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Anna Fafaliou

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All I Can Remember, 2015 Everyday Objects From The Artist's Collection, Acrylic Paint 4 Sqm © Anna Fafaliou
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erase you erase me, 2014 Performance © Anna Fafaliou
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Torso, 2016-17 Plaster Variable © Anna Fafaliou
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Torso, 2016-17 Plaster Variable © Anna Fafaliou
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torso, 2016-17 Plaster Cast Variable © Anna Fafaliou
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untitled, "windows" series, 2016 Canvas, Plaster, Acrylic 90cm X 60cm © Anna Fafaliou
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untitled, 2016 Mixed Media On Canvas 120cm X 90cm © Anna Fafaliou
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untitled, 2016 Acrylic On Canvas 120cm X 90cm © Anna Fafaliou
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untitled, "windows" series, 2016 Canvas, Acrylic Paint, Cord 210cm X 100cm © Anna Fafaliou
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love me, 2016 Neon Flex Tube 190cm X 110cm © Anna Fafaliou
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Bound, 2016 Perspex Sheet, Cord 150cm X 60cm © Anna Fafaliou
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Diptyque, "Illusions" series, 2015 Silver Mesh, Perspex, Acrylic Paint 180cm H X 40cm W X 40cm D © Anna Fafaliou
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3 Parts, "Illusions" series, 2016 Silver Mesh, Perspex, Acrylic Paint 150cm H X 40cm W X 40cm D © Anna Fafaliou
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Not Formed Yet, 2015 Aluminium Sheet, Acrylic Paint 35cm H X 35cm W X 25cm D © Anna Fafaliou
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Surface, 2016 Stainless Steel, Plaster Dust, Spray Paint 90cm W X 90cm L X 90cm H © Anna Fafaliou
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Surface, 2016 Stainless Steel, Plaster Dust, Spray Paint 90cm W X 90cm L X 90cm H © Anna Fafaliou
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All I Can Remember, 2015 Everyday Objects From The Artist's Collection, Acrylic Paint 4 Sqm © Anna Fafaliou
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Must Have Been You, 2016 Silver Mesh, Perspex, Acrylic Paint 190cm H X 40cm W X 40cm D © Anna Fafaliou
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few things we left unsaid, 2017 Neon Lights Various © Anna Fafaliou
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Few things we left unsaid, 2017 Neon Various © Anna Fafaliou
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it is exactly, 2018 Neon Various © Anna Fafaliou
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commissioned by Nike, 2018 Neon 110 X 100 Cm © Anna Fafaliou
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abstract, 2017 Neon Various © Anna Fafaliou
Quick Facts
Birth year
1987
Lives in
London
Works in
London, Los Angeles
Schools
Representing galleries
Statement

Anna Fafaliou (b.1987) is a conceptual artist currently working between London and Los Angeles.

Fafaliou’s work explores the relationship between object, memory and identity. Her practice is based on the distortion of commonplace objects, materials and forms in order to create new dialogues between them and the viewer, observing the disruption of familiarity to them.

In 2011 after having obtained an MA from the School of Fine Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece, she underwent an MA in Film and Visual Arts, University of London, followed by an MA in Performance Art, Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance. Since then her work has been shown around the world in various institutions, festivals, galleries. Selected exhibitions include: “Sleep” at Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (2016), “Concrete Matters” group show at Whitechapel Gallery / Cass (2016), “Windows” at Art Miami (2016), “Maps” group show at Scene Art (2015).

She’s given lectures as a visiting artist  at NYU, King’s College and Bangkok University to name few. Due to the her interest in the notion of cultural memory, Anna has attended various artist’s residencies across the USA, Asia and Europe. 

In 2017 Anna showed her first solo exhibition at De Re Gallery in Los Angeles.

 

| Collections |

NIKE, Astir Palace (Four Seasons Group), Luciano Benetton Collection,

The Principal Hotel London Collection, Alejandro Bedoya Private Collection, The Glint Collection

 

| Exhibitions 2018 |

I only wanted you to love me, The Box Gallery, Los Angeles, September 2018

It is exactly what you think it is, Spinster Bar, May-June 2018, Athens Greece

tools, tools, tools, installation, The Principal London Permanent Collection, London, UK

 

| Exhibitions 2017 |

The Things I Own Own Me, Solo Show, Twelve Twelve Gallery, November 2017, the Hague, the Netherlands

No Memory, Solo Show, De Re Gallery, March 2017, Los Angeles

 

| Exhibitions 2016 |

Windows, Art Miami, De Re Gallery, December 2016, Miami

Darkness Cannot Drive Out Darkness, Only Light Can Do That, Group Show, Lights Of Soho, October 2016, London

Sleep Project, durational performance, The Other Art Fair, October 2016, London

Sleep, durational performance, Bangkok Art Cultural Center, September 2016, Thailand

Sleep, part of "I'm NOT tino sehgal" project by F. Bonami, Nahmad Projects, June 2016, London

Souls & Shadows, Group Exhibition, New York Frieze Week, May 2016, New York

Designers Lights, Creaid / Charity Auction, Athens One, April 2016, Athens

Concrete Matters, CASS / Whitechapel Gallery Graduate Programme, March 2016, London

Abstract Art, Brick Lane Gallery, Group Show, February 2016, London

Imago Mundi, Luciano Benetton Foundation, 2016, London

 

| Exhibitions 2015 |

The Other Art Fair, Old Truman Brewery, London

Matter. Place. An other. , Gallery202, Northampton

The Story So Far, Group Exhibition supported by Arts Council, W3 Gallery, London

Maps, Group Exhibition, Scene Art, London

Mapping Memory, Imaginary Museum, Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds

Nostos, Liquid Rooms - Venice International Art Festival, Venice

Going South, International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, GaleriaZero, Malaga, Spain

 

| Residencies |

Eastside International, Pasadena Arts Council, Los Angeles, November 2016 - January 2017

HOF & Surface Residency, Bangkok, September 2016

 

| Visiting Artist Talks / Lectures |

The Glint, Visiting Artist, San Francisco, December 2016

Otis College of Art & Design, Visiting Artists, Los Angeles, November 2016

Centre of Philosophy & Visual Arts, Kings College, October 2016

Art Department, Bangkok University International College, September 2016

Art History Department, New York University, May 2016

 

| Awards |

ArtSlant Prize Showcase 2016 | Shortlisted Sculpture Category (3rd Round)

ArtExhibeo Art Competition on "Memory" | 1st Prize, April 2015

 

| Education | 

MA Body in Performance, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance, London, UK

MA Film & Visual Media, Birkbeck College, University of London, UK

MA & BA, School of Fine Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR

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