Haris Epaminonda

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  • 2021

  • 2020

  • 2019

  • 2018

  • 2017

    • Quiet, Barbara Seiler Gallery, Zürich
    • Portrait (for a Screenplay) of Beth Harmon, Tenderpixel, London
    • Ways of the hand, Maisterravalbuena, Lisbon
    • Antidoron-works from the EMST Collection as part of documenta 14, Fridericianum, Kassel
    • A Tranquil Star, Malta Contemporary Art, Valetta
    • Contemporary Art from Cyprus, ECB, Frankfurt
    • Scamming, Palazzo Lancia, Turin
    • Last Night’s Fortune Teller, The Third Part of an Exhibition Series with New Acquisitions of Chinese and International Contemporary Art, Daimler Contemporary, Berlin
    • Pompei@ Madre. Materia Archeologica, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Donnaregina, Naples
    • An Autumn Afternoon (with Daniel Gustav Cramer), Sperling, Munich
  • 2016

    • Group show with Ulla Von Brandenburg and Francis Uprichard, Art Concept, Paris
    • L’Image Volée (curated by Thomas Demand), Fondazione Prada, Milan
    • THENnow (curated by Jarrett Gregory & Pavel Pyś), along with Galleria Massimo Minini Miart, Milan
    • Haris Epaminonda & The Infinite Library (∞), CAAC, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Seville
    • Overseas, group show curated by Galini Notti, ACG Art Galery, The American College of Greece, Athens
    • Das Übrige / Der Rest eines Vorschlags (curated by Lukas Töpfer), Kunstverein Nürnberg, Nürnberg
  • 2015

    • Nel Mezzo del Mezzo (co-curated by Christine Macel, Bartomeu Mari and Marco Bazzini), Museo Riso/ Albergo dei Poveri, Palermo
    • Beauty Codes. Order/disorder/chaos (Act II), Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon
    • The View (curated by Francesco Garutti and project by Vittorio Dapello), The View Studio, Genova
    • 2nd Chapter: The Eclipse of an Innocent Eye (curated by Jan Kratochvil & Adam Budak), National Gallery of Prague, Prague
    • After Dark (curated by Xavier Franceschi), La Collection du Frac Île-de-France, Mamco, Geneva
    • The Spring Press Edition Launch, Printed Matter, New York
    • I am attracted none the less… (curated by Loring Randolph), Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York
    • Every very inclusion is an exclusion of other possibilities (curated by November Paynter), Salt, Istanbul
    • Meeting Point(∞) (curated by Axel Lapp), Kunstverein Konstanz, Konstanz
    • Beauty Codes, Order/disorder/chaos (Act I), Fondazione Giuliani, Rome
    • Mythologies, 3rd Mardin Biennale, Mardin
    • The Museum of Unconditional Surrender (curated by Niekolaas Lekkerkerk), TENT, Rotterdam
    • Beauty Codes. Order/disorder/chaos (Prologue), Cura basement, Rome
    • From A Poem To The Sunset, Daimler Contemporary Berlin, Berlin
    • Unendliche Bibliothek, Alte Fabrik, Rapperswil-Jona
    • The Chicken and The Egg, The Chicken, RODEO London
  • 2014

    • Seemed like a good idea at the time, Sperling, Münich
    • Observations, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana
    • Escapes: Fiction as Rigour, Fabra i Coats Centre d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona
  • 2013

    • Mind Is Outer Space, Casey Kaplan, New York
    • Cyclorama, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City
    • The Angel of History, Palais des Beaux Arts, Paris
    • Speaking And Thinking, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm
    • Artists’ Film Club: Travelling Part (I & II), Institute of Contemporary Art, London
    • The Order Of Things: Cinematic Moments, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco
    • The Time Machine (The Survivors), Frutta Gallery, Rome
    • We Fragment, Collect And Narrate, Culturcentrum Mechelen, Mechelen
    • Subterranea, SME Building University of California, San Diego
    • Preis Der Nationalgalerie Für Junge Kunst 2013, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
    • Everywhere But Now, 4th Thessaloniki Biennale, Thessaloniki
    • Suicide Narcissus, The Renaissance Society, Chicago
    • The Unicorn, Transformer Station, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland
  • 2012

