A comprehensive presentation of some of the artists that Dakis Ioannou has been collecting in depth over the past few years, A Guest + A Host = A Ghost showcases ambitious works, signature pieces and new productions by, among others: Pawel Althamer, Paul Chan, Urs Fischer, Katharina Fritsch, Jeff Koons, Paul McCarthy, Kiki Smith, Seth Price, Kara Walker, Franz West and Andro Wekua. The exhibition will be on display from the beginning of May to the end of December at the Deste Foundation in Athens.
From 5 June to 20 September, the B & M Theocharakis Foundation for the Fine Arts and Music in Athens will host the exhibition The Dynamics of the Image, presenting the work of 14 renowned contemporary Greek artists whose works reveal numerous and representative aspects of contemporary Greek art.
The project "Culture Industry, Folklore and Clichés" at VOX invites 30 international artists from Greece and Eastern Europe to explore the ways in which the concepts of folklore and clichés interact and suggest new meanings and ideas, separate from the common experiences and thoughts of a specific geographic area. It will take place at VOX in Athens from 12 June to 10 July.
Qbox gallery presents Takehitos Koganezawa's first solo exhibition in Greece. Takehito Koganezawa, an artist living and working in Tokyo and Berlin, has developed a diverse art practice united by a minimalist aesthetic. His media work includes drawing, video, sound sculpture and performance. The exhibition, titled "Ephemeral Graffiti", reflects the impressions made on the artist on his one month stay on the island of Kea.