21 November 2014 Start
23 November 2014 End
Greece Benaki Museum, 138 Pireos & Andronikou St., Athens

El Greco from Crete, to Venice, to Rome, to Toledo

November 21-23, 2014

The Benaki Museum organizes the International Conference “El Greco from Crete, to Venice, to Rome, to Toledo”.

This three-day International Conference focuses on the life and ouevre of Domenikos Theotokopoulos, known universally as El Greco, one of the greatest painters of all time.

The conference is organized in conjunction with the exhibitions on “El Greco’s Friends and Patrons in Toledo” and on “D. Theotokopoulos between Venice and Rome” which will take place in Benaki Museum buildings November 2014 – Febuary 2015), commemorating the 400th anniversary of the death of El Greco in Toledo, Spain.

Simultaneous translation in Greek and English will be available.