IOANNIS LASSITHIOTAKIS            

Biographical note

 He was born in Crete in 1956.

He studied painting in 

Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence.

He lives in Athens. 

 

Individual exhibitions

1981 Dada Art Gallery, Athens

 

1983 Dada Art Gallery, Athens  

 

1985 Dada Art Gallery, Athens   

 

1989 Medousa Art Gallery, Athens  

 

1990 Stavrakakis Gallery, Heraklion

  

1991 Epikentro Gallery, Patra

 

1993 Medousa Art Gallery, Athens 

 

1996 Medousa Art Gallery- Medousa +1,

Athens | Tzamia Cristalla  Gallery, Chania

 

1997 Art Forum Gallery, Thessaloniki 

 

1998 Medousa Art Gallery, Athens 

Kleiner Raum :Clasing- Gallery Etage, Münster

   

1999 Art Forum-Vilka Gallery, Thessaloniki 

 

2000 Tzamia Cristalla  Gallery, Chania

  

2001 Zoumboulakis Gallery, Athens |

Art Forum- Vilka Gallery, Thessaloniki 

 

2002 Agathi Gallery (Art Athina), Athens

 

2003 Agathi Gallery (Art Athina), Athens

 

2005 Athens Art Gallery, Athens |

Agathi Gallery (Art Athina), Athens 

 

2006 Art Forum Gallery, Thessaloniki 

 

2007 Athens Art Gallery, Athens

 

2008 Art Gallery, Alexanroupoli |

Elementary school of Falatados, Tinos island

 

2009 TIF-Pavilion 6 (44th Dimitria), Thessaloniki

 

2011 Apocalypse Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

 

2012 Byzantine and Christian Museum, Athens

 

2013 Astrolavos gallery, Athens

2017 Lefa municipal gallery, curator E. Gerolymatou.

 

2018 ΔΛ gallery, Piraeus.

 

 

 

 

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Group exhibitions

 

1984 “Lassithiotakis- Adamakos- Vordoni-”, Athens College, Athens

 
1985 “Eikastika”, Municipal Art Centre of Athens, Athens | “The Hellenic Dimension”, Vorres Collection, Chicago, USA
 

1986 “2nd Biennale of Young Artists from the Mediterranean”, Thessaloniki | “Lassithiotakis- Marouda- Tsakiris”, Epipeda Art Gallery, Athens- Panselinos Art Gallery, Thessaloniki | “Kallidromio II”, Athens | “Pieridis Collection” (Dimitria  86), Thessaloniki

 

1987Antipodes -Young Greek Artists”, Modern Art Museum, Melbourne, Australia

 

1989 “Body and Spirit”, Zappeion Megaron, Athens (curator: N. Rogan)

 

1996 “Osaka Triennale”, Osaka, Japan | “Astir of Paros” (organized by Medousa Art Gallery), Paros island 

 

1997 “Art Athina 5”, Medousa Art Gallery | “Argo, Mythical Voyages”, Spirer Mansion, Volos (curator: A. Schina) | “Focus of the Gaze”, Headquarter of the WEU, Brussels (curator: A. Schina) 

 

1998 “With the Lyre and the Fiddlebow”, Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete, Rethymnon (curator: M. Maragou) | “Iakynthia   98”, Anogia, Crete | “Art Athina 6”, Medousa Art Gallery | “Aischyleia 98”, Eleusis (curator: L.Kokkini) | “The new collection”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki | “Under Cover- Revelations- Editions”, Pretoria Art Museum, South Africa

 

1999 “4th Biennale of Sarjah” [2nd Award], U.A. Emirates (curator:A.Schina) | “ At the crossroad of Crete”, Tzamia  Cristalla Art Gallery, Chania, Crete (curator: P. Kounenaki) | “Ideas and Idols”, Campus Art &Science, Athens (curator: F. Tzanetoulakou)

 

2001 “Visions and Bonds”, Libety’s Park Art Centre, Athens (curator: H. Kambouridis) | “Rupture- Convergence, Beltsios Collection”, Cultural Foundation of the Municipality of Trikala (curator: M. Stefanidis) 

