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January 31, 2019

EVERY BUILDING ON (THE WAY HOME): Exhibition extension until 09/02/2019

Hey all, great news! The exhibition “Athens under the microscope” where I participate with my work EVERY BUILDING ON (THE WAY HOME) has been extended until Saturday 9th of February. See you there!

January 25, 2019

Artist Talk and Presentation of my work “THE WAY HOME” at FokiaNou Art Space

On Saturday 26th of January at 6.30 pm. I will be presenting my work “(EVERY BUILDING ON) THE WAY HOME” at FokiaNou Art Space (Fokianou 24, Pagrati). The presentation is held in the frame of the group exhibition “Athens Under the Microscope” where I participate along with 19 more local and international artists who currently work in Athens. Be there!

January 15, 2019

“(EVERY BUILDING ON) THE WAY HOME” selected to be part of “Athens Under the Microscope” Art Exhibition

My 6-minute video-work (EVERY BUILDING ON) THE WAY HOME will be part of the group exhibition  “Athens Under the Microscope” that will take place at FokiaNou Art Space in Pagrati, Athens, from January 16 - February 2, 2019. The exhibition features artists that focus on the minute details of Athens, to produce a wide array of interpretation in the form of paintings, photography, sculpture, mixed-media work and video. Works were selected by curators Mary Cox and Panagiotis Voulgaris from an open call conducted in the fall of 2018.   

November 29, 2018

VIDEO ART+ Special Screening in Athens

Great News! The program “VIDEO ART+” that was projected last weekend at R2 Gallery in Thessaloniki will be repeated here in Athens. The program includes the works of 12 contemporary video artists and filmmakers from all over the world and it will be followed by a special screening with focus on female artists where I participate with two of my recent works -“Memoty Lane” (2016) and “There is no one online” (2017).

November 23, 2018

Video Installation @ R2 Gallery in Thessaloniki

On 24th of November I will show three of my video works -Memory Lane (2016), (every building on) The way home(2017) and There is no one online (2017) - during a special screening dedicated to women artists in experimental cinema that will take place in the city of Thessaloniki. The screening is part of the 3-day screening event “Balkan On Tour” organized by Balkan Can Kino.

November 09, 2018

Participation at Panel & Discussion “From Alice Guy-Blaché to today: women working in film”

Join us this Saturday, 10th of November, in an open discussion about the problems and challenges women film professionals have to deal with in our everyday practice of art in the contemporary Greek film landscape. The discussion will be held in the frame of the 1st BCK Film Symposium, at Balkan Can Kino screening space, at 5 p.m.

November 03, 2018

Interview to Petros Kontes for the Greek newspaper “Epoxi”

Our interview to Petros Kontes for “Epoxi” newspaper was just published! Along with my friend, colleague and co-organizer of the 1st BCK Film Symposium, Dimitra Mitsaki, we talk about our collective cinema, Balkan Can Kino, our plans and goals, our current and future collaborations, as well as about self-organization and alternative structures of film education in Greece. You can read the full article in the following link (sorry only in Greek):

http://epohi.gr/synergasies-metaxy-anexarthtwn-dhmiourgwn/?fbclid=IwAR2vgynBzU4gtDbm3JpbWbBZF9c79QB4B19f08jSrrHLz42Ki9jjouYRco8

November 01, 2018

1st Film Symposium at Balkan Can Kino

This fall we are organizing, along with the other members of Balkan Can Kino, the 1st Film Symposium that will take place in Athens from 02 to 11 of November 2018. The Symposium will feature panels, screenings, workshops and discussions on contemporary filmmaking and the cinematic art, while it will host groups and individual filmmakers from Greece, Turkey, France and Germany.

Many thanks to MEME Gallery

( https://www.facebook.com/memekeramikou28/?__tn__=K-R&eid=ARAY8hd4Hpxqt0qydo987AmMgVWz30cr8VOeBKbE8_p2000Ab7JHVIWSI8UdALLvuIavzi6YodbId_6v&fref=mentions)

 and Communitism

(https://communitism4art.wordpress.com/) for their help and collaboration!

September 27, 2018

Interview: WomenCineMakers art & indepedent cinema Special Edition

A detailed interview to WomenCineMakers Magazine was just published! I would really like to thank Francis L. Quettier and Dora S. Tennant whose insightful questions not only gave me the opportunity to talk about my latest short film “There is no one online”, but also led to a deep conversation about experimental cinema practices and the future of women filmmakers in the contemporary art scene.

