Screening | Leda Papaconstantinou


  • Benaki Museum 138 Pireos Athina, 118 54 Greece

Two day screening of a selection of work by Leda Papaconstantinou

Friday April 15

4-6 pm – 1F

Leda Papaconstantinou on the ERT TV show “Paraskinio”

 

Saturday April 16

4-5 pm – 1F

Screening of works by Leda Papaconstantinou


Leda Papaconstantinou was born in 1945 in Greece and studied Graphic Design at the Athens Technological Institute Doxiades, Fine Arts at the Loughton College of Art (London) and Maidstone College of Art (Kent Institute of Art and Design, University of Kent). She lives and works on the island of Spetses, Greece. She is one of the primary and few artists in Greece who used performance as an expressive medium during the ’70s and ’80s and her presence is constant and continuous since the late 60’s. Her work, apart from performances, consists of installations, paintings, sculptures, video and film. Since 1969, her work has been presented in numerous group and solo shows worldwide, in venues such as: Bloomsbury Theater, London (1970), Sao Paolo International Biennial (1986), Benaki Museum, Athens & Bei Hamam, Thessaloniki (2006), 1st Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art (2007), SPACE London, UK (2007), SETE, France (2007), the “Monastiraki” station, Attiko Metro, Athens (2010), 4th Athens Biennale (2013) etc.