NINA PANAGOPOULOU
nina.panagopoulou@gmail.com
6977164616 / +353 86 662 3316 │ Maroussi/Athens|

www.nina-panagopoulou.com

Education
UCA (University for the Creative Arts, Kent/UK) - MA Fine Art 2010
University of Ioannina (Ioannina/Greece) - BA Fine Art 2008

Nina was born in Athens/Greece in 1984. She took the first lessons of life drawing in the art studio of Michalis Veloudios in Maroussi. She also studied life model, figurative painting in Athens in the Art Studio of Timos Batinakis. She has a Masters in Fine Art from the University for the Creative Arts/UCA Canterbury/UK and a Bachelor Degree in Fine Art from the University of Ioannina/Greece. She lived in Ireland for 3,5 years, where she produced most of her landscape work in painting. Her painting was influenced majorly by the dynamic colours, scenery of Ireland. Ireland has contributed majorly in her artistic development in colour. Nina also studied music for 12 years, classical piano and singing in choirs from the age of 7 and attended the Musical Highschool in Pallini. During her MA in UK, Research and Practice, her research was based in the combination of image-video, painting and sound. She has exhibited with painting and video art in the United Kingdom (group exhibitions in London, Faversham, Canterbury), Nothern Ireland with her first Solo Exhibition in Belfast/Crescent Arts Centre/Dickon Hall Gallery, in Greece with group exhibitions in Athens. She has also completed workshops in pottery in the Ceramic Centre of Amaroussion in Athens with tutor Nikos Bamiatzoglou. The recent years her painting is focused on exploring the human figure. Nina is a member of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece in the category of Painting.

Exhibition History
Solo Shows/
2018 Αnthropomorphism, Municipality of Maroussi, Athens/Greece
2017 Humanly, Myro Gallery, Thessaloniki/Greece/link:https://myrogallery.blogspot.com/2017/08/showroom-2017.html
2017 Vigil, Tinos Art Festival, Tinos Island/Greece
2012 “The Memories of a Landscape”, Dickon Hall Gallery, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/Northern Ireland,

Group Shows/
2015 “Galway Culture Night” Galway/Ireland/
2015 “Hungarian Festival” Dublin/ Ireland/
2015 “Winter Arts Show”, Centre for Creative Practices, Dublin/Ireland/
2014 SOL Art gallery,”Tough Terrain”, Painting Exhibition, Dublin/ Ireland/
2014 BLOCK T Members Exhibition, Painting, worked also as Curator and Organiser of the Exhibition of 30 Artists, Dublin/Ireland/
2014 “Love Letters”, Exhibition, Video Artwork, CFCP, Dublin/Ireland/
2013 “Signal Arts Centre”, Annual Exhibition, Bray, co Wicklow/Ireland/
2013 “Galway Fringe Festival”, Loom Studios Exhibition, Dominican Hall, Galway/Ireland/
2013 “Pride Art Exhibition”, Dundalk County Museum, Dundalk/Ireland/
2013 “The Land of Celts”, exhibition of contemporary landscape painting, Cill Rialaig Art Centre, Kerry/Ireland/
2013 “Migrant Artist in Ireland”, Centre for the Creative Practices, Dublin/Ireland/
2012 “Dublin Mish Mash”, Back Loft, La Caterdral Studios, Dublin/Ireland/
2011 “Dream and Think Positive”, SG and Enigma Gallery, Athens/Greece/
2011 “Parallax Art Fair”, London/UK/
2010 “Canterbury Art Fair”, Faversham/UK/
2010 “Master of Arts Exhibition”, University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury/UK/
2009 “Herbert Gallery”, Canterbury/UK

Residency Awards: Cill Rialaig, 2013-2015 /Tyrone Guthrie, 2012, November '13 - July '14: Resident Artist in BLOCK T and MART, Ireland
Additional Courses: Profitable Artists Boot Camp (RHA) at CFCP with the New York Foundation for the Arts 10th – 13th October 2013 at the Royal Hibernian Academy in Dublin November '13 - July '14