Untitled, 2015, oil on wood, 42 x 42 cm

20.01.2016 - 27.02.2016

Yannis Malegiannakis

evening then and evening now

The exhibition contemplates the transition from day to night, not so much in terms of time, but rather in relation to the spatial aspect, the evening space. The margin between day and night is displayed as a moment of sensitive lucidity outlined through a new series of paintings divided in three subsections. In the horizons, […]

artist's book: syn[chrono]sides, Anastasia Mina & Maria Ikonomopoulou

22.12.2015 - 09.01.2016

artist’s book: syn[chrono]sides

Anastasia Mina & Maria Ikonomopoulou

© Anastasia Mina (1986, Pafos, CY)  Maria Ikonomopoulou (1961, Kalamata, GR) syn[chrono]sides syn=together chrono=time sides=sides Elika Gallery presents syn[chrono]sides, an artist’s book by Anastasia Mina and Maria Ikonomopoulou. Comprising six abstract drawings by each artist and a collaborative one, the book is the result of the collaboration between the two artists, who based in London […]

Afternoon, 2015

11.11.2015 - 19.12.2015

Myrto Xanthopoulou

sing

Elika Gallery presents the second solo show of Myrto Xanthopoulou, ‘sing’. The title of the exhibition encapsulates both the order’s fierceness as well as a motivation’s tenderness. The need for it is urgent, it is a method of resistance and of survival. Words form the core of the exhibiton. Their repetition is an act of […]

Untitled, 2015, glazed ceramic and wood, 20 x 50 x 55 cm

01.10.2015 - 07.11.2015

Irini Bachlitzanaki

Emergent Qualities

Bachlitzanaki’s sculptures – embellished ceramic copies of the porcelain parts employed by Greece’s electricity supply company, a totemic structure where these forms are modified and reformulated, manipulated motifs that derive from the tradition of local wood carving, ornamental shapes and patterns combined with objects from the fields of industry and mass production – all operate […]

Jack Burton, Lovers Poster, 2015, solvent print on poster paper, 80 x 53 cm

23.04.2015 - 06.06.2015

Jack Burton

Kelly

In his first solo exhibition at Elika Gallery, Jack Burton presents a series of photographs that revolve around themes of love, lust, sensuality and longing. Individually the photographs capture a glimpse of a fictional romantic scenario, viewed sequentially they act as clues that build up a love story of sorts. The main body of the […]

Stealth

05.03.2015 - 18.04.2015

Pantelis Chandris

Stealth

Elika gallery presents Pantelis Chandris’ new solo exhibition, Stealth. The word stealth is used both colloquially and in the context of the contemporary military and arms industry to describe an action that takes place in secrecy; under wraps. The term is employed in order to characterize an activity that is difficult, almost impossible to detect […]

Work

22.01.2015 - 28.02.2015

Work

Elika gallery, from the 22nd of January to the 28th of February presents the group exhibition Work. With a focus on the idea of labour, the exhibition brings together works by ten artists who make direct or indirect use of craft, aiming to illustrate its recurrence in contemporary artistic practice and explore its significance. Recent […]

Vangelis Gokas, A upside down, 2014, oil on wood, 45 x 35 cm

18.11.2014 - 10.01.2015

Vangelis Gokas

For the expansion of the field of struggle

In his third solo show at Elika Gallery, Vangelis Gokas presents a new series of works, through which he elaborates upon his research on the dialectic between the act of painting, in its attempt to capture and interpret the world around him, and his surrounding environment on which he repeatedly, obsessively even, draws for inspiration. […]

The Souvenir, 2014, pencil on paper, 40 x 51,5 cm

24.09.2014 - 01.11.2014

Nikos Kanarelis

Quiet Life

Through a series of new works composed of twelve drawings Kanarelis presents a journey towards the truth, a truth bound to a genuine subjective point of view of the familiar and the object. Executed in pencil, and with great emphasis placed on detailed representation, the still lives on show seem real and tangible, while at […]

Through, 2014, scrap wood fragments, string and enamel paint, 90 x 220 x 40 cm

05.06.2014 - 12.07.2014

Nikos Sepetzoglou

I HAVE A DIVER DOWN II

Elika Gallery presents the second solo show of Nikos Sepetzoglou, who once again raises the flag of the nautical communication code ‘I have a diver down’. Divers, diving suits and nautical flags build up the exhibition, which serves as an allegory of the relationship between the individual and the market. At a time when individual […]