 

2002 “People- Faces- Figures”, Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete, Rethymnon (curator: M. Maragou) | “90 years from the liberation of the N.Aegean ”, Ministry of the Aegean, Mytilini

 

2003 “Oikade”, Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete, Rethymnon - Melina Merkouri Cultural Centre, Athens (curator: M. Maragou) | “Coup de Coeur”, Athens Art Gallery (curator: E. Alexaki) | “Olympic Spirit and Contemporary Greek Art”, Municipal Gallery of Chania, Crete- M.M.C.A., Thessaloniki- Giorgio de Chirico Cultural Centre, Volos (curator: P. Kounenaki) 

 

2004 “Olympic Spirit and Contemporary Greek Art”, Athens Municipal Cultural Centre (curator: P. Kounenaki) | “Love Art, Love the World”, Andronikos Art Gallery, Mykonos (curator : E. Anthopoulou) | “The Olympic Idea in the Sky”, Astrolavos Gallery, Athens | “Gallery Walk”, Agathi Gallery, Athens | “Athens, city of Games”, Technopolis, Athens | “ Mickey meets Art”, Hellenic American Union, Athens | “Missal”, Ekfrasi Gallery, Athens (curator: I. Criticou) 

 

 2006 “Kites”, Astrolavos Gallery, Athens- European Parliament Headquarters, Brussels |“Panorama of Art”, M.C.A, Thessaloniki | “Dialogues”, M.M.C.A.-Art Forum Gallery, Thessaloniki | “There was once Penelope Delta”, Athens College (curator: I. Criticou) | “Calendar of National Stationary Office”, Agathi Gallery, Athens​ 

 

2007 Publication of a monograph on his entire ouevre by “Ta nea” newspaper, distributed nationally as part of the series of “Contemporary Greek Painters” | “Native Place”, Benaki Museum, Athens ( curator: I. Criticou)

 

2008 “Art Athina”, Astrolavos Gallery, Tsatsis Projects Gallery 

 

2009 “Ambassadors of Contemporary Greek Art- Three Generations of painters”, Hellenic Museum, Melbourne (curator: H. Kambouridis) | “35 visual artists for Democracy”, Zappeion Megaron, Athens (curator: T. Mavrotas)

 

2010 “Tracing Istanbul”, Greek Embassy –Theological School of Halki, Istanbul | Technopolis, Athens (curator: I. Criticou)

 

2011 “Art Athina”, Astrolavos Gallery | “Time aspects”, Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete, Rethymnon(curator: M. Maragou) | “20x20”, Athinais, Athens (curator:T.Mavrotas)

 

2013 «To Tinos», Cultural Foundation of Tinos (curator: C. Marinos) | «The maelstrom of art and history», Chapel Renier, Chania (curator: P. Kounenaki)

 

 

2014 «Painting II», Frisira Museum, Athens | «Art Athina», Astrolavos gallery, «Statement made», (curator: A. Potamianou).

2015 «Art Athina», Astrolavos gallery.

2015  «Eνα δικό σου δωμάτιο»  Γκαλερί  Cube,  Πάτρα.

2016  «Τρείς γενιές  ελληνικής  ζωγραφικής», Πινακοθήκη Δήμου Αθηναίων.

2016  «Ετόλμησα να υμνήσω…«Ελευθέριος Βενιζέλος 80 χρόνια από το θάνατό του» επιμελήτρια Λουϊζα Καραπιδάκη, Βσιλική Αγίου Μάρκου, Ηράκλειο Κρήτης.

 

2017 «100 years after the October Revolution» , State museum of Contemporary Art, curator: Yiannis Bolis.

 

2017 Art Athina,  Astrolavos gallery.

 

2017 Back to Athens, Gateway to Freedom, Cheap art gallery, curator Thalia Vrachopoulos.

2018 Art Athina, Ikastikos kIklos. I Back to basics, Enia gallery, (curator A, Potamianou), I Conciousness, Alfa Gallery Miami.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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