Εκδηλώσεις | Στέγη Ιδρύματος Ωνάση / ONASSIS CULTURAL CENTRE

12 March - 18 March 2018

6 November 2017 - 22 May 2018

Outside the OCC
Cost: Free

DANCE

Menti MegaDriples & Triplets

You've got your ticket in your hand. The venue's ready. It's full, everyone's in place. Including the stars, who are ready to give their all! You're clapping. So what's about to happen? What are you about to see? A match or a performance?

18 November 2017 - 15 April 2018

19:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
Full price: 12 €
Reduced, Friend & Groups 5-9 people: 10 €
Groups 10+ people: 9 €
Νeighborhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 10 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

THEATRE

"Summerfolk" by Maxim GorkyMaria Maganari

Gorky's holiday makers cannot stop talking, complaining, arguing, rambling, but in no time at all they'll be forced to take a stance on social injustice and the change that's on its way... Will they manage to escape themselves? Can anyone?

22 February - 3 May 2018

18:00
Cost:
80 € (for all ten workshops in the cycle)

ADULTS

New dancers 65+An advanced dance workshop that starts from scratch.

At 65+, we're not just people dancing. We're the choreographers of interlinking stories about everything our bodies dare express.

16 March - 18 March 2018

Exhibition Hall & Upper Stage
Free admission with entrance tickets.

The video programme of the exhibition Top Tens and 24h Ubu screening contains graphic imagery. Parent/adult discretion is advised.

VISUAL ARTS

"Top Tens" exhibition, "24h Ubu" and Kenneth Goldsmith's performanceUbuWeb in Athens

We are entering the shadow library that changes the way we perceive art history through an exhibition, a 24-hour screening and a performance by Kenneth Goldsmith.

18 March 2018

18:00Onassis Library (Amalias Avenue 56)
Free admission. Reservation is required. For reservations, please contact infotickets@sgt.gr (providing name, surname and mobile phone number)

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Symposium: "Authoring in the Digital Age"UbuWeb in Athens

The symposium will examine critically the politics, and the contradictions of a contemporary artistic ethos that claims for humanities that are processual, contingent, unbound and unfinished.

18 March 2018

22:00Greek Film Archive Foundation (48, Iera Odos & 134-136 Megalou Alexandrou Str.)
Free admission
The distribution of entrance tickets begins one (1) hour before the event.

VISUAL ARTS

Performance with PEOPLE LIKE US (Vicki Bennett): "The Mirror"UbuWeb in Athens

"The Mirror" is a large scale audiovisual collage project created by first navigating hundreds of preexisting feature length movies, searching for conceptual/actual subject matter pertaining to reflection and projection.

14 March - 19 March 2018

16:00
Participation cost: Free

CHILDREN

The "Odysseys" in Greece

A music workshop for children led by the internationally celebrated cellist Sonia Wieder-Atherton. Taking as its subject the "Odyssey" and personal narratives, the participants will work with sounds from our everyday environment.

15 March 2018

21:00Upper Stage
OCC Friends presale: from 8 FEB 2018, 12:00
General presale: from 15 FEB 2018, 12:00
Full price: 7, 12 €
Reduced, OCC's Friends & Groups 5-9 people: 10 €
Groups 10+ people: 9 €
Νeighborhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 10 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

MUSIC

Dans Les Arbres

Having developed an impressive code for communicating with one another, the four resourceful improvisers from Norway and France shape their sound universe in real time and make music unlike any other.

16 March - 18 March 2018

Inside & Outside the OCC
Free entrance to all the events, on a strictly first come, first served basis.

The distribution of entrance tickets begins one (1) hour before the event.

Reservation is required for all the workshops
and the symposium Authoring at the Digital Age
held at the Onassis Library.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Shadow Libraries: UbuWeb in Athens

What is UbuWeb? Is an archive capable to propose a different sort of art history? 3 days of talks and workshops in order to explore this and other shadow libraries.

17 March - 18 March 2018

11:00
Cost: 20 € (for the whole series)
 

CHILDREN

Green Technology Revolution

Did you know that the energy saved by recycling a single glass bottle could power a computer for 25 minutes? In this workshop, we'll make child's play of recycling and make intelligent robots that can sort the materials in our rubbish for us.

17 March 2018

11:00Exhibition Hall
Participation cost: Free

ADULTS

Workshop with Steven McLaughlin: Large-scale digital preservation under adversarial conditions

A workshop about distributing and preserving large-scale data collections under adversarial conditions.

17 March 2018

14:00Exhibition Hall
Participation cost: Free

ADULTS

Workshop: RULES! A fun time with Dina Kelberman

A workshop which focuses on intuition and whim, and create work within a game-like structure.

