Born in Greece in 1976, Yorgos Sapountzis develops his artistic practice across works on paper, installation and sculpture. The artist is represented by Barbara Gross Galerie (Munich, Germany), Eleni Koroneou Gallery (Athens, Greece) and Freymond-Guth Fine Arts (Basel, Switzerland).

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Yorgos Sapountzis
Athens, 1976
Greece

Past Exhibitions

Reflections on the Surface

Freymond Guth Basel
13/06/2017 — 22/07/2017

It Looks Like Up To Me

Eleni Koroneou Gallery
10/03/2017 — 14/04/2017

Solo Shows

2016

Yorgos Sapountzis: ATM (…songs about love and death), Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, Greece

2015

Übersetztes Handbuch „weich und hart“ – Duo-Ausstellung mit Benedikt Rugar, Prince of Wales,Munich, Germany

2014

Die Landschaften Griechenlands, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany

The Protagonists, abc Berlin, Barbara Gross Galerie, Germany

Athens Screens, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, Greece

2013

Freymond-Guth fine Arts, Zurich, Switzerland

The Protagonists, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol, UK

Urnerknabe am Schaufenster/ Empathie, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus, Switzerland

Schinken und Käse, Kunsthalle Lingen, Lingen, Germany

2012

Videos and Picnic, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim, Germany

Stechfliegen Festtage/ The Gadfly Festival, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster, Germany

Deus Ex Machina, Overgaden. Institut for Samtidskunst, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011

Sculptures and Mirrors, Freymond-Guth Fine Arts, Zurich, Switzerland

Fast Cast, Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin, Germany

Aparere, Fondazione Morra Greco, Naples, Italy

Head Zest, New Walls, Simone Subal Gallery, New York City, USA

Group Shows

2015

The Crystal Palace, Freymond-Guth fine Arts, Zürich

esse estranho, ubíquo e implacável sítio a que chamamos memória, Galeria Pedro Cera, Lisbon, Portugal

Family and Friends, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, Greece

wow! Woven? Entering the (sub)Textiles, Künstlerhaus Graz, Austria

Movements towards formation, frontview temporary at Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin

All Tomorrow’s Past, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany

2014

Monumental Fatigue, Freymond-guth Ltd. Fine Arts, Zürich, Switzerland

Glass Puzzle, Simone Subal Gallery, New York, USA

Inundumundumherum, Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg, Germany

Common Spaces, The Kitchen, New York City, NY, USA

Über das Radikale Nebeneinander, Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg, Germany

No Ground But Say Ground, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY, USA

Die Marmory Show, Galerie Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany

Tentura és Antitentura, Studio Gallery – Studio of Young Artists Association, Budapest, Hungary

Future Perfect. Contemporary Art From Germany, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw

2013

Florenz!, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany

The Mediterranean Experience: The Mediterranean as a spatial paradigm for the circulation of ideas and meaning., MMCA Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece

Futur Perfekt – Vollendete Zukunft, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt/Main, Germany

12. Triennale Kleinplastik Fellbach – seit 1980, Fellbach, Germany

Image into Sculpture, with Navid Nuur, Beier Nina, Simon Denny, Espace 315 Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

Monuments, Lismore Castle Arts, Lismore, Ireland

Die Liebe ist kälter als das Kapital, cur. Rudolf Sagmeister, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria

Jessica Dickinson – Liam Everett – Yorgos Sapountzis, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, Greece

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Athens Country of birth: Greece Date of birth: 1976 Lives in: Berlin, Germany