Tassos Pavlopoulos

Tam - Tam

12 November - 31 December, 2002

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Tassos Pavlopoulos was born in Athens in 1955. In 1995 he designed one of the twelve sculptures (Art Clock Towers) produced by Swatch for the Olympic Games in 1996 in Atlanta. Currently he lives and works in Athens, Greece.

Education
1978-1983
Graphic arts and painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw under Henryk Tomaszewski and Teresa Pagowski (post-graduate scholarship by the State Scholarship Foundation of Greece (IKY) to study painting).
 
Solo Exhibitions
2015
"Phantasmagoria", Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
2013
"Happy Days", Skoufa Gallery, Athens.
2010
"Sewing-mechanics", Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
2008
“Wasteland”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
2005
“Appearances Can Be Deceiving”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
2004
“Dialogues 2004”, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art and Kalfayan Galleries, Thessaloniki.
2003
Kalfayan Galleries, Art Athina 10, Contemporary Art Fair, Athens.
“The Extras”, Kalfayan Galleries, 44th International Film Festival, Thessaloniki (The poster of the Film Festival was designed by T. Pavlopoulos).
2002
“Tam Tam”, Kalfayan Galleries, Thessaloniki.
“Tam Tam”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
2001
“The Bodyguards”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
2000
Agathi Gallery, Art Athina 8, Athens.
1999
“Absences”, Kalfayan Galleries, Thessaloniki.
1998
Agathi Gallery, Art Athina 6, Athens.
1997 Kalfayan Galleries, Art Athina 5, Athens.
1996
Kalfayan Galleries, Thessaloniki.
1995
“Outside Space and Time”, Zoumboulaki Gallery, Athens.
1993
“Post-Zorro”, Artio Gallery, Athens.
1992
“Drafts and Rafts”, Artio Gallery, Athens.
1989
Prisma Gallery, Rhodes.
1988
Artio Gallery, Athens.
1987
Athina Gallery, Athens.
1983
Ora Gallery, Athens.
 
