Upcoming events

Our events are open to anyone interested in Greek and Cypriot culture. Most events are free and conducted in English.

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02 Feb 2023 Thursday
Talk

Phenomenon Anafi

Agape Harmani talks about Phenomenon, a biennial project for contemporary art on the Aegean island of Anafi, Greece

Image | Phenomenon 4 Welcome Ceremony, 2022 | Photograph ©Alexandra Masmanidi

Free entry | RSVP via Eventbrite or 020 7563 9835

The Hellenic Centre
03 Feb 2023 Friday
Member Society Event

The World in 2023: From Pandemic to the War in Ukraine

How to adapt to living in a constant crisis

A panel discussion with economist and business consultant Vicky Price

Event organised by the Macedonian Society of Great Britain

Free entry | RSVP via Eventbrite or  sec@macedonia.org.uk

The Hellenic Centre
04 Feb 2023 Saturday
Music

New Year Recital: A tribute to Jazz and Swing

Beat the winter blues with a celebration of the Big Band era of Swing and Jazz.

Taste the traditional Greek New Year Cake, vasilopita, which will be offered during the interval.

£14, Concessions £12 | Bookings via Eventbrite or 020 7487 5060

The Hellenic Centre
09 Feb 2023 Thursday
In conversation

Tales of Estrangement

Artist Effie Paleologou discusses her work and her new photography book Tales of Estrangement with Joanna Pocock, the award winning author of Surrender.

Image | Effie Paleologou, from Tales of Estrangement (MACK, 2022), Courtesy of the artist and MACK

Free entry | RSVP via Eventbrite or 020 7563 9835

The Hellenic Centre
23 Feb 2023 Thursday
Talk

Contemporary Art and Archaeology: History and Material Culture

Sofia Victorino focuses on the dialogue between art and archaeological enquiry.

Image | The invisible enemy should not exist (Lamassu of Nineveh), 2018 | Photograph ©Michael Rakowitz

Free entry | RSVP via Eventbrite or 020 7563 9835

The Hellenic Centre
25 Feb 2023 Saturday
Family Event

Family Carnival Celebration

An interactive family celebration of songs and activities related to Greek Carnival with music and play group Asterakia.

Image from 2022 Family Carnival Celebration with Asterakia

£10, family of four £35 | Bookings via Eventbrite or 020 7487 5060

The Hellenic Centre
25 Feb 2023 Saturday
Music

Celebrate Greek Carnival

Kourelou and London Greek Collective perform traditional Greek music in a lively Carnival event open to all.

Image from previous event with Kourelou and the London Greek Collective at the Hellenic Centre

£19, concessions £17 | Bookings via Eventbrite or 020 7487 5060 | Ticket price includes a dish of traditional vegetarian meze

The Hellenic Centre
25 Feb 2023 Saturday
Member Society Event

Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain Dinner Dance

The Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain is proud to announce that they are back with their highly anticipated Dinner Dance 2023.

Tickets include reception drinks, dinner, entertainment, dancing and many surprises until 2 am.

Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane London W1K 7TN
02 Mar 2023 Thursday
Music

Quartet for the End of Time

The Waldstein Piano Trio in collaboration with clarinettist Benjamin Mason are bringing Quartet for the End of Time by Olivier Messiaen, to the Hellenic Centre.

£12, concessions £8 | Bookings via Eventbrite or 020 7487 5060

The Hellenic Centre
16 Mar 2023 Thursday
Talk

Gender and History in Modern Cypriot Writing

Stavrini Ioannidou and Nikolas Kakkoufa discuss how the trauma of Cypriot history is explored and filtered through the lens of gender and memory in prose and poetry of post 1960 Cyprus, and the ways in which gender and sexuality have not been examined.

In collaboration with the Society for Modern Greek Studies

Free entry | RSVP via Eventbrite or 020 7563 9835

The Hellenic Centre
23 Mar 2023 Thursday
Talk

Nistisima: The secret to delicious Mediterranean vegan food

Georgina Hayden, author of the Sunday Times bestseller cookbook Nistisima: The secret to delicious Mediterranean vegan food, shares the tradition and stories behind these recipes.

Free entry | RSVP via Eventbrite or 020 7563 9835

The Hellenic Centre
30 Mar 2023 Thursday
Talk

Love, War and the Self in Renaissance and Modern Cypriot Poetry

The lectures of this session by Marina Rodosthenous-Balafa and Nikoletta Hadjipavlou will explore two important aspects of Cypriot poetry

In collaboration with the Society for Modern Greek Studies

Free entry | RSVP via Eventbrite or 020 7563 9835

The Hellenic Centre