''Worshiping women: Ritual and Reality in Classical Athens''
July 20, 2009 – November 30, 2009
The National Archaeological Museum presents a temporary exhibition on women in antiquity as part of the celebrations planned for 2009, anniversary year for the National Archaeological Museum (120 years from the inauguration in the Patission building, 180 years from the establishment of the National Archaeological Museum). The exhibition is organised in collaboration with the Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation, and has already been presented at Onassis Cultural Center, New York (December 2008-May 2009).
It is curated by Dr Nikolaos Kaltsas, Director of National Archaeological Museum of Greece, and Dr Alan Shapiro, Professor of Archaeology at Johns Hopkins University.