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Greece says no to Gucci fashion show on the Acropolis

Greece’s Central Archaeological Council (KAS), which has oversight over all of the country’s ancient sites, has rejected a request by international fashion house Gucci...
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tourismA: An international exhibition of archaeology

tourismA is an annual three-day event held in the prestigious and central location of “Palazzo dei Congressi”. The exhibition provides an opportunity for exposure,...
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President Obama visits the Parthenon and the Acropolis Museum

During his 2-day visit in Greece, president Obama was given a private tour of the Parthenon on the Acropolis as well as a tour...
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The Parthenon Sculptures: Two hundred years since their appropriation by the British Museum

Distinguished Greek and foreign archaeologists, restorers and reputable lawyers presented the results of more recent research and the latest developments on the Parthenon Sculptures,...
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ECtHR rejects the Athenians’ Association case on a technicality

Following the decision of the three-member committee of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), composed of the judge of San Marino, the judge...
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A new bill to be presented in parliament for the return of the Parthenon Sculptures to Greece

An initiative led by the British Association for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures (formerly known as Marbles Reunited) seeks to secure the return...
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Honorary chairman of Marbles Reunited Eddie O’Hara passes away at the age of 78

It is with great sadness that we have been informed of the passing away of our beloved Honorary Chairman and Chairman of the British...
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Reflections on Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures

Greek newspaper TA NEA published an interesting article on the matter of reunification following Mr Baltas’ statement regarding litigation last week. The article features...
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Greece to initiate new diplomatic campaign for reunification

In recent years the constant changes in Greek government have resulted in a parade of Culture Ministers and other government officials, each expressing their...
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Are outdated imperialistic sentiments to blame for Britain’s stance on repatriation?

An article published  yesterday in the Guardian highlighted the difficulties of repatriating looted artefacts. On the 21 February 2013, Mr Cameron visited Amritsar in...