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Photoreport: Athens Circus Festival 6th edition

he Athens Circus Festival is a yearly institution now in its 6th year and counting.

The event is organized by Circus Dayz in association with Technopolis of Athens, an open venue in the heart of the city. The aim of the festival is to produce an event where all circus acts can be showcased, being a home for different international and Greek artists and collectives. For them, this is a chance for ideas and thoughts to be exchanged but, furthermore and most importantly, to showcase their craft to the Athenian public. In the duration of the Festival, workshops, concerts and shows are held, for the pleasure of the discerning audience.

Nefelopetra: "Aqua"

A few days ago, I had the great pleasure to shoot at an exciting performance, expertly comprising elements of dance, aerial acrobatics, live music and audio-visual feeds, all carried out by a very talented team of artists.

The group in question is called “Nefelopetra” (which is, of course, Greek, and could be translated as “Cloudstone”), and was formed in 2009 by Nefeli Markaki and Petros Politis. At this point I will let their own words describe the modus operandi:

Photoreport: Zombies; and other Stranger Things

It was this time of the year again, for the annual Zombie Walk event; this is always arranged for the last Saturday before the end of the Carnival, which was last Saturday in Greece.

You can read more about the Zombie Walk phenomenon in my blog entry for last year’s event. This time the general theme for the event was based on the hugely popular “Stranger Things” 2016 TV series.