biennial schedule and info

 

2nd Athens Biennale 2009 HEAVEN 2nd Athens Biennale 2009 HEAVEN 

 

Preview Schedule Preview Schedule 

 

Saturday 13th June 2009

 

10:00am

Sailing in Phaliron Bay with WATERGIRLS, WATERBOYS

Meet at the office of the amateur fishermen’s association (SEANATK),
olympic complex, marina of Tzitzifies-Kallithea

 

Exhibitions and events are open throughout the day for accredited press representatives and professionals. 

 

12.00 Exhibition open 

Esplanade Building (next to Tae Kwon Do Court), Water Plaza, Faliron Olympic 

Complex 

Visit to the exhibitions: 

“World Question Centre”, curated by Chus Martínez 

“For the Straight Way is Lost”, curated by Diana Baldon 

“Splendid Isolation, Athens”, curated by Cay Sophie Rabinowitz 

“Hotel Paradies”, curated by Nadja Argyropoulou 

“How Many Angels Can Dance on the Head of a Pin?”, curated by Christopher 

Marinos 

 

16.00 – 18.00 Press Conference 

 Glass Building, Water Plaza (next to the Esplanade Building) 

 

18.00 – 20.00 Press Preview 

Esplanade Building (next to Tae Kwon Do Court), Water Plaza, Faliron Olympic 

Complex 

Tour to the exhibitions: 

“World Question Centre”, curated by Chus Martínez 

“For the Straight Way is Lost”, curated by Diana Baldon 

“Splendid Isolation, Athens”, curated by Cay Sophie Rabinowitz 

“Hotel Paradies”, curated by Nadja Argyropoulou 

“How Many Angels Can Dance on the Head of a Pin?”, curated by Christopher 

Marinos 

 

18.00 – 20.00 Benita-Immanuel Grosser – Y8, “Participating, at the same time”, Yoga sessions, 

part of “Splendid Isolation, Athens”, Esplanade Building (next to Tae Kwon Do Court), 

Water Plaza, Faliron Olympic Complex 

 

20.00 – 22.30 Visit to the exhibition “Live”, curated by Dimitris Papaioannou & Zafos Xagoraris 

Palaio Faliro Beach  &  Flisvos Building 

 

20.00 – 22.30 Live concerts & performances, throughout the visit to “Live” 

 

20.00 – 21.00      Angelos Panou, part of “Live”, Flisvos Tram Stop 

 

21.00 – 22.00 Koula (joint project by Panayiotis Melidis & Dimitris Papadatos), part of “Live”, 

Flisvos Building surrounding area  

 

22.00 – 22.30  Monica, part of “Live”, Flisvos Breakwater, P. Faliro Beach 

 

22.30 – 00.30        Lounge Party, Flisvos Building 

 

00.30 Performance by Kalup Linzy, part of “Splendid Isolation, Athens”, Faliro Park 

Municipal Café, P. Faliro Beach 

 

 

Sunday 14th June 2009  


Exhibitions and events are open throughout the day for accredited press representatives and professional, and for invite holders from 18.00. 

 

12.00 Exhibition opens 

Esplanade Building (next to Tae Kwon Do Court), Water Plaza, Faliron Olympic 

Complex 

Visit to the exhibitions: 

“World Question Centre”, curated by Chus Martínez 

“For the Straight Way is Lost”, curated by Diana Baldon 

“Splendid Isolation, Athens”, curated by Cay Sophie Rabinowitz 

“Hotel Paradies”, curated by Nadja Argyropoulou 

“How Many Angels Can Dance on the Head of a Pin?”, curated by Christopher 

Marinos 

 

16.00 – 18.00 Benita-Immanuel Grosser – Y8, “Participating, at the same time”, Yoga sessions, 

part of “Splendid Isolation, Athens”, Esplanade Building (next to Tae Kwon Do Court), 

Water Plaza, Faliron Olympic Complex 


16:00

Walk along river Kifissos with WATERGIRLS WATERBOYS

Meet at the corner of Smolensky St. and Kifissou St.

18:30

Walk the coast of Phaliron with WATERGIRLS WATERBOYS

Meet on the bridge, at the mouth of river Kifissos.

