Britannia - Pallas: The Twilight of the Idols CHANIA.- The Contemporary Art Museum of Chania - Olivepress presents the exhibition Britannia - Pallas: The Twilight of the Idols. The particular presentation is a continuation of the exhibition Prossalendi’s “Britannia” that the Corfu Heritage Foundation organised for the Corfu Festival 2018. The exhibition's title refers to [...]
Count Flamburiari welcomes the President in front of the Cavalieri Hotel. Count Flamburiari draws the President's attention at the commemorative plaque for George Rallis. Her Excellency President of the Hellenic Republic, Mrs Katerina Sakellaropoulou, and the Governor of the Ionian Islands, Mrs Rodi Kratsa-Tsagaropoulou, are being welcomed by Count Spiro Flamburiari at the entrance of [...]
PRESS RELEASE The Cultural Foundation of Tinos in collaboration with the Corfu Heritage Foundation presents the visual art exhibition “Ex-Staseis: Attempts at the Representation of Liberty” curated by Art Historian Dr Megakles Rogakos. Rationale: On the occasion of celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution of 1821, which concerns the liberation of the nation [...]
Entry for the Flamburiari Family Flamburiari, family from Constantinople sheltered after the fall of 1453 in Venice, and thence in Crete whence, following the island’s fall in 1669, resorted in Zante. But even previously, 1512, a Flamburiari family is encountered at Gaitani village of Zante. Chief of the family from Crete appears to be Konstaninos, [...]
The Corfu Heritage Foundation under the auspices of the Region of the Ionian Islands and the Municipality of Corfu organises on 21 May 2021 the unveiling of the monumental Obelisk that is erected at the new junction of the Corfu Port Authority.The initiative for the construction of the Obelisk for 1716 was taken by Count [...]
Corfu, 9 April 2021 My wife and I express our emotion and sadness about the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. HRH The Prince Philip was the longest serving consort, a commanding personality in British life and a tower of strength to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. He helped to [...]
Cricket Matches organised by Sir Simon Orr-Ewing Bt and Mr Nikos Louvros. 13 May - Matches between the Lost Marbles and the Atlas CC Cricket Corfu teams.