“Clothing. Traditional Greek Costumes” Exhibition and parallel cultural events, under the aegis of the Embassy, within the framework of the “Night of the Cultural Institutes” (21-24/6/2016)
From the 21st to the 24th of June 2016, the Night of the Cultural Institutes and its parallel events took place in Bucharest, with the participation of all the foreign cultural institutes in Romania.
The Bucharest Branch of the Hellenic Foundation for Culture participated at the events with great success, presenting a tribute to Greek traditional clothing, under the title “Clothing. Traditional Greek Costumes”.
The tribute consisted of a photography exhibition of Greek traditional costumes, a presentation of original traditional costumes, lectures on the Greek and Romanian local costumes and concerts of contemporary Greek music and classical music. It took place in cooperation with the Benaki Museum and the Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation “Vassilios Papantoniou”, as well as in partnership with the Cultural Center of the Municipality of Bucharest “Arcub”, the National Museum of the Romanian Peasant, the National Village Museum “Dimitrie Gusti”, the Association “MKlasica Melos”, the Foklore Cultural Association of Ampelokipoi Thessaloniki and the Greek Cultural Association of Bucharest “Nostos”.
The Greek participation has been organized under the aegis of the Embassy of Greece in Bucharest.