Art news from ‘Greece’

AD Gallery: MARIA POLYZOIDOU | Solo Show

MARIA POLYZOIDOU | Solo Show OPENING: Wednesday, 06.03.2013, 20:00 – 22:00  On Wednesday, March 6th at 20:00 AD Gallery opens the second solo show of Maria Polyzoidou. The artist in this body of work systematizes a method that allows the historical and pictorialevent to coexist in a unique result. From the very beginning she defines […]

AD Gallery, Athens: XAVIER NOIRET-THOME | LAST DAYS OF THE SHOW: Bloated Faces & Pop-up | GR

Xavier Noiret-Thomé | BLOATED FACES & POP-UP LAST DAYS OF THE SHOW The Anarchist (from the Bloated Faces series), 2012,  mixed media on canvas, 170 Χ 140 cm Duration until Saturday, March 2, 2013 Visiting hours: Tuesday-Friday 12:00 – 21:00, Saturday: 12:00 – 16:00 AD Gallery 3, Pallados str.Psirri 105 54 Athens, Greece www.adgallery.gr

Open call for media art from Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey

ArtUP! – Media Art in Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey Open call for media art submissions  Exhibition PARABOLE ArtUP! – Media Art in Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey, a project of the Goethe-Institut in those three countries, is releasing an open call for artists from Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey to take part in the new media art […]

Bernier-Eliades Gallery: Dionisis Kavallieratos, solo exhibition

DIONΙSIS KAVALLIERATOS "The son of the eagle breaks his legs.  The son of the eagle walks with his hands. " November 22, 2012 – January 17, 2013 Bernier-Eliades Gallery, is pleased to present the solo exhibition of Dionisis Kavallieratos on Thursday, November 22, 20:00-22:00. Dionisis Kavellieratos was born in 1979 in Athens. He lives and […]

AD gallery: Nelly’s – Un nouveau regard

ΔΕΛΤΙΟ ΤΥΠΟΥ NELLY’S Un nouveau regard (1899-1998) On Saturday, November 10 at noon AD gallery opens a solo show-tribute to Nelly’s (also known as Elli Sougioultzoglou-Seraidari, 1899 Aydin, Asia Minor – 1998 Athens, Greece) entitled Un nouveau regard (A new glance). In the exhibition will be presented a series of works of the historical Greek […]

ArtUP! Media art in Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey

ArtUP! Media art in Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey A project initiated by the Goethe Institut ArtUp! is a new online platform about media art in Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey. The platform aims to establish an online structure that will inform on the diverse media art scenes in the three countries and also on the different […]

Kostis Velonis at the group show “Newtopia: The State of Human Rights”, Mechelen, Belgium

Kostis Velonis at the group show: Newtopia: The State of Human Rights  Duration until December 10, 2012 Mechelen, Belgium Venues: Cultural Centre Mechelen, Scheppers Institute, Academy of Fine Arts, Town hall, The Old Meat Market, Museum Hof of Busleyden, Lamot Conference and Heritage Centre www.newtopia.be Art and human rights?! Be it the right to life, liberty, […]

STEVE GIANAKOS | Solo Show at AD Gallery, Athens GR

STEVE GIANAKOS Solo Show AD gallery opens the new season with a solo show by Steve Gianakos, on Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 at 20:00. Steve Gianakos has been exhibiting in New York since 1966, when pop art was at its peak. He has received many awards and grants, among which the Guggenheim award in 1996. […]

TAF, Athens: UTOPRAXIA

UTOPRAXIA 21.06 – 02.09.2012 Admission free Opening hours: Mon-Fri 11.30-21.00, Sat-Sun 11.30-17.00 TAF is pleased to present the exhibition Utopraxia which opens on Thursday, June 21st and will run until September 2nd, 2012. The exhibition Utopraxia refers to the moment when a seemingly unrealizable intension becomes real. In a minimum amount of time there is […]

Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens: The House

KATERINA ZACHAROPOULOU The House 31 May – 5 July, 2012 The Bernier/Eliades Gallery is pleased to present the third solo exhibition by Katerina Zacharopoulou. Katerina Zacharopoulou’s new show, entitled "The House", follows her latest body of work “Petronella Oortman” presented in May and June 2011 at the Bey Hammam in Thessaloniki (Curator: Tsiaras Syrago). It […]

HYDRA SCHOOL PROJECTS: (O)ikea

HYDRA SCHOOL PROJECTS PRESEnT (O)ikea STELIOS ALExAKIS DImITRIOS AnTOnITSIS CHRISTIAn ASCHmAn TARJEI bODIn LARSEn OLE mARTIn LunD bØ RADu COmŞA KOnSTAnTIn KAKAnIAS RYuSuKE KIDO CHRISTInA KOuTSOSPYROu & ARAn HuGHES KOnSTAnTInOS LADIAnOS

VOLTA 8 / BASEL: THE VOLTA SHOW

THE VOLTA SHOW  VOLTA 8 / BASEL 11 – 16 June 2012                       C. DELIDIMOS – C. VENETIS TinT gallery / Booth B1  TinT gallery is participating in THE VOLTA SHOW / VOLTA8, Basel (11 – 16.06.2012), presenting the latest works by CHRISTOS DELIDIMOS and […]

