HELLENIC TREASURES AROUND THE WORLD
This edition, which includes Hellenic Treasures in the museums of Louvre, Berlin and British, was held to inform the world about the Greek treasures found in foreign museums. It was identified with the expressed desire of Greeks and Philhellenes of the return of Elgin Marbles. It was distributed to foreign information centers and a special ceremony was held at the European Parliament in Brussels, in front of 795 MEPs.
Texts-Captions: Arapogianni Xeni, Director of the Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities of Kalamata and former Director of the Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities of Ancient Olympia.
General Director: Athanasios Angelopoulos, University Professor and Scientific Supervisor of the Program “Ecumenical Hellenism”.
Preceded – Greeted:
- The Prime Minister of Greece, Konstantinos Karamanlis
- Foreign Minister, Dora Bakoyannis
- The former President of the Greek Parliament, Anna Psarouda-Benaki
- The President of the Melina Merkouri Foundation, Zil Dassen
- Pages: 240
- Dimensions: 28×28 cm.
- Version: Luxurious
- Paper: illustration 150gr
- Printing: four colors
- Released in 2008 with several reprints
- Languages: Released in 9 languages (Greek-English-German-Russian-Arabic-Chinese-French-Italian-Spanish)
- Available: Yes