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KRYSTALLIA SAKELLARIOU

Visual artist based in Sweden.

 

Contact

krystalliasakellariou@gmail.com

+46 – 766 – 308 744

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016       I vilket ögonblick faller ett träd, Gotlands Konstmuseum, Visby, Sweden.

2015       The Peach Blossom spring, 22 m2 – Hallands konstmuseum, Halmstad, Sweden

2015       Drömdagar Kulturhuset komedianten, Varberg, Sweden.

2014      Paradis, Galleri 54, Gothenburg, Sweden

2014      I used to be a sleepwalker (part II) and performance, Köttinspektionen, Uppsala, Sweden.

2013      A few seconds every day, maumau gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

2013      I used to be a sleepwalker (I) and performance, Valenzuela and Klenner Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia

2012      Cantina Galleri BOX, Gothenburg, Sweden.

2012      Drömdagar Hållplats konst, Gävle, Sweden.

 

Two-Person Exhibitions

2016       Transpositions, Plan. d. Produzentengalerie, Dusseldorf, Germany.

 

Other Projects

2017    Insidor utsidor – en bok av böcker och andra berättelser (Book project, Swedish)

The book is sold in the shops at: Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Bonniers Konsthall, Malmö Konsthall, Gotlands Konstmuseum,  Galleri 54 (Göteborg) Rönnells Antikvariat (Stockholm) and  Adlibris.

 

Group Exhibitions/Screenings/Performances (Selection)

2018     Epilogue, Performance at 13Festivalen, Konstepidemin, Gothenburg.

2018     Epilogue, Performance at Delfi, Malmö.

2015      Alice, maumau/Studio KEIN, Space Debris Hall, Istanbul, Turkey.

2015     Composition, Summer Exhibition, Mustarinda, Finland.

2014     The peach blossom spring open-studio exhibit, Bamboo Curtain Studio, Taipei, Taiwan

2014     On paper, maumau gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

2014     Forest spirit, installation and seminar, Mustarinda, Finland.

2014      Portfolio14 (honorary mention), Mexico City, Mexico.

2013       Future heroes Temporära konsthallen, Stockholm, Sweden.

2013       Escapism curated by Acéphale, Göteborgs konsthall/apartment/hotel. Sweden.

2013       La Otra – Valenzuela and Klenner Gallery in Tierra Bomba, Colombia.

2012       Take me to Acapulco VideoGudfestivalen, Gävle.

2012       Chicago Calling Art Festival.

2012       Fotografia, Galería El Garaje, Bogotá, Colombia.

2011       Take me to Acapulco KINOKINO, Sandnes, Norway.

2011       Take me to Acapulco Oaxaca Independent Film and Video Festival, Oaxaca, Mexico.

2011       Take me to Acapulco, International Animation Day: Sundsvall, Stockholm, Västerås, Sweden.

2010        Dream Days Videoholica Video Art Festival, Varna, Bulgaria.

2010       Encounters with shoe-polishers Patras International Film Festival, Greece.

 

Grants

2016        Kulturbryggan, Swedish Arts Grants Committee, project support (Kulturbryggan Genomförandestöd).

2016        Municipality of Varberg, Cultural Grant (Varbergs kommuns kulturstipendium).

2015        Swedish Arts Grants Committee, 1-year working-grant (Konstnärsnämndens ettåriga arbetsstipendium).

2015        IASPIS/ Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Culture exchange grant, Group exhibition, Istanbul, Turkey.

2015        Kulturkontakt Nord/ Nordic Culture Point, mobility support for exhibition in Finland.

2015       Gothenburg City Council, Studio Grant (Göteborgs stad ateljéstöd)

2014        FDC, Proimagenes, (fondo para el desarrollo cinematogáfico), Colombia, production support for animated short-film.

