Hydra is considered to be one of the most popular and cosmopolitan destinations for artists and celebrities for the past 60 years. It has attracted the rich and famous, people such as Sofia Lauren, Antony Perkins, Jackie Kennedy, Joan Collins and Onasis family. Hydra is an inspirational spot for major artists, poet and painters such as Nickos Xatzikiriakos-Gikas, Panagiotis Tetsis, Henry Miller, Leonard Cohen, Zil Dasen. …Hydra attracts numerous artists every year. Various painting exhibitions, international festivals and concerts are being organized frequently, bringing the island to the attention of the media.




The Historical Archive Museum Hydra organizes every year high-level events such as art exhibitions, concerts, plays, lectures, book presentations, conferences, seminars, etc. Some of the major exhibitors that have in the past performed at IAMY are: Tetsis, Hadjikyriakos-Gikas, Karas, Mavroidis, Fasianos, Tombazis, Katsoulidis, Kottis etc. At the loft of IAMY, where you can enjoy great views of the harbor of Hydra, Greek singers and composers like Mario Frangoulis, Giannis Spanos, Giorgos Hatzinasios Thanos Mikroutsikos Evanthia Remboutsika, Lukianos Kilaidonis, Notis Mavroudis, Nena Venetsanou Savina Yannatou, Aliki Kagialoglou Pantelis Thalassinos Stephanos Korkolis, Ellie Paspala, Eleni Peta etc, have performed. In the same area we can enjoy world famous classical music compilations. A series of exciting cultural events has been on the agenda of the Historical Archive – Museum of Hydra this summer:


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