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Cover series: #6 Alexandros Simopoulos (aka thisisopium)
She was born in Athens in 1992 and she studied at the Experimental Musical High School and Lyceum of Pallini. She studied at the Fine Arts University of Athens with Professor George Lappas. Her work has to do with the body, movement/kinetic art and interaction. The installations and sculptures she creates are invested in her own compositions/sound environments, sometimes they produce sound themselves through motion and performance.  The main materials of her work are metal, ceramics and plaster, video and sound: live music or recorded compositions. She attends courses of aerial acrobatics, generally dealing with exploring the relationship and interaction of sculpture and the human body.Also, she has practised improvisation training seminars in collaboration with children with special needs and performance seminars, also she participated in 2012 in the theatrical play "Dying as a Country" by Dimitris Dimitriadis. Graffiti lessons and participation in group projects and festivals of the kind. Classical studies: from 2006 to present, flute and piano lessons, knowledge of Byzantine and traditional music.She has participated in exhibitions such as "Andrianos" at the Italian Embassy, "Anthropography" at the Benaki Museum, "IASIS" at the archaeological site of Asklipieion of Epidaurus, "Corpus Isola" in Kalymnos and at the Piraeus Group Cultural Foundation, at the Tsalapatas Brickworks Museum.She has presented "UTERUS" a performance that connects sculpture with body and sound at the Italian Cultural Institute and in the Nikos Kessanlis Hall of the Athens School of Fine Arts.She has participated in the following residences: ART4MORE 2017 / Art Residencies in Mental Health Units Art Residencies in Mental Health Structures KSDEO "EDRA" at the Cultural Foundation of Delphi of the ASKT and with the project "Agogi", in Aitho of Chalkidiki.   She has participated in the CODERAILART 2017 sculpture contest in collaboration with OSE and EESSTY and has won the first prize in the sculpture competition LAPPAS AWARD by ELMIN BAUXITES A.E.She has practised as a sculptress at the Archaeological Service of Athens and at the Hill School, as an assistant professor of visual arts. She has also worked as a teacher of art at the 38th Elementary School of Kipseli, as a painter in the Jam pedals handmade manufacturer and a painting project at Avlonas Youth Detention Center.

Ancient Theatre of Philippi

Filippi, 64003 Kavala www.philippifestival.gr Monday-Sunday: 08:00-20:00 / 08:00-21:00 the days of the theatrical events Drive me
Opening: 08.07.2017, 19:00
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