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INSTALLATIONS

TIMESLOTS
Event : SAF (Santorini Art Factory), Vlychada Santorini, 2015.
Site : Santorini, Greece.
«Time Slots» interprets the phenomena of space, time and their transformations through the rhythmic interpenetration of the spectral colors of light. The installation works as hourglass counting the time and annihilate the static components of the industrial structure.

SUMMER STORY
Event : BBCA (Big Blue Contemporary Visual Arts Exhibition). August 1 - August 31 2010
Site : TANNERIES district waterfront in Ormos Karlovassi Samos, Greece.

DROP - Sculpture
Event : 4th International Symposium of Sculpture Paliani. July 20 - Augoust 4 2009
Site : Venerato, Palinai Crete
Material Sandstone, lighting - dimensions: 90x90x90 cm.

OUR BIG FAMILY - Video installation
Solo exhibition : "Lost in mass" 5-7 June 2007
Site : Athens Art Center "Parko Eleutherias"
The video based on the transformation of Rene Magritte' surrealistic painting "The Large Family" to images of the contemporary urban environment.

WEB HOST - On site installations
Period : 9-12 August 2007
Site : Venetians' settlement Raftis, Crete, Greece
Event : Artistic Innervations in Raftis
Organizing Committee : Municipality of Rouvas
The project used the spider web as a symbol of the enduring history of the site. The installation - inside a ruin- used 50 m rope (5mm in diameter) waved a canonical web which stood in opposition to the unruly topography of the site.

AIR ROOM - Lighting Installations
Design : 1998
Site : Coules Fortress Irakio Crete, Greece
Architectural Design : C. Romanos
Light Engineering : The Spot Co., London
Commissioner : S. Bolonaki and C. Romanos
The Light Installations in Koules Fortress were designed as interactive installations, which display the primal elements of creation in which visitors could wade in light and walk through a wall of wind. The Air Room is constructed by a vertical sheet of light.

EARTH ON LINE - On site Installation
Solo Exhibition : 16-25 September 2002
Site : Coules Fortress. Iraklio Crete
The project consisted of 93 pieces of colored earth on canvas, engraved with the word "earth" in the world language. The pieces constructed a wall 3,20x2,10 m within the space of the Venetian fortress.

FROM OUTSIDE TO INSIDE - On site Installation
Design : 2004
Competition : The Pilar Juncosa & Sothebys Award
The project represents the inside/outside duality of space, creating a path, which transforms the body inside and at the same moment outside.
The path is constructed by 2,000 m rope, 1(one) cm in diameter, setting vertical from roof to floor, creating a transparent surface.
The roped surface symbolizes the walls, which people set in their effort to divine the space.

I NEED A HERO - WHOM? - Installation
Group Exhibition : 10-28 January 2001
Site : Athens Art Center Parko Eleftherias
The installation was constructed with packaging boxes and a tv monitor, projected a video collage from cinema industrys heroes.

THE OBJECT AND THE SITE - On site Installation
Period : 12-16 Sept 1997
Site : University of East London
The installation was constructed at the University of East London as the end result of a research into the Masters degree in Art in Architecture. The 14 sq m. installation was based on the philosophy of construction of underground mazes and the prehistoric mystical ceremonies of the ancient Greeks and Celts.
The interior walls covered from concrete, cement, titanium oxide and three kinds of plaster. The passages were constructed on a wooden frame covered with calico.

PRISONER - On site video installation
Solo Exhibition : 16-25 September 2002
Site : Coules Fortress. Iraklio Crete
A screen, in dimension of 1,80 m wide 2,90 high, held the role of a semi-transparent surface, where a figure in slow motion movements was viewed behind it, giving the full impression of its isolation in a cell. While the video was silent, the underground room of the Forthness was filled up with a breathing sound.

URBAN SOUNDS Sound installation
Solo Exhibition : 16-25 September 2002
Site : Coules Fortress. Iraklio Crete
Opening a heavy door of Coules Fortress, the viewer was in front of a lighting urban image. The view was accompanied with sounds of traffic.

WATER DROPS - On site installation
Solo Exhibition : 16-25 September 2002
Site : Coules Fortress. Iraklio Crete
The installation was composed by a live painting on canvas, with the use of running water, lighting and sound.

WATER FALL - On site Installation
Solo Exhibition : 16-25 September 2002
Site : Coules Fortress. Iraklio Crete
The installation used 16 m in high plastic membrane, lighting and sound in effort to connect the fortress with its surrounding sea environment.

PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

- Intervention In Asvestokamjno - Erotic Thrill - Landscape Lighting - Raftis - Main Road - Mai Vrisi - Look Out - City Windows - Web - Acoustics - Interactivity - Epifania - Open Theater - On Site


Έτος: 2017