Education

M.A. Childhood Studies and Children’s Rights (Grade 1,1/First Class Award) from the Potsdam University of Applied Sciences [Fachhochschule Potsdam] (2016-2018).

B.A. (Honours) Video Arts Production (First Class Award) from the University for the Creative Arts (2007‑2011).

Awards & Grants

Arts Council of England Grant for ASHA (2013).

Deutschland Stipendium scholarship award during M.A. (2017-2018).

Graduate Prize [Absolvent*innenpreis] 2018 from the Potsdam University of Applied Sciences [Fachhochschule Potsdam] for my M.A. Thesis: Between agency and abuse: a look at the representation of childhood sexuality through media and art.

Screenings & Exhibitions

The circle line, sound recording of poem showcased at Open Hause, H.34 Ehrlichhaus, Buch, Berlin, September 2016

The circle line, sound recording of poem showcased at JRM – Le Jardin de Recherches Musicales, Paris, August 2016

A Space, performed poem in an intervention at HERMITAGE (II) : FERAL group show with artists Alix Stadtbaeumer, Alma Tischler Wood and Kathy Kenny, David Hawkins Private Space, Berlin, September 2015

Grace, published in A POEM A DAY (anthology calendar):

A POEM A DAY exhibition, Mu.ZEE Oostende, Belgium, November 2014 – February 2015

Sticks and Stones, part of the David Chipperfield exhibition, Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin, October – November 2014

Festival of Future Nows, upon invitation of Olafur Eliasson & Institut für Raumexperimente, Berlin, October – November 2014

ReFraming, ARTos Foundation, Nicosia, June 2014

ASHA, The Bower House, Maidstone, October 2013

ASHA, Leyton Technical Pub, London, September 2013

ASHA, Limbo, Margate, September 2013

ASHA, The Louis Armstrong Pub, Dover, August 2013

Transparency, Leytonstone Arts Trail 2013, with Clare Smith, at The Red Lion Pub, London, July 2013

ReFraming, University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury, June 2013

ReFraming, Labia Cinema, Cape Town, May 2013

ReFraming, Crate Space, Margate, April 2013

ReFraming, Cambridge University’s Women’s Day Events, Cambridge, March 2013

ReFraming, B&B Project Space of Club Shepway, Folkestone, January – February 2013

ReFraming, Maidstone Film Fest 2012, Maidstone, November 2012

ReFraming, 51:zero° Voyager Film, Video and Digital Media Arts Festival, Maidstone, October 2012

I will wait for you (mixed media), shown in Group Show TEXT at Gallery 23, Maidstone, September – October 2012

ReFraming premiere, The Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club, part of DAD’s War & Peace programme, Dover, September 2012

Medway Meandering, LV21 Festival, Gillingham, September 2011

Heart, Untitled 7 and Untitled 13, Battery Hens Group Exhibition, The Rag Factory, London, June 2011

The Mill, screened on the BBC Big Screen, Dover, 2011

My first short film Breaking and Entering (2009) became a finalist in a competition conducted by TheCrane.tv and showcased on their website in 2009. It was screened at the Culture Unplugged Film Festivals We Speak Here and Humanity Explored, based in San Francisco, Auckland and Maharashtra, June and December 2010.

It was also screened at the following film festivals:

  • Cyprus International Film Festival, Nicosia, October 2010
  • Portobello Film Festival, London, September 2010
  • Vibgyor Film Festivals, Kerala, February 2010
  • Big Easy Shorts Festival, New Orleans, November 2009
  • WILDsound Film Festival, Toronto, October 2009
  • Be Film: The Underground Film Festival, New York City, May 2009

 Work

Potsdam University for Applied Sciences  [Fachhochschule Potsdam]: Lecturing, Potsdam, October 2018-Present

I am lecturing students on a bachelors course on social work about children’s rights and childhood sexuality through the use of multimedia (films, art images, photographs), tying in my focus on the representation of childhood sexuality through art and media.

Douglas Gordon Studio: Lost But Found/Old Dog New Tricks, Berlin, May and June 2014

Part of a group assisting artist Douglas Gordon, in the production of work at his studio.

Foreign Investment, Berlin, September 2013

Invited to perform the tableau vivant piece The Urban Shepherdess in exhibition Wild New Territories.

Dover Arts Development (DAD) + Korinna McRobert, Dover, August 2013

A one-week residency with DAD in the follow up to the first performance of my piece ASHA.

Dover Arts Development (DAD), Dover, May 2013

Filmed and edited a short video of the Workshop in Spontaneous Creativity, a one-day event and part of DAD’s War & Peace programme.

Making Art Work, Maidstone, December 2012

A commission by this artist co-operative to make a short evaluation video on work they did in 2012.

Foreign Investment, London, September 2012

Invited to perform the tableau vivant piece The Urban Shepherdess in exhibition Wild New Territories.

London Biennale, Dover, July 2012

Part of an ensemble performance LB White Happy Hour Dover.

Dover Arts Development (DAD)Clare Smith, Dover, July 2012

Filmed and edited a video for Clare Smith’s work The Voyagers.

Dover Arts Development (DAD), Dover, July 2012

An artist residency-internship granted by DAD. Worked to aid in their day-to-day administrative activities, as well as completing my first long length film ReFraming.

ENVY Post Production House, London, July – August 2011

Runner at a Soho Post Production House.

University for the Creative Arts (UCA), Maidstone, July 2011

Student ambassador.

University for the Creative Arts (UCA), Maidstone, July 2011

Part of the crew that assisted Stephen Turner in his work Sedimental.

Dover Arts Development (DAD), Dover, March and July 2010

Part of the crew for the documentary feature film Watermark by Marianne Kapfer.

University for the Creative Arts (UCA), Kent, May 2010

Part of the crew for the short promotional film made by UCA to promote their student development services.

Roads and Oranges Film Productions, Nicosia, Cyprus, August 2008 – August 2009

Production Assistant and Archive Researcher for the documentary feature film In this Waiting. I also contributed my translation skills to the project (English and Greek).

Gnosy Art Ltd., Nicosia, July 2009 – January 2010

PR Officer for this small art promotional company and online art gallery.

Minds Eye Films & Roads and Oranges Film Productions, Cyprus, July 2006

Production Assistant on the set of the short film Fractured.

Languages

English (native), Greek (native/fluent), German (fluent).