Haris Epaminonda

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11 May – 31 October 2018

Haris Epaminonda: Raymond, Grand Hotel et Les Palmes, Palermo, Italy

7 June 2018 – 5 January 2019

Haris Epaminonda: Time and Memory (Two-person show with Fiona Tan), Centro de Creación Contemporánea de Andalucía (C3A)

23 March – 26 May 2018

Haris Epaminonda: VOL. XXIIV, Significant Other, Vienna

9 February – 2 April 2018

Haris Epaminonda: VOL. XXIII, Secession, Viena

21 September – 1 December 2017

Haris Epaminonda: Contemporary Art from Cyprus, ECB, Frankfurt

9 June – 12 August 2017

Haris Epaminonda: A Tranquil Star (Group Show), Malta Contemporary Art, Valetta

10 March – 4 June 2017

Haris Epaminonda: VOL. XXIIAspen Art Museum, Aspen

3 December 2016 – 11 February 2017

Haris Epaminonda: Completely Something Else (Group Show), Point Centre for Contemporary Art, Nicosia

 

8 April – 10 April 2016

Haris Epaminonda: THENnow (curated by Jarrett Gregory & Pavel Pyś), along with Galleria Massimo Minini. Miart, Milan.

 

24 March – 23 April 2016

Haris Epaminonda: VOL. XVII. Casey Kaplan, New York.

18 March – 28 August 2016

Haris Epaminonda: L’Image Volée (group show curated by Thomas Demand). Fondazione Prada, Milan.

8 October – 8 November 2015

Haris Epaminonda: Tallinn Photomonth – Time Lapse (Group Show). Tallinn Art Hall, Tallinn

24 September – 6 December 2015

Haris Epaminonda: Vol. XVI. Le Plateau, Frac-ile-de-France, Paris

11 June – 11 October 2015

Christodoulos Panayiotou and Haris Epaminonda: Ametria (Group show based on an idea by Roberto Cuoghi). DESTE Foundation at Benaki Museum, Athens

18 February – 10 May 2015

Haris Epaminonda: After Dark (Group show curated by Xavier Franceschi ). Mamco, musée d’art moderne et contemporain, Genève

24 January – 29 March 2015

Haris Epaminonda: Unendliche Bibliothek (Group show curated by Alexander Blatter). Alte Fabrik, Rapperswil-Jona

17 January 2015

Haris Epaminonda: Edition launch of The Spring Press. Printed Matter, New York

24 June – 30 September 2014

Haris Epaminonda: Dreams That Money Can’t Buy (Group show by CURA). Independent Space, Maxxi – Museo delle Arti del XXI secolo, Roma

14 March – 18 May 2014

Haris Epaminonda: Chapter IV (Solo show). Fondazione Querini Stampalia (Carlo Scarpa space), Venice

25 March – 18 May 2014

Haris Epaminonda: VOL. XIV (Solo show). Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia

28 March – 18 May 2014

Haris Epaminonda: Escapes: Fiction as Rigour (Group show). Fabra i Coats Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Spain

8 May – 13 July 2014

Haris Epaminonda: Dreierlei (Exhibition as part of the stipendium 2013). Fürstenberg Zeitgenössisch, Donaueschingen

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Solo Shows

2018

VOL. XXIIV, Significant Other, Vienna, Austria

VOL. XXIII, Secession, Vienna, Austria

 

2017

VOL. XXII, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, USA

VOL. XX, Rodeo, London, UK

 

2016

VOL. XIX, Rodeo, London, UK

VOL. XVII, Casey Kaplan, New York, USA

The Infinite Library, CAAC, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Seville, Spain

 

 2015

VOL. XVI, Le Plateau, Frac-ile-de-France, Paris, France

 

2014

Haris Epaminonda & Part Wild Horses Man On Both Sides, Rowing, London, UK

Vol. XIV, Galeria Massimo Minini, Brescia, Spain

Chapter IV, Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice, Italy

 

