Stelios Kallinikou (b. 1985, Limassol, Cyprus)

Studies

2008 History and Archaeology Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,Greece

2009 Photography ,Iiek ESP, Thessaloniki, Greece



SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Solo shows

2018

Studies in Geology,Foam Museum ,Amsterdam, Netherlands 

Over Te Horizon, curated by Yiannis Toumazis. In the framework of: Drone Vision: Surveillance, Warfare, Protest, NiMAC, Nicosia, Cyprus. A collaboration between Nimac in nicosia, Hasselblad Centre in Gothenburg and the Zahoor Ul Akhlaq Gallery of the National College of Arts in Lahore.

SKPP, Solo Duo show with Polys Peslikas, PARTY Contemporary | Artist-run gallery,Nicosia, Cyprus

2017

Where are you going young man, handsome like a legend,Point Centre for Contemporary Art,Nicosia,Cyprus

2016

Flamingo Theatre,Thkio Ppalies Artist-led project space,Nicosia,Cyprus

2015

At the end of the day,Thkio Ppalies Artists-led Project space,Nicosia,Cyprus

2014

Mary's Boy and flowers in the yard, Encontros da Imagem,International Photography Festival 2014,Braga,Portugal.

2013

Within Narratives, Curated by Polys Peslikas ,Penintaplinena Gallery, Limassol, Cyprus


Group shows

2017

Modus Operandi/Young artists from Cyprus,
Curated by Charis Kanellopoulou, Korai Project Space, Nikosia, Cyprus

Contemporary Art from Cyprus ,curated by: Britta von Campenhausen,European Central Bank, Frankfurt,Germany

Still searching,APhF:17 Benaki Museum, Athens,Greece

Eros/Thanatos Curated by Stavros kavalaris, Athens,Greece

Going where we come from,curated by Myrto Katsimicha and Olivia Fahmy ,invited by Mäelle Gross,Athens,Greece

VANITY
Curated by Evagoras Vanezis and Evagoria Dapola
Garaz,Nicosia,Cyprus

2016

Limassol:after the development what?
Group show at the Social Housing Buildings organised by the Cyprus Architects Association, the Rialto Theatre and Limassol Municipality,curated by visual artist Maria Lianou and architect Alexandros Christofinis.

THE EQUILIBRISTS /CURATED BY:Gary Carrion-Murayari and Helga Christoffersen with Massimiliano Gioni
Benaki Museum, Athens Greece Organized by the DESTE Foundation and the New Museum, New York in collaboration with the Benaki Museum

"rebond à JEUNE CREATION 66" PROGRESS GALLERY,Paris,France
Commissariat : Margaret Dearing, Emmanuelle Coqueray, Edwin Fauthoux-Kresser

Projection /Jeune Création 66th edition,Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac Pantin,Paris,France
Curated by: Edwin Fauthoux-Kresser, Margaret Dearing, Emmanuelle Coqueray

YOUNG CYPRIOT ARTISTS AT THE A. G. LEVENTIS GALLERY,Nikosia ,Cyprus
Curated by Savvas Christodoulides

2015

Borderlines,Athens Photo Festival,Athens,Greece
Constantinos S. Constantinou (CY), Maria Gruzdeva (RU), Yaakov Israel (IL), Stelios Kallinikou (CY), Constance Proux (BE), Nicolas Ventourakis (GR)
Curated by: Manolis Moresopoulos

Finite Project Altered When Open,David Dale Gallery ,Glasgow,Scotland

2014

Encontros da Imagem,Emergentes Finalist Exhibition 2014,Braga,Portugal

Non-Standard testimonials,curated by Peter Eramian,David Dale Gallery ,Glasgow,Scotland

Nativity Stories, A. G. Leventis Gallery ,Nikosia,Cyprus

2013

Athens photo festival-Young Greek Photographers ,Athens,Greece, curated by Manolis Moresopoulos

Faceless part II curated by Bogomir Doringer opening on September 27th at MuseumsQuartier Vienna

2012

New Somatography, Penintaplinena Gallery,Limassol,Cyprus curated by Christos Kyriakides/ Eleni Bagaki | Edith Bergfors | Stelios Kallinikou | Soteris Kallis | Alexandros Pissourios | Hanna Putz | Robi Rodriguez | Daniel Sannwald

'In Crisis Terra Mediterranea' Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre,Nicosia,Cyprus, curated by Dr Yiannis Toumazis

'ANTHEM ' Penintaplinena Gallery,Limassol,Cyprus, curated by Polis Peslikas

'Rich art in poor times'IsnotGallery,Nicosia,Cyprus

OCC one (Original Certified Copy one) Penintaplinena Gallery,Limassol,Cyprus/TintGallery,Thessaloniki,Greece,concept by Artist / Museologist Nikos Triantaphyllou, realised and curated by Artist / Museologist Eleni Riga

2011

Measaf Middle East alternative sound & art festival, Athens, Greece

‘REVERIES OF WILL’ Vamiali`s Gallery, Athens, Greece, curated by Polis Peslikas

Month of Contemporary Photography ,IsnotGallery, Nicosia,Cyprus

'Rich art in poor times'IsnotGallery,Nicosia,Cyprus

2010

Athens photo festival,Athens,Greece, curated by Manolis Moresopoulos

‘NOTES TO SELF’ Omikron Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus, curated by Elena Parpa/Polis Peslikas

Accolades
2016 Nominated for Prix Pictet award
2015 Nominated for Pla(t)form Winterthur fotomuseum
2014 Encontros da Imagem,Emergentes Finalist
2013 Athens photo festival-Young Greek Photographers


Talks & Presentations
2017 Flamingo Theatre and Other Early Architectures, Benaki, Museum, Athens, Greece
2017 Πέραν του τόπου Stelios Kallinikou and Sofronis Sofroniou Point Centre for Contemporary Art,Nicosia,Cyprus
2016 Misconceptions and Assumptions: Narratives/Nikolas Ventourakis-Stelios Kallinikou
2016 Round table discussion TEPAK University coordinated by Theopisti Stylianou-Lambert
2016 University of Nicosia-Artist talk

Catalogues and publications

2017 MO17 exhibition catalogue
2017 Contemporary Art from Cyprus cataloque published by European Central Bank, Frankfurt,Germany
2017 Prix Pictet catalogue published by teNeues Publishing group
2017 Still Searching Athens Photo Festival catalogue published by Hellenic centre of Photography
2016 Limassol:after the development what? exhibition catalogue published by Cyprus Architects Association
2016 The Equilibrists, exhibition catalogue published by Deste Foundation and Museum of Cycladic Art ,Athens, Greece
2016 Flamingo theatre artist book
2015 Reframe Memory Athens Photo Festival catalogue published by Hellenic centre of Photography
2014 Hope and Faith exhibition catalogue published by Encontros da Imagem
2013 Fluid identidies Athens Photo Festival catalogue published by Hellenic centre of Photography
2012 Terra Mediterranea In Crisis, catalogue, published by Nicosia Municipal Art Center, Nicosia
2010 Young Greek Photographers Athens Photo Festival catalogue published by Hellenic centre of Photography







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