Art news from ‘Athens’

AD Gallery, Athens: YIANNIS THEODOROPOULOS – solo show

YIANNIS THEODOROPOULOS AD Gallery opens the solo show of Yiannis Theodoropoulos on Wednesday, September 24 at 20:00.  Yiannis Theodoropoulos is a special case in contemporary Greek photography. In the images he presents in his 6th solo show the artist continues, as in his previous shows, to focus on the interior of his home, palpitating his […]

AD Gallery: Vehicles

STEVEN C. HARVEY “Vehicles” AD Gallery opens the solo show of Steven C. Harvey entitled Vehicles on Thursday, May 22 at 20:00. The artist will present new drawings from the series by the same name that he has shown in his solo show in MUDAM Luxembourg in 2012 and in 2013 at Visions: an Atmosphere […]

AD Gallery: The Future Lies Behind Us

NIKOS MARKOU & KOSTIS VELONIS | The Future Lies Behind Us  OPENING: Wednesday, 09.04.2014, 20:00-22:00 AD Gallery opens the double solo show of the sculptor Kostis Velonis and the photographer Nikos Markou entitled The Future Lies Behind Us on Wednesday,  April 9 at 20:00. It consists of two parallel solo shows that enter into dialogue. […]

AD Gallery: The Future Lies Behind Us

Kostis Velonis & Nikos Markou “The Future Lies Behind Us” AD Gallery opens the double solo show of the sculptor Kostis Velonis and the photographer Nikos Markou entitled The Future Lies Behind Us on Wednesday,    April 9 at 20:00. In a previous show presented at the gallery entitled Art in the Time of Collapse […]

AD Gallery, Athens GR: Yiorgos Kordakis – 10.000 American Movies

AD Gallery opens the sixth solo show of the photographer Yiorgos Kordakis entitled 10.000 American Movies on Friday, February 21 at 20:00. Kordakis has started working on these photographic series in 2009, when he decided to explore whether his wandering in the USA, in new, unknown to him territories, would possibly refresh his mind and […]


"IRRATIONAL NAVIGATIONS" | Group show OPENING: Friday, 20.12.2013, 20:00-22:00 Image: Anastassis Stratakis, Godspeed you black empress!, 2008-'10, oil on glass, 50 Χ 40 cm AD Gallery opens the group show entitled “Irrational Navigations” on Friday, December 20 at 20:00. The Pop surrealism art movement has as a starting point the Underground movement, developed in Los […]

AD Gallery: An Endless Present

ANASTASIS STRATAKIS | An Endless Present OPENING: Wednesday, 06.11.2013, 20:00 – 22:00 AD Gallery presents the first solo show by Anastasis Stratakis in Athens entitled “An Endless Present” on Wednesday, November 6 at 20:00. In his “images” Stratakis uses two kinds of drawing, the digital and the traditional with pencils and ink. The viewer is […]

AD gallery: Zen Garden

NIKOS PAPADOPOULOS “Zen Garden” AD gallery is hosting the new solo show by Nikos Papadopoulos entitled “Zen Garden”, where a series of works on paper are presented that all have in common the theme of nature.  In this series of works Nikos Papadopoulos deals with the Japanese monastic rock gardens. From these gardens any kind […]

Frissiras Museum, Athens: The Deceit of the Flesh

The Deceit of the Flesh 15.05 – 27.10.2013 Frissiras museum presents from May 15, 2013 to October 27, 2013 at the building of 3 Monis Asteriou the group exhibition entitled “The Deceit of the Flesh”. This exhibition constitutes juxtaposition between the

National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST), Athens: Hybrid stories

Hybrid stories, from the EMST collection 27/06/2013 – 15/09/2013 Curated By: Stamatis Schizakis HILL GARY, URA ARU (the backside exists), 1985-1986, Colour videotape, with sound Duration 28΄30΄΄ Purchased in 2000 Inv. No. 60/2000 © Photo: Electronic Arts Intermix, New York The National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) presents from the 27th of June until the […]

National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens: Hybrid Stories from the EMST collection

Dimitris Kozaris Hybrid Stories from the EMST collection Duration: 27.06 – 15.09.2013 Curated by Stamatis Schizakis National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) The Athens Conservatory 17-19 Vas. Georgiou II & Rigillis St., Athens GR The National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) presents from the 27th of June until the 15th of September 2013 the […]

Goethe Institut Athens: OPEN CALL for Bulgarian, Greek and Turkish artists

ArtUP! Media art in Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey A project initiated by Goethe-Institut Call for projects 'Home/s', media art exhibition Deadline for submissions: 26 July 2013

AD Gallery, Athens: A Thesis on the Shelf

ELIAS KAFOUROS “A Thesis on the Shelf” April 25 – June 8, 2013 Elias Kafouros, Somehow, 2012, digital print, ink and acrylic on archival paper, 100 X 190 cm AD gallery opens the solo show of Elias Kafouros entitled “A Thesis on the Shelf” on Thursday, April 25 at 8 pm.

Bernier-Eliades Gallery, Athens: Lari Pittman

Lari Pittman April 11 – May 25, 2013 Bernier-Eliades Gallery, in the old center of Athens, is pleased to present an exhibition of new works by the American artist Lari Pittman, on Thursday, 11 April, 18:00-22:00. It is the first time the artist presents a solo exhibition in Greece.

Frissiras Museum, Athens: Painting I – Eclectic affinities

Α Τrilogy of Painting. European Painting Affinities at the Frissiras Museum. The fifty year period in European painting (1960 – 2010) reflected in the three exhibitions of the trilogy entitled The Trilogy of Painting. European Painting Affinities, organi zed by the Frissiras Museum from 2013 – 2015, does not merely constitutes the core of its […]

AD Gallery, Athens: YIORGOS KORDAKIS – 1st Place

YIORGOS KORDAKIS – 1st Place at the 6th Photography Masters Cup Awards | AD Gallery, Athens GR AD gallery is pleased to announce that the photographer Yiorgos Kordakis has been awarded the 1st Place-Outstanding Achievement at the 6th Photography Masters Cup Awards hosted in February 2013 in New York. In these international awards, in which […]

Bernier-Eliades Gallery, Athens: VALÉRIE MANNAERTS

VALÉRIE MANNAERTS March 8 – April 6, 2013 The Bernier-Eliades Gallery is pleased to  present Valérie Mannaerts’ solo show in  Athens, on Friday, March 8, 18.00-22.00. The artist will be present at the opening. Valérie Mannaerts (b.Belgium, 1974) extends the medium of collage to include three- dimensional objects. Working with a variety of different materials […]

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

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 […]

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. […]


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 […]

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 Edy Ferguson's presentation at the Benaki Museum is a collective and comprehensive installation that articulates different areas of energy of Ferguson's […]