Group Exhibitions
2007
Viennafair, Kalfayan Galleries, Vienna.
“At the MOTEL”, International Festival of Olympia ,Olympia.
2006
Artissima, Kalfayan Galleries, Turin.
“Visual Arts in Greece, Crossing The Borders”, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki.
“arthistory.com”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
“Athens Voice: Art On The Front Page II”, Benaki Museum, Athens.
“Lacoste Project 12.12.”, Benaki Museum, Athens.
“Cow Parade”, Athens.
2005
“The Yorgos Costopoulos Collection”, Art Gallery, Alexandroupolis.
“The Yorgos Costopoulos Collection”, Municipal Cultural Centre, Zante.
“The Yorgos Costopoulos Collection”, Cultural Centre of the Municipality of Koropi, Koropi.
“Communicating with Humor”, Kalfayan Galleries, Thessaloniki.“Encounters”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
“Athens Voice: Art On The Front Page I”, Benaki Museum, Athens.
“Art Athina 12 '05, Contemporary Art Fair”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
2004
“Near Likeness. Approaches to a portrait of A. Benakis”, Benaki Museum, Athens.
“Micky Mouse Meets Art”, Hellenic American Union, Athens.
“In Our Image, after Our Likeness”, Frissiras Museum, Athens.
“Metamorphoses of the Body”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
Contemporary Greek Art Gallery, Kalamata.
“Athens, Metropolis by Accident?”, Athens.
2003
“Bureaucracy”, Greek Interior Ministry, Athens.
“Selections of the Kalfayan Galleries”, Kalfayan Galleries, Thessaloniki.
“Selections of the Kalfayan Galleries”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
“With the Power of Art”, Grande Bretagne Hotel, Athens.
2002
“30 Years and More, The Diamantidis' Collection”, Municipal Gallery, Thessaloniki.
2001
“Meetings II”, Municipal Art Gallery, Leszno, Poland.
“Mythologies of the Book, Contemporary Greek Artists”, Frankfurt, Germany.
“Visions and Shackles”, Municipal Cultural Centre, Athens.
“Eureka, 40+1 Years of Creation in 8 Artworks”, Athinais, Athens.
“Diadromes 2”, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens.
2000
“Distributing Tales IV”, Angathi Gallery, Athens.
“Play Football”, Fournos, Athens.
“Ta Kafenia”, Psychari 36 Gallery, Athens.
The Greek contemporary Art Collection of the Athenaeum Inter-Continental Hotel.
1999
“Karaghiozis, The Shadow Theater and the Fine Arts”, Municipal Gallery, Patra.
“Eggs and Easter”, Kalfayan Galleries, Thessaloniki.
“Expanding Possibilities”, Hewlett Packard, The Old Gasworks, Athens.
“Distributing Tales III”, Angathi Gallery, Athens.
1997
“Greek Realities”, Kunsthallen Brandts Klaedefabrik, Odense, Denmark.
“AdvARTising”, Saatchi & Saatchi, Adel, Pierides˘ Gallery, Athens.1996
“Greek Realities”, Berlin, Germany.
“Art to Swatch”, Athenaeum, Museum of Architecture and Design, Chicago, USA.
“Garbage”, Contemporary Art Centre, Larissa.
1995
“Configura 2, Dialog der Kulturen”, Erfurt, Germany.
1994
“On the Opposite Side”, Municipal Gallery, Athens.
1993
“V Biennale of New Art, Art Without Bounds”, Zielona Gora, Poland.
“The Municipal Gallery of Rhodes˘ Collection”, National Gallery, Athens.
“MACCHERONI & FAGIOLI”, Museo di Espressione Antagonista Contemporanea, M.E.A.C., Firenze, Italy.
The Vlassis Fissiras˘ Collection, Crete, Chania.
1992
Intermedia Gallery, Zielona Gora, Poland.
“Gardens”, Poznan, Poland.
1991
“Lineart, International Art Fair”, Ghent, Belgium.
'Kunst Europe 91', Berlin, Germany.
“Assault on the Senses”, DESTE Foundation, House of Cyprus, Athens.
1990
“Out of Limits”, Wielka 19 Gallery, Poznan, Poland.
“Lineart, International Art Fair” Ghent, Belgium.
“No Man˘s Land”, Municipal Cultural Centre, Athens.
1989
“6 Murales per 1a Natura”, Verona, Italy.
“Balkan Art Exhibition”, Bucharest, Rumania.
1988
Contemporary Art Gallery, Leszno, Poland.
1987
“Athens – Visual Arts”, Municipal Cultural Centre, Athens.
Panhellenic Art Exhibition, Piraeus.
1986
Biennale of Young Artists from Mediterranean Countries, Thessaloniki.1996
“Greek Realities”, Berlin, Germany.
“Art to Swatch”, Athenaeum, Museum of Architecture and Design, Chicago, USA.
“Garbage”, Contemporary Art Centre, Larissa.
1995
“Configura 2, Dialog der Kulturen”, Erfurt, Germany.
1994
“On the Opposite Side”, Municipal Gallery, Athens.
1993
“V Biennale of New Art, Art Without Bounds”, Zielona Gora, Poland.
“The Municipal Gallery of Rhodes˘ Collection”, National Gallery, Athens.
“MACCHERONI & FAGIOLI”, Museo di Espressione Antagonista Contemporanea, M.E.A.C., Firenze, Italy.
The Vlassis Fissiras˘ Collection, Crete, Chania.
1992
Intermedia Gallery, Zielona Gora, Poland.
“Gardens”, Poznan, Poland.
1991
“Lineart, International Art Fair”, Ghent, Belgium.
'Kunst Europe 91', Berlin, Germany.
“Assault on the Senses”, DESTE Foundation, House of Cyprus, Athens.
1990
“Out of Limits”, Wielka 19 Gallery, Poznan, Poland.
“Lineart, International Art Fair” Ghent, Belgium.
“No Man˘s Land”, Municipal Cultural Centre, Athens.
1989
“6 Murales per 1a Natura”, Verona, Italy.
“Balkan Art Exhibition”, Bucharest, Rumania.
1988
Contemporary Art Gallery, Leszno, Poland.
1987
“Athens – Visual Arts”, Municipal Cultural Centre, Athens.
Panhellenic Art Exhibition, Piraeus.
1986
Biennale of Young Artists from Mediterranean Countries, Thessaloniki.
 
Publications
Sewing-mechanics.  Painting on paper 2008-2009", Kalfayan Galleries, Athens, 2010
Kraniou Topos, Kalfayan Galleries, Athens, 2008
Useless Head Full of Gold and Dung, Kalfayan Galleries/Istros Art Publications, Athens, 2006.
Colo-Colo, Ęalfayan Galleries – Agra Publications, Athens, 2005.
Tam-Tam, Art Publications Istros, Athens, 2002.
No Parking…, Agra Publications, Athens, 2000.
Museum of Muses, Agra Publications, Athens, 1998.
Make Love … Not Art!, Igres Publications, Athens, 1996 .
The Memoirs of the Captain, Mavros Ilios Publications/Zoumboulakis Gallery, Athens, 1995.
Drafts and Rafts, Mavros Ilios Publications, Athens, 1992.
 
Works in Collections
The Municipal Art Gallery of Rhodes, Greece.
Swatch Corporation, Switzerland.
Dakis Ioannou Collection, Athens, Greece.
The Frissiras Foundation, Athens, Greece.
3E-Coca Cola Corporation, Athens, Greece.
Daskalopoulos Collection, Athens, Greece.
The Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece.