| Sifnos island @ The Mall Golden Hall
A unique presentation of Sifnos island, which opens today at 19:30 will take place at the award winning Golden Hall Shopping Centre from 29 March to 13 April 2013.
The Municipality of Sifnos, with the cooperation and active support of local clubs and organizations, particularly the Association of Potters of the island, the Association of Owners of Rented Rooms and Apartments, the Association of Merchants and Professionals of the island, the Rural and Cultural Association, is seeking to transfer the premises of the mall a little of the magic of our island ˙ through the ancient art of pottery, gastronomy, exposure photography, art and folklore, the projection of honors won Sifnos on the Acropolis of Agios Andreas for its natural beauty, but also as an island of poetry and culture.
The "Sunset at Sifnos" academic work of Panagiotis Tetsis, lover of the island and honorary citizen, will decorate among others the hall with exhibits.
In the same area the Eugenides Foundation, after the invitation of the Municipality of Sifnos, embraced the effort and through decision of the President Mr. Leonidas Demetriades - Eugenides, actively participates through the presentation of its actions, small but illustrative examples of which will take visitors report.
Specifically on the ground floor of the Golden Hall Eugenides Foundation will place portable planetarium in which children and adults will have the opportunity to travel the universe watching concentrated samples duration 15 minutes from the archive of the projected New Digital Planetarium. The screenings are scheduled for Saturday, March 30, and on Saturday, April 13.
Moreover, on the first floor and space which hosted the exhibition of the island, the Interactive Technology Expo and Science Eugenides Foundation receives and is small and great friends of the island with stunning physics and chemistry experiments.
In the same area the Eugenides Foundation presents the "Voyage of the Bible," an action that comes from the Library and to the history of writing, as well as several unique editions from the author and publisher field.
Yet hosted and photos, old and new, of the island belonging to the collection of the Eugenides Foundation.
Meanwhile, the guest will travel to Sifnos yesterday through a series of black and white photographs from the Photographic Archive of the Benaki Museum and will tour with the photographic lens Marina Vernikos at some of the beautiful churches of the island (the proceeds from the exhibition of photographs Marina Vernikos will go to the clinic Sifnos).
At the booth of the Association of Sifnos rent rooms and furnished apartments, decorate pictures of Andrew and Marina Zambeli Vernon, visitors can get information about the island, take the newsletter of the City and its program of activities - events to be held in the shopping center all the time. Furthermore, we can obtain the brochure of the Association, they will find information about accommodation around the island and enlightening on benefits and prices.
By taking care of Potters Association will operate every Friday (29/3, 5/4 and 12/4) and Saturday (30/3, 6/4 and 13/4) pottery workshop where potters make Sifnos demonstration ancient art in the homeware department and decoration notoshome.
Similarly, the writer Ms. Leda Varvarousi will tell the tale of "Clay tales with beans and chickpeas" based clay figures, work of ceramists Sifnos (Monday 1/4, Wednesday 3/4 and Thursday 11/4). Addition, The Association of Professionals and Traders of Sifnos strongly supports the action, offering free hosting holidays in Sifnos emissions through the radio station Vima FM, which include 30% discount speedboat Speed Runner 3 of Aegean Speed Lines and market discount card Sifnos. strengthens even with separate draws three-day hospitality packages for the promotion of handmade ceramic Sifnaios through department homeware and decorating notoshome of our compatriot Ms. Barbara Vernon, in public places which exhibited paintings of potters.
During the opening event, guests will get a taste of the famous gastronomic delights through offering Tselementes George, a descendant of the famous chef Sifnos through offering treats the Agricultural Association, the confectionery "QUICK" and Mary Narli while you enjoy wine Sifnaios offering the winemaker Dimitri Votsaris.
Author: Anthi Kontosorou