Tag: Louvre

Parthenon Metope in the Louvre

Greece seeking Parthenon sculpture loan from France’s Louvre

Greece has asked France to loan the Parthenon marble frieze fragment displayed at Paris’s Louvre Museum, to coincide with its bicentennial celebrations of the War of Independence, in 2021. According to reports,…

Athens, a strong candidate for 2018 European Capital Innovation Award 1

Athens, a strong candidate for 2018 European Capital Innovation Award

The Greek capital, along with Toulouse, Hamburg, the city of Louvre in Belgium, Omeo in Sweden and the Aarhus in Denmark, have been officially announced as the six candidates to remain on the shortlist to win this year’s European Capital of…

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