The Byzantine World of Ilias Kontozamanis

This exhibition was previously presented in Thessaloniki and in Istanbul where it was inaugurated by his Holiness, Bartholomew I, Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople. Additionally, it was presented in Veroia and in Athens where it was inaugurated by his Excellency the President of the Hellenic Republic Mr Prokopios Pavlopoulos. Lastly, the exhibition was held in Syros, Ioannina and in Kavala. The exhibition is accompanied by a 64-page bilingual catalogue [Greek & […]


Staying on Top: the very Dangerous Life of a Byzantine Emperor

A lecture by Dr Mark Whittow. Free entry; booking essential: 020 7563 9835 or [email protected] Organised by the Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies and the Hellenic Centre. The Hellenic Centre, 16-18 Paddington Street, London W1u 5AS  


John II Komnenos, Emperor of Byzantium: In the Shadow of Father and Son

Book launch Edited by Alessandra Bucossi and Alex Rodriguez Suarez, (volume 17 in the series Publications of the Centre for Hellenic Studies, King’s College London)[part of the Late Antique & Byzantine Studies seminar series, please note later start time] Council Room, King’s Building, Strand Campus