The following flatbed exhibitions developed by the Branch of the HFC opened in Mariupol and Kharkiv:
October 5, 2016: “The 100th anniversary of Vasilis Tsitsanis , 1915-1984” (MEOTIDA Cultural Center in Mariupol);
October 7, 2016, “Grigorios Xenopoulos (1867-1951). His life and work” (HELIOS Society, Research Library of Kharkov National University).
The opening events featured musical performances and literary readings prepared by members of local Greek communities.