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VAGGELIS CHOURSOGLOU

Born in 1979 Athens, Greece
Lives and works between Athens and London

Education

2008 Lisbon School of Fine Art, Portugal (Erasmus program)
2004-2010 Athens School of Fine Art

Solo Exhibitions
2016 I hope for nothing , Octopus project space,Berlin
2016 Metropolitani indiani , Sarry 12, Athens
2016 Closer to nebula, Rocabella, Mykonos
2015 Colorful travelers, Grecotel, Athens
2013 Space Chapel, Margarita Tourasco, Portugal
2011 I don't care about my face, Outsider's gallery, London

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 Affordable art fair, Blender gallery, Athens
2014 Woozy-x-John-Dolan, The Howard Griffin gallery , London
2014 Mayday, Lazy days , Athens
2013 Thrills-and-chills, Can gallery, Athens
2013 DaDa Da Academy, Art Athina, Athens
2012 Blue hotel, DaDaDa Academy, Camp, Athens
2012 A1, RVCA , Athens
2011 The forgotten bar, Re Map, Athens
2011 The beautiful dance of terrible masks and minds, Temporary Gallery, Vienna
2011 The workshops, The Art Foundation, Athens
2011 Dear thick and thin, ME contemporary gallery, Copenhagen
2011 Urban Art III,, Athinais, Athens
2011 TABULARASA, 7 days 7 openings, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany
2011 UNDERWORLD, Scheublein + Bak, Switzerland
2011 Symbiosis? – Face art project, 15th Biennale of young mediterranean artists, Thessaloniki
2010 No money just honey, Antonopoulou gallery, Athens
2010 Sound of color: 8 new artists - 8 artistic scores, The Athens Concert Hall, Athens
2010 Lost in path of Silk, China International Mural Exhibition, Dafen Art Museum, Shenzhen, China
2010 About love, 6 Dogs Gallery - Konteiner Project, Athens
2009 Urban Art II, Technopolis, Athens
2008 Urban Art I, Hellenic Cosmos Cultural Centre, Athens
2007 Façade en Fête, French Institute, Athens
2007 Urban Legends, Babel, Athens
2006 European Culture Pays, graffiti festival, Manchester, UK
2006 Hellas and the Sea, Perama, Attica
2006 Kosmopolite, national art festival, Paris
2005 Maclaim meets Carpe Diem, Goethe Institute, Athens
2005 Invisible, Babel, Technopolis, Athens
2004 9th National Comics Festival, Babel, Technopolis Athens
2003 Neverending Story, Goethe Institute, Athens
2003 Cosmos, a sea of Art, 11th Biennale of Young European and Mediterranean Artists, Athens
2003 Far away journeys, Babel, Technopolis, Athens
2002 The Other Half of Heaven, Babel, Technopolis, Athens
2002 Chromopolis, various venues, Cultural Olympiad, 2004 Olympic Games, Athens

Self Initiated Projects

2015 Self Organised, Sandinista villages, Nicaragua.
2015 Gravity, Public mural, Village underground, London
2015 Futura, Private mural, MKV, London
2012 Colorful ocean, Public mural, Keramikos, Athens
2012 Tropical Surprise, Private mural, Portugal
2011 Dropping Stars, Public Installation, Azores
2011 Colorful warrior, Public mural - Psyrri Reconstruction, Monastiraki metro station, Athens

Curated Projects

2007 Façade en Fête, celebration of the 100 years of the French Institute, Athens
2007 Urban Legends, 12th National Comics Festival of Babel, Athens
2006 “Greece and Sea” with the support of the “Social Institution Alexander, S.Onasis”
2005 Maclaim meets Carpe Diem, Goethe Institute, Athens
2005 Invisible, 10th National Comics Festival of Babel, Technopolis, Athens
2004 SYSTEM (t) ERROR, 9th National Comics Festival of Babel, Technopolis Athens
2002 Chromopolis, various venues, Cultural Olympiad, 2004 Olympic Games, Athens

PUBLICATIONS
• «MURAL ART - Murals on huge public surfaces around the world», Publikat KG publishing, 2010, Germany
• «MURAL ART - Murals on huge public surfaces around the world», Publikat KG publishing, 2009, Germany
• «MURAL ART - Murals on huge public surfaces around the world», Publikat KG publishing, 2008, Germany
• «…in the streets», Metaichmio publishing, 2007, Athens
• «GRAFFITI BRASIL», Tristan Manco, Lost Art, Caleb Neelon, editions Thames & Hudson, 2005
• «Graffiti World – Street art from five continents», Nicholas Ganz, editions Thames & Hudson, 2004
• «ΗΙP HOP DON’T STOP», Christos Terzidis, ΟXY publishing, 2003, Athens
• «Chromopolis. A different view of culture» Α.Ε. publishing Viewing of the Greek Cultural Heritage, 2002, Athens
• «The colour of the city (Graffiti in Greece)», Kyriakos Iosifidis, ΟXY publishing, 1998, Athens