ATHENS

wildfires

Photos of the Destructive Wildfires Devastating Greece

In this small town right outside of Athens, 26 of the 74 people killed in the wildfires were found on a single plot of land.
Kostas Koukoumakas
7.25.18
Interviews

Europe's Gnarliest Graffiti Crew Basically Shot an Action Film

We sat down for an exclusive interview with 1UP to talk about their new video "Graffiti Olympics," staying one step ahead of the law, and the future of street art.
Nina Damsch
Georg Bakunin
3.12.18
Health

The Corruption I Saw Working for a Greek Public Hospital

Giving money to a doctor before surgery is a no-no, but after the operation, it's a "thank-you present."
Anna Nini
1.12.18
New music

Montero Air-Guitaring With a Sword Is Our Musical Highlight of the Week

The video for "Vibrations" is a playful world that is soundtracked by vintage MOR pop.
Noisey Staff
9.20.17
Photography

A Gritty, Haunting Look at the Lives of Child Refugees

Photographer Panos Kefalos documents the childhoods of displaced kids on the streets of Athens.
Ellyn Kail
9.19.17
Interviews

How Michael Stipe's Moogfest Multimedia Installation Came to Life

It's an audiovisual piece that features late Athens artist Jeremy Ayers and a piece of music by Stipe that is his first solo composition released to date.
Larry Fitzmaurice
5.15.17
refugees

Greece Is Cracking Down on the Anarchist Squats Giving Shelter to Refugees

This week the authorities kicked more than 100 refugees out of their temporary homes, making life harder for one of the world's most marginalized populations.
Molly Crabapple
3.16.17
Music

Inside a Mental Health Center Aimed Exclusively at Musicians

Since it opened in 2000, Nuçi's Space has helped more than 1,700 musicians in times of mental need.
Annie Armstrong
3.14.17
News

Athens Welcomed Obama with Molotov Bombs and Tear Gas

On Tuesday morning, Barack Obama arrived in Athens for his final foreign trip as president of the United States.
Thanasis Kamvisis
Thanasis Kamvisis, Words: Pavlos Toubekis
11.16.16
Features

Lindsay Lohan Hopes Her New Luxury Nightclub in Athens Will Bring “Happiness” to Refugees

"Maybe one of the refugees will open something with us," the former Hollywood party girl told reporters on opening night.
George Georgiadis
11.4.16
Photo

We Went to the Opening of Lindsay Lohan's New Pro-Refugee Nightclub in Greece

With nightclub LOHAN, Lindsay Lohan wants to thank Greece for welcoming so many refugees.
Panos Kefalos, Words: Pavlos Toumpekis
10.17.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An 11-Year-Old Girl Brought a Knife to School to Ward Off Evil Clowns

The sixth grader was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon on school grounds.
VICE Staff
9.21.16
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