    • All That Shines Ain’t No Gold, RODEO Istanbul
    • Early Summer, Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon
    • Eu. 27 Countries, 27 Artists (curated by Tanya Tumpff), Museum Tongerlohuys, Rossendaal
    • Pos Na Ftiaxeis Ena Kipo (curated by Elena Parpa), To Phytorio, House of the Visual Artists, Nicosia
    • Only Parts Of Us Will Ever Touch Parts of Others, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
    • Prompts & Triggers: Surplus Authors, Witte de With, Rotterdam
    • 5th Bucharest Biennale (curated by Anne Barlow), Alert Studio, Bucharest
    • Parataxis, Casa Encendida, Madrid
    • Difference And Repetition (curated by Crivelli Visconti), Galerie Raquel Arnaud, São Paolo
    • Anthropos/ Cyprus Faces Through The Ages, Cyprus Museum, Nicosia
    • Towards A Warm Math (curated by Chris Willey), OnStellarRays, New York
    • Satellite Stories – Transmediale 2012 (curated by Maha Maamoun & Sarah Rifky), Haus der Kulturen Berlin, Berlin
    • Personal Effects On Sale, Esprit Nouveau Pavilion, Bologna
    • The Night Life Guide, (curated by Patrick C. Haas), Department of Art History, University of Bonn, Bonn
  • 2011

  • 2010

    • Les Belles Images: Second Scenario, La Box, Bourges
    • Cyprus in Venice: 1968-2009, Nicosia Municipal Arts Center, Nicosia
    • Tutta La Memoria Del Mondo, GAM Underground Project, Turin
    • A library On Gaps And Silent Documents, Stuk Arts Centre, Leuven
    • Arrivals And Departures-Europe, Mole Vanvitelliana, Ancona
    • Geography Of Proximity, Malta Contemporary Art Foundation, Valletta
    • The Moved Object, Skulpturi.dk, Copenhagen
    • Everything Is Out there, La Casa Encendida, Madrid
    • This Page, Kimmerich, New York
    • 33 115 68, Exile, Berlin
    • 22 x 4 Oder Die Liebe Zum Kleinen, Kunstverein Langenhagen, Langenhagen
    • Kiosk, Golden Parachutes, Berlin
    • The Front Room: Roman Schramm & Haris Epaminonda, Contemporary Art Museum St Louis, St Louis
    • Papier Photo, Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris
    • The Mystics, Civic Room, London
    • Cf., Art et Essai, Rennes
    • Labyrint 09 – Writings And Observations, Konsthall Botkyrka, Stockholm
    • Altogether Elsewhere, RODEO Istanbul
  • 2009

    • It’s Not For Making, It’s For Reading, The Infinite Library at Form / Content, London
    • Sounds And Visions, Tel Aviv Contemporary Art Museum, Tel Aviv
    • Six Degrees Of Seperation (a project by Luca Trevisani), Mehdi Chouakri Gallery, Berlin
    • Second Hand, Engholm Engelhorn Gallery, Vienna
    • Provisions For The Future, 9th Sharjah Biennale, Sharjah
    • Shadows Of Forgotten Ancestors, Cosmic Gallery, Paris
    • Noise, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut
    • Taj Mahal Travellers, Galerie Nordenhake, Stockholm
    • Coreografia Del Sintomo, Norma Mangione Gallery, Turin
    • Heaven, The Infinite Library at ‘Hotel Paradies’, 2nd Athens Biennale, Athens
    • Green Lgith, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London
    • The Garden Of Forking Paths, Maisterravalbuena, Madrid
    • SOLARIS, Gió Marconi Gallery, Milan
    • Falk Haberkorn & The Infinite Library, Klemms, Berlin
    • Deste Prize 2009, Deste Foundation at Cycladic Museum, Athens
    • Mimes, Kalfayan Gallery, Athens
    • The Happy Interval, Tulips and Roses, Vilnius
    • The GenerationalL Younger Than Jesus, New Museum, New York
    • The Kaleidoscopic Eye,Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Collection, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
  • 2008

    • If Tomorrow Never Comes (… we can make it to the past), RODEO Istanbul
    • Playtime, Betonsalon, Paris
    • Pharos = 10, NIMAC, Nicosia
    • The Krautcho Club In And Out Of Place, Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin & Project Space 176, London
    • A Rictus Grin, Broadway 1062, New York
    • Experience Pommery #5, Domaine Pommery, Reims
    • Fare Una Scenata – Making A Scene, Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples
    • Where Do We Go From Here? Works From The Nicos Pattihis Collection, YK:EMX NiMAC, Nicosia
    • Past-Foward, Project Space 176, Zabludowicz Art Projects, London
    • When Things Cast No Shadow, 5th Berlin Biennale, The Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
    • The Unfair Fair, produced by 1:1 Projects, Rome
    • A Principle Of Assumptions, RODEO Istanbul
  • 2007

