SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND SITE SPECIFIC PROJECTS

2020

SI LE NEZ DE CLEOPATRE…  |  DARB 1718  |  CAIRO, EGYPT

 

2018 
+ - +  |  CURATOR: AZAD ASIFOVICH  |  MUSÉE ZADKINE  |  PARIS, FRANCE
LIBRO D'ORO  |  CURATORS: NICOLAS VAMVOUKLIS,  SUZANNA PETOT AND ALEXANDRA ETIENNE  |  GALLERIE DELLE PRIGIONI - LUCIANO BENETTON COLLECTIONS  |  TREVISO, ITALY * 
| __________ |  |  CURATOR: AZAD ASIFOVICH  |  GALERIE MANSART  |  PARIS, FRANCE
 CHEZ NAUSSICA  |  CURATOR: IFIGENIA PAPAMIKROULEA  |  FRENCH INSTITUTE  |  ATHENS, GREECE

2017    
WHAT I ALWAYS WANTED TO TELL YOU BUT NEVER DARED  |  CURATOR: CLÉMENCE MAILLY  |  PARASOL PROJECTS  | NEW YORK, USA 
SIRI&ME  |  VISIONAIRS GALLERY  |  SINGAPORE
L'AMOUR DE LOIN  |  BAR  |  BEIRUT, LEBANON

2016        
THE _ _ _ _ _ IS ABSENT  |  GALERIE CHRISTOPHE TAILLEUR AT PULSE  |  MIAMI, USA
DESSINE MOI UN ARC-EN-CIEL  |  THE INSTITUTE FOR ART AND OLFACTION  |  LOS ANGELES, USA
FIFTEEN PAIRS OF MOUTHS   |  MUSÉE DE L'ECOLE DES MINES DE PARIS  |  PARIS, FRANCE
COMMENT PEUT-ON ÊTRE #PERSAN  |  KARA AWARD FINAL PROJECT PRESENTATION  |  MOHSEN GALLERY  | TEHRAN, IRAN 
MASTERING THE ART OF CONTEMPORARY ART IN COLLABORATION WITH SEAN NAFTEL  |  KUNSTHAL AARHUS  |  AARHUS, DENMARK 
MHOAUNTDH [MU-HOH-UHN-TUH-DAH]   |  CURATORS: AMANDA URIBE AND CHE MORALES  |  SPRING|BREAK |  NEW YORK, USA

2015        
CONNECTING THE DOTS  |  SEAPORT STUDIOS  |  NEW YORK, USA 
DESSINE MOI UN ARC-EN-CIEL  |   MUSÉE LOUIS BRAILLE  |  COUPVRAY, FRANCE

2014      
THE LEGACY OF NAM JUNE PAIK IN THE POST-DIGITAL AGE  |  TWO-ARTIST SHOW  |  SHIN GALLERY  |  NEW YORK, USA 
ET DIEU CRÉA L’@  |  GALERIE PROPOS D’ARTISTES  |  PARIS, FRANCE 
L  |  AMA|ART MUSEUM OF AMERICAS  |  WASHINGTON DC, USA

 

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020

upcoming

5TH ISTANBUL DESIGN BIENNIAL: EMPATHY REVISITED: DESIGNS FOR MORE THAN ONE  |  CURATORS: MARIANA PESTANA WITH SUMITRA UPHAM AND BILLIE MURABEN  |  PERA MUSEUM  |  ISTANBUL, TURKEY*

FARM TO TABLE  |  CURATORS: KENDALL WARSON, YE ZHANG  AND QINYA GUO |  POWERLONG MUSEUM  |  SHANGHAI, CHINA*

5TH FOTOFOCUS BIENNIAL: BEACON  |  CURATOR: CM TURNER  |  THE ALICE AND HARRIS K. WESTON ART GALLERY |  CINCINNATI, UNITED STATES*

HIDE AND SEE(K) |  CURATOR: YANNIS STEFANOU  |  BRUXELLES, BELGIUM

 

current

COOKBOOK CHINA  |  CURATORS: NICOLAS BOURRIAUD AND ANDREA PETRINI  |  TODAY ART MUSEUM  |  BEIJIN, CHINA*

2019   

COOKBOOK 2019  |  CURATORS: NICOLAS BOURRIAUD AND ANDREA PETRINI  |  LA PANACÉE - CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART  |  MONTPELLIER, FRANCE*
24|7 |  CURATOR: SARAH COOK  |  SOMERSET HOUSE  |  LONDON, UK* 
AUTONOMIE ZÉRO  |  CURATORS: GILLES ALVAREZ, DOMINIQUE MOULON  |  BIENNALE NÉMO  |  PARIS, FRANCE*  
MATERIAL INSANITY |  CURATORS: MERIEM BERRADA AND JANINE GAËLLE DIEUDJI  |  MACAAL - MUSEUM OF AFRICAN CONTEMPORARY ART AL MAADEN  |  MARRAKESH, MOROCCO*

18TH MEDIA ART BIENNALE WRO: HUMAN ASPECT  |  CURATOR: PIOTR KRAJEWSKI  |  FOUR DOMES PAVILION  |  WROCŁAW, POLAND*
DRAMATURKIA  |  CURATOR: AZAD AZIFOVICH  |  UNIVERSITY OF ANTWERP  |  ANTWERP, BELGIUM*

CHANT D'AMOUR  |  GALERIE DIX9  |  PARIS, FRANCE

TETRAMATYKA FESTIVAL  |  CURATORS: AGNIESZKA KUBICKA-DZIEDUSZYCKA, PIOTR KRAJEWSKI, OSTAP MANULYAK |  ETNOGRAPHICAL MUSEUM  |  LVIV, UKRAINE             
             

2018   

XCELERATOR - BEIJING TIMES ART MUSEUM 10TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION  |  CURATORS: CHARLES LINDSAY AND  SAOYU SU | TIMES ART MUSEUM  | BEIJING, CHINA *
HOOKED  |  CURATOR: HANNAH REDLER HAWES  |  KING'S COLLEGE SCIENCE GALLERY  |  LONDON, UK
EXILE PAVILLON  |  CURATORS: MARIE DEPARIS-YAFIL AND MOUNIR FATMI  |  ST LOUIS, SENEGAL
SHAPE OPEN  |  CURATORS: YINKA SHONIBARE, RICHARD HUNT AND DAVID HEVEY  |  THE ART PAVILION  | LONDON, UK
WHAT CAN BE SEEN  |  CURATOR: NATASHA BECKER  |  SPRING |  BREAK  |   NEW YORK, USA
ID*ENTITY  |  CURATOR: CHLOE ATHANASOPOULOU  |  FLOAT GALLERY  |  ATHENS , GREECE
NOTES ON TODAY FROM TOMORROW  |  CURATOR: CM TURNER  |  IRL GALLERY  |  CINCINNATI, USA

 

2017   

VARIATION  |  CURATOR: DOMINIQUE MOULON  |  CITÉ INTERNATIONALE DES ARTS  |  PARIS, FRANCE
STANDARD DEVIATIONS  |  CURATORS: KELLY JOST, MARY MCCLAVE, HANNAH ROZENBLAT, AMI YANG, WAI YING   ZHAO AND ANNA JIMENEZ  |  HUNTER COLLEGE  |  NEW YORK, USA
IMAGINED HOMES  |   CURATORS: AZAD ASIFOVICH ET JÉRÔME NIVET-CARZON  |  THESSALONIKI BIENNALE  | THESSALONIKI, GREECE
3RD MDINA BIENNALE: THE MEDITERRANEAN: A SEA OF CONFLICTING SPIRITUALITIES  |  CURATORS: DR. GIUSEPPE, SCHEMBRI BONACI , NIKKI PETRONI AND MELANIE ERIXON  |   MDINA, MALTA
A CERTAIN BLUE OF THE SEA IS SO BLUE THAT ONLY BLOOD WOULD BE MORE RED  |   CURATOR: SOZITA GOUDOUNA  |  IONIAN PARLIAMENT  |  CORFU, GREECE

 

2016    

BORDERLESS: IN PERSPECTIVE  |  CURATOR: DAVID C. TERRY  |  LITE-HAUS GALERIE  |  BERLIN, GERMANY
UNE JOURNÉE DE COÏNCIDENCES #4  |  CURATOR: FRANÇOIS RONSIAUX  |  PARIS, FRANCE
TRADUIRE  |  C’EST TRAHIR. VOLET 1  |  CURATOR : AZAD ASIFOVICH AND SASHA PEVAK  |  GALERIE NIVET CARZON  |  PARIS, FRANCE
WORKS: REFLECTIONS ON FAILURE  |  CURATOR: OSMANCAN YEREBAKAN  |  RADIATOR GALLERY  |   LONG ISLAND CITY,  USA 
DIGITAL CULTURE   |  CICA MUSEUM  |  GIMPO-SI, KOREA
12TH ATHENS DIGITAL ARTS FESTIVAL  |  ATHENS, GREECE
DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR?  |  CURATOR: ANTHONY ELMS  |  AIR GALLERY  |  NEW YORK, USA
SPRING EXHIBITION |  CURATORS: FOS, MOLLY HASLUND, ANTON ALVAREZ, ANDERS ABRAHAM AND THORSTEN SADOWSKY  |  KUNSTHAL CHARLOTTENBORG  |  COPENHAGEN, DENMARK

 

2015    

DIGITAL MIGRATION |  CURATOR:  JUDITH FEGERL  |  KÜNSTLERHAUS WIEN  |  VIENNA, AUSTRIA * 
ORGANIZING CHAOS  |  CURATORS: CRISTINA GHETTI AND JAVIER MARISCO  |  INCUBARTE 7 INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL  |   VALENCIA, SPAIN
WASSAIC SUMMER EXHIBITION  |  WASSAIC PROJECT  |  WASSAIC, USA
COME TO BED!  |  CURATOR: ROYA SACHS  |  BOSI CONTEMPORARY  |  NEW YORK, USA *
YOU DON'T BRING ME FLOWERS (+ THE MISTRESS PROJECT)  |  CURATOR: QUANG BAO  |  68  PROJECT  |  BERLIN,  GERMANY
COUNTERFEIT FOR CASH   |  CURATOR: DOUGLAS PAULSON  |  FLUX-FACTORY  |  NEW YORK, USA

 

2014    

SCREENING   |  6TH CAIRO VIDEO FESTIVAL  |  MEDRAR FOR CONTEMPORARY ART  |  CAIRO, EGYPT
OLE.01  |  CURATORS: LELLO MASUCCI AND ROBERTA IADEVAIA  |  MUSEUM PAN - PALAZZO DELLE ARTI NAPOLI  |  NAPLES, ITALY *
DON'T EVEN DREAM!  |  CURATOR: ANNA BUYVID  |  RUARTS GALLERY  |  MOSCOW, RUSSIA 
GOSSIPS  |  CURATOR: ŁUCJA WAŚKO-MANDES  |  TRAFO  |  SZCZECIN, POLAND *
ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE  |  CURATOR: DOMENICO QUARRANTA  |  VENICE ARSENALE |  VENICE, ITALY *
SEPARATION ANXIETY   |  CURATOR: LEE WELLS  |  WALLPLAY GALLERY  |  NEW YORK, USA 

 

2013    

MARK-IT  |  PUBLIC ART PROJECT LAUNCHED AT THE NEW MUSEUM IDEA CITY FESTIVAL  |  NEW YORK, USA 
CECI EST UN COEUR  |  DUMBO ART FESTIVAL  |  NEW YORK, USA

 

2012    

THE PALM AUTHORITY PROJECT  |  NUIT BLANCHE  |  TORONTO, CANADA
DYSTORPIA   |  CURATORS: GABRIEL ROLDÓS & ARLAN LONDOÑO  |  QUEENS MUSEUM  |  NEW YORK, USA
SCREENING  |  25TH LES INSTANTS INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL  |  MARSEILLE, FRANCE
L  |  SMITHSONIAN FOLK FESTIVAL  |  WASHINGTON  DC, USA

 

2011    

THE PALM AUTHORITY PROJECT  |  BAYFRONT PARK  |  MIAMI, USA
GROUP SHOW   |  UAMO ART FESTIVAL  |  MUNICH, GERMANY *

ALL EXHIBITIONS WITH PUBLISHED CATALOGUES ARE MARKED WITH AN ASTERISK (*)

AWARDS  /  GRANTS / RESIDENCIES AND COMMISSIONS

 

2020    
RESIDENCY – FONDATION BOGHOSIAN  |  BRUXELLES, BELGIUM

2019    

RESIDENCY - TOWNHOUSE  |  CAIRO, EGYPT

GRANT - STEP TRAVEL GRANT FROM THE EUROPEAN CULTURAL FOUNDATION WITH THE SUPPORT OF COMPAGNIA DI SAN PAOLO

RESIDENCY - LE18  |  MARRAKECH, MOROCCO

2018   
RESIDENCY - CHINATOWN SOUP RESIDENCY  |  NEW YORK, USA

2017   

SYMPOSIUM - MOBILITÉS HUMAINES ET CRÉATION ORGANIZED BY THE FRENCH EMBASSY  |  TEHERAN, IRAN

RESIDENCY - KAAF INSTITUTE  |  TEHERAN, IRAN

GRANT - FOUNDATION FOR CONTEMPORARY ART EMERGENCY GRANT  |  NEW YORK, USA

RESIDENCY - VICTORIA SQUARE PROJECT RESIDENCY  |  ATHENS , GREECE

RESIDENCY - BEIRUT ART RESIDENCY  |  BEIRUT, LEBANON

 

