Nikos Papadimitriou

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One minute drawing 1, May 2012 Pencil On Paper 19,5 X 30 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2012
One minute drawing 2, May 2012 Pencil On Paper 19,5 X 30 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2012
One minute drawing 3, May 2012 Pencil On Paper 19,5 X 30 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2012
One minute drawing 4, May 2012 Pencil On Paper 19,5 X 30 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2012
Gas station, 2007 Pencil On Paper 70 X 100 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2007
American fighting aircraft 1, 2012 Acrylic Gouache On Canvas 80 X 80 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2012
U.S. bombers, 2011 Oil On Canvas 200 X 300 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2011
american fighting aircraft 2, 2012 Oil On Canvas 60 X 60 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2012
Cricket manual triptych , 2011 Acrylic On Plywood 110 X 110 Each / 110 X 330 Total © nikos papadimitriou 2012
Germans, 2010 Silkscreen Monotype 50 X 140 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2012
Baseball war-set, 2011 Baseball Sticks, Naval Helmet, Round Carpet, Baseball Balls. 86 X 108 Cm © nikos papadimitriou 2012
Tribute to Mesologgi, 2010 Terra Cotta Figures, Spray Paint, Floor Tiles. Variable © nikos papadimitriou 2010
Dead soldiers , 2010 Terra Cotta Figures, Spray Paint, Floor Tiles Variable © nikos papadimitriou 2012
Small Alexander , 2011 Ready Made Plaster Statue, Modeling Clay, Bronze Stick, Rice Paper. Variable © nikos papadimitriou 2011
Small Alexander , 2011 Ready Made Plaster Statue, Modeling Clay, Bronze Stick, Rice Paper. Variable © nikos papadimitriou 2011
Small Alexander , 2011 Ready Made Plaster Statue, Modeling Clay, Bronze Stick, Rice Paper. Variable © nikos papadimitriou 2011
Quick Facts
Birth year
Lives in
Works in
Chung Ju
Athens School of Fine Arts (, 2003, 2010
kent institute of art and design, 1999, 2000
Athens School of Fine Arts (, 2003, 2010
Representing galleries
Tint gallery Thessaloniki, AD Gallery, Athens
silkscreen/printmaking, installation, sculpture


Born in Chios, in 1971. He studied at the School of Fine Arts in Athens painting and printmaking. He followed an MA course in Visual Communication at Kent Institute of Art & Design (MA in Visual Communication), Kent, England and he also studied at Edinburgh College of Art with Erasmus scholarship. Till now, he has made 11 solo shows in Greece, he participated at 4 Biennale (Sarajevo, Tel Aviv, Prague, Istanbul) and to number of group shows locally and internationally.


He lives and works in Athens. 




Solo exhibitions:



Public Gallery of Hios, “Figures in Space”, Chios, Greece.


Alekton, “Figure-Space-Image”, Keramikos, Athens, Greece.

Mylos, “Figure-Space-Image”, Thessaloniki, Greece. 


“Centre of Contemporary Art of Rhodes -Museum of Modern Greek Art"

Medieval Town, Rhodes, Greece.


Alpha Delta gallery, “The first Universe”, (mapping my house series), Athens, Greece.


Alpha Delta gallery, “Gallery trophy”, Athens, Greece.

Tint gallery, “Non-places”, Thessaloniki, Greece.


Jam Jar gallery, “Disintegrated Land” (with Kostas Christopoulos), Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE.


Alpha Delta gallery, “Glorious days”, Athens, Greece.


“The vitrina project”, Open Show Studio, (solo week), Athens, Greece.


Tint gallery, "New golden era", (with Ioannis Theodoropoulos), 13 Chrys. Smyrnis street, Thessaloniki, Creece.


Slow cafe, "Room 703", Chung Ju, Korea.



Group exhibitions:



"Reflections on Art and Literature", curated by Artemis Potamianou & Thalia Vrachopoulos, Rosalux project space, Berlin, Germany.



