Bio

EDUCATION

1993

F.V.A.(Film and Video Arts), New York

1992

Parsons School of Design and New School for Social Research, Bachelor of Fine Arts, New York

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

“Technologies of the Self”,  a retrospective of the artist’s most important photographic series from 1995–2015, Galeria Studio, Warsaw

2012

“End And”, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

2009

“The Firewalls”, Z2O Galleria I Sara Zanin, Rome

2008

“Selected Works – Christina dimitriadis”, Galerie Tom Christoffersen, Copenhagen

“Symbioses”, Curators without Borders, Berlin

2006

“Dystopia”, Kanazawa Citizen’s Art Center, Kanazawa

2005

“I remember all of you”, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

2003

“Obscure Passages”, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

2000

Selected Works – Christina Dimitriadis, Galerie Deux, Tokyo

1999

“Building Living Leaving”, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

1998

“Outdoor Portraits of Reclining Women”, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

1997

“Open Closed Doors”, Eigen+Art Gallery, Berlin

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

“Passengers”,  Salon Dahlmann, Berlin

2015

“Tempus Ritualis”, Galerie im Körnerpark, Berin & CACT, Contemporary Art Center of  Thessaloniki

2014

” The Desire fro Freedom”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

2013

“Footnote 7 Barburka”, TR Warszawa, Warsaw

“The System of Objects”, DESTE Foundation, Athens

“Erogenous Zone”, Galerie im Körnerpark, Berlin

2012                                            

“A Wonderfull Life”, Kunsthalle Athena, Athens

2011

“A Rock and a Hard Place”, Main Programme, 3rd Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

“Farewell”, Kunsthalle Athena, Athens

“Σύγχρονη Ελληνίδα”, The Hub, Athens

“Polyglossia”, Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens

“Metrospective”, PROGRAM, Initiative for Art and

Architectur Collaborations, Berlin

2010

“Topos- Time Within Us”, Photo Biennale 2010/ 21st International Photography Meeting, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

Moscow PhotoBiennale 2010, Na Solyanke Art Gallery, Moscow

“Time Within Us”, Istanbul Modern, Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul

“The Bar” Kunsthalle Athena, Athens

2009

“Face to Face”, Parallel Programme of Thessaloniki Biennale 2, Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki

“The First Image”, Centre Régional d’Art Contemporain Languedoc Roussilon, Sète, (C.R.A.C.)

“10 Aspects of Hellenic photography”, Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki

“Mediterranean”, Palazzo Rospigliosi, Roma

2008

“10 Aspects of Hellenic photography”, Theatre de la Photographie et de

l´Image, Nice

“Zuhause”, Drive Thru Gallery, Bauhaus Stiftung & IBA Staumbau, Achersleben

“Women Only”, Margaris Foundation, Amfilochia

“Transexperiences”, 798 SPACE, Beijing

“Athensville”, Art – Athina, The Garage project, Athens

2007

“In Present Tense: Young Greek Artists”, EMST National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens

“Wir Haben keine Probleme”, Kusthall, Bergen

“Neue Heimat- Contemporary Art in Berlin”, Berlinische Galerie, The State Museum for Modern Art, Photography, and Architecture, Berlin

“Opening Hours”, Metaxourgio, Athen

“Heterotopias: Recreation maid in Greece”, First Contemporary Art Biennale Thessalinoki, Alatza Imaret, Thessalinoki

“The Athens Effect: The Photographic Image in Contemporary Art”, La Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris

“Turbulence “, 3rd Auckland Triennial, Auckland

2006

“The Athens Effect: The Photographic Image in Contemporary Art”, Fondazione Mudima, Milan

“Crossing the Borders”, State Museum of Contemporay Art, Thessaloniki

“An Outing”, Beltsios Collection, Contemporary Art in Greece in the 21st Century, Matsopoulos Mill, Trikala

2005

“Caravanserai”, Artistic Exchanges, International Forum of Visual Art & Art Events, Contemporary Art Centre of Caucasus, Tbilisi

