The Finnish Institute at Athens was founded in 1984, as the second Finnish institute abroad. It is an academic institution with a mission to carry out and promote the study of Greek archaeology, history, language and culture from ancient times to the present day.



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The Constant Participant conference: Final program and Zoom Link

We are pleased to release the final program for the upcoming conference "The Constant Participant: Constructing and Affirming Identity through Material Culture in Ancient Greek Sanctuaries and Modern Museums". The conference will take place in Athens from May 8th to May 10th, 2024. The Finnish Institute at Athens will host...
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The Constant Participant conference: Final program and Zoom Link

We are pleased to release the final program for the upcoming conference "The Constant Participant: Constructing and Affirming Identity through...
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ANNUAL OPEN MEETING to mark 40 YEARS OF THE INSTITUTE’S ACTIVITIES

SAVE THE DATE: 16 May 2024, 7 p.m. The Eastern Hall, Academy of Athens Panepistimiou 28, 10679 Athens GREETINGS: Paschalis...
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NORMED Seminars

The Research Centre for the Humanities (RCH) has initiated a new international transdisciplinary research project called NORMED, in collaboration with...
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International conference: The Constant Participant

The Finnish Institute at Athens, in collaboration with the Danish Institute at Athens and the Netherlands Institute at Athens, will...
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Riikka P. Pulkkinen has been awarded the Greek State Prize for Literary Translation

MA Riikka P. Pulkkinen, a Finnish translator and literary scholar living in Athens, has been awarded Greek State’s annual Prize...
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Karl Johan (Joni) Hertell 25th June 1939 – 9th February 2024

Joni Hertell was the central figure in the so-called Support Delegation of the Finnish Institute at Athens, which provides financial...
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From the foot of the Acropolis – The Institute’s blog contains texts from our researchers, students and guests. The posts are mainly in Finnish.



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