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Ancient Greek Island of Delos gets its first contemporary art installation

The small island of Delos, off the coast of Mykonos, has long offered one of the most unique windows into the world of ancient Greeks. The island invites visitors to roam among its ancient sanctuaries, homes, and structures that date back to the great island’s history as a religious, political and commercial center in Greece. […]

Homer at the Louvre-Lens

The Iliad and the Odyssey are all that remain of a vast epic body of work which is now lost. These verses, sung in Greek and accompanied by a lyre, recount Achilles’ exploits and Ulysses’ travels. They have been able to survive because they were recorded in writing in the 6th century before the current […]