The Averof and the Olympias are both in Palio Faliron Park-Flisvos Marina which you can reach by Coastal Tram or with George the Famous Taxi Driver The Vorres Museum The Vorres Museum is a cultural foundation that was established inwith the purpose of promoting Greek art and culture, through a broad spectrum of activities, from the organization of exhibitions in Greece and abroad, to educational programs for children. The museum which sprawls over six acres, is divided into two main sections: The whole complex is laid out in a way that showcases the Greek spirit in a unique fashion.
A visitor gets a close view of type on the imposing stone in the pressroom. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday from 10 a. These tours provide an extraordinary opportunity to witness this unique facility, one of the last of its kind in the world, in full operation. Visitors can see how type is cast from hot metal in our foundry, watch pages being made up in the composition room and printed by letterpress, and learn how a book is bound by hand, from sewing to backing to casing in.
Some of our historic machinery dates back to the Panama-Pacific International Exposition. Our collection of typefaces is housed in 3, typecases, and amongst its many offerings can be found rare samples acquired by the Grabhorn brothers.
Our trained craftspeople and apprentices will be your tour guides, combining instruction with demonstration. After the tour is over, feel free to browse our upstairs gallery, which features a rotating exhibition of our latest projects. The tours are sponsored by the nonprofit Grabhorn Institute.
For reservations call or e-mail grabhorn arionpress. We welcome group tours of up to 75 persons. If your group is unable to attend our weekly Thursday tour and would like to schedule a special tour, please contact us for scheduling and pricing information.
Exhibitions in the Arion Press Gallery The gallery is open free to the public on weekdays from Now on view and for sale: Upcoming Events Events take place in the gallery see directions. Seating is limited, so please call or e-mail to grabhorn arionpress.
Also see photos of recent events. June 10,Sunday, book signing and reception at 3 p. An Unconventional History of Love.
Recent Events Also see photos of recent events. May 18,Friday, 7 to 9 p.
Exactly forty-nine years ago last week, Richard, who prides himself on creating surprises, blindfolded me after our wedding reception in Montpelier, Idaho where I was born and raised and took me off to a “surprise place" for our honeymoon. Listing No. Dolly Kindle's House Ketchikan, Alaska. Dolly's House Museum No. 24 Creek Street, Ketchikan, was the residence of Dolly Arthur. Dolly worked on Creek Street where fishermen, miners, and some more genteel characters, found entertainment and feminine companionship. Find news about Chicago museums and learn about new exhibits from the Field Museum, Art Institute, Shedd Aquarium, Lincoln Park Zoo and more. new exhibit puts Chicago's bicycle culture on.
Morbid Anatomy founder and creative director Joanna Ebenstein will discuss death- and disaster-themed amusements in turn of the century Coney Island. Morbid Anatomy head librarian and programming director Laetitia Barbier will talk about the French guillotine and the trope of flying heads in the 19th century imagination.
And author Richard Faulk, contributor to our "Morbid Anatomy Anthology", will present his research on curse books and tablets in the Greco-Roman World.
May 3, at 6 p.
The eighteenth annual Grabhorn Institute Spring Benefit Dinner, supporting educational programs including apprenticeships in typecasting, letterpress printing, and bookbinding, and honoring Jeffrey Brown, poet and arts reporter for the PBS TV NewsHour.
Read more and purchase ticketsor email Grabhorn arionpress. March 8,at 6: The book, in scroll format, over 50 feet in length, printed from handset type on Chinese handmade paper, with seven woodblock prints by Joel Shapiro, will be on display in the gallery.
Artist Augusta Talbot will be present. December 10,Sunday, noon to 5 p. Tours of the workshops at 1 p. Free and open to all. November 29,Wednesday, 5: October 30, 7 p.
Contact us for directions and to RSVP. The seventeenth annual Grabhorn Institute Spring Benefit Dinner, supporting educational programs including apprenticeships in typecasting, letterpress printing, and bookbinding, and honoring art patrons Edmund and Laura Littlefield and sculptor John Newman, artist for Arion Press's recent edition of Elizabeth Bishop 's poetry.
March 14, at 6:Just added: New cruise expedition! This brand-new Princess Cruises® Expedition takes you on a scenic voyage along the California coast to discover stunning landscapes, charming coastal towns.
SAM is the center for world-class visual arts in the Pacific Northwest. Visit us at our three locations: Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Asian Art Museum, Olympic Sculpture Park. Goodman Gallery is pleased to announce an exhibition of new and recent work by Kudzanai Chiurai in our Johannesburg space.
The show, titled Harvest of Thorns, is a culmination of Chiurai’s projects around public acts of violence as documented and represented by the r-bridal.comt of Thorns is loosely based on the book of the same title by author Shimmer Chinodya. These hormone-based birth control taken for any duration could show the benefit.
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