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Πρόγραμμα Ντοκιμαντέρ Θεσσαλονίκης 2017

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Ανατρεπτικοί δημιουργοί, νέες ενότητες, πρωτότυπα αφιερώματα, 213 ντοκιμαντέρ (μικρού και μεγάλου μήκους) από όλο τον κόσμο, ανάμεσά τους και 64 ελληνικές παραγωγές, η Αγορά Ντοκιμαντέρ και μια σειρά από ξεχωριστές παράλληλες εκδηλώσεις μας περιμένουν στο 19ο Φεστιβάλ Ντοκιμαντέρ Θεσσαλονίκης.

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Best cities to move abroad

If you’re looking to extend your vacation into a permanent leave, take a look at a recent survey that ranks the world’s best cities for expats. Consulting firm Mercer’s 18th annual study of foreign workers’ overseas lifestyles named Vienna the top spot for overall quality of living.

This is the seventh year in a row the Austrian capital topped the list, beating out major cities like New York, London, Paris, Hong Kong, and Dubai. In fact, none of those tourist hot spots made the top 20. The study evaluated 440 cities’ quality of living conditions to help multinational companies and other employers fairly compensate employees when placing them on international assignments. Living conditions are analyzed according to 39 factors, grouped in 10 categories including standards of safety, health, schools, recreation, consumer goods, environment and public services.

Other cities that made the list include Zurich, Switzerland, which came in second place, and Munich, Germany, in fourth, making Western Europe the go-to destination for foreigners. «Despite economic uncertainties, Western European cities continue to enjoy some of the highest quality of living worldwide; they fill seven places in the top-10 list,» the survey said.

The remaining cities in the top five included Auckland, New Zealand, and Vancouver, Canada. Singapore, Asia’s highest-ranking city, came in at 26th and Dubai was the top Middle Eastern locale, landing at 75. Only two destinations from Africa made the top 100: Cape Town (92) and Johannesburg (95).

The United States’ top-ranked city was San Francisco (28), followed by Boston (34), Honolulu (35), Chicago (43), and New York (45).

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25 καλύτερες παραλίες του κόσμου-Μία ελληνική

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David Hockney at Tate Britain

This exhibition gathers together an extensive selection of David Hockney’s most famous works celebrating his achievements in painting, drawing, print, photography and video across six decades.

As he approaches his 80th birthday, Hockney continues to change his style and ways of working, embracing new technologies as he goes. From his portraits and images of Los Angeles swimming pools, through to his drawings and photography, Yorkshire landscapes and most recent paintings – some of which have never been seen before in public  –  this exhibition shows how the roots of each new direction lay in the work that came before. A once-in-a-lifetime chance to see these unforgettable works together.

David Hockney, Peter Getting Out of Nick's Pool 1966
David Hockney
Peter Getting Out of Nick’s Pool 1966
Collection Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
© David Hockney Photo Credit: Richard Schmidt

David Hockney, Going Up Garrowby Hill 2000, Private Collection © David Hockney
David Hockney
Going Up Garrowby Hill 2000
Private Collection © David Hockney