July 30, 2018

“There is no one online” open-air screening

“There is no one online” will be screened as part of Greek Panorama – Open Air Screenings that will take place on Tuesday 31 of July in Rematia Theatre at Chalandri, Greece. The program, curated by members of Balkan Can Kino in cooperation with Our Festival 4,  will present short documentaries, fiction and experimental films made by Greek directors within the last 3 years.

July 28, 2018

BalkanCanKino at Our Festival 4

This year our team “Balkan Can Kino” is officially invited to be part of Our Festival 4, a meeting of independent artists in Rematia Festival, at Chalandri, Greece. During the festival we will be organizing a film workshop for kids on how to make movies with simple media, such as smartphones, tablets and mobile phones, followed by a curated projection of 6 international animated short films. On 31/7 we will also present a selection of films that highlight the contemporary Greek film production.

Entrance is free and you are all welcome!

May 21, 2018

“There is no one online” at WomenCineMakers 2018 - Biennial Edition

Great news! “There is no one online” has been officialy selected to be part of the Biennial Edition of WomenCinemakers 2018!

WomenCinemakers features new media artists and independent filmmakers, opening up a new space for both newcomers and established women directors from around the world to share their powerful films and ideas, encouraging mutual exchange where the filmmakers and critics can converge to discuss the becoming of the film industry.

April 15, 2018

New video work releases! Presentation of video & exhibition at the Italian Cultural Institute.

My newest videos “Volaverunt”, “Al Conde Palatino” and “El sueno de la razon produce monstruos” inspired by the homonymous etching series by Spanish painter Francisco Goya (1746-1828) and made to accopmany the live audiovisual performance “Caprichos de Goya” will be presented on 16&17 of April at the Italian Cultural Institute in Athens, Greece. Celebrating the first presentation of Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco's work “Caprichos de Goya” for solo guitar in Greece by guitarist Nikos Zarkos, I was called along with eight more greek video artists to create new video works in order to develop an innovative dialogue between music and visual art. The event commemorates both the 190th anniversary of Francisco Goya’s death and the 50th anniversary of Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s death and is a co-production of the Italian Cultural Institute, the Cervantes Institute in cooperation with Delta-Pi.

April 13, 2018

“There is no one online” at Trashxploitation Film Festival

My film “There is no one online” will be screened on 14 of April at the closing event of Trashxploitation Film Festival in Communitism space in Athens! The event, curated by Andreea Macea and Vladimir Palibrk, will include an international selection of the festival's archive as well as a program focused on local artists and filmmakers.

March 25, 2018

Backstage photos of my new video-work for “Caprichos de Goya”!

Just a sneak peek with backstage photos during the shooting of my new work for the audio-visual performance “Caprichos de Goya” for solo guitar and video that will be presented on 16&17 of April 2018 at Instituto Italiano Di Cultura, in Athens, Greece. Many thanks to the performer Artemis Manakou and the director of photography Dimitris Panagopoulos who helped me realized the video!

Photo credits: Pietro Radin.

February 22, 2018

“Memory Lane” published at Anima Mundi International Art Festival Catalogue

I am so very happy and honored to see my name and my work published at the beautifully curated catalogue of Anima Mundi International Art Festival that was held from May to November 2017 in Venice, Italy!

January 25, 2018

“There is no one online”: Screening and Q&A at Balkan Can Kino

A special screening followed by Q&A for my new film "There is no one online" here in Athens! The film will be projected along with 5 more experimental shorts by Greek filmmakers on January 26, 21.00 at Balkan Can Kino (Kerameikou 26). Be there!

January 18, 2018

“Mothers” at 6th International Video Poetry Festival

Athens International Video Poetry Festival comes back in January and my video “Mothers” will be part of the 2-day program full of projections, live concerts, video art installations and performances!

The festival is organized and curated by +the Institute [for Experimental Arts] and Void Network and will take place on Fr.19 + Sat. 20 January 2018 at Theatre Empros – Athens.

December 19, 2017

"Memory Lane" published at Athens Digital Arts Festival | 2017 Catalogue

Athens Digital Arts Festival | 2017 Catalogue is now ready! ADAF 2017 | #PostFuture, where I participated with my work “Memory Lane”, took place last May in Athens!