"Thrills and Chills", CAN gallery, Athens, Greece.

"Thinking Media 3", Chungmu Art hall Gallery, Seoul, Korea.

Action Field Kodra 2013, Kodra Fresh, "Floating Walls", curated by Vassilis Zografos, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Art Athina International Contemporary Art Fair 2013, AD gallery, Art-Athina Contemporaries: Paradise Lost, curated by Artemis Potamianou, Athens, Greece.

Drawing Now Paris, (Le Salon Du Dessin Contemporain), Tint gallery, Carousel Du Louvre, Drawing Now I video, curated by Brett Littman, Paris, France. 

Athens School of Fine Arts, "Nikos Kessanlis" exhibition venue, Graduating class 2009-10, curated by Associate Professor Michalis Manousakis, Athens, Greece.


"Thinking Media 2", Seoul Art Center, Gongpyeong gallery, Seoul, Korea.

"Sanatorio project 2", The Athens University Museum, Athens, Greece.

“Holidays in Greece” in MS IM-PORT//EX-PORT_A Floating Platform for Art & Science_School of Art and University of Kassel, international Group show, Kassel, Germany.

“Thinking Media”, exhibition at  Konkuk University, GLOCAL Campus, Chung ju, Korea.

"Tout va bien", CAMP (Contemporary Art Meeting Point), 4 Efpolidos & 2 Apellou str., Kotzia Square,   Athens,     Greece.                                   

"art-A, Topographies", Municipal Gallery of Arta, Arta, Greece.           

“Holidays in Greece”, group exhibition, Studio Visits, Berlin, Germany.

"Chios 1921 - 2012, One hundred years of freedom", Michael Cacoyannis foundation, 206 Peiraeus str., Athens, Greece.           

"Artists for Athens Pride ΙV", The Breeder gallery, Iasonos 45, Metaxourgeio, Athens, Greece.

"Lost in Athens", CAMP (Contemporary Art Meeting Point), 4 Efpolidos & 2 Apellou str., Kotzia Square,   Athens, Greece.                                   


“Pigs case”, Supermarket Art Fair, Lo and Behold, Stockholm, Sweden.

"The symptom of the site"*, curated by The symptom projects, Tabakika, Amfissa, Greece.

“Pigs case”, Lo and Behold, studio Skouze 3, Athens, Greece.

“Sanatorio project” **, curated by Maria Chatzinikolaou and Nikos Podias, Pilio, Volos, Greece.

“Original Certified Copy”, curated by Eleni Riga, Tint gallery / 50-1 gallery, Thessaloniki / Limassol, Greece / Cyprous.

Contemporary Istanbul, AD gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.


“Battlefield”, artists run group show, The Art Foundation, Athens, Greece.

Athens Open Studios”, studio Ros 7, Ag.Eleftherios, Patissia, Athens, Greece.

“Summer 10 * 10 artists”, Elika Gallery, Athens, Greece.

“About heroes and…”, Municipal Gallery of Kalamata, Kalamata, Greece.

"Visit", Angelos and Leto Katakouzenos Foundation, Amalias 4, Syntagma, Athens, Greece.

“Visual dialogues”, curated by Marilena Karra, Onassis Cultural Centre, Ermou pedestrian zone,

sound installation “politics”. The action took place in parallel with Athens Dialogues, an international

symposium, Athens, Greece.

"Chain reaction", The Art Foundation, Normanou 5, Monastiraki, Athens, Greece.

“The vitrina project”, Open Show Studio, (group show), Athens, Greece.


“Naughtiness plan B”, Margaris Foundation, Beltsios collection, Dynamo project space, Thessaloniki,Greece.

“In-Mortal”, artists run space Skouze 3, Athens, Greece.

“Preview Berlin 2009”, contemporary art fair, Tint gallery, Flughafen Berlin Tempelhof ‚Ä®HAUPTHALLE Berlin, Germany.            

“Paint-id”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art”, curated by Sotirios Bahtsetzis, parallel event of            Thessaloniki biennale 2,museum Alex Milonas, Athens, Greece.

