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Athens Playground triggering the interest of national press and events

News date: 
Jun-12-2015

Athens Playground, application developed in the context of SPECIFI project, has been extensively reviewed by Lifo, the largest and most important mass free-press magazine in Greece , reaching millions of readers in and outside Athens and covering creativity, creators, events, happenings, App, Tech, photography, arts, but also politics and social aspects. Check out the article (in Greek) and pictures of the team here!

Athens Playground has also been invited in ΓΕΡΑΝΙ 2015 – Creative Neighborhood a big open festival in the centre of Athens. Starting from Romantso building, several activities are spreading around the neighborhood,  streets and stores, tracing a unique area in the city. All activities are free and public. The Festival features open studios, discussions, exhibitions, walks, concerts. Active creative groups have been invited to participate and present activities designed for the Festival. Athens Playground Team will present the idea and the app whilst a couple of challenges dedicated to the festival will be provided in the area during the festival lifetime (12-14 June). Romantso is situated in the historical center of Athens and functions both as an incubator for start-up companies within the creative industry and as a cultural center, organizing and hosting a variety of, accessible to the wider public, events, on a daily basis.