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Krystallia Sakellariou

Born 1977 in Karl Gustav, Sweden.

Lives and works in Gothenburg, Sweden and Bogotá, Colombia.

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2015

Upcoming: (April) Halland Art Museum, Halmstad, Sweden.

2014

Upcoming (Nov): Galleri 54, Gothenburg, Sweden.

“I used to be a sleepwalker” Köttinspektionen, Uppsala, Sweden.

2013

“A few seconds every day” maumau gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

“I used to be a sleepwalker”, Galería Valenzuela Klenner, Bogotá, Colombia.

2012

“Cantina” Galleri BOX, Gothenburg, Sweden.

“Drömdagar” Hållplats konst, Gävle, Sweden.

 

Selected Group Exhibitions/Screenings:

2014

“Metsän henki” (Forest spirit) Mustarinda, Finland.

“On paper”, maumau gallery, Istanbul, Turkey.

Selected for Mizzica Film Fest, Italy.

2013

“Future Heroes” Temporära konsthallen, Stockholm, Sweden.

“Eskapism” curerad av Acéphale Naivité, Göteborgs konsthall/apartment/hotell, Gothenburg, Sweden.

“La otra Cartagena”, Tierra bomba, Colombia.

2012

Chicago Calling Art Festival, Chicago, USA.

VideoGUDfestivalen, Gävle, Sweden.

Galería el Garaje, Bogotá, Colombia

2011

Shortfilmfestival KORT PÅ KINO KINO, Sandnes, Norway.

Oaxaca Independent Film and Video Festival, Oaxaca, Mexico.

International Animation Day, Sundsvall, Sweden.

Cinemarena, Stockholm, Sweden.

World Culture Festival, Västerås, Sweden.

2010

Videoholica, Video Art Festival, Varna, Bulgaria.

Patras International Film Festival, Patras, Greece.

 

Grants and Awards:

2014

Film production support FDC, Colombia

Gothenburg City Council, “Pronto!” support for solo show.

Honorary mention at Portfolio 14 Festival, Mexico City, Mexico

Project support, Konst i Halland, Sweden

2013

IASPIS/Swedish Arts Grants Committee, support for solo show, Bogotá, Colombia.

Film Production support, Film i Halland, Sweden.

2012

Film production support, Film i Gävleborg, Sweden.

Gothenburg City Council, “Pronto!” support for solo show.

2011

Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Travel Grant, Prague, Czech Republic.

Swedish Arts Grants Committee, Cultural Exchange Grant, Sandnes, Norway

 

Residencies:

2014

Artist in Residence at Bamboo Curtain Studio, Taipei, Taiwan, with the support from Konst i Halland’s  artist in residence grant, Sweden.

Artist in Residence at Mustarinda, Finland.

2013

Artist in residence at maumau, Istanbul, with the support from Västra Götalandsregionens artist in residence grant, Gothenburg, Sweden.

Artist in residence at PRAC/Cooperartes, Bogotá, Colombia, funded by the Ministry of Culture, Colombia.

Artist in residence at Tierra Bomba, Cartagena, Colombia, through Valenzuela Klenner Gallery, Colombia.

2011

Artist in residence, Frida Hanses house, Stavanger, Norway.

 

Education:

2006  M.A., International museum studies, Gothenburg university, Sweden

Intern at MARCO- Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Monterrey, Mexico.

2002 B.A., Art History and Visual Studies, Gothenburg university, Sweden.

2001 M.Sc, Applied Physical Chemistry, Gothenburg university

Thesis at Universitá Degli Studi di Perugia, Italy

One year exchange at University of Sydney, Australia.

1996-2000 Courses in Philosophy, Religion and Mathematics, Gothenburg university, Sweden.

 

Press:

September 22, 2014, Krystallia Sakellariou på Köttinspektionen: Konsten.net  in Swedish

September 25, 2014, Symboltyngd känslostorm: Uppsala Nya Tidning in Swedish

September 18, 2014, Sömngångare invigs på Köttinspektionen: Uppsala Nya Tidning in Swedish

June 27, 2014, Stipendium till Krystallia från Karl Gustav: Hallands Nyheter in Swedish

December 22, 2013, 100-word reviews, M-est in English

August 2, 2013, Från Karl Gustav till Bogotá: Hallands Nyheter , Malin Eirefelt),  link not available

October 20, 2012 Cantina på Galleri BOX: Göteborgs posten, Lisbet Ahnoff, link not available

February 2, 2012, Ett riktigt drömkonstverk: Arbetarbladet  in Swedish

Februart 2, 2012, Charmigt – men väcker frågor, Gefle Dagblad