Born 1981, Athens, Greece
Lives and works in Athens
Email:
Website: www.katherinevafias.com


EDUCATION

2004
Akto Art and Design College, Athens
1st year of BA Photography

2000-2003
Middlesex University, London
BA in Fine Art

1999-2000
The London Institute
Central Saint Martins College, London
BTEC Diploma in Art and Design

1998-1999
Vacalo College Design School, Athens
1st year of BA Design


DISTINCTIONS

2007
"Fotografos" magazine
Critics, 3rd prize, Athens

2006
"Fotografos" magazine
Critics, 3rd prize, Athens

"Fotografos" magazine
Critics, 2nd prize, Athens

2004
"Fotografos" magazine
Critics, 2nd prize, Athens


PROJECTS

2015-2016
Window Displays for London fashion stores Browns and Abercrombie and Fitch.

2006 Ongoing
Permanent exhibitions for Aegean Airlines Business Lounges of Athens, Thessaloniki and Cyprus International Airports

2017
Permanent collections for Hertz Autohellas offices in Rhodes and Corfu


SELECTED SOLO SHOWS

2017
“New Perception”
Gallery Kourd
MIA Photo Fair, Milan

2016
“Elpida Youth Charity Show”
Blender Gallery, Athens

2011
“Insights”
Pontoporos Gallery, Paros Island

2010
"La vie en Home" VST, Athens
"Qtl1l3sdnk" Peireos 201 Project Space, Athens 2008
"Posidonia 08" Gallery Selini, Athens 2006
"Posidonia 06" Gallery Selini, Athens 2004
"Posidonia 04" Gallery Selini, Athens

“Mexican Symbols”
Gallery Selini, Athens


SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2018
“The Walking Dead Art”
M-Art Manolioudakis, Athens Conservatory

2017
“Views of the Mediterranean”
I-D Concept stores, I-D ProjectArt, Athens

2015
“Photo Exhibition”
Kairios Library, Andros Island

2014
“Art of Giving II”
Athinais Cultural Center, Athens

“Antiparos International Photo Festival 2014”
Anti Art Gallery, Antiparos Island

“Summer 2014”
Tsihritzi Foundation, Athens

2013
“Art in Progress/ RE-culture 2”
2nd International Visual Art Festival of Patra
Visual Arts and Diversity in a reflecting Europe

“Art of Giving I”
Athinais Cultural Center, Athens

“Zoo”
Martinos Fine Art Gallery , Athens

2012
“Xmas Bazaar”
Can Gallery, Athens

“Coney Island”
Markelo Castle, Aegina island

“Traveling on earth”
Goulandris Museum of Natural History, Athens

“Coney Island”
Ersi's Gallery, Athens

"All Red"
Martinos Fine Art Gallery, Athens

2011
"Looking Forward"
The Breeder Gallery, Athens

"Christmas Show"
Tint Gallery, Thessaloniki

"Lightness of being"
Tsihritzi Institute of Arts, Athens

"Black Jack"
Rhodes Casino, Island of Rhodes

2009
"Other world’s souvenirs"
The Art Foundation
Athens Photo Festival

2008
"Art Athina"
Gallery Selini
Helexpo Center, Athens

"Hearts in Athens"
Olympic Properties, Athens

2007
"Art Athina"
Gallery Selini
Helexpo Center, Athens

"Artmart"
Kunsthaus, Vienna

2006
"M-Art"
Hanth Building, Thessaloniki

"Cheapart"
Antonopoulou Gallery, Athens

"M-Art"
Museum of Cycladic Art, Athens

"Cow Parade"
Olympic Properties, Athens

"Masquerade"
Gallery Selini, Athens

2005
"New Greek Photographers"
Athens Photo Festival
Theofilos Gallery, Athens

"Art Athina"
Gallery Selini
Helexpo Center, Athens

"The Art Show"
Zina Athanasiadou Gallery, Thessaloniki

2004
"New Greek Photographers"

"Closer"
Athens Photo Festival
Theofilos Gallery, Athens

"Art Athina"
Gallery Selini
Elliniko Airport, Athens

“Revolvolution Art Expressions”
48 Restaurant, Athens

2003
“Degree Show”
Middlessex University, London


PUBLICATIONS

2012
Kathimerini, Eleni Bistika, Review “Coney Island”
Vogue Hellas, M.A., Review “Coney Island”

2011
Efimerida, Review, Maria Pappa, Review “Looking Forward”
Vogue Hellas, “La vie en Rose”
Madame Figaro, Dosi Iordanidou, “Photographer Katherine Vafias”

2010
K Magazine, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
Proto Thema, Sofia Hountasi, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
Vogue Hellas, Afridite Patrikiou, “Casa in Vogue”
Deluxe Magazine, “Katherine Vafias new gene”
Vogue Hellas, Afridite Patrikiou, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
Kathimerini, Eleni Bistika, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
To Arthro, Efi Alexopoulou, Code “QT1LS3DNK”
Thema Deal, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
Ethnos, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
TNH, Sylvia Klimaki, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
People, Alekos Labridis, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
Enlavi, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
Kifissos, Review “QT1LS3DNK”
Kathimerini, Eleni Bistika, Review “Insights”
To Vima, Review “La vie en home”
Vogue Hellas, Ioanna Alexatou, Review “La vie en home”
Life and Style, Dogia Karolini, Review “La vie en home”
Life and Style, Dogia Karolini, Review “QT1LS3DNK”

2005
10 Stigmes, Giota Sotiropoulou, Review “The Art Show”
Panselinos, Thanasis Gogadis, Review “The Art Show”

2004
Status, Review “Art Expressions”
Vogue Hellas, Afrodite Patrikiou, “Virtual reality”