About

Antonopoulos Yiannis is a documentary photographer based in Athens, Greece. He is the winner of the 1st Athens Photo World Award (2019).

He learned the technique of photography next to his father, photographer Antonopoulos Giorgos. He later dealt with the aesthetics and technique of black and white analogue photography at the cultural center of New Heraklion "FAOS". At the same time he attended seminars of aesthetics and history of photography, at the Photographic Sector of the Cultural Association of Students of the University of Athens, where from 2015, until today he is serving as instructor of photographic history. He also attends the Department of Photography and Audiovisual arts at the University of West Attica.

CV

Selected awards, exhibitions, presentations, curating

  • 2019 Athens Photo World Award - Winner, “South east of Eden” project

  • 2019 “Exhibits” project , as part of the Department of Photography’s and Audiovisual arts of the University of West Attica exibition -Athens Photovision 2019 (group show)

  • 2019 Photologio magazine- presentation of “South east of Eden” project

  • 2019 Vasia.exe, Sort Film directed by Aimilios Velia (director of photography)

  • 2019 P.S.C.A.S.U.A. Annual Exhibition, organized by the Photographic Sector of the Cultural Association of Students of the Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens (co-curator)

  • 2018 P.S.C.A.S.U.A. Annual Exhibition, organized by the Photographic Sector of the Cultural Association of Students of the Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens (co-curator)

  • 2017 “On Display” - Django, Art Space, Thessaloniki (solo exhibition)

  • 2016 Cultural Society “Kedros” group show, Athens (curator)

  • 2016 P.S.C.A.S.U.A. Annual Exhibition, organized by the Photographic Sector of the Cultural Association of Students of the Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens (co-curator)

  • 2015 Analogue photography, organized by the municipality of N. Heraklion, Athens (group show)

  • 2015 Cultural Society “Kedros”, Athens (group show)

  • 2014 P.S.C.A.S.U.A. Annual Exhibition, organized by the Photographic Sector of the Cultural Association of Students of the Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens (group show)

  • 2014 Analogue photography, organized by the municipality of N. Heraklion, Athens (group show)

Teaching Experience

  • 2015 to today – Instructor of photographic history, technique, and theory of photography, at the Photographic Sector of the Cultural Association of Students of the University of Athens.

  • 2016 – Instructor of photographic history, technique, and theory of photography, at the “Kedros” Cultural Association, Athens, Greece

 

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Antonopoulos Yiannis

Athens, Greece
antonojohn@gmail.com

+306947143975