Do you know Boules and Giannitsaros or what does "Amola kaloumba" mean? Do you know the commedia dell'arte and what is the role of the Harlequin in it?
Carnival is a children's holiday and although the pandemic continues to impose restrictions, the Culture, Sports and Youth Organization of the Municipality of Athens invites them children from 4 years to live their own carnival story and become protagonists through carnival web programs, inspired by world and Greek history and tradition.
Her museum educators GalleryOf Arts CenterOf Cultural Center "Melina" and Museum of Folk Art and Tradition "Angeliki Chatzimichali" of the Municipality of Athens call children 6 to 12 years old and their families to play with the project Pierrot of Mimi Vitsori in the form of digital puzzles, to draw their own promising kite and yes "Defile mold" in their dreams. To make a digital journey into the art world with a carnival mood, leaving their imagination free to make their own work of art. Get to know Italian improvisational comedy commedia dell'arte and one of its main characters, the Harlequin, which was a source of inspiration for great painters such as PicassoIn CézanneIn Degas, etc. To travel to Naoussa, Imathia and meet them Bowls And them Giannitsarous, creating step by step their own traditional carnival mask.
But so are their librarians Children's Libraries of the Municipality of Athens have prepared weekly carnival creative trips for children from 4 years always focusing on the book. They invite them to disguised and explore him world of emotions, yes find out what is hidden behind the mask and yes make their own from recyclable materials, yes read poetry and yes meet the lady-Lent.
Enter the OPANDA website www.opanda.gr and let your imagination run wild!