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RÉSUMÉ

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

2008-2009: MFA Utrecht School of the Art Faculty of the Arts and Design

2007: Central Saint Martin’s College of Art and Design
Short course on Drawing Animation


1997-2002: School of Fine and Applied Art of the Aristoteliou University of Thessalonica in Greece
BA in Fine Arts. Classes on human anatomy, engraving, and photography classes.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

  • Palio ksithadiko - "Εστι-αζω" audiovisual action - The yard residency - Limassol, Cyprus

2016

  • Tag studio - “Wonderings of the (un)conscious mind” - Limassol, Cyprus

2015

  • Όαση space for visual experimantations - “Drawing as a verb” - Limassol, Cyprus

2010

Palio ksithadiko - “Drawing performance” - Limassol, Cyprus

2008

  • Ruan Gallery -  “The Keyhole” - Limassol, Cyprus

2007 

  • Gallery Diatopos - Nicosia, Cyprus

2005

  • Pantheon Gallery - Nicosia, Cyprus

2003

  • Gallery Kypriaki Gonia - Larnaca, Cyprus

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
Larnaca Biennale


2015
“The Drawing room”, Ruan Gallery


2012

  • A series of Paradox Episodes: episode1: The Local Search, Konteiner, Limassol, Cyprus


2010

  • “No-Body” performance festival, Nicosia, Cyprus

  • 2nd Experimental Film Festival, Strange Screen at Center of Performing Arts MITOS, Limassol, Cyprus


2009

  • “Red Crosse”, Ruan Gallery

  • “Salad Bowl”, Helsinki, Finland

  • “Common Site Come Inside”, Utrecht, The Netherlands

  • “Blauwe Huis” workshop, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


2008

  • Animal Estate”, Cassco Gallery, Utrecht, The Netherlands

  • “SIM Residency”, SIM Gallery,  Reykjavik, Iceland

  • Rosl Art Show, Royal Over-Seas League, London, U.K.


2007

  • Selected to participate in the Biennale of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean

  • “Anonymous Drawing Show Berlin”, Berlin, Germany

  • “All Women 4 you”, Art Studio 55, Pegasus Art Foundation, Limassol, Cyprus


2006

  • “Breaking the Mould”, Helsinki, Finland

  • “Cyprus participation at the Beijing Biennale”, Rouan Gallery, Limassol Cyprus

  • “Group exhibition”, Rouan Gallery, Limassol, Cyprus


2005

  • Participation at the 2nd Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China

  • “Mine Art”, Limassol, Cyprus


2004

  • Young Women Artist at Keravan Museum, Helsinki Finland

  • Engraving exhibition, Limassol Cyprus

  • Represented Cyprus in the United Body Bear exhibition of the symbol of Berlin.

  • “Prepare your luggage”, Nicosia, Cyprus


2003

  • Participation at the 22nd Biennale of Alexandria, Egypt

  • Group exhibition at Macedonia Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessalonica Greece


2002

  • School of Fine Arts Heraklion Crete

 

PERFORMANCES

2019

  • IVAC Images and Views of Alternative Cinema, 18 - 24.02.2019, Nicosia, Cyprus

  • “Voicemail” visual performance with choreographer Melina Sofokleous at the 19th Cyprus Choreography Platform at Rialto Theater, Limassol, Cyprus

  • Dance waves festival, 9-10.11.19, Nicosia Cyprus

2018

  • “σημείωση εν-όρασης”
    Performers: Christina Papakyriakou, Julia Georgiadou, Costantina Peter Msic
    Performance: Dimidtris Spyrou
    Dramaturgy: Costantina Peter


  • “artist - artist too”
    Choreography by Eleana Ioannou, Limassol Open House Festival, Cyprus


  • “εστια-ζω”
    Performance/mixage by Christina Papakyriakou
    “the yeartresidency programme”, 30.11.18 at Palio Ksidadiko, Limassol, Cyprus

2016

  • “Eros Praksi Proti”
    Performers: Rodoula Gouliambery and Christina Papakyriakou
    Art director: Julia Georgiadou
    10-12 June, Kakogianis Theater, Athens ,Greece


  • “Visual and Oral stories Part 3”
    Music – Performance: Dimitris Spyrou
    26 June, Nicosia, Cyprus

    2015

  • “Visual and oral stories”
    Music: Dimitris Spyrou
    Live drawing: Christina Papakyriakou
    5 & 6 May “the yard residency”, Palio Ksidadiko, Limassol, Cyprus
    8 May, Ananas 8 bit, Paphos, Cyprus
    15 May, Windcraft music center Nicosia, Cyprus


  • “Eros Praksi Proti”
    Performers: Rodoula Gouliambery, Christina Papakyriakou
    Art director: Julia Georgiadou
    Music: Tasos Kokinidis
    19&20 September, WE Thessalonika, Greece

2014

  • “O Pano kai o Kato”
    Performers: Rodoula Gouliambery, Christina Papakyriakou, Christos Kissas.
    12 & 13 September, “the yard residency”, Palio Ksidadiko, Limassol, Cyprus

 

RESIDENCIES

  • 2004: DAAD Program Berlin Germany

  • 2007:  Hospitalfield /  Aberdeen  – Scotland

  • 2008: SIM Reykjavik Iceland

 

TEACHING

  • 2015-2019: Art classes at Όαση space for visual experimentations, Limassol, Cyprus

  • 2013-2014:Art teacher, Cyprus Ministry of Education 

  • 2009-2011: Lecturer, Cyprus Ministry of Education

  • 2003-2005: Art teacher, Mesa Geitonia Municipality, Cyprus