December 15, 2017

"Radiowaves" part of the annual “Snap to Grid” exhibition at LACDA in LA

Opening on 16 December 2017 for the exhibition "Snap to Grid" at LACDA Los Angeles Center for Digital Art where hundreds of single images by various artists will be shown! My work "Radiowaves" (work-in-progress in its early stages) will be among them.
“Radiowaves” is a series of still images captured from video footage of industrial landscapes I shot in the suburbs of Athens (Greece). Mirrored and processed to resemble the black dots of the once fashionable Rorschach test, they welcome any viewer willing to interrogate their shapes.
Exhibition will last until January 6, 2018.

November 27, 2017

“There is no one online” at Jorge Jurado Gallery

Photo during the projection of my film “There is no one online” at Jorge Jurado Gallery in Bogotá Colombia.

November 16, 2017

"I want my hair to be beautiful": from November 17th at "Et tu, Art Brute?" Exhibition in New York

AEG Underground Andrew Edlin Gallery, NYC, New York

November 17, 2017 – January 28, 2018

 

The unconventional exhibition "Et Tu, Art Brute?" opens on November 17th at Andrew Edlin Gallery in New York and my work "Self-portrait: I want my hair to be beautiful" (film still from the video “There is no one online”) will be there among artworks made by artists of different backgrounds and disciplines.
The exhibition will run from 17 November 2017 to 28 January 2018 and all works will be available for sale at a fixed price, no matter their source, aiming to push back against the notions of hierarchy and vetoes in the art world.
 

November 09, 2017

Watching you watching me: “There is no one online” at Art NXT Level Gallery

Watching you watching me! Photos of the installation of my work “There is no one online” during the “Power of the Feminine” exhibition at Art NXT Level Projects /33 Contemporary Gallery in Chicago!

November 07, 2017

"Overexposed" selected at STRANGLOSCOPE experimental Video/Film, Audio, Performance International Festival in Brazil

November 8 – 13, 2017
Florianopolis, Santa Caterina – Brazil

 

Great news! "Overexposed" was selected by Festival Miden to participate along with 7 more video works by Greek artists at The International Sound, Video / Film & Experimental Performance Festival Strangloscope in Brazil!

Celebrating its tenth edition, festival Strangloscope has invited major curators, international festivals and video art platforms from all over the world to present selections from their programs. In this context, Miden prepared the selection “Space to communicate! -Thinking ironically on the concept of Territorialities” curated by Margarita Stavraki.

October 31, 2017

“There is no one online” at ALCHEMIC BODY International Art Exhibition in Colombia this fall

November 01-30, 2017

Jorge Jurado Gallery,Bogotá, Colombia

 

Itsliquid Group, an international platform for contemporary art, invited me to present my work “There is no one online” this fall at the one month exhibition “Alchemic body | Fire . Air . Water . Earth” that will take place at Jorge Jurado Gallery in Bogotá, Colombia!

The exhibition's theme is focused on the concept of transformation and it will run from 1 to 30 November 2017.

October 19, 2017

“There is no one online” selected at “Power of the Feminine” Twisted Oyster Film Festival in Chicago

October 20 – November 10 2017

Art NXT Level Projects /33 Contemporary Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

 

My newest work “There is no one online” was officially selected at Twisted Oyster Film Festival's Video and New Media Art Exhibition that will take place at Art NXT Level Projects /33 Contemporary Gallery in the recognized Zhou Brothers Art Center in Chicago!

The exhibition, which is organized by Kinetic Art Projects and curated by Pia Cruzalegui, will include   video art, installations with a time-based component, web art and performances. This year, the festival is dedicated to time-based media art works by female artists and 15 women/female creators from all around the world will be presented in the show under the theme “The Power of the Feminine”.

October 19, 2017

Opening: ANIMA MUNDI International Art Festival

October 20, 2017

Photos from the opening party of ANIMA MUNDI International Art Festival in Venice where i participate with two video works, "Memory Lane" and "Mothers"!
The exhibition will last until 26 November!

October 16, 2017

ENNEA – PNEUMA (Official Video)

First official video release

October 17, 2017

 

ENNEA are releasing their first official video on October 17 and they chose an extract of my video “Mothers” to accompany their beautiful music! Our great collaboration that started last January is now expanding!

September 13, 2017

"Memory Lane" and "Mothers" selected at Anima Mundi Festival –Visions It’s LIQUID International Art Festival

September 14 – November 26 2017

Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi, Venice, Italy

 

Two of my works, “Memory Lane” and “Mothers” were selected to be part of “Visions”, the third appointment of Anima Mundi International Art Festival that will take place at Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi from September 14 to November 26, in Venice, Italy!

The program, an international selection of video art, photography, painting, sculpture/installation and performance art works is curated by Luca Curci and Andrea Chinellato.

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