2013

Haris Epaminonda, Point Center for Contemporary Art, Nicosia, Cyprus

Chapters, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, UK

Haris Epaminonda, Künstlerhaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Early Summer, two person show with Daniel Gustav Cramer, Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon, Portugal

 

2012

The Infinite Library, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Germany

The Infinite Library, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus, Switzerland

 

2011

Projects 96 (organised by Roxana Marcoci), Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

Haris Epaminonda, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany

 

2010

Late Autumn (with Daniel Gustav Cramer), Samsa, Berlin, Germany

The Infinite Library, Museo di Palazzo Poggi & Biblioteca Universitaria, Bologna, Italy

Chronicles, Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK

Vol. VI, Level 2 Gallery, Tate Modern, London, UK

 

2009

Vol. IV, Rodeo, Istanbul, Turkey

Vol. I, II & III, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden

Daniel Gustav Cramer & Haris Epaminonda, BolteLang, Zürich, Switzerland

 

2008

Tarahi IIII, V & VI, Circus, Berlin, Germany

 

2007

Haris Epaminonda, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

Old Earth, No More Lies, I See You…, co-representing Cyprus Pavilion at the 52nd Venice Biennale (with Mustafa Hulusi), (curated by Denise Robinson), Palazzo Malipiero, Venice, Italy

Yama, As Long As It’s Dark…, The Marmara Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey

 

 

Group Shows

2018

Multitudinous Seas, Fondation Hippocrène, Paris, France

Stories of Almost Everyone, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA

Seven Exhibitions, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam, Germany

Tomorrow’s Dream, Neuer Essener Kunstverein, Essen, Germany

Now it is Light, Galeria Boavista, Lisbon, Portugal

Time and Memory, Centro de Creación Contemporánea de Andalucía (C3A), Córdoba, Spain

Raymond, Grand Hotel et des Palmes, Palermo, Italy

A sedução de uma vírgula bem colocada/The Pull of a Well-Placed Comma, MACE, Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Elvas, Portugal

Seven Exhibitions, Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam, Germany

 

2017

Last Night’s Fortune Teller, The Third Part of an Exhibition Series with New Acquisitions of Chinese and International Contemporary Art, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin, Italy

Scamming, Palazzo Lancia, Turin, Italy

An Autumn Afternoon (with Daniel Gustav Cramer), Sperling, Munich, Germany

Pompei@ Madre. Materia Archeologica, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Naples, Italy

Contemporary Art from Cyprus, ECB, Frankfurt, Germany

A Tranquil Star, Malta Contemporary Art, Valetta, Malta

Antidoron-works from the EMST Collection as part of documenta 14, Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany

Ways of the hand, Maisterravalbuena, Lisbon, Portugal

Portrait (for a Screenplay) of Beth Harmon, Tenderpixel, London, UK

Quiet, Barbara Seiler Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

 

2016

Group show with Ulla Von Brandenburg and Francis Uprichard. Art Concept, Paris, France

L’Image Volée (curated by Thomas Demand). Fondazione Prada, Milan, Italy

THENnow (curated by Jarrett Gregory & Pavel Pyś), along with Galleria Massimo Minini Miart, Milan, Italy

Haris Epaminonda & The Infinite Library (∞), CAAC, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Seville, Spain

Overseas, group show curated by Galini Notti, ACG Art Galery, The American College of Greece, Athens, Greece

Das Übrige / Der Rest eines Vorschlags (curated by Lukas Töpfer), Kunstverein Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Germany

 

2015

Nel Mezzo del Mezzo (co-curated by Christine Macel, Bartomeu Mari and Marco Bazzini), Museo Riso/ Albergo dei Poveri, Palermo, Italy

Beauty Codes. Order/disorder/chaos (Act II), Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon, Portugal

The View (curated by Francesco Garutti and project by Vittorio Dapello), The View Studio, Genova, Switzerland

2nd Chapter: The Eclipse of an Innocent Eye (curated by Jan Kratochvil & Adam Budak), Moving Image Department, Trade Fair Palace, National Gallery of Prague, Prague, Czech Republic

