A view of the Acropolis from the Acropolis Museum, one of several cultural institutions that have opened in Athens over the last decade. Credit Andrea Wyner for The New York Times

published 6.20.2018

Athens, Rising by Charly Wilder

Athens Rising: New York Times writer Charly Wilder on the ever-evolving city of Athens, featuring the Onassis Cultural Center, the Onassis Fast Forward Festival, and Director of Culture Afroditi Panagiotakou.

“'I think that Athens lies beyond good and evil, beyond beauty and ugliness,' (Afroditi Panagiotakou) said. 'I don’t think that cities are supposed to be beautiful anyway. I think they’re supposed to be interesting. They’re supposed to be alive. Athens is definitely alive.'"

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