TinT Gallery, Thessaloniki: Landschaft

Landschaft Vangelis Gokas, Maria Kriara, Eva Marathaki, Nina Papaconstantinou, Eleni Riga, Vassiliea Stylianidou, Yiorgis Yerolymbos, Vassilis Vassilakakis 24 MAY – 30 JUNE 2012 TinT Gallery 13 Chrys. Smyrnis Street, 546 22, Thessaloniki, Greece  

Benaki Museum, Athens: Edy Ferguson. Selected Works 1993–Present

Edy Ferguson, She's Trying to Disappear, 1998. Sound and video installation, 144 x 72 x 96 inches. Edy Ferguson Selected Works 1993–Present 1 June–29 July 2012 Benaki Museum 138 Pireos Street Athens, Greece www.benaki.gr Edy Ferguson's presentation at the Benaki Museum is a collective and comprehensive installation that articulates different areas of energy of Ferguson's […]

1st Edition of the Santorini Biennale of Arts

THE SANTORINI BIENNALE OF ARTS The Founding Director and the organizing team of the Biennale of Santorini have the great pleasure to announce the inaugural Santorini Biennale of Arts, taking place on the island between 01 July 2012 to 30 Sept 2012. The Biennale is the idea of artist, designer and economist Kikos Papadopoulos; supported […]

Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens: CARROLL DUNHAM

CARROLL DUNHAM April 26 – May 25, 2012 Opening Thursday April 26, 20:00-22:00 The Bernier/Eliades Gallery is pleased to present the first solo exhibition in Greece of paintings by Carroll Dunham. Carroll Dunham (b.1949, Connecticut) is widely acclaimed from the late 1970s for his conceptual and emotional approach to painting which wavers between the figurative […]

Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki: Painting

Apostolos Georgiou Painting     10/03/2012 – 29/04/2012 Curators: Denys Zacharopoulos Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art Egnatia 154 (on the grounds of Thessaloniki International Fair) 546 36 THESSALONIKI www.mmca.org.gr

Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki: Rue de l’Ouest 100

Rue de l'Ouest 100. Mec Art Graphic 1972     23/03/2012 – 27/05/2012 Curators: Denys Zacharopoulos Co-Organizers: Museum Alex Mylona Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art Egnatia 154 (on the grounds of Thessaloniki International Fair) 546 36 THESSALONIKI GREECE www.mmca.org.gr

BERNIER/ELIADES Gallery, Athens: ULRICH RÜCKRIEM

ULRICH RÜCKRIEM March 15 – April 19, 2012 Bernier/Eliades Gallery is pleased to present Ulrich Rückriem’s fourth solo exhibition. This new show, will feature large scale sculptures, models and color floor sculptures. Ulrich Rückriem was born in 1938 in Düsseldorf, Germany. He is widely known for his massive abstract stone sculptures in pure forms, design […]

Frissiras Museum, Athens: FACE TO FACE: THE ARTISTS AND THE COLLECTOR

Face to Face: The artists and the collector 7 March 2012- 30 July 2012 Frissiras Museum presents, at its building at 3 Monis Asteriou, Plaka, the painting exhibition “Face to Face: The artists and the collector” The exhibition is an ambitious attempt to depict the extremely complex and peculiar relationship between the collector Vlassis Frissiras […]

Nroom artspace Tokyo: Vanessa Anastaspoulou solo show

Nroom artspace Tokyo 2012.3.3 (Sat) – 3.18 (Sun) Vanessa Anastaspoulou -rites of passage- open: 14:00 – 20:00 (last day until 18:00); closed on Wed. Thur to Friday until 21:00. Magicians we become and materials become our wand! Creating seemingly imaginary worlds with alchemy, we transform and transubstantiate what we know, striving to embrace reality through […]

Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens: MARQUIS D’ OCTAN

JONATHAN MEESE January 12 – March 1, 2012 The Bernier/Eliades Gallery is proud to present the latest body of work by Jonathan Meese in the exhibition: “MARQUIS D’ OCTAN (MISS MEESI-P-EGGY DOC DOGGY PIGGY DICK DICKSON DICK DUCKY IS IN TOWN)”. It is the artist’s first show in Greece and includes a series of new […]

International weekend: Nancy Stamatopoulou – Sugar Slave

  Sugar Slave from nancy Stamatopoulou on Vimeo. "Sugar taste" Stasis is a dream state To dream of seeing or eating sugar implies that you are prohibiting yourself from experiencing joy, happiness, and satisfaction. To see a sugar cube in your dream indicates that you should enjoy life rather than being too strict. Her sugar […]

Athens: ReMap3

An international contemporary art programme Kerameikos-Metaxourgeio, Athens, Greece 12 September–30 October 2011 Opening: Monday 12 September, 17:00 www.remapkm.org ReMap is an international contemporary art platform open and free to the public, which is held bi-annually in the area of Kerameikos-Metaxourgeio in Athens, in tandem with the Athens Biennial. It is organized by ReMapKM, a not-for-profit […]

Contemporary Art Center of Thessaloniki

Hayv Kahraman, "Folding Large Sheet," 2008. Oil on linen, 132 x 218.4cm. Courtesy Hanan Sayed Worrell, Abu Dhabi, UAE. Disquieting Muses 5 July–4 September 2011 Contemporary Art Center of Thessaloniki Warehouse B1, Thessaloniki port area, Greece www.cact.gr Curator: Syrago Tsiara, Director CACT State Museum of Contemporary Art 21st Kolokotroni str. Stavroupoli 56430, Thessaloniki, Greece T […]