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Elika Vlachaki


                                                 Born :  1963, Athens, Greece                                                     

  Email: elika@hotmail.co.uk     


Academic Qualifications

2013-2014     MFA Arts and Humanities, with Distinction; University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

1990-1991     Postgraduate Certificate in Education in Art and Design, University of Central England,  Birmingham, UK

1989-‘90         Master of Arts in Fine Art (Sculpture), University of Central England, Birmingham, UK

1986-‘89         Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London Institute, UK


Honours and Awards

2014   Vanessa Bell Award for academic achievement and distinction in Art & Humanities, School of Humanities, University of Dundee



2014   Home 360°, Solo exhibition, MFA degree show, DJCAD, University of Dundee, Scotland

link to video  'tightening the rope

2014   ‘Trans-send’, group exhibition, Towson University, Towson, Maryland, USA

2012   Scholeio, Aegina GR, ‘Buoys’, ‘Artists Route’, Aegina, Greece

2012   Charta Bookshop- Café, Volos, Greece, with Sofia Daispyrou and Ira Vlachaki

2010   Egina-Aegina Art Gallery, ‘Artists’ Route’, Aegina, Greece

2008   Paul Walker Studio, Aegina, Greece, ‘Lights-Paintings-Prints’, with Paul Walker

2005   Paul Walker Studio, Aegina, Greece, ‘Sculpture-Paintings-Prints’, with Paul Walker

2003   Paul Walker Studio, Aegina, Greece, ‘Objects and Images’, with Anna Theoharaki and Paul Walker

1995   Paul Walker Studio, Athens, Greece, Group Exhibition

1994   Group Exhibition, Markelos Tower, Aegina, Greece, ‘Etherovamones’ (and ’94-Paul Walker Studio, Athens, Greece)

1993   Group Exhibition, Paul Walker Studio, Athens, Greece, ‘Made in Aegina’

1991   Galerie o.T., Lucerne Switzerland, collaboration with Ursula Bachman and Yvonne Saal


Conference Presentations

2015   Vibrant Matters postgraduate conference, Univ. of Dundee


General  Experience

2015  Research study trip guide for postgraduate students to Aegina and Athens, Greece- for MFA in Art & Humanities, University of Dundee, Scotland

2013  Participation in the hanging of the Benaki Museum Exhibition, The Museum “Out of the Box”:

35th Anniversary of the Benaki Shop, Athens, Greece

2012   Organisation of the retrospective exhibition of Barbara Vaessen in Aegina, ‘Fistiki Fest’, Aegina, Greece.  link to article

2012  Organisation of the retrospective exhibition of Paul Walker in Athens in conjunction with the Medecins du Monde Greece

 2010, ‘11, ‘12 ‘Fistiki Fest’ Aegina, organisation of the ‘Artists' Route’

2006-‘13  Objects for the Benaki museum shops in Athens, and the Egina-Aegina Art Gallery, Greece

 2001-‘02 Primary School of Agioi Asomatoi, Art & Design Education Lessons for primary school teachers, collaboration with Marina Papagianni, Aegina, Greece

1998-‘01 Teaching Art to children aged 5-12. Aegina, Greece

1998  Stage set for Olia Ioannou, Contemporary Dance Company ‘Prosxima’, Anoixto Theatro, Athens

1993-‘94  Teaching, Municipal Art Workshop for Children, Agia Paraskevi, Athens, Greece

1992-‘95 ‘To Pardalo Fistiki’, co-founder of the sustainable kindergarten in Aegina, Greece.