“The Gesture. A Visual Library in Progress”, Quarter, The New Center of Contemporary Art in Florence

“The Gesture. A Visual Library in Progress”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

2004

“Berliner Zimmer”, Kodra, Thessaloniki

“Any Place Any”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

“Breakthrough”, Alcala 31, Madrid

2003

“Photography Now”, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

2002

Biennale European Arti Visive, Premio Del Golfo, La Spezia

“The Spirit of the Family,” Photographic Center of Skopelos

2000

“La Casa, Il Corpo, Il Cuore”, National Gallery in Prague

1999

“The Passion and The Wave “, 6th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul

“La Casa, Il Corpo, Il Cuore”, Museum Moderne Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna

1998

“Neither Nor”, Living Art Museum, Reykjavik

Hoffman Collection, Berlin

“Acting Out”, Silverstein Gallery, New York

1997

“Special Event”, Eigen+Art Gallery, Berlin

“Image and Icon: The New Greek Photography 1975-1995”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

Eigen+Art Gallery, Berlin

“Greek Realities”, Kunsthallen Brandts Klaedefabrik, Odense

“Distanz und Domizil”, Städtische Galerie Rähnitzgasse, Dresden

1996

“Spring Collection”, DESTE Foundation, House of Cyprus, Athens

“Station Deutschland”, Kampnagelfabrik, Halle K3, Hamburg

“Question de Genres”, Mai de la Photo, Reims

“Suite Substitute II: Tempus Fugit”, Hotel du Rhone, Geneva

“Greek Realities”, Galerie im Marstall, Berlin

1995

Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

“Mama & Papa”, Eigen+Art Gallery, Berlin

“Space Odyssey”, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

“Station Deutschland”, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin

1994

Eigen+Art Gallery, Berlin

Eigen+Art at The Independent Art Space, London

1993

“Visionaire Photography Exhibition” Art 54 Gallery, New York

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2015

Artists in residence, Eagle Palace, Halkidiki

2011 – 2012

AIR Artist-in-Residence, Krems an der Donau

2006

C.A.R.K. International Exchange Of Contemporary Artist In Residence, Kanazawa

TEACHING & LECTURES

Since 2014  Adjunct Professor of Contemporary Art & Photography, New York University, Berlin

2016

“Art in Motion” Salon Dahlmann & Finnish Institute, Berlin

“Visual Narratives”, Freie Universität Berlin, http://parapoesis.tumblr.com/tagged/Visual-Narratives

2015

“inExchange – Foreign cultural policy and intercultural exchange”, Symposium of Internationalen Gesellschaft der Bildenden Künste (IGBK) and ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen).

2011

Kunstuniversität Linz Institut für Bildende Kunst und Kulturwissenschaften,Linz, January

2008

EMST, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athen

2006

Kanazawa College of Art, Kanazawa

2004

NBK, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein

2003

Greek Academics in Germany, Humboldt University, Berlin

 

 

WORKSHOPS

2016

“The Guest as a Host”, a collaboration btw UdK and NYU, Berlin

2011

“Lentopia”, Kunstuniversität Linz Institut für Bildende Kunst und Kulturwissenschaften,Linz, January

2008

EMST, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athen

2006

“Self Awareness in Public and Private Space”, Kanazawa College of Art, Kanazawa, May -June

REVIEWS & ARTICLES

2015

Barbara Piwowarska, “Christina Dimitriadis – Technologies of the Self”, Wall Street International, 8 April

Emilia Dłużewska, “Fotografia w kryzysie. Wystawa Christiny Dimitriadis”, Wyborcza.pl / Warszawa / Kultura, 11 April, Warsaw

2014

Irmgard Berner, “Das Ei von Thessaloniki, Berliner Zeitung, 9 November, Berlin

Birgit Rieger, “Gemeinschaftsrituale in Zeiten der Kirse”, Der Tagesspiegel, 30 October, Berlin