17 March 2018

18:00National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (EMST) | Kallirrois Ave. & Amvr. Frantzi Street (former FIX factory)
Free admission
The distribution of entrance tickets begins one (1) hour before the event.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Symposium: "Shadow Libraries"UbuWeb in Athens

The symposium explores the conceptual consistency and the ethics of digital preservation and distribution from the practitioners’ perspective.

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 - 30 June 2018

COLLABORATIONS

Europe Jazz Network

The OCC 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

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 October 2017 - 30 June 2018

ADULTS

Digital Programmes at OCC

How do we make art in an era during which we create, flirt, communicate, and overall live in an environment of continuous and ubiquitous networking? What is the position of art in important social and financial issues? How can it help us deal with technology and science in a critical manner?

1 October 2017 - 13 May 2018

10:00

FAMILIES

Emotions: Shared sensations for all the familyFrom the parental to the group embrace

Movement is one of the loveliest forms of non-verbal communication. So, movement and dance for babies, children and parents, with lots of hugs, exercises and stimuli for the young ones' senses and reflexes, and games and fun for the whole family.

9 October 2017 - 11 May 2018

09:30
Free admission

SCHOOLS

Contemporary Art: experiencing is understanding!Get up close and personal with contemporary art. The OCC opens its doors to schoolchildren, so they can take a new look at the art and culture of today.

It's contemporary and it's definitely the art that addresses our present. So don't be scared of contemporary art—get to know it, talk about it, and let it win you over.

23 October 2017 - 15 April 2018

Free admission

SCHOOLS

Backpack JournalismFor independent journalists!

You've already got a backpack, a smartphone and a laptop. This year, you'll get the training and the inspiration you need to start out as a reporter.

9 November 2017 - 18 May 2018

09:30
Free admission

SCHOOLS

The Genuine Play

There is a game that does not need screens, dolls, balls, paraphernalia, manuals, and batteries. It only needs bodies, sliding, somersaults, and laughter.

6 November 2017 - 22 May 2018

11:00
Free admission

SCHOOLS

Driples & TripletsFor yet another year, a production of the Onassis Cultural Centre goes to schools throughout Greece.

You are holding your ticket. The space is ready. There are a lot of people, all in their places. Here are the protagonists too, ready to do their best! You are clapping your hands. What will happen? What are you going to see? Will it be a match or a show?

9 November 2017 - 30 March 2018

11:00
5 € per student

SCHOOLS

"Summerfolk" by Maxim Gorky

Gorky's holiday makers cannot stop talking, complaining, arguing, rambling, but in no time at all they'll be forced to take a stance on social injustice and the change that's on its way... Will they manage to escape themselves? Can anyone?

10 January - 11 May 2018

Participation cost: Free

SCHOOLS

Discovering the art of sound and imageThrough "Interfaces", the international interdisciplinary new music programme

You might not believe it, you may never have heard of such a thing, but it's true all the same... Within the space of just four months, you can take a dive deep into the world of contemporary art and create contemporary music inspired by a work of art.

10 January - 28 March 2018

11:00
Cost:
96 € (for all twelve workshops in the cycle)

ADULTS

New visual artists 65+The journey of a line of colour, nylon, wire or cotton.

In this visual-arts workshop we will follow the thread… of a line. We will learn about its transformations, follow its narratives, design lines, and create small sculptures. We will also get to know Greek visual artists!

19 January - 30 March 2018

18:00
Cost: 63 € (for all ten workshops in the cycle)

ADULTS

Movement workshop for people with and without visual impairmentsiDance: Dance that doesn’t discriminate

Exploring space and the body's potential in an original way, people with or without visual impairments will create, as a team, micro-choreographies based on techniques of contemporary dance and improvisation in order to compose our shared narrative.

24 February - 31 March 2018

12:00

TEENAGERS

Workshop for Teens on Digital Media and Online Art

What's the biggest museum in the world? Do you know? The Internet! As the visual artist Nikos Voyiatzis introduces you to the talented exponents of Net Art, you get to apply their methods and experiment with creating your own works!

14 March - 19 March 2018

17:00

ADULTS

Workshop for educators | Traditional songs in schoolIntroducing folk culture into the contemporary educational context

Traditional songs: You don't know when, where or by whom they were written, and you don't remember how and when you learnt them, because it's as if you've known them all your life. Now you can sing them to your students and teach them about the history of Greek folk songs.

16 March 2018

15:00Outside the OCC
Participation cost: Free

ADULTS

Workshop with David Desrimais: Archiving in Style, Part 1

A 3-hour workshop like a round-trip from digital to analog feelings, and back. Meet the most genuine qualities of the internet, as we love it.

18 March 2018

15:00Exhibition Hall
Participation cost: Free

ADULTS

Workshop with PEOPLE LIKE US (Vicki Bennett): Exquisite Corpse

A workshop inspired by the game of 'Exquisite Corpse' where you will be able to generate ideas for new work, using the internet search engines, forums and databases.