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Getting around Documenta in Athens

by The Art Newspaper  |  5 June 2017
Getting around Documenta in Athens
The view of Athens from the roof of EMST National Museum of Contemporary Art. (Photo: Vici MacDonald)
Documenta 14 in Athens is a sprawling, unnavigable, city-wide exhibition—but don’t get lost among the ruins of the Acropolis: to help you spend more time looking at art and less time on Google, we have produced this map to guide you through this maze.  



MAIN VENUES

1 Athens Conservatoire (Odeion) Vasileos Georgiou B’17–19, 10675
2 Athens School of Fine Arts (ASFA) Pireos 256, 18233
3 Benaki Museum Pireos Street 138, 11854
4 EMST—National Museum of Contemporary Art Kallirrois and Amvosriou Frantzi, 11743
5 Megaron, The Athens Concert Hall Vasilissis Sofias and Kokkali, 11521
6 Parko Eleftherias, Athens Municipality Arts Centre and Museum of Anti-dictatorial and Democratic Resistance Vasilissis Sofias, 11521



OTHER VENUES

7 Agricultural University of Athens Iera Odos 75, 11855
8 Ancient Agora of Athens—Odeion of Agrippa Andrianou, 10555
9 Archaeological Museum of Piraeus Charilaou Trikoupi 31, 18536 Piraeus
10 Archimidous 15 Archimidous 15, 17778
11 Aristotle’s Lyceum Rigillis 11, 10675
12 Attis Leonidou 7, 10437
13 Avdi Square 10436
14 Byzantine and Christian Museum (Gardens) Vassilissis Sofias 22, 10675
15 Coastline
16 Dionysiou Areopagitou 11742
17 Elpidos 10434
18 Elpidos 13 Victoria Square, 10434
19 Epigraphic Museum, Tositsa 1, 10682
20 Filopappou Hill, Pikionis Paths and Pavilion 11741
21 First Cemetery of Athens Trivonianou 29, 11636
22 Fylasion 42 11854
23 Gennadius Library Souidias 61, 10676
24 Greek Film Archive (Tainiothiki) Iera Odos 48 and Megalou Alexandrou 134–36, 10435
25 Isadora & Raymond Duncan Dance Research Center Chrisafis 34, 16232
26 Karaiskaki Square, Piraeus 18531 Piraeus
27 Kotzia Square 10551
28 Municipal Theatre of Piraeus Iroon Politechniou 32, 18535 Piraeus 
29 Museum of Islamic Art (Benaki Museum) Agion Asomaton 22 and Diplou 12, 10553
30 Monument Madra Blokou Kokkinias Ilioupoleos 102 and Kilikias 33, Nikaia, 18450
31 National Archaeological Museum Patision 44, 10682
32 Nikos Hadjikyriakos-Ghika Gallery, Benaki Museum Kriezotou 3, 10671
33 Numismatic Museum Iliou Melathron, Panepistimiou 12, 10671
34 Panathenaic Stadium/Hellenic Olympic Committee Vasileos Konstantinou, 11635
35 Pedion tou Areos Mavrommateon 22
36 Polytechnion, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) and Athens School of Fine Arts (ASFA), Prevelakis Hall Patission 42, 10682
37 Polytechniou 8 10433
38 Rizari Park 11634
39 Romantso Anaxagora 3–5, 10552
40 Stavropoulou 15, Amerikis Square 11252
41 Stella Municipal Cinema Tenedou 34, 11361
42 Stoa tou Vivliou Pesmatzoglou 5, 10564
43 Syntagma Square 10564
44 Temple of Olympian Zeus Vassilissis Olgas, 10558
45 Tositsa 5 Exarcheia 10682
46 Trianon Kodrigktonos 21, 10434
47 Yannis Tsarouchis Foundation Ploutarchou 28, 15122

GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS  

48 A. Antonopoulou Aristofanous 20, 10554
49 AD Gallery Pallados 3, 10554
50 Bernier Eliades Eptachalkou 11, 11851
51 Breeder Iasonos 45, 10436
52 CAN Anagnostopoulou 42, 10673
53 Eleni Koroneou Gallery Dimofontos 30 and Thorikion 7, 11851
54 Gagosian Merlin 3, 10671 
55 Gallery 7 Solonos 20 and Voukourestiou, 10671
56 Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Centre Armatolon-Klefton 48, 11471
57 Kalfayan Galleries Haritos 11, 10675
58 Rebecca Camhi Gallery Leonidou 9, 10437
59 Vamiali’s Samou 1, 10438
60 Zoumboulakis Galleries Kolonaki Sq 20, 10673
61 Museum of Cycladic Art Neophytou Douka 4, 10674
62 Athens Municipal Art Gallery Peiraios 51, 10436
63 Frissiras Museum Monis Asteriou 3 and 7, 10558




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