Born in Greece - Lives and works in New York

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EDUCATION

2012
MFA in Visual Arts, Columbia University, New York, US

2005
BFA, Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens, GR

2003
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London, UK


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
(* denotes a catalogue publication)

2017
Good Weather presents: The Best Is The Least We Can Do, Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta => forthcoming

Where Do We Stand? Two Years of Drawing with Open Sessions, The Drawing Center, New York => currently on view

Car Service II, curated by Danai Giannoglou and Vasilis Papageorgiou, Enterprise Projects, Athens

.connecting. (with Joao Vasco Paiva), Practice, New York (two person show)

Marginalia, curated by Lisa Sigal and Nova Benway, The Drawing Center, New York

*bang! Daily Lazy Projects, Athens

2016
The Equilibrists, curated by Gary Carrion-Murayari and Helga Christoffersen with Massimiliano Gioni, organized by the New Museum, New York and the DESTE Foundation, Athens in collaboration with the Benaki Museum, Athens*

The . beneath white - Wiener Art Foundation / fAN Kunstverein, artfoundation.at Vienna (solo show)

BiBeLot, curated by Dimitrios Antonitsis, Hydra School Projects, Hydra, Greece*

Leisure as a Mechanism for Resistance,curated by Daily Lazy, Wiener Art Foundation / fAN Kunstverein, Parallel, Vienna

Frida Smoked. Invisible Exports, New York

The Others, curated by Baseera Khan, 56 Bogart, pop-up show, Brooklyn, NY

Strategies in the Geometry of Homecoming, Torrance Shipman Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (curatorial)

2015
Table/Chair/Bananas, Bannerette, Brooklyn, NY

Immediate Female, Judith Charles Gallery, New York

Made In New York,curated by Robert Dimin, Blueshift Project, Miami, FL*

What You Want to See, curated by Laura Linda Miller, pop-up show, Bronx Studios

2014
Pre-Text, curated by Dimitrios Antonitsis, and Katerina Nikou, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, with the support of NEON.org.gr Athens

DAS-Zwischen Raum Zeit, Pitch Projects, Milwaukee, WI

HappyLand, Skowhegan Performs, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY

November,curated by mAgdalen Wong, Xinyi Cheng, and Skye Gilkerson, 437A, Brooklyn, NY

No Rules Can Rule When the Doors are Closed, Torrance Shipman, Brooklyn (curatorial)

2013
DAS and Irini Miga: Stage for a Journey, ReMap4, Athens (collaborative project)

Now and Then, European Central Bank Collection, Frankfurt am Main, Germany *

Group Mountain, curated by Andreas Angelidakis, Athens

In Praise of Chance and Failure, Family Business, New York
(co-curated with Nadja Argyropoulou)

2012
Columbia MFA Thesis Show, curated by Fionn Meade, Fisher Landau Center for Art, Long Island City, New York *

Outside Mediation, Green Hall Gallery, Yale University, New Haven *

Contemporary Ceramics, curated by JJ Peet, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York

2011
Conceptual Romantic, curated by Gea Politi, Irini Miga and Ann Craven - two solo shows, CONDUITS (IT), ReMap3, Athens (solo show)

DESTE Prize 2011, Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens*

3rd Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, curated by Paolo Colombo, Mahita El Bacha Urieta, and Marina Fokidis, Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki *

Noor: Death in Jaipur, ReMap3, Athens

First Year MFA Exhibition, Wallach Gallery, New York*

Winter Lounge, curated by Emma Balazs, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, New York

Contemporary Woman in Greece, curated by Marina Fokidis, The Hub, Athens *

The Location of Culture, Pulchri Studio, The Hague*

2010
Rrripp!!! Paper Fashion, Museum Bellerive, Zurich

Of The Moment, The Renaissance Society, University of Chicago Contemporary Art Museum, Chicago (benefit)

Peri Erotos, Konteiner magazine at six d.o.g.s, Athens

2009
The Beautiful is just the First Degree of Terrible, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki*

Bloodsport, curated by Dimitrios Antonitsis, ReMap2, Athens

Rrripp!!! Paper Fashion, Mode Museum Provincle Antwerp, Belgium *

At Home He is a Tourist, Playroom, Athens

2008
And now? State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki*

Rrripp!!! Paper Fashion, MUDAM Luxembourg, Luxembourg*

Wittingly Sparkling, Greedy Dimples, The Breeder, Athens (solo show)

2007
Echoes Prelude, Side 2, Tokyo (solo show)

Rrrippp!!! Paper Fashion, curated by Vassilis Zidianakis, Benaki Museum, Athens*

Tenderloin, ReMap1, Athens

I Sigxroni Elliniki Skini, Helexpo Garage, Athens*

True Romance, The Breeder, Athens
(co-curated)

2006
Panic Room, Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection, curated by Jeffrey Deitch and Kathy Grayson, DESTE Foundation, Athens *

All that remains is future, curated by Nadja Argyropoulou, Palaio Arsakeio, Patra, European Cultural Capital *

Degree Show, The Factory, Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens

Architectural Transparencies, Ileana Tounta Contemporary Art Center, Athens

Black and White, curated by Artemis Potamianou, Hellenic American Union, Athens*

2005
New Acquisitions, The Dakis Joannou Collection, The Athenaeum Intercontinental, Athens*

2004
3rd Biennale of Greek Universities of Fine Arts, Creta Maris Hotel, Crete*

2003
11th Biennale of Young Artist from Europe and the Mediterranean, Athens*


AWARDS

2014
Rema Hort Mann Foundation Grant Nominee, New York

HYAM-Young Mediterranean Artistic Scene Prize (shortlisted)

2011
The DESTE Prize (shortlisted)

2010-11
The Fulbright Grant

2010-12
Joan Sovern Sculpture Award, Columbia University

2010-12
The Emily Fisher Landau Fellowship Fund, Columbia University, New York, NY

2000-02
IKY, Greek State Scholarships Foundation


RESIDENCIES

2016&17
Open Sessions, The Drawing Center, New York

2015-16
Workspace Program, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York

2015
International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg, Austria
(course with Raimundas Malaŝauskas)

2014
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan ME

2012
The Watermill Center, New York;
and Norwegian Theater Academy, Fredrikstad, Norway

2009
AZB Sculpture Guest-atelier, Zurich, Switzerland


RECENT PRESS MENTIONS

2017
The Huffington Post: Your Guide to Navigating Athens' Art Scene, Beyond documenta 14 by Natalie Hegert

2016
Ocula: The Equilibrists: A report from Greece by Stephanie Bailey

Artforum Diary: Crab Walk by Linda Yablonsky

Blouin ARTinfo: In Athens, a Debt Crisis Edition of the New Museum's Triennial by Rachel Corbett

Daily Lazy: The Equilibrists organized by the New Museum, New York and the DESTE Foundation, Athens in collaboration with the Benaki Museum, Athens / Athens

Daily Lazy: Irini Miga at Wiener Art Foundation / Vienna

Huffington Post: Six Women Artists Celebrate The Power Of The Cigarette by Priscilla Frank

Time Out New York: Frida Smoked by Howard Halle

The Creators Project: Six Female Artists Consider the Cigarette by Ysabelle Cheung

ARTnews: Opening: “Frida Smoked” at Invisible-Exports by the editors of ARTnews

Milk: Can smoking be a feminist act? by Jocelyn Silver

Daily Lazy: Frida Smoked. at Invisible-Exports / New York

Art F City: Smoke ‘Em if You Got ‘Em: “Frida Smoked” at Invisible-Exports by Emily Colucci


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