2016   

RESIDENCY - MASS MOCA'S RESIDENCY  |  NORTH ADAMS, USA

SCHOLARSHIP - HARVESTWORKS  |  NEW YORK, USA

RESIDENCY - KOOSHK  |  TEHERAN, IRAN

AWARD - KARA AWARD  |  TEHERAN, IRAN

 

2015   

SEMINAR - NYFA IMMIGRANT ARTISTS MENTORSHIP PROGRAM  |  NEW YORK, USA
COMMISSION - LOUIS BRAILLE MUSEUM COMMISSION WITH THE SUPPORT OF FONDATION GIVAUDAN  | COUPVRAY | FRANCE

 

2014   

AWARD - FINALIST OF THE 1ST INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF ELECTRONIC LITERATURE PRIZE  |  NAPLES, ITALY

AWARD - FINALIST OF THE 8TH VENICE ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE  |  VENICE, ITALY

GRANT - MANHATTAN COMMUNITY ARTS FUND GRANT LMCC GRANT  |  NEW YORK, USA

AWARD - WINNER FOR THE 4TH NEW MEDIA WRITING PRIZE  |  BOURNEMOUTH, UK

 

2013   
GRANT - TURBULENCE.ORG COMMISSION FUNDED BY THE JEROME FOUNDATION  |  NEW YORK, USA

2012   

SEMINAR - LMCC ARTISTS SUMMER INSTITUTE  |  NEW YORK, USA

COMMISSION - AMA|ART OF AMERICAS MUSEUM COMMISSION WITH THE SUPPORT OF HUGO BOSS  |  DC, USA

WINNER OF THE SCOTTIA BANK |  ARTIST PROJECT PRIZE  |  TORONTO, CANADA

 

SELECTED PRESS

2019     

LAURA CUMMING  |  24/7: A WAKE-UP CALL FOR OUR NON-STOP WORLD REVIEW – IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME  |  THE GUARDIAN |OCTOBER 29, 2019
MEGAN WILLIAMS  |  24/7 AT SOMERSET HOUSE EXAMINES THE PERILS OF NON-STOP CULTURE  |  CREATIVE REVIEW  | OCTOBER 30, 2019  
AUGUSTA POWNALL  | 50 ARTISTS RESPOND TO SOCIETY'S STRUGGLE TO SWITCH OFF AT SOMERSET HOUSE'S 24/7 EXHIBITION  |  DEZEEN  |OCTOBER 29, 2019 

 

2018     

ALEX GREENBERGER AND CLAIRE SELVIN  |  IN SEVENTH EDITION, SPRING|BREAK, STRANGE AS EVER, RESPONDS TO WORLD’S TENSE CULTURAL CLIMATE  |  ARTNET  |  MARCH 6, 2018

2017    

AUDRA LAMBERT  |  THE VIRTUAL RISE OF ESMERALDA KOSMATOPOULOS  |  QUIET LUNCH  |  PRINT ISSUE NO5 *

EMMANUEL DAYDÉ  |  MÉFIE-TOI DES GRECS !   |  ART ABSOLUMENT  |   SEPTEMBER 2017 PRINT ISSUE *

CHARLOTTE BOUTBOUL  |  TO WATCH: ESMERALDA KOSMATOPOULOS  |  WHITEWALL  |   WINTER 2017 PRINT ISSUE *

 

2016    

NATHANIEL AINLEY  |  FROM IDEA TO INSTALLATION  |  GO INSIDE THE PRACTICE OF A CONCEPTUAL ARTIST  |  CREATORS PROJECT  |  DECEMBER 6, 2016

]THE SMARTPHONE IS ABSENT | PERSPECTIVES  |  ESMERALDA KOSMATOPOULOS (VIDEO INTERVIEW)  |  CREATORS PROJECT  |  NOVEMBER 30, 2016 

]NATE JONES  |  ARTIST INTERVIEW WITH ESMERALDA KOSMATOPOULOS  |  ARTEFUSE  |  SEPTEMBER 09, 2016

DARIUSH TALAIE  |  KOOSHK ARTIST RESIDENCY AWARD: A HAVEN FOR BEARING REALITY  |  HARPER'S BAZAAR ARABIA  |  JULY 24, 2016