“Naughtiness”, curated by Roula Palanda, Margaris Foundation, Amfilochia, Greece.

“Open Air Screening Room”, ReMap 2, video screening curated by Marina Fokidis, Kerameikos, Athens, Greece.

“Synch festival 2009”, video screening curated by “into the pill”. Tehnopolis, Gazi, Athens, Greece.

“21st Chuncheon Mime Festival”, video screening, Chuncheon, South Korea.

“Paint-id”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art”, curated by Sotirios Bahtsetzis, parallel event of        Thessaloniki biennale 2, Greece.

“Art Athina 2009”, AD gallery, Athens, Greece.                       

“The Creation of the Image - The Consumption of Emotions, The Consumption of the Image –

the Creation of Emotions – 10 years after”, curated by Lina Tsikouta, house of Cyprus, Athens, Greece.

“12 young artists”, curated by Lida Kazatzaki, Melina cultural center, Athens, Greece.           


“Liquid”, curated by Marina Lagou, Rethimno house of culture, Crete, Greece.                       

“What is new and interesting?”, curated by Pantelis Arapinis, AD gallery, Athens, Greece.                                   

“Conceptual Obsession – Obsessive Conceptualism”, curated by Sotirios Bahtsetzis, Tint gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece.

“Retrace II”, curated by Andriani Ventouri, Kimolos, Greece.

“100% print”, curated by the artists, ‘upstair’ indipentent site, Athens, Greece.

“Art Athina 2008”, AD gallery, Tint gallery, “Athensville”, curated by Marina Fokidis, Athens, Greece.

“20th century in video, project no1, curated by Yiannis Grigoriadis, Trianon film center, Athens, Greece.

“Games without frontiers”, curated by Thanos Stathopoulos, Zoumboulaki gallery, kolonaki, Athens, Greece.


“Domiciliary tradition”, curated by Gelly Grindaki, Cheap Art, exarheia, Athens,Greece.          

“The city: from Adaptation to Transcendence”, Remap KM, AD gallery, curated by Lina Kassari, parallel project to Biennial ‘Destroy Athens’, Athens, Greece.

“Milano incontra la Grecia: Una cultura giovane di tre mila anni”, curated by Thouli Missirloglou, Piccolo Teatro,  Milano, Italy.

10th Instanbul biennial, “nightcomers project”, curated by Pelin Uran, Instanbul, Turkey.                                   

“atropa vanitas”, curated by the artists, cosmos of culture exhibition venue, exarheia, Athens, Greece.                                   

“trans-mission”, curated by Marina Lagou, Kardamili Mani, Greece.                                     

“zona 9”, international video art festival, Chile.                                   

“city plan-1”, curated by Jimmis Efthimiou, independent site, katehaki, Athens, Greece.


“drawing AIDs”, curated by Christina Calbari, Tehnopolis, Gazi, Athens, Greece.                                   

“drawing screen”, curated by Sotirios Bahtsetzis, museum of cinema, gallery Tint, Thessaloniki, Greece.                                   

“what remains is future”, curated by Nadja Argyropoulou, old Arsakeio, Patra, Greece.

Festival Miden, 2nd video screening festival, Kalamata, Greece.

“common site 2 - the return”, curated by Marina Lagou, Epi kolono theatre, Athens, Greece.                                    

“an outing”, Beltsios collection, curated by Sotirios Bahtsetzis, Matsopoulos roller, Trikala, Greece.

“Positive charges”, project MRI, curated by Thouli Missirloglou, State Museum of Contemporary Art of       Thessaloniki, Greece.


Action field Kodra, 5th conjectural meeting, "protaseis-version IV: 935 sq meters", curated by Xenia Kalpatsoglou and Augoustinos Zenakos, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Festival Miden, 1st video screening festival, Kalamata, Greece.

Art Athina 2005 (A.D. gallery), Helexpo, Athens, Greece.                                                            

Photosigiria 2005, curated by Thanassis Moutsopoulos, ilios exhibition space,Thessaloniki, Greece.

