How can we, as fellow passengers, help?

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

​Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

The art of recyclingChildren and young people with or without disability become co-creators to discover all that unites them.

Can a seemingly useless object get a new lease of life? Sometimes, original ideas are born when one doesn’t take anything for granted, when one looks beyond what seems obvious.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

«Join us!»Your future colleagues sit next to you at school.

What’s your dream? How much are you weighed down by all those ‘musts’? Onassis Foundation Scholars come to your classroom to share the myths and truths of professional life.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

11:00
Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

Music loves autismGroups of children, from within and outside the spectrum of autism, take up the ‘beat’, composing an interactive symphony of togetherness.

Communication without words͢—that is, music. In this workshop, sounds and musical instruments help kids free up their emotions and develop their social skills.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

11:00Onassis Library (Amalias Avenue 56)
Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

The History of WritingDiscover symbols, systems and words

The history of writing is nothing but the history of humanity, whose aim has always been communication. Long before emails, sms, emoticons and messenger, people designed symbols and invented various systems to send their messages. Find out about them.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

11:00Onassis Library (Amalias Avenue 56)
Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

Make a Digital BookLearn how to make an e-book step by step

A workshop to show us that thanks to new technologies we can change an Onassis Library book into an e-book.

3 November 2018 - 4 May 2019

11:00Onassis Library (Amalias Avenue 56)
Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

The History of EngravingBooks are full of visual art treasures. Join us and we will discover them together.

This workshop is like a dual journey. The first stop is the Onassis Library and the second the School of Fine Arts. Let’s thumb through books and discover engravings that will make them more attractive. Above all, join us to discover the great art of engraving.

1 November 2018 - 31 May 2019

11:00Onassis Library (Amalias Avenue 56)
Cost: Free admission

SCHOOLS

The History of TypographyHave you always been curious about the way your schoolbooks and the books you love to read are printed? If so, this is your workshop.

Can you imagine how difficult it used to be to get a book? Spreading knowledge was hard and incredibly expensive. All that was before Gutenberg invented mass produced type, i.e. the mechanical reproduction of texts on paper. Would you like to know how he did it?

11 January - 19 January 2019

17:00
Participation Cost: 40 € (for all four workshops in the cycle)

ADULTS

Instructing algorithmic citizensTeachers design activities on digital rights

Cyberspace has its own rules. In this workshop we familiarize ourselves with the new concepts that concern its function and our rights and we learn how to design educational activities to inform and protect the citizens of tomorrow.