I am attracted none the less… (curated by Loring Randolph), Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York, USA

The Chicken and The Egg, The Chicken, Rodeo, London, UK

Every very inclusion is an exclusion of other possibilities (curated by November Paynter), Salt, Istanbul, Turkey

Meeting Point(∞) (curated by Axel Lapp), Kunstverein Konstanz, Kunstraum Kreuzlingen & 10 other historical places, Germany

Beauty Codes, Order/disorder/chaos (Act I),Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, Italy

Mythologies, 3rd Mardin Biennale, Mardin, Turkey

The Museum of Unconditional Surrender (curated by Niekolaas Lekkerkerk), TENT, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Beauty Codes. Order/disorder/chaos (Prologue), Cura basement, Rome, Italy

After Dark (curated by Xavier Franceschi), La Collection du Frac Île-de-France, Mamco, Genève, Switzerland

From A Poem To The Sunset, Daimler Contemporary Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Unendliche Bibliothek, Alte Fabrik, Rapperswil-Jona, Switzerland

The Spring Press Edition Launch, Printed Matter, New York, USA

 

2014

Seemed like a good idea at the time, Sperling, Münich, Germany

Observations, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Escapes: Fiction as Rigour, Fabra i Coats Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Spain

 

2013

The Time Machine (The Survivors), Frutta Gallery, Rome, Italy

We Fragment, Collect And Narrate, Culturcentrum Mechelen, Mechelen, Belgium

Subterranea, Visual Arts Gallery, SME Building University of California, San Diego, USA

Preis Der Nationalgalerie Für Junge Kunst 2013, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany

Everywhere But Now, 4th Thessaloniki Biennale, Thessaloniki, Greece

Suicide Narcissus, The Renaissance Society, Chicago, USA

The Unicorn, Transformer Station, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, USA

Mind Is Outer Space, Casey Kaplan, New York, USA

Ciclorama, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico

The Angel of History, Palais des Beaux Arts, Paris, France

Speaking And Thinking, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sweden

The Order Of Things: Cinematic Moments, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, USA

Artists’ Film Club: Travelling Part (I & II), Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK

 

2012

Only Parts Of Us Will Ever Touch Parts of Others, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, France

All That Shines Ain’t Gold, Rodeo, Istanbul, Turkey

Prompts & Triggers: Surplus Authors, Witte de With, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Early Summer, Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon, Portugal

5th Bucharest Biennale (curated by Anne Barlow), Alert Studio, Bucharest, Romania

Anthropos/ Cyprus Faces Through The Ages, Cyprus Museum, Nicosia, Cyprus

Difference And Repetition (curated by Crivelli Visconti), Galerie Raquel Arnaud, São Paolo, Brasil

Towards A Warm Math (curated by Chris Willey), OnStellarRays, New York, USA

Eu. 27 Countries, 27 Artists (curated by Tanya Tumpff), Museum Tongerlohuys, Rossendaal, Netherlands

Pos Na Ftiaxeis Ena Kipo (curated by Elena Parpa), To Phytorio, House of the Visual Artists, Nicosia, Cyrpus

Satellite Stories – Transmediale 2012 (curated by Maha Maamoun & Sarah Rifky), Haus der Kulturen Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Personal Effects On Sale, Esprit Nouveau Pavilion, Bologna, Italy

Constellation (Or The Inspiration Show), Rodeo, Istanbul, Turkey

The Night Life Guide, (curated by Patrick C. Haas), Department of Art History, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Parataxis, Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain

 

2011

Beyond, Kumu Art Museum, Tallin, Estonia

Young Art, Works from the Collection, Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

The Limits Of An Object Forde, Genève, Switzerland

Snail Fever, The Third Line, Dubai, UAE

‘Ntepti’ Humanism, Faggionato, London, UK

 