Ingeborg Wiensowski, “Kunst zur Griechenland-Krise: Großartige Dinge werden passieren”, Spiegel Online-Kultur,28 October

Ingo Arend, “Eine neue Work-Life-Balance”, TAU, 27 June, Berlin

Klea Charitou, “South likes: Tempus Ritualis at CACT, Thessaloniki”, South as a state of Mind Online, Summer , Athens

2013

Ingeborg Wiensowski, Berliner Schau “Erogenous Zone”: Hier backt die Künstlerin nackt, Spiegel Online – Kultur , 2 April

2012

Jakub Swirz “Wierze w duchy pamieci_ Christina Dimitriadis”, Kikimora, Summer, Warsaw

Daniela Tomasovsky “Christina Dimitriadis”, Morgen, Februar, Vienna

2008

Amanda Michalopoulou, “Christina Dimitriadis”, Gourmed, 2 of April

Daniel Boese, “Berlin – Christina Dimitriadis”, Artforum, artforum.com, Critic´s picks, 14 of March

Kimberly Bradley, “artnet.de digest”, Artnet Magazine, 14 of February

2007

Katerina Gregos, “Artists Dictionary – A Survey of Contemporary Greek Art”, Flash Art, International Magazine, Issue 256, October

2006

Marina Fokidis, “I remember all of you”, Glow Magazine, Issue 02, 15 of February, Thessaloniki

Giota Konstantatou “Oblivion’s exercises”, Highlights Magazine, Issue 20, January, Athens

2005

Marina Fokidis “I’ll remember all of you”, LifO Magazine, 15 of January, Athens

Lena Evaggelou “Staging Photography”, Nea Newspaper, 26-27of Febrouary, Thessaloniki

2004

Alexandra Koroxenidis “‘Obscure Passages’ of life from inward, reflective viewpoint”,  Kathimerini Newspaper, English Edition, Arts & Leisure, 22 of January, Athens

Natasha Adamou “Christina Dimitriadis”, Time Out Athens Magazine, Issue 46, January, Athens

2000

Midori Matsui “Christina Dimitriadis”, Studio Voice Magazine, June, Tokyo

Yukio Kondo “Christina Dimitriadis”, Ryuko Tsushin, June, Tokyo

1999

Sania Papa “The private spaces of Christina Dimitriadis”, Macedonia Newspaper, December, Thessaloniki

1998

Haridina Karaindrou, “Christina Dimitriadis: Outdoor Portraits of Reclining Women”, Arti Magazine, Volume 29, Athens

Helena Papadopoulos,”Outdoor Portraits of Reclining Women”,Camer Austria, Magazine, Forum, Issue 61 Graz

Natalie Hadjiantoniou, “Contemporary Odalisques”, Eleftherotypia Newspaper, 16 of January, Athens

Maria Maragou, “After Photography”, Eleftherotypia Newspaper, 5 of February, Athens

1997

Peter M. Hornung, “Graesk kunst fort ajour”, Politiken Newspaper, 10 of June, Kopenhagen

Karen Louise, Juhl Christensen, “At vaere eller ikke vaere…graesk”,  Jyllands-Posten Newspaper, 13 of June, Odense

Annette Tietenberg, “Mit doppelten Boden”, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Newspaper, 1 of March, Frankfurt

Harald Fricke ,”Kunst in Berlin: Christina Dimitriadis”, Die Tageszeitung Newspaper, 1 of March, Berlin

Elfi Kreis, “Aus der Bild geschlichen”, Der Tagesspiegel Newspaper, 1 of March, Berlin

1996

Emily Tsingou, “Christina Dimitriadis”, Flash Art Magazine, January/February, Milan

Katherina Gregos, “Spring Collection”, Art Magazine, January/February, Athens

Emily Tsingou “Some dots on the map: Art in the 90s “, London Magazine, April, London

