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Sofia Tsiami (Painter – Mosaicist).

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Born in Greece in 1960.

Studies:
• 1980 – 1984 Academy of Fine Arts of Ravenna, Italy.
• 1985 Academy of Fine Arts of Bologna, Italy.
• Holder of Certification in painting and specialization of four years in mosaics.
• 1995 – 1997 Wrote a post graduating project for the Athens School of Fine Arts about:
A. The Art of Mosaic.
B. Mosaics from the ancient times until now.
C. Applications of modern Mosaic in Architecture.

Member of:
-The Hellenic Fine Arts Chamber (E.E.T.E.).
-A.I.M.C. (Associazione Internazionale Mosaicisti Contemporanei).
-Association Aime Centre Europeen de Mosaique.
-Association of Artists of Visual Arts of Central Greece (Σ.Κ.Ε.Τ.Κ.Ε.)

Mosaic Exhibitions:
-1987 Room of Art of Lamia, Greece.
-1989 Cultural Center of Athens, Greece.
-1994 Room “Kondoglou” in Athens, Greece.
-2000 Historical Museum of Hydra, Greece.
(All exhibitions of the above were committed in conjunction with Moris Ioannis.)

Team exhibitions of mosaics, paintings and engravings in Greece and Europe:
-1982 Exhibition of painting in Punta Marina of Ravenna, Italy.
-1985 Exhibition of painting in the Accademy of Fine Arts of Bologna, Italy.
-1985 Exhibition of photography in Bologna, Italy.
-1988 Exhibition of engravings in Moscow.
-1990 Exhibition of painting in Athens.
-1994 Exhibition of painting in Athens.
-1999 Participation with mosaics in an exhibition of the Province of Karpenisi in Greece.
-2000 Participation with mosaics in an exhibition in Stilida (Greece).
-2003 Participation with mosaics in the Exhibition “Ampelourgein” in Atalanti, Greece.
-2000,2001,2002,2003,2004 Participation with mosaics in exhibitions of the Province of Lamia in Greece.
-2015 Participation with mosaics in an exhibition in the BOOZE in Athens.

International Competitions – Forums:
-1989 Took part in the International Architectural Competition I.F.Y.A. “Skyros ’89”. 3rd Award.
-1990 Took part in the INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP of ISRAEL with projects on the renovation of public places in the town Safed in Israel.
-1994 Took part in the international forum “Eurosculpture” in Bretagne, France.
-2015 Took part in the 1er festival INTERNATIONAL de mosaique contemporaine en Nivernais, France.

Designs & Applications on Large Surfaces:
-1983 Collaborated in the manufacture of a mosaic pavement (280m2) in the Municipal Library of Ravenna. Supervisor Architect: Marco Dezzi Bardeschi.
-1984 Collaborated in the manufacture of a mosaic pavement (390m2) in the “Palazzo Della Ragione” (Palace of Justice) in Milan. Supervisor Architect: Marco Dezzi Bardeschi.
-1986 Designed and created a geometrical mosaic (100m2) in the public park of ST.Lukas in Lamia, Greece.
-1993 Created a mosaic representing part of the myth of god Dionysos (30m2) