MYRTO XANTHOPOULOU


Myrto Xanthopoulou was born in Helsinki in 1981 and studied at the Athens School of Fine Arts. In May 2013 she presented her first solo exhibition, ‘The Battleship’ at Elika Gallery, Athens followed by her second solo show, ‘sing’ in November of 2015.  She lives and works in Athens, Greece.

Education

2004-2009: Athens School of Fine Arts (Third painting studio), Athens

2000-2004: Bachelor of Arts, Art History, Deree College, Athens

Solo Exhibitions

2018 Rendering the Sky, Elika Gallery, Athens

2015 sing, Elika Gallery, Athens

2013 The Battleship, Elika Gallery, Athens

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018

Privilege, Monitor Fest 2018, Iraklion Crete. Curated by Chrysanthi Koumianaki

The Symptom Projects #9 – Τα δημώδη, Amfissa. Curated by Apostolis Artinos

Routes in Marpissa 2018, Walking the dog on the salt, Marpissa, Paros. Curated by Despina Zefkili

Stopping Point, Daily Lazy, Athens, GR. Curated by Kostis Velonis

2017

Landscape Revisited, Elika Gallery, Athens

Bolero, Eos Gallery, Athens. Curated by Maria Ikonomopoulou and Els Vanden Meersch

Art-Athina 2017, Elika Gallery, Athens

2016

Regarding Nicolas Calas, Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens. Curated by Tereza Papamichali.

The Equilibrists, Benaki Museum, Athens. Organized by the DESTE Foundation and the New Museum, New York in collaboration with the Benaki Museum. Curated by Gary Carrion-Murayari and Helga Christoffersen with Massimiliano Gioni.

The Day After the First Day, curated by Vassilis Papageorgiou and Danai Giannoglou, Enterprize Projects, Athens.

2015

Curious Artefacts, curated by Becky Campbell, The Artwall, Athens.

2014

Artissima 2014 with Elika Gallery, Turin.

Reverb: New Art from Greece, curated by Eirene Efstathiou and Evita Tsokanta, School of Fine Arts, Boston.

Art-Athina 2014, Elika Gallery, Athens.

Receptor: Into the Sack, curated by Sofia Simaki and Ioanna Myrka, CAMP, Contemporary Art Meeting Point, Athens.

2013

Synthesis, curated by Christina Petrinou, Francoise Heitsch Gallery, Munich.

Afresh: A new generation of greek artists, curated by D. Vitali, D. Dragona, T. Pandi, National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST), Athens.

Desk Issues, 3 137 at Sluice Art Fair, London.

Thrills and Chills, curated by Christina Androulidaki & Daily Lazy, CAN Christina Androulidaki Gallery, Athens.

Kodra Fresh 2013: Floating Walls, curated by Vasilis Zografos, Action Field Kodra, Thessaloniki.

Art-Athina 2013, Elika Gallery, Athens.

Ti kontepsa na sterithw, curated by Theofilos Trampoulis Salon de Vortex, Athens.

…, curated by Galini Notti, 3137 project space, Athens.

2012

How to draw a dog, curated by Myrto Xanthopoulou, 3137 project space, Athens.

Stage design of the theatre performance “the Chickens and the Fleas”, a rpoject by Nova Melancholia directed by Vasilis Noulas, Athens.

2011

Whatever Melts Into Air is Solid, curated by Galini Notti, Elika Gallery, Athens.

Installation at Empros theatre as part of the One Day Residency project by Kinisi Mavilli.

Studios, curated by Evangelia Ledaki, Evita Tsokanta and Galini Notti, TAF, The Art Foundation, Athens.

2010

Visit, curated by Kosmas Nikolaou, Katakouzinos Foundation, Athens.

Walk the Line, curated by Marios Spiliopoulos, Greek Film Centre.

The Sotiria Plan, curated by Panos Papadopoulos, Sotiria Hospital.

2009

Rooms, curated by Lina Tsikouta, organized by Kappatos Gallery, Saint George Lucabetus Hotel, Athens.

2007

Work site, ACT ART, AKTOR Construction Company.

2006

What Remains is Future, organised by a.antonopoulou.art, Old Patras Arsakeion (group project participation).

Publications

2012

Five proposals for the problem of the mouth, Kaput online magazine

Teflon poetry magazine