Eleni Theofilaktou

Born in Skydra, Greece
Lives and works in Thessaloniki, Greece

Education

2001-2002
MA in Fine Arts, University of East London, UK
1991-1992
BA in Fine Arts – Printing, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR
1986-1992
BA in Fine Arts – Painting, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR
1983-1985
BA in Drama, R.Pateraki Drama School, Thessaloniki, GR

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2013
Paranomies, TinT gallery – Thessaloniki GR
2008
Νewslater, Antonopoulou gallery – Αthens GR
2007
Darling, I’m Clearing Up, TinT gallery – Thessaloniki GR
2004
Beautiful, Angelic, Enchanting World, TinT gallery – Thessaloniki GR
2003
Margari gallery – Amphilohia GR
2003
Hellenic Centre – London UK
1998
TinT gallery – Thessaloniki GR

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2011
Art Athina ’11, TinT gallery participation – Athens GR
2011
They do it with mirrors, Tint gallery – Thessaloniki GR
2011
Visualization, Kakoyiannis Foundation – Athens GR
2010
Art Athina ’10, Antonopoulou gallery participation – Athens GR
2009
Art Athina ’09, TinT gallery participation – Athens GR
2008
Panorama Art, State Museum of Contemporary Art – Thessaloniki GR
2008
Art Athina ’08, Antonopoulou gallery participation – Athens GR
2007
Quiet Time, Katherine Nash gallery – Minnesota USA
2006
Drawing Screen, Film Museum – Thessaloniki GR
2006
Por Amor a Arte gallery – Porto PR
2005
Mail Art Project, TinT gallery in collaboration with Inge Baecker gallery, Goethe Institute – Thessaloniki GR
2005
Hellenic Foundation for Culture – Berlin GER
2005
Spanischer Bau – Cologne GER
2004
COSMOPOLIS, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art – Thessaloniki GR
2003
A 8 Wo-men Show, Por Amor a Arte gallery – Porto PR
2002
MiArt, TinT gallery participation – Millano IT
2001
Art Athina ’01, TinT gallery participation – Athens GR
2000
Art Athina ’00, Epikentro gallery participation – Athens GR
1999
Greek Artists – Marseilles FR
1997
Emerged Artists – Schewtzingen GER
1997
Greek and Turkish Artists – Istanbul TUR
1997
Kolong Classic ’97 – Nice SRB
1996
4th International Biennale Miniature Arts – Gornji Milanovac SRB

Installations (selection)

2011
TinT Gallery – Thessaloniki GR
1999
3rd ESTET Video, organization the 40th Film Festival, port of Thessaloniki GR
1998
Europartrain – Amsterdam NL
1998
It’s not such a comfortable position, Municipal art gallery of Thessaloniki GR
1997
De Valigia, Cultural Capital of Europe ’97 – Thessaloniki GR

Performances (selection)

2012
The Time, studio Pirinas – Thessaloniki GR
2011
From the beginning, Lazaristes Festival – Thessaloniki GR
2010
Allowed in 19 meters, Pavlou Mela Campus – Thessaloniki GR
2009
 Automatic Writing, IRIS (Stavroupoli) – Thessaloniki GR
2006
Who man tradition, Center of Contemporary Art – Thessaloniki GR
2006
Made in In, D624 gallery – Athens GR
2003
Den mi niaz an mi vleps, National Museum of Contemporary Art – Thessaloniki GR

Curating

2000 – 1999
Visual Défilé, Biennale International Design – St. Etienne FR
& 40th Thessaloniki International Film Festival – GR

Teaching

1992-Present
Teacher of art in secondary schools – Thessaloniki GR
2007-2010
Professor Assistant in Fine Arts, School of Fine Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki – GR
1997-1998
Associate Lecturer of Freehand Drawing, School of Architecture, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki – GR

Illustrations (books & posters)

2008
Maria Eustathiadi, “To Kokkino Xenodoheio”, Kedros Publishers
2006
Poster for DameBlance theatre company, “Ithaca” by D.Dimitriadis
1996
Vassilis Chatzivasiliou, “Ta mystika tis Gis”, Paratiritis Publishers

Book presentations

2012
Elena Pegka, “Sfihtes Zones kai Alla Dermata” – Thessaloniki GR
2010
Meri Georgiou, “Nipenthes” – Thessaloniki GR

Shop window designs

2011
Fena Fresh Fashion Shop – Thessaloniki GR

Interviews (selection)

To Vima magazine, newspaper Eleftherotypia, Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation ERT3.