2010

Cyprus in Venice: 1968-2009, Nicosia Municipal Arts Center, Nicosia, Cyrpus

Geography Of Proximity, Malta Contemporary Art Foundation, Valletta, Malta

The Moved Object, Skulpturi.dk, Copenhagen, Denmark

Everything Is Out there, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain

This Page, Kimmerich, New York, USA

33 115 68, Exile, Berlin, Germany

22 x 4 Oder Die Liebe Zum Kleinen, Kunstverein Langenhagen, Langenhagen, Germany

Kiosk, Golden Parachutes, Berlin, Germany

The Front Room: Roman Schramm & Haris Epaminonda, Contemporary Art Museum St Louis, St Louis, USA

Papier Photo, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, France

Les Belles Images: Second Scenario, La Box, Bourges, France

Tutta La Memoria Del Mondo, GAM Underground Project, Turin, Italy

A library On Gaps And Silent Documents, Stuk Arts Centre, Leuven, Belgium

Arrivals And Departures-Europe, Mole Vanvitelliana, Ancona, Italy

Altogether Elsewhere, Rodeo, Istanbul, Turkey

The Mystics, Civic Room, London, UK

Cf., Art et Essai, Rennes, France

Labyrint 09 – Writings And Observations, Konsthall Botkyrka, Stockholm, Sweden

 

2009

Noise, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon

Taj Mahal Travellers, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm, Sweden

Coreografia Del Sintomo, Norma Mangione Gallery, Turin, Italy

Heaven, The Infinite Library at ‘Hotel Paradies’, 2nd Athens Biennale, Athens, Greece

Green Lgith, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London, UK

The Garden Of Forking Paths, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid, Spain

SOLARIS, Gió Marconi Gallery, Milan, Spain

Falk Haberkorn & The Infinite Library, Klemms, Berlin, Germany

Deste Prize 2009, Deste Foundation at Cycladic Museum, Athens, Greece

Mimes, Kalfayan Gallery, Athens, Greece

The Happy Interval, Tulips and Roses, Vilnius, Lithuania

The GenerationalL Younger Than Jesus, New Museum, New York, USA

The Kaleidoscopic Eye,Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Collection, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Shadows Of Forgotten Ancestors, Cosmic Gallery, Paris, France

Provisions For The Future, 9th Sharjah Biennale, Sharjah, UAE

It’s Not For Making, It’s For Reading, The Infinite Library at Form / Content, London, UK

Sounds And Visions, Tel Aviv Contemporary Art Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel

Six Degrees Of Seperation (a project by Luca Trevisani), Mehdi Chouakri Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Second Hand, Engholm Engelhorn Gallery, Vienna, Austria

 

2008

If Tomorrow Never Comes, Rodeo, Istanbul, Turkey

Playtime, Betonsalon, Paris, France

Pharos = 10, NIMAC, Nicosia, Cyprus

The Krautcho Club In And Out Of Place, Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin & Project Space 176, London, UK

A Rictus Grin, Broadway 1062, New York, USA

Experience Pommery #5, Domaine Pommery, Reims, France

Fare Una Scenata – Making A Scene, Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples, Italy

Where Do We Go From Here? Works From The Nicos Pattihis Collection, YK:EMX NiMAC, Nicosia, Cyprus

Past-Foward, Project Space 176, Zabludowicz Art Projects, London, UK

A Principle Of Assumptions, Rodeo, Istanbul, Turkey

The Unfair Fair (produced by 1:1 Projects), Rome, Italy

When Things Cast No Shadow, 5th Berlin Biennale, The Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany

 

2007

Balance, 1 / 9 Unosunove Gallery, Rome, Italy

This Then That, Rodeo, Istanbul, Turkey

Fractured Figure: Works From The Dakis Joannous Collection, Deste Foundation, Athens, Greece

True Romance…, The Breeder, Athens, Greece

Supernova_Constellations, NIMAC & Pierides Foundation, Nicosia, Cyprus

Rozamira’07, Art Center Winzavod, Moscow, Russia

Her (His)tory, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens, Greece

Heterotopias, 1st Contemporary Biennale of Thessaloniki, Aladza Imaret, Thessaloniki, Greece

Beyond Sensation, Works From Deutsche Bank Collection, Jersey & Guernsey Museum, Guernsey, UK

