Join us on Tuesday October 19 at for an artist’s talk with Nina Papaconstantinou, both in person and online (streaming from the Siena Art Institute’s Facebook page and YouTube channel) at 6pm Siena / 7pm Athens / noon NYC.
Born in Athens, Greece in 1968, Nina Papaconstantinou studied Greek Literature in Athens and Visual Arts:Drawing in Camberwell College of Arts, London. In 2015 she was artist-in-residence at the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies in Princeton University. Her work is mainly an investigation of the relationship between text and its image.
She has presented her work in several group and personal exhibitions in Greece and abroad, more recently in: Home (duo show), Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, Athens, Under / erasure, Pierogi gallery, New York, After Babel, AnnexM, Athens Concert Hall, At the Beginning Was the Word, Concepts –Images- Script, National Art Museum of China (NAMOC), Beijing, Multitudinous Seas, Fondation Hippocrène, Paris, Antidoron -documenta 14 Fridericianum, Kassel, NP or the possibilities of a life, Locus Athens, Genii Loci. Greek Art from 1930 to Present, Manège Central Exhibition Hall, St. Petersburg, Russia, Urgent Conversations: Athens-Antwerp, EMST National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens. Where There is Sea There Are Pirates, 3137, Athens, Typo (solo show) Kalfayan gallery, Quieter in Every Phrase (solo show), Martine Aboucaya gallery, Paris, Drawing Time, Reading Time, The Drawing Center, New York, 1st Arezzo Biennial Icastica: Glocal Women, Arezzo, Italy, Pen to Paper, Athr gallery, Zeddah, Saudi Arabia, La Plasticitédu Langage, Fondation Hippocrène, Paris, Lecielbientôtseratropcourt, Martine Aboucaya gallery, Paris, Others: Le Biennali d’ Arte di Marrakech, Atene e Istanbul α Catania e Palermo, Fondazione Puglisi Consentino, Catania, Italy, Heaven, 2nd Athens Biennial, Instead of Writing (solo show), ΕΜSΤ National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece.