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PANOS TSAGARIS BIO


Self Portrait (in Gold)

golden paper, mirror
2006

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Bio

Panos Tsagaris
Born in 1979 in Athens, Greece, Lives and works in New York

EDUCATION
1999-2004
BA in Fine Arts, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver Canada.



SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013
"PICATRIX", with Davide Balliano, curated by Eugenio Viola at Michel Rein Gallery, Paris, France.

2012
"Clothed with The Sun", at Kalfayan galleries, Athens, Greece.


2008
"I am The Sun In His Rising", at Kalfayan galleries, Athens, Greece

2007
"The Inability to interpret sensations in this excess of light", Assab-One Institution, Milan Italy
(performance)
"Whom I love I chastise with many rods", Galerie Fur Zeitgenossische Kunst Leipzig, Germany
(performance)

2006
"The Divine Darkness", Galerie Davide Gallo, Berlin Germany

2005
"Theanthropic", Up&Co Gallery, New York USA



SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014
“Staging the Domestic”, curated by Anna Chatzinassiou at The Hospital Club, London, England.

Venia Bechraki, Alexandros Georgiou, Panos Kokkinias, Angelo Plessas, Mantalina, Psoma, Alexandros Psychoulis, Georgia Sagri, Danae Stratou, Elena Syraka, Panos Tsagaris, Kostis Velonis, Marina Vernicos.

“4th Biennial of Contemporary Art of Canakkale, General Art Director Beral Madra, Executive Curator Deniz Erbas. Canakkale, Turkey. (catalogue)
Gulcin Aksoy, Maja Bajevic, Nigol Bezjian, Bashir Borlakov, Songul Boyraz, Harold De Bree, Klaus Wom Bruch, Ergin Cavusoglu, Ersan Deveci, Nezaket Ekici, Reha Erdem, Ayşe Erkmen, Aladdin Garunov, Douglas Gordon, Murat Gok, T. Melih Gorgun, Guven Incirlioglu, IRWIN, Khaled Jarrar, Grigor Khachatryan, Anne Kodura, Sitki Kosemen, Raziye Kubat, Radenko Milak, Pinar Ogrenci, Ahmet Oktem, Marilena Preda Sanc, Antonio Riello, Anri Sala, Hans Schabus, Tunca Subasi, Erdal Sezer, Panos Tsagaris, Astrid Walsh, Viron Vert, Akram Zaatari. 


"No Country for Young Men: Contemporary Greek Art in Times of Crisis",  curated by Katerina Gregos, Palais des Beaux Arts (BOZAR), Brussels, Belgium. (catalogue)
Loukia Alavanou, Manolis Anastasakos & Alexandros Vasmoulakis, Bill Balaskas, Depression Era, Eirene Efstathiou, Stelios Faitakis, Marina Gioti, Alexandros Georgiou, Philippe Grammaticopoulos, Guerrilla Optimists, Michalis G. Kallimopoulos, Dionisis Kavallieratos, Panos Kokkinias, Alkis Konstantinidis, Zissis Kotionis, Marinos Koutsomichalis, Afroditi Psarra & Maria Varela, Nicolas Kozakis & Raoul Vaneigem, Nikos Navridis, Angelos Papadimitriou,  Maria Papadimitriou, Antonis Pittas, Poka-Yio, Stefania Strouza, Lina Theodorou, Panos Tsagaris, Kostas Tsolis, Dimitris Tsoumplekas, Chrisa Valsamaki, Kostis Velonis, Eirini Vourloumis, Zafos Xagoraris, Yorgos Zois.

“Collective Show”,  curated by Patrick Meagher at CASA MAAUAD, Mexico.

"Milano Triennial", Milan, Italy.

"Conscious/Consciousness: All rising boats lift tides", curated by Rachel Garrard and Patrick Meagher at SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, USA.
Rachel Garrard, Patrick Meagher, Liz Nielsen, Devin Powers, Panos Tsagaris, Ali Van.

2013
"Everywhere but Now"
4th Biennale of Contemporary Art of Thessaloniki  curated by Adelina von Fürstenberg. Thessaloniki, Greece. (catalogue)
Marina Abramovic, Ghada Amer, John Armleder, Maja Bajevic,
Bill Balaskas, Lenora de Barros, Beforelight, Jacques Berthet,
Nigol Bezjian, Mohamed Bourouissa, Marie Bovo, David Casini,
Sheba Chhachhi, Claire Fontaine, Jordi Colomer, Marta Dell’Angelo,
Desertmed Collective, Haris Epaminonda, Inci Eviner, Ymane Fakhir,
Parastou Forouhar, Apostolos Georgiou, Khaled Jarrar, Hüseyin Karabey,
Gülsün Karamustafa, Iseult Labote, Ange Leccia, Los Carpinteros,
DeAnna Maganias, Marcello Maloberti, Miltos Manetas, Mark Mangion,
Liliana Moro, Adrian Paci, Rosana Palazyan,  Jafar Panahi, Maria Papadimitriou,
Dan & Lia Perjovschi,   Paris Petridis, Ivan Petrovic, Khalil Rabah, Philip Rantzer,
Zineb Sedira, Veronica Smirnoff, Priscilla Tea, Panos Tsagaris, Maria Tsagkari,
Gal Weinstein, Peter Wüthrich, Raed Yassin, Yiorgis Yerolymbos, Vasilis Zografos. 


"Nostalgia Nevrosa" 
curated by Iliana Fokianaki, part of ReMap 4-The biannual Contemporary Art Platform. Athens, Greece.
Felipa Cesar, Basim Magdy, Taus Makhacheva, Panos Papadopoulos, Poka-Yio, Anahita Razmi, Panos Tsagaris, Dimitra Vamiali. 

"Paradise Lost" curated by Artemis Potamianou, at Art-Athina Parallel Programme, Athens, Greece.
Angela Svoronou, Angelo Plessas, Antonis Papadopoulos, Athanasia Vidali-Soula, Babis Papayiannis, Bonnie Lane, Christina Mitrentse, Dan Dubowitz, Dimitra Vamiali, Dina Koumpouli, Efi Papaioannou, Eftihis Patsourakis, Elias Tsakmakis, Evangelia Spiliopoulou, Gregory Grozos, Irini Bachlitzanaki, Katerina Kalogri, Konstantinos Kyrtis, Lina Theodorou, Marc Bijl, Maria Aristotelous, Maria Ikonomopoulou, Marios Fournaris, Miltos Michailidis,  Nikos Arvanitis, Nikos Papadimitriou,  Orestis Symvoulidis,  Pagratis Pagratides, Panagiotis Paloglou,  Panos Tsagaris, Pasquale De Sensi, Peggy Kliafa, Roderik Henderson, Roi Alter, Sabine Rosenberger, Tula Plumi, Vasilis Avramidis.

"The Eternal Internet Brotherhood" curated by Angelo Plessas, Las Pozas, Mexico City,  Mexico.
Andreas Angelidakis, Ben Aqua, Apache, Jacinto Astiazarán, Harry Burke, Mike Calvert, Cibelle Cavalli Bastos, Vincent Charlebois, Tyler Coburn, Gerardo Contreras, Birch Cooper, Rhys Coren, Petra Cortright, Jesse Darling, Zachary Davis, Brian Droitcour, Cecile B Evans, Joe Hamilton, Marc Horowitz, Attilia Fattori Franchini, Rozsa Farkas - Arcadia_Missa, Manuel Fernandez, Paul Flannery, Marina Fokidis, Emilio Gomariz, Brian Khek, Anastasios Logothetis, Miltos Manetas, Michael Manning, Jaime Martinez, Theo Michael, Ceci Moss, Brenna Murphy, Junk jet (Asli Serbest/Mona Mahall), Hans Ulrich Obrist, Eva Papamargariti, Yuri Pattison, Angelo Plessas, Rafael Rozendaal, Nicolas Sassoon, Hugo Scibetta, Pascual Sisto, Jasper Spicero, Zak Stone, Priscilla Tea, Johannes Thumfart, Panos Tsagaris, Mai Ueda, Lance Wakeling, Krist Wood.

"Chapter III Invocation/Back" Back To Athens Festival, curated by Apostolos Zerdevas, Hotel PINDAROS, Athens, Greece.
Vassilis.H, Em. Kei, Ian Devilde, Panos Tsagaris, Apostolos Zerdevas.


2012
"Berlin Kreuzberg Biennale 2012"
THE GREEK PAVILLON at PALAIS DE TOKYO PARIS
PALAIS DE TOKYO, Paris, curated by Artemis Baltoyanni, Giannis Varelas, Nadja Argyropoulou, OMMU Athens.



"The Quality of Presence", Chelsea Hotel, New York, Curated by Dmitry Komis
Alvin Baltrop, Carol Bove, Kathe Burkhart, Tom Burr, Colette, Anne-Lise Coste, Jen DeNike, Graham Durward, Ryan Foerster, Scott Hug, Veruschka von Lehndorff, Lily Ludlow, Robert Mapplethorpe, Megan Marrin, Thomas Øvlisen, Walter Pfeiffer, Michael Rouillard, Job Piston, Alan Ruiz, Desi Santiago, Marc Scrivo, Joshua Seidner, Diego Singh, Paul Thek, Panos Tsagaris, Johanna Unzueta, Ricardo Valentim, Miguel Villalobos, Christian Wassmann, Tennessee Williams, Robert Wilson, Francesca Woodman, Zaldy

"Αrt Taipei", Kalfayan Galleries, Taipei.


"The Armory Show", Kalfayan Galleries, New York.

"Gold", Belvedere Museum, Vienna, Austria, curated by Thomas Zaunschirm
Carlos Aires, Abbas Akhavan, Franz Josef Altenburg, Johannes Angerbauer, Stephen Antonakos, Ian Anull, Billy Apple, John M. Armleder, Schüler Rudolf Bachers: Karl Borschke, Karl Maria May, Leopold Zlabinger, Andreas Harsch, Ferdinand Kitt, Anton Schellerer (Vergolder), Stephan Balkenhol, Georg Baselitz, Willi Baumeister, Joachim Baur, Michael Bergt, Mose Bianchi, Hans Bischoffshausen, Jill Biskin, William Blake, Arik Brauer, Thomas Brix, Guillaume Bruère, Chris Burden, Pam Burnley-Schol, Michael Burges, James Lee Byars, Sarah Cain, Theres Cassini, Gor Chahal Małgorzata Chodakowska, George Condo, William Cordova, Johann Georg Danninger, Jiři Georg Dokoupil, Johannes Domenig, Mary Frances Dondelinger, Godfried Donkor, Christian Eckart, Rudolf H. Eisenmenger, Manfred Erjautz, Jan Fabre, Luciano Fabro, Helmut Federle, Norbert Fleischmann, Sylvie Fleury, Gunther Förg, Ernst Fuchs, Makoto Fujimura, Gajin Fujita, Jakob Gasteiger, General Idea, Robert Ginder, Bruno Gironcoli, Yoko Grandsagne, Karl Haas, Richard Hamilton, Barkley Hendricks, Lori Hersberger, David Hewson, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Marcello Jori, Jürgen Kadow, Josef Kern, Yves Klein, Imi Knoebel, Cornelius Kolig, Kolkoz, Kretischer Maler (Griechisch), Milan Kunc, Alicja Kwade, Eduard Lebiedzki, Frederic Leglise, Rudolf Leitner-Gründberg, Sherrie Levine, Jason Clay Lewis, Edward Lipski, Hung Liu, Heinz Mack, Dimitrije Bašievic Mangelos, Franz Mayrhofer, Herbert Mehler, Frans van Mieris d. Ä, Gary Milek, Patricia Miranda, Paul Morrison, Wojciech Mucha, Peter Murphy, Winfried Muthesius, Pete Nawara, Hermann Nitsch – Hermann Staudinger, Oswald Oberhuber, Emil Orlik, Gabriel Orozco, Mimmo Paladino, Pepo Pichler, Eva Pliem, Marc Quinn, Kurt Regschek, Karl Manfred Rennertz, Robin Rhode, Gerhard Richter, Gerwald Rockenschaub, Edouard Sacaillan, Tom Sachs, Salzburger Maler, Elisabeth von Samsonow, Carme Sanglas, Walter Schnabl, Gundula Schulze Eldowy, Gustav Seyfferth, Lucy Skaer, Nedko Solakov, Hermann Staudinger, Giandomenico Tiepolo, Panos Tsagaris, Yannis Tsarouchis, Unbekannte Künstler, Victor Vasarely, Tabitha Vevers, Not Vital, Jan Maarten Voskuil, Otto Wagner, Andy Warhol, Robert Weber, Max Weiler, Fred Wessel, Franz West, Clemens Wolf, Erwin Wurm, Toby Ziegler.

2011
“ALCHEMICALLY YOURS”, curated by Pam Grossman, Observatory gallery, Brooklyn, USA.

Jesse Bransford, Molly Crabapple, Ted Enik, Marina Korenfeld, Adela Leibowitz, Sara Antoinette Martin, Ann McCoy, Robert M. Place, Ron Regé, Jr., J.L. Schnabel, Hunter Stabler, Panos Tsagaris.

2010
"The west at sunset", Abrons Art Center, curated by Adrian Geraldo Saldana, New York USA
Jaq Belcher, Alberto Borea, Amy Finkbeiner, Mary Kate Maher, Rachel Pollak, Cyrus Saint Amand, Poliakoff, Adam Parker Smith, Panos Tsagaris.

"OU.UN.PO. Symposium" (Organisers: Vanessa Theodoropoulou and Nadja Argyropoulou), archaeological site, Elefsina, Greece.

"Group show", curated by Tim Goossens, Westchester, New York, USA.
Panos Tsagaris, Xaviera Simmons, Nikki Katsikas and Sam Moyer.

"Sensitivity Questioned"
, Ileana Tounta gallery, curated by Iliana Fokianaki, Athens Greece
Jean Luc Blanc, Gregory Crewdson, Jim Drain, Ryan McGinley, Michael Robinson, Daniel Silver, Daniel Subkoff, Stephen Sutcliffe, Scott Treleaven, Dimitrios Antonitsis, Christos Delidimos, Kostas Bassanos, Manolis Bitsakis, Vassilis Botoulas, Antonis Donef, Eftichis Patsourakis, Theo Prodromidis, Panos Tsangaris

2009


"Down Below it`s Chaos", at 50 Eldridge, New York USA.

"Treasures of Wisdom" (Aikaterini Gegisian, Antonis Donef, Hrair Sarkissian & Panos Tsagaris). Exhibition presented by Kalfayan Galleries as part of ReMap2, an international art platform parallel to the 2nd Athens Biennial. 


"The Mystic Death of the Kiss", at the Performance Festival, curated by Eirini Papakostantinou and Demosthenes Agrafiotis. Part of "Praxis", 2nd Biennial of Thessaloniki, curated by Gabriela Salgado, Bisi Silva and Syrago Tsiara.


"Action Field KODRA", 9th Visual Arts Festival, “Gallery Young”, Kalfayan Galleries, Kalamaria, Thessaloniki.

"Mimes" Curated by Christopher Marinos at Kalfayan Galleries, Athens, Greece
Marcel Broodthaers, Antonis Donef, Danièle Huillet & Jean-Marie Straub, Nikos Kanarelis, Apostolos Karastergiou, Nina Papaconstantinou, Ilias Papailiakis, Florian Pumhösl, Batia Suter, The Infinite Library (Daniel Gustav Cramer & Haris Epaminonda), Panos Tsagaris. (catalogue)

"Art Dubai", Kalfayan Galleries, Dubai.   
                      
"ART LA", Kalfayan Galleries, Los Angeles.

"Art Athina", Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.

2008
"Night of the 1000 Drawings", Artist`s Space, New York USA.

"AthensVille", curated by Marina Fokidis, at the Art-Athina fair, Athens Greece.

2007
"Our Space" CREAM Editions, 5th Anniversary, curated by Irene Leung. Karok Gallery, Hong Kong, China (catalogue).

"Open Plan", curated by Sotirios Bahtetzis at the Art-Athina fair, Athens Greece.

2006
"M*A*S*H", curated by David Hunt, produced by Cottelson Advisers. During the Art Basel fair, Miami USA.

BIBLIOGRAPHY 

2014
"ABRAXAS Journal", issue #5, Black and White and Gold All Over: An interview with Panos Tsagaris, by Pam Grossman.
"WHITEWALL Magazine", online edition, Go Wild at Spring/Break Art Show, by Samantha Katz.
"ARTFORUM Magazine", 4th Thessaloniki Biennale Review, by Cathryn Drake (January issue page231-232).

"To Vhma Newspaper", Art stories in Times of Crisis, by Marilena Astrapellou (January 26th, page 14).

2013
“Beaux Arts Magazine”, L’ art anti-crise de la Grece, by Anaid Demir  (November issue, page 142).
“ARTFORUM online edition”, Local Warming, by Cathryn Drake.
“Biennale-4”, catalogue of The 4th Thessaloniki Biennial of Contemporary Art, (page 82-83, 251).
“GLOW Magazine”, The Power of Art, by Evelina Syrigou. (October issue, page 40-41).

2012
“Lifo newspaper” by Angelo Plessas, (November issue).
“Athinorama magazine” by Despina Zeykili, (December issue).
“Gold” curated by Thomas Zaunschirm, Belvedere Museum, Vienna, Austria (exhibition catalogue, page 332).

2011
“Art Review”, The West at Sunset exhibition review, by David Everitt Howe (March issue).

2010
“Dapper Dan magazine”, (autumn/winter issue).

2009
“Mimes” curated by Christopher Marinos, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens, Greece (exhibition catalogue, illustration page 41).
“Lifo newspaper”, (May issue).
“ ARREN Magazine”, (May-June issue).


2008
“Velvet magazine”, This bloody something, by Nadja Argyropoulou, (September issue)., Greece.
 “Ideal House Magazine”, Condensed Energy, by Dr. Vicky Sarakatsianou (July-August issue).
 “NYArts Magazine”, The Politics of the Occult, by Kalliopi Minoudaki, (March-April issue).
“4essera Magazine”, The Magical Art, by Nadia Argyropoulou, (winter edition).

2007
“Flash Art Magazine-International Edition”, (October Issue).
“CREAM publication”, 5 years after, (issue 8).
“Slash Magazine”, (spring edition).

2006
“CREAM publication”, StarWars edition, (issue 5).
“CREAM publication”, (issue 3).