Katherina Gregos, “Spring Collection”, Zing Magazine, Autumn/Winter, New-York

1995

Helena Papadopoulos, “Christina Dimitriadis, Lila Polenaki”, Arti Magazine, Volume 24, Athens

1993

Visionaire Magazine, No.8 Spring, New York, May

CATALOGUES

2015

“Technologies of the Self”, Essay by Barbara Piwowarska, Galeria Studio, Warsaw

2014

” The Desire fro Freedom”, Essay by Denys Zacharopoulos Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art

2011

“A Rock and a Hard Place”, Text by Milan Kundera, Main Programme, 3rd Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

“Σύγχρονη Ελληνίδα”, The Hub, Athens

“Polyglossia”, Essay by Anne Haun,  Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens

2010

“Time Within Us”, Essay by Christina Dimitriadis Istanbul Modern, Museum of Modern Art, Istanbul

2009

“Face to Faces”, Parallel Programme of Thessaloniki Biennale 2, Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki

“The First Image”, Essay by Denys Zacharopoulos, Centre Régional d’Art Contemporain Languedoc Roussilon, Sète, (C.R.A.C.)

“Mediterranean”, Essay by Elena Lydia Scipioni, Palazzo Rospigliosi, Roma

“Die anderen Städte”, IBA Stadtumbau 2010, Band 8: Stadt und Migration, Edition Bauhaus, Essay by Anne Haun

2008

“Contemporary Greek Photography”, Essay by Kostas Ioannidis, Edition Futura

“10 Aspects of Hellenic photography”, Essay by Christopher Marinos, Theatre de la Photograpie et de l´ Image, Nice

“Women Only”, Essay by Sotiris Bahtsetzis, Margaris Foundation, Amfilochia

“Transexperiences”, Essay by Anne Haun, 798 Space, Beijing

2007

“In Present Tense”, Essay by Dafni Vitali, EMST, Athens

“Neue Heimat- Contemporary Art in Berlin”, Essay by Bettina Maria Busse, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin

“Heterotopias: Recreation maid in greece”, Essay by Christina Dimitriadis, Alatza Imaret, First Contemporary Art Biennale, Thessaloniki

“Turbulence “, Essay by Marina Fokidis, 3rd Auckland Triennial, Auckland

2006

“The Athens Effect: The Photographic Image in Contemporary Art”, Essay by  Alexandra Moschovi, Fondazione Mudima, Milan

“Crossing the Borders”, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

“An Outing”, Beltsios Collection, Contemporary Art in Greece in the 21st Century, Trikala

“Positive Charges”, Thessaloniki Center of Contemporary Art, Essay by Christina Dimitriadis, Thessaloniki

2005

“Caravanserai”, Artistic Exchanges, International Forum of Visual Art & Art Events, Contemporary Art Centre of Caucasus, Tbilisi

“The Gesture. A Visual Library in Progress”, Quarter, The New Center of Contemporary Art in Florence, Italy & Macedonian Museum Of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

2004

“Berliner Zimmer”, Kodra, Thessaloniki

“Any Place Any”, Essay by Harry Marandi, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

“Breakthrough”, Alcala 31, Madrid

“Varianti Impresive – forme d’arte in atto e a venire”, Biennale Europea Arti Visive La Spezia

“The spirit of the family”, Photographic Center, Skopelos

1999

“The Passion and the Wave”, 6th International Istanbul Biennial, Essay by Helena Papadopoulos, Istanbul

“La Casa, Il Corpo, Il Cuore”, Essay by Sania Papa”, Museum Moderne Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna

1997

“Distanz und Domizil”, Essay by Annette Tietenberg, Städtische Galerie Rähnitzgasse, Dresden

“Image and Icon: The New Greek Photography 1975-1995”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki

1996

“Spring Collection”, DESTE Foundation, Athens

“Greek Realities”, Essay by Helena Papadopoulos, Berlin

1995

“Station Deutschland”, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Essay by Emily Tsingou, Berlin