 

21:00 

Discussion and panel presentation 

Flisvos Building 

 

18.00 – 20.00 Exhibition Preview (by invitation only) 

Esplanade Building (next to Tae Kwon Do Court), Water Plaza, Faliron Olympic 

Complex 

Visit to the exhibitions: 

“World Question Centre”, curated by Chus Martínez 

“For the Straight Way is Lost”, curated by Diana Baldon 

“Splendid Isolation, Athens”, curated by Cay Sophie Rabinowitz 

“Hotel Paradies”, curated by Nadja Argyropoulou 

“How Many Angels Can Dance on the Head of a Pin?”, curated by Christopher 

Marinos 

 

18.30  International Necronautical Society  

INS Declaration on Inauthenticity, Delivered by INS Chief Philosopher Simon 

Critchley and INS General Secretary Tom McCarthy,  part of “Hotel Paradies” , 

Esplanade, Faliron Olympic Complex 

 

20.00 – 22.00 Visit to the exhibition “Live”, curated by Dimitris Papaioannou & Zafos Xagoraris, 

Palaio Faliro Beach & Flisvos Building (by invitation only) 

 

22.00  Live concerts & performances, throughout the visit to “Live” 

 

20.00 – 21.00 Angelos Panou, part of “Live”, Flisvos Tram Stop 

 

21.00 – 21.45  LoveBoat Orchestra, part of “Live”, Flisvos Building surrounding area 

 

21.45 – 22.00         May Roosevelt, part of “Live”, P. Faliro Beach 

 

22.00 – 22.30       Monica, part of “Live”, Flisvos Breakwater, P. Faliro Beach 

 

23.30 Sandra Kranich “Lost Star”, Firework event, part of “Hotel Paradies” , Esplanade, 

Faliron Olympic Complex 

 

00.00 After Party, Water Plaza, Faliron Olympic Complex 

 

 

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GENERAL INFO 

15 June – 4 October 2009 

Preview: 13 & 14 June 2009 

 

 

Exhibition Days & Hours: 

 

Between June 15th and 31st July and between September 1st and October 

4th: Tuesday to Sunday, 12.00 – 00.00. Closed on Mondays, except Monday 

June 15th, when the Biennale opens for the public. 

 

Between August 1st and August 30th: Wednesday to Sunday, 12.00 – 00.00. 

Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays. 

 

The exhibitions will remain closed on Saturday and Sunday, August 15th & 

16th.  

 

Tickets: 

 

12 euro (full, for one visit to all exhibitions), 8 euro (reduced, for one visit 

to all exhibitions, students, over 65s, disabled and their escort, members 

of Ε.Ε.Τ.Ε., ICOM, AICA, IKT), 20 euro (non transferable, for unlimited visits 

to all exhibitions), 100 euro (group, for 10 persons, for one visit to all 

exhibitions), 50 euro (reduced, group,  for 10 persons, for one visit to all 

exhibitions, students, over 65s, disabled and their escort, members of 

Ε.Ε.Τ.Ε., ICOM, AICA, IKT). 

 

Access: 

 

By TRAM: 

Νο4  SYNTAGMA/SEF  & Νο3 VOULA/SEF: Stop DELTA FALIROU (for access 

to Esplanade Building (next to Tae Kwon Do Court), Water Plaza, Faliron 

Olympic Complex). Stop AGHIA SKEPI (for access to Village Center). Stop 

TROCADERO (for access to Flisvos Marina, Flisvos Breakwater, and P. Faliro 

Park). Stop FLISVOS (for access to Flisvos Building, and P. Faliro Beach). 

Stop BATIS (for access to BATIS). 

 

By BUS: 

130 PEIRAIAS/N. SMYRNI (Stop: AGHIA SKEPI) 

A1 PEIRAIAS / VOULA (Στάση: AGHIA SKEPI) 

Β1 PEIRAIAS /GLYFADA ( Στάση: AGHIA SKEPI) 

550 KIFISSIA/SYGGROU ( Στάση: FAROS) 

217 PEIRAIAS /DAFNI ( Στάση: AGHIA SKEPI) 

 

By TROLLEY: 

10  TZITZIFIES/CHALANDRI. Stop: TZITZIFIES. From there, TRAM 3, BUSSES 

Α1, Β1 (info line: 185) 

 

 

 

 

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