Title ‘Its all real and illusory’ 76x76cm
Athena Xenakis a Sydney based artist with a Greek heritage. Born in Australia in 1975, raised in Athens Greece with a formative education in Athens Greece. 1993-1995 Diploma in fashion and textile design ATCO Athens, Returning to Australia in 1997. Completed a Bachelor in fine arts 1999, at NAS with a major in sculpture, National Art School Darlinghurst Sydney. Since then she has partaken in numerous group exhibitions whilst practicing art and developing, her methodology at Comber street studios. Simultaneously pursuing her interests in interiors, working on various styling projects and consulting visual solutions in the aesthetic domain. Previous solo exhibitions included: Installation work, sculptures and her paintings.
Solo Artist Exhibitions :
2007 solo exhibition “Transitions of the masked face beyond spirit” Mary Place Gallery, Paddington.
2008 solo exhibition “Out of this World” Global Gallery, Paddington.
2010 solo exhibition “The Forbidden one” Global Gallery, Paddington.
2014 solo exhibition “Veils of a Cryptic Message from the Soul” Queen Street Gallery, Woollahra.
Group Artist Exhibitions :
1998 group exhibition “Diaspara” The Chrissie Cotter Gallery, Camperdown.
1999 group exhibition “D-TOUR” Cell Block Gallery, East Sydney.
2000 group exhibition “Greek-Australian Contemporary Exhibition” The Chrissie Cotter Gallery, Camperdown.
2008 group exhibition “Global Artist” Global Gallery, Paddington.
2009 group exhibition “Do You Remember Patrida?” Kudos Gallery, Paddington.
2010 group exhibition “Global Artist” Global Gallery, Paddington.
2010 group exhibition “Art Expo” Royal Hall, Hordern Pavilion Moore Park.
2015 group exhibition “Lemnos – the Greek dimension in the ANZAC Centenary” Embassy house of Greece, The Capital Canberra.