Crossings, NIMAC & Pierides Foundation, Nicosia, Cyprus

 

2006

Daniel Gustav Cramer & Haris Epaminonda, Pharos Center for Contemporary Art, Nicosia, Cyprus

Gift, Liverpool Biennial, MuseumMAN, Liverpool, UK

Drawing Green, Tint Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece

Objects In Waiting, End Gallery, Sheffield, UK

What Remains Is Future, Patras, Naples, Italy

East International ’06, Norwich Gallery, Norwich, UK

An Outing, Beltsios collection, Trikala, Greece

Fresh, Macao Museum of Art, Macau, China

 

2005

Peripheral Visions, Granary Theatre, Cork, Ireland

12th Biennale For Young Artists, Castel Sant’Elmo, Naples, Italy

No Man’s Land, Palace Heights, Dublin, Ireland

Accidental Meetings, Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre, Nicosia, Cyprus

 

2004

Fraicheur De Vivre, Apeejay Media Gallery, New Delhi, India

The Tindell Effect II, Space Place, London, UK

Summertime In The City, Archimede Staffolini Gallery, Nicosia, Cyrpus

View From The Sitting Room, Cassland, London, UK

 

2003

Première Vue II, Passage de Retz, Paris, France

Timeshare, Oxo Tower, London, UK

Show One, Royal College of Art, London, UK

 

 

Screenings

 

2014

Tramway Artist’s Moving Image Festival 2014, Tramway, Glasgow, UK

An Epidemic of Amnesia, Chapter 2, part of the film programme ‘Videos on Stage’ curated by Basak Senova, ArtInternational, Istanbul, Turkey

 

2013

Artists’ Film Club: Travelling (Part I & II), ICA, London, UK

 

2011

Arab Shorts Festival, Goethe-Institute, Cairo, Egypt

 

2010

Gramophone at The Box Maribel Lopez, Berlin, Germany

Artists’ Film Club, ICA, London, UK

 

2009

Opera, (organized by Artprojx), LOOP, Barcelona, Spain

Kino, (presented by Art Since the Summer of ’69), Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne, Germany

A Bridge Over Meditteranean, Fondazione Mertz, Turin, Italy

She Doesn’t Think So But She Is Dressed For The H-Bomb, Adelaide Film Festival, Adelaide, Australia

She Doesn’t Think So But She Is Dressed For The H-Bomb, Tate Modern, London, UK

 

2008

X,Y, etc.!, (curated by Latidutes), Video Lounge at Artissima 15, Turin, Italy

Summer Screen, Tank.tv, Spacex, London, UK

We’ve Seen It All, Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt

Artprojx At Anthology Film Archives, Courthouse Theater, New York, USA

Artprojx 08: Opera, Tate Britain & Prince Charles Cinema, London, UK

Medium Cool, Art in General, New York, USA

 

2007

Artprojx At Aim, Théâtre Royal de Marrakech, Marrakech, Morocco

Artprojx Hi-Fi Presents… Image & Sounds, Tate Britain, London, UK

New Work UK: You & ME, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

I Am Future Melancholic, Tank.tv, Tate Modern, London, UK

 

2005

Nemesis 52 (preview), Cork Film Centre, Cork, Ireland

 

2004

21st WWVF (World Wide Video Festival), Post CS, Amsterdam, Netherlands

 

2003

Portobello Film Festival, Westbourne Studios, London, UK

Candid Projection Room, Candid Arts Centre, London, UK

 

Nominations

2014

Preis Der Günther-Peill-Stiftung, Leopold-Hoesch-Museum & Papiermuseum Düren, Düren, Germany

 

2013
Preis Der Nationalgalerie Für Junge Kunst 2013, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany (Public choice award)

 

2009

SB9 Award, Sharjah Biennale Awards, Sharjah, UAE

 

2007

Undo Foundation Award, Nicosia, Cyprus

 

2002

The Linklaters Award, London, UK

 

2001

The Royal Collage of Art Fund Support, London, UK