    • This Then That, RODEO Istanbul
    • Crossings, NIMAC & Pierides Foundation, Nicosia
    • Beyond Sensation, Works From Deutsche Bank Collection, Jersey & Guernsey Museum, Guernsey
    • Heterotopias, 1st Contemporary Biennale of Thessaloniki, Aladza Imaret, Thessaloniki
    • Her (His)tory, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens
    • Rozamira’07, Art Center Winzavod, Moscow
    • Supernova_Constellations, NIMAC & Pierides Foundation, Nicosia
    • True Romance…, The Breeder, Athens
    • Fractured Figure: Works From The Dakis Joannous Collection, Deste Foundation, Athens
    • Balance, 1 / 9 Unosunove Gallery, Rome
  • 2006

    • East International ’06, Norwich Gallery, Norwich
    • What Remains Is Future, Patras, Naples
    • Objects In Waiting, End Gallery, Sheffield
    • Fresh, Macao Museum of Art, Macau
    • An Outing, Beltsios Collection, Trikala
    • Drawing Green, Tint Gallery, Thessaloniki
    • Gift, Liverpool Biennial, MuseumMAN, Liverpool
    • Daniel Gustav Cramer & Haris Epaminonda, Pharos Center for Contemporary Art, Nicosia
  • 2005

    • Accidental Meetings, Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre, Nicosia
    • No Man’s Land, Palace Heights, Dublin
    • 12th Biennale For Young Artists, Castel Sant’Elmo, Naples
    • Peripheral Visions, Granary Theatre, Cork
  • 2004

    • Summertime In The City, Archimede Staffolini Gallery, Nicosia
    • View From The Sitting Room, Cassland, London
    • The Tindell Effect II, Space Place, London
    • Fraicheur De Vivre, Apeejay Media Gallery, New Delhi
  • 2003

    • Timeshare, Oxo Tower, London
    • Première Vue II, Passage de Retz, Paris
    • Show One, Royal College of Art, London

Nominations

2019

Silver Lion for the most promising young artist of the exhibition, 58th Venice Biennale (winner)

2014

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

2013

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

2009

SB9 Award, Sharjah Biennale Awards, Sharjah

2007

Undo Foundation Award, Nicosia

2002

The Linklaters Award, London

2001

The Royal Collage of Art Fund Support, London

Haris Epaminonda, Chimera, digitised super 8 film, sound by Kelly Jayne Jones, 34 min. 15 sec., 2019

Haris Epaminonda, Chimera, digitised super 8 film, sound by Kelly Jayne Jones, 34 min. 15 sec., 2019

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, May You Live in Interesting Times, 58th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, May You Live in Interesting Times, 58th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Chapters, still, digitised 16 mm film, four-channel video installation, sound by Part Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides, 4 hours, 2013

Haris Epaminonda, Chapters, still, digitised 16 mm film, four-channel video installation, sound by Part Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides, 4 hours, 2013

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, May You Live in Interesting Times, 58th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, May You Live in Interesting Times, 58th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Chapters, still, digitised 16 mm film, four-channel video installation, sound by Part Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides, 4 hours, 2013

Haris Epaminonda, Chapters, still, digitised 16 mm film, four-channel video installation, sound by Part Wild Horses Mane on Both Sides, 4 hours, 2013

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, And Berlin will Always Need You, Gropius Bau, Berlin, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, And Berlin will Always Need You, Gropius Bau, Berlin, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, And Berlin will Always Need You, Gropius Bau, Berlin, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, And Berlin will Always Need You, Gropius Bau, Berlin, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, Mercedes- Βenz Art Scope 2018-2020, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, 2020

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, Mercedes- Βenz Art Scope 2018-2020, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, 2020

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, VOL. XXII, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, 2017

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, VOL. XXII, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, 2017

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, May You Live in Interesting Times, 58th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, May You Live in Interesting Times, 58th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, May You Live in Interesting Times, 58th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, May You Live in Interesting Times, 58th Venice Biennale, Venice, 2018

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, VOL. XXII, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, 2017

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, VOL. XXII, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, 2017

Haris Epaminonda, Untitled #22 c/g, paper collage, framed, 40 x 30 x 2.8 cm, 2011

Haris Epaminonda, Untitled #22 c/g, paper collage, framed, 40 x 30 x 2.8 cm, 2011

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, VOL. XX, Rodeo, London, 2017

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, VOL. XX, Rodeo, London, 2017

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, After Dark, La Collection du Frac Île-de-France, Paris, 2015

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, After Dark, La Collection du Frac Île-de-France, Paris, 2015

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, VOL. XXIII, Secession, Vienna

Haris Epaminonda, Installation view, VOL. XXIII, Secession, Vienna

Haris Epaminonda, Chimera, digitised super 8 film, sound by Kelly Jayne Jones, 34 min.15 sec., 2019

Haris Epaminonda, Chimera, digitised super 8 film, sound by Kelly Jayne Jones, 34 min.15 sec., 2019