AMY PURSSEY  |  RESIDENT ARTIST’S PHOTOGRAPHY CASTS A FOREIGN SHADOW IN TEHRAN  |  ARTREPORT  |  JULY 5, 2016

]SEZA BALI  |  INTERVIEW WITH ESMERALDA KOSMATOPOULOS  |  XOXO THE MAGAZINE   |  JUNE 2016 ISSUE (PRINT) TURKEY  |  JUNE 1ST, 2016*

MANSOUR JAHANI  |  FRENCH-GREEK ARTIST LOOKS AT CONTEMPORARY IRANIAN CULTURE  |  GOZARESHE HONAR  |  MAY 28, 2016

KARA WINNERS SHOWCASING ARTWORKS AT MOHSEN GALLERY  |  TEHRAN TIME (PRINT)  |  IRAN  |  MAY 28, 2016 *

OLE BAK JAKOBSEN  |  THE RECIPE FOR A WORK OF ART!  |  KUNSTEN  |  MARCH 22, 2016

CHRISTINA LEE  |  MIXED MEDIA ARTIST CASTS HANDS TO MIMIC HOW PEOPLE TEXT  |  ARTREPORT  |  MARCH 22  |  2016

ALLY BETKER  |  PHONE ART AT SPRING |  BREAK  |  W MAGAZINE  |  MARCH 06  |  2016

BRIAN P. KELLY  |  ARMORY WEEK ROUNDUP  |  NEW CRITERION  |  MARCH 04  |  2016

MAXIMILÍANO DURÓN  |  A TOUR OF THE SPRING |  BREAK ART FAIR  |  ARTNEWS  |  MARCH 03  |  2016

CAIT MUNRO  |  THESE 5 INSPIRED INSTALLATIONS MAKE SPRING |  BREAK ART SHOW UNFORGETTABLE  |  ARTNET  | MARCH 01  |  2016

 

2015    

ANGELICA FREY  |  COME TO BED FOR SOME PILLOW TALK WITH THIS ARTIST  |  BEDFORD+BOWERY  |  MARCH 26  |  2015

 

2014    

THE LEGACY OF NAM JUNE PAIK IN THE POST-DIGITAL ERA  |  ART DAILY  |  JULY 16  |  2014

ALEJANDRO PARDO  |  ITHACA BABEL AND NEW YORK CITY  |  WALL STREET INTERNATIONAL  |   JULY 8  |  2014

 

2013   

ART AND COMMUNICATION COMBINE IN EXPERIMENTAL PROJECT  |  EXAMINER  |  OCT. 4  |  2013 

SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS TRANSFORMED INTO AN ART GALLERY  |  THE COOL CULTURE  |  AUG. 30  |  2013

THE PALM AUTHORITY PROJECT  |  THE COOL CULTURE  |  JULY 3  |  2013

PUBLIC ART PROJECT MARK-IT TO LAUNCH AT NEW MUSEUM'S IDEAS CITY  |  ARTSLANT  |   MAY 04  |  2013

#PILLOWTALKS  |  ARTON AIR  |  CLOCKTOWER GALLERY RADIO STATION  |  APR. 15  |  2013

ALESSANDRO BERNI  |  ARMORY WEEK AND #PILLOWTALKS  |  ARTRUBUNE  |  APR. 09  |  2013

 

2012    

THE BEST OF FREIZE WEEK IN PICTURES  |  BLOUIN ARTINFO  |  MAY 06  |  2012 

RE-IMAGINE ART FESTIVAL AT THE UKRAINIAN INSTITUTE OF AMERICA  |  NEW-YORK ARTS MAGAZINE  |  JAN. 30  |  2012

GREEK PALMS IN MIAMI  |  TA NEA (PRINT)  |  GREECE  |  DEC. 14  |  2011 *

 

2011   

ESMERALDA KOSMATOPOULOS EXPLORES THE PALM AUTHORITY PROJECT  |  ART BUSINESS NEWS  |  DEC. 02  |  2011

ARTIST ESMERALDA KOSMATOPOULOS TO BRING GIANT INFLATABLE HANDS TO BAYFRONT PARK FOR ART BASEL  |  MIAMI NEW TIMES  |  NOV. 08  |  2011

ALL ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN PRINT ARE MARKED WITH AN ASTERISK (*)