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Loukia Alavanou (b.1979,Athens) is a visual artist and filmmaker who currently lives and works between Brussels and Athens. She completed a MA in photography at the Royal College of Art in London in 2005 under the supervision of British collagist John Stezaker, with a scholarship by the Onassis Foundation. In 2007 Alavanou won the DESTE prize and in 2008 she was for the Paul Hamlyn Award for visual artists. She has exhibited her work internationally. Her solo exhibitions include: Rabbit Catcher, Ulap / Upload Art Project -Trento (2012), Episodio 3, Kanelopoulos Cultural Center - Eleusis (2011), Next Door to Alice, Rodeo - Turkey (2010), Chop Chop, upstairs Βerlin gallery - Berlin (2007), Loukia Alavanou, Haas & Fischer Gallery - Zurich (2007), Cactus, The Breeder - Athens (2004). She has participated in numerous group exhibitions and worked with international institutions, with the most recent ones including: Paratoxic Paradoxes, The Benaki Museum - Athens (2017), Deste 2017, An anniversary Exhibition, The Museum of Cycladic Art - Athens (2017), The Equilibrists, The Benaki Museum, Athens in collaboration with the New Museum, NY (2016), ikob-Award, The ikob Museum of Contemporary Art - Eupen (2015), And no matter what the phone rings, Moscow Biennale (2015), No country for young men, Palais de Bozar - Brussels (2014), Reverb: New Art from Greece, SMFA - Boston (2014), Hell as Pavillion, Palais de Tokyo - Paris (2013).Alavanou’s films have been presented in curated programs of various festivals including: Kasseler Dokfest (2017), 62nd Oberhausen Film Festival (2016), Viennale (2015), KINO DER KUNST (2015), EMAF (2014).

State of Concept

19, Tousa Botsari Str., 11741 Athens Wednesday-Friday: 16:30-20:30 / Saturday: 13:00-17:00 / or by appointment Drive me
Opening: 02.03.2018, 19:00
Add to calendar 2018:03:02 19:00:00 2018:04:28 23:56:00 Europe/Athens Towards New Horizons Towards New Horizons - More informations on /events/event/1038-towards-new-horizons State of Concept Iliana Fokianaki
Opening: 20.03.2018, 18:00
Add to calendar 2018:03:20 18:00:00 2018:03:24 23:12:00 Europe/Athens Rag to Rich Rag to Rich - More informations on /events/event/1107-rag-to-rich Deree - The American College of Greece | Art Gallery Poka-Yio

Museum of Cycladic Art (The Stathatos Mansion)

Vasilissis Sofias Ave. & 1, Irodotou Str., 10674 Athens Drive me
Opening: 05.04.2017, 20:00
Add to calendar 2017:04:05 20:00:00 2017:09:17 21:01:00 Europe/Athens DESTE Prize: An Anniversary Exhibition, 1999–2015 DESTE Prize: An Anniversary Exhibition, 1999–2015 - More informations on /events/event/559-deste-prize-an-anniversary-exhibition-1999-2015 Museum of Cycladic Art (The Stathatos Mansion)

Athens Stock Exchange

10, Sofokleous Str., 10559 Athens Drive me
Opening: 01.06.2017, 18:00
Add to calendar 2017:06:01 18:00:00 2017:06:30 20:00:00 Europe/Athens 15 New Artists for the 175th Anniversary of National Bank of Greece 15 New Artists for the 175th Anniversary of National Bank of Greece - More informations on /events/event/353-15-new-artists-for-the-175th-anniversary-of-national-bank-of-greece Athens Stock Exchange

Benaki Museum (Pireos Str.)

138, Pireos & Andronikou Str., 11854 Athens Drive me
Opening: 22.03.2017, 20:00
Add to calendar 2017:03:22 20:00:00 2017:05:21 00:00:00 Europe/Athens Paratoxic Paradoxes Paratoxic Paradoxes - More informations on /events/event/30-paratoxic-paradoxes Benaki Museum (Pireos Str.) Nadja Argyropoulou