“Shelved”, curated by the artists, The Octopus-project space, Athens, Greece.                                   


“Manderley”, curated by Xenia Kalpatsoglou, Astoria Hotel, Thessaloniki, Greece.

"Up_Cut": Artist’s run group show, Kolonaki, Athens, Greece.

"Video Zone 2": The 2nd International Video Biennial, curator for the Greek section, Katerina Gregos,

Tel Aviv, Israel.

Action field Kodra, 4th conjectural meeting, curator Lina Tsikouta, Thessaloniki, Greece.            

"Random monologues", Oinothiki, Athens, Greece.

“Athens by Art” (municipality of Athens, cultural organization), pedestrian zone, Thision, Athens, Greece.

Art Athina 2004 (A.D. gallery), Athens, Greece.

“7 approaches to sketch-drawing”, IOS gallery, Athens, Greece. 

“imania”, The Red Door Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland.


“So much… so great…” , Larissa Contemporary Art Centre, Larissa, Greece.

Transmission member show ’03, Transmission gallery, Glasgow, Scotland. 

“Oblation to the county of Ioannina”, Tehnopolis, Gazi, Athens, Greece.

Prague Biennale 1.”Peripheries become the center”. Prague National Gallery, Prague, Tsech Republic.                                      

14th Macao Arts Festival “Beauty and Meaning”, video screening, Macau, China.

Euroscreen 21, PAN museum_ video project, Emmerich, Germany.

“Oblation to the county of Ioannina”, Macedonian Museum of Modern Art of Thessaloniki, Greece.


2nd festival of free creative expression, old winery, Piraeus, Greece.

Moter 2, "Centre of Contemporary Art of Rhodes -Museum of Modern Greek Art"

Old town, Rhodes, Greece.

Fournos: 35 hours non stop ART ACT, Athens, Greece.                       

“Oblation to the county of Ioannina”, Evaggelos Averof-Tositsa foundation. Pinakothiki E.Averof – Metsovo, Greece.

"CAOS & COMUNICAZIONE", Comune di Parma, Archivio Giovani Artisti,


BELOW 54_cinefeel:UK, Audiovisual lounge 2002, London, England.


"medi@terra _01", Athens-Lavrion-Sofia-Belgrade-Maribor-Osnabruck-Frankfurt._

Biennale of Young Artists “Chaos and Communication”, Serajevo, Bosnia.

Brighton Media Centre, “Established”, Brighton, England.


Pinakothiki Pieridi “1st Triennial of Greek Printmaking”, Glyfada, Athens, Greece.


Gallery Artibus “22 young Chalandrian artists”, Chalandri, Athens, Greece.

“Path 49”, Athens, Greece.

EASA 1999, (European student meeting of Architecture), Kavala, Greece.


House of Cyprus “The Creation of the Image - The Consumption of Emotions, The Consumption of the Image –       the Creation of Emotions”, Athens, Greece.


National Gallery- “Graduates Exhibition of the Athens School of Fine Arts 1996”, Athens, Greece.


Melas Mansion- National Bank of Greece, Athens, Greece.


Educational Centre of Mortgage Bank- Mortgage Bank, Athens, Greece.


Electricity Service. Old Steam- Electrical Factory “Two days of Luminous Energy”, Athens, Greece.

Cultural Centre Melina Merkouri- 3rd Heineken Art, Athens, Greece.


National Conservatory of Athens- 2nd Heineken Art. “Solid- Liquid”, Athens, Greece.




Biennale of Young Artists “Chaos and Communication”, Serajevo, Bosnia.


Prague Biennale 1. ”Peripheries become the center”. Prague National Gallery, Prague, Tsech Republic.


Video Zone 2: The 2nd International Video Biennial, Tel Aviv, Israel.


Biennale of students from Greek schools of Fine Arts, Athens, Greece.

10th Instanbul Biennial, “nightcomers project”, Instanbul, Turkey. 



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