2014       Gothenburg City Council, Pronto! Support for solo show at Galleri 54.

2014        Region Halland, Project support for exhibition at Kulturhuset Komedianten, Varberg.

2014        Konst i Halland, Artist-in-residence grant to Taipei, Taiwan.

2014        Gothenburg City Council. Studio Grant.

2013        IASPIS/Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Culture exchange, Colombia.

2013        Västra Götalandsregionen, artist-in-residence grant to Istanbul, Turkey.

2013        Film i Halland, film production support for animation.

2013       Film i Halland, Travel support, Uppsala Short Film Festival.

2012        Gothenburg City Council, Pronto! Support for solo show at BOX Gallery.

2012       Film i Gävleborg, film production support for animation.

2011        Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Culture exchange grant, Prague, Czech Republic

2011        Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Culture exchange grant, Sandnes, Norway.

 

Artist-Residencies

2017      Hallands Konstförenings Artist Residency (gästateljéstipendium),  Berlin.

2015      Athens School of Fine Arts, at Delphi and Hydra, Greece.

2015       Mustarinda, Finland.

2014        Bamboo Curtain Studio, Taipei, Taiwan.

2014        Mustarinda, Finland.

2013        maumau Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

2013       PRAC- Cooperartes, Bogotá, Colombia.

2013       La Otra, Tierra Bomba, Colombia.

2011        Frida Hanses hus, Stavanger, Norway.

 

Education

2017 Literary Composition, “From Trojan horses to delinking writing practices”, Akademin Valand, Gothenburg University.

2006 M.A., International Museum Studies. Gothenburg University.

Internship at MARCO (Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, Mexico) (2005).

2002 B.A., Art History and Visual Studies. Gothenburg University.

1999 One-year exchange University of Sydney, Australia.

1996-99 Courses in Philosophy (A-level) Religion (A level), Mathematics (B level), Physical Chemistry

(D- level), Modern Greek (B-level) Gothenburg University, Sweden and Universitá degli studi di Perugia, Italy.

 

Press

2018        Scenkonstguiden, Östebro Sara January 6

2016        Gotlands Allehanda, Bäckström Jonas, March 12.

2015        Kainuun Sanomat, Korhonen, Elina, Katsi kohti metsää, June 11.

2015       Hallandsposten, April 18.

2015       Hallands Nyheter, Ahlinder Kristina, Hon fångar varbergarnas drömmar, January 9

2014        Bohusläns Museum Year Book 2014, Åhlund, Birgitta.

2014        Göteborgs Posten, Arvidsson, Sara, Paradis på Galleri 54, December 6

2014       Uppsala Nya Tidning, Johans, Sebastian, Symboltyngd känslostorm, September 25

2014       Konsten.net Jonsson, Marit, Krystallia Sakellariou på Köttinspektionen, September 22

2014     Uppsala Nya Tidning, Bergström, Karolina, Sömngångare invigs på Köttinspektionen, September 18

2014     Hallands Nyheter, Stipendium till Krystallia Sakellariou, June 27

2013     M-est reviews, Ögel, Lara, Turkey, December 22

2013     Hallands Nyheter, Eirefelt, Malin, Från Karl Gustav till Bogotá, August 2

2012     Göteborgs Posten, Ahnoff, Lisbet, Cantina på Galleri BOX, October 20

2012     Arbetarbladet, Juggas, Bodil, Ett riktigt drömkonstverk, February 2

 

Other Work

2017 Writer for exhibition catalogue, Love City, Pascale Marthine Tayou,  Varbergs konsthall, Sweden.

2016 Writer for exhibition catalogue Ingrediens-er, curated by Lilibeth Cuenca Rasmussen, Varbergs konsthall, Sweden.

2015-2016 Art Educator, Varbergs konsthall, Sweden.

2010-2011 Artist Assistant to Louise Despont, Montreal, Quebec.

2010 Artist Assistant to Arturo Elizondo, Puebla, Mexico.

2008 Tour Production Manager, Riksutställningar (Swedish Traveling Exhibitions) Visby, Sweden.

2007-2008 Curator of Education, Göteborgs konstmuseum (Gothenburg art museum) Gothenburg, Sweden.

2002-2006 Art Educator, Göteborgs konstmuseum (Gothenburg art museum) Gothenburg, Sweden.