Born in Athens, Greece in 25/02/ 1978. Raised in Liege of Belgium and studied Fine Arts in Great Britain. Currently lives and works in Athens.


STUDIES:

 

2000 - 2005

University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, UK, Cardiff School of Art and Design.
B.A Hons. in Fine Arts


1999 - 2000

Foundation Diploma in Fine Arts

Winchester School of Art and Design, Hampshire, UK.

 

1996 - 1999

Study of life drawing, color and human anatomy.

Private School of Art of Villy Kanellopoulou, Athens, Greece


AWARDS - SCHOLARSHIPS - MEMBERSHIPS:

 

Member of the Association TO DIAZOMA

Member of Cosmos of Culture


Member of the Ashru Archive, Kushtia, Bangladesh.
Member of the Archive of Greek National Library, Athens, Greece.
Member of UNESCO and the International Association of Fine Arts (AIAP).

2011 Member of the Archive of Greek Artists of EMST.
Best of Worldwide Mixed Media Artists, award given after an international competition held by Kennedy Publishing US.
2008 Member of the Hellenic Art Chamber of Commerce.
Member of "DESTE" Foundation and part of its Archive for the Contemporary Greek Artists, Athens, Greece.
The Shillizzi Foundation
Two - year Scholarship for the continuation of my studies.
2004 - 2005 The Sidney Perry Foundation
Award for an Art Project.

 

EDUCATIONAL COURSES:

 

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece.

“History of Science”
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece.

“Art”, “Archeology”.
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece.

"Architecture".
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece.

“History of Mathematics”.

 

SOLO EXHIBITION:

 

"The Tree and the River"

Municipal Gallery LEFA of Psychico, Athens, Greece.

"The Child that lives within ourselves"

Municipal Gallery of Kallithea "Sophia Laskaridou".

 

 

"Life has a lot of Grey shades"

Municipal Gallery of Piraeus

 

2008

"Childhood Dreams"

Astrolavos - Dexameni Art Gallery, Athens, Greece.

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

International Art Camp,
The Crack Trust, Khustia, Bangladesh.

International Symposium of Visual Arts
Hammamet, Tunisia.

"Winter Festival 2016",
Sarajevo, International Festival for the Arts.

 

2015

“Philoxenia”

Museum of Contemporary Art of Chania, Crete, Greece, under the curation of Mr. Rogakos.

 

2014

“Resistance Now Days”

Group Show, with the Municipality of Athens and the Hellenic Chamber of the Arts, held in the Public Gallery of Athens, Greece.

“INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF PAINTING”

Campulung, Romania.

“Honor to El-Greco”

Group show in the Holy Lord’s Arcade with the Museum of Fine Arts of Crete with the Perfecture of Crete, Heraklion, Crete.

“Reference”

Tribute to N. Kazantzakis with the Museum of N. Kazantzakis, Crete, Greece.

2013

“Le Petit Paris d’ Athenes”

Group Show with the Municipality of Athens, Greece.

“The Body as a place of presence and absence”

Group Show with the University of Crete, held in Andros and Athens, Greece.

“X-Border Art Biennial”

Lulea, Rovaniemi, Severomorsk.

2012

5th International Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China.

Under the theme: “Future and Reality”

2011

“SEXplosions”

@ Booze Cooperatva, Athens, Greece, under the curation of Mr. Rogakos.

International Biennale of Collage and Assemblage

Belgrade, Serbia.

SYMBIOSE ART FESTIVAL

Breda, The Netherlands.

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL FOR THE ARTS, "Parallax AF".

La Galleria, ,London, UK.

The Fringe Festival

"TECHNOPOLIS" Municipality of Athens, Peiraios 100, Gkazi. Participating as part of the Ash in Art Foundation.

Athens Video Art Festival

"TECHNOPOLIS" Municipality of Athens, Greece.

"An-Energy"

Group show held in Ash in Art Foundation, Athens, Greece.

 

2010

"Cross Over"

Festival for the Arts, Syros, Kos, Lesvos, Greece.

"H.A.S.A.P"

Group Show held by the Ash In Art Foundation, Athens, Greece, in order to raise founding and awareness about the Haiti tragedy.

 

2009

"Cross Over"

Festival for the Arts, Athens, Patmos, Ithaca, Greece.

2005

"Sometimes I wonder..."

Performance in Time - Based Space Workshop, Cardiff, UK

"Unfolding the Spiral"

Installation in Time - Based Space Workshop, Cardiff, UK


2004

"Sweet Dreams", "Sweet Dreams Little Girls"

Installations at tactileBosch Art Gallery, Cardiff, UK, as part of the group exhibition "Diversities".

"So Long Grandpa"

Audio - Visual Installation in Time - Based Space Workshop, Cardiff, UK.

 

2001

"The Big Baby of the Family"

Installation at Jacob's Market Art Gallery, Cardiff, UK, as part of the group exhibition "Pick and Mix"

"Bitter, Confused and Lonely"

Installation at Jacob's Market Art Gallery, Cardiff, UK.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:

"Painting with the Children in Bangladesh"

Lecture on Symbols and Psychological and Social Extensions in Children's Painting based on the art workshops held in Paril Nawada. The lecture was given to the annual Pan-Hellenic Conference of Visual Art Teachers in the Athens School of Fine Arts in September, to the Municipality of Elefsina in October, and the Open University of Kifissia in December.

Conducting the art workshop "Learning from the child", with children aged 5 to 12.
Nowsha-Najib Environment Development Foundation, Paril Nowada, Bangladesh.

Volunteer art teaching in adults of special needs
Municipality of Athens, Greece

Art Teacher in both adult and children groups

Painting Workshop of the City Council of N. Philadelphia, Athens, Greece.

Organizing and currating the group exhibition "Diversities".

tactileBosch Art Gallery, Cardiff, UK.

Talk about the "Archaic Smile".

Theatre of Cardiff School of Art and Design, UWIC, Cardiff, UK.

Voluntary teaching

Woodlands High School, Ely, Cardiff, UK.
Painting and sculpture teaching to children of special needs 6 to 18 years old. The project set was drawing and woodcarving based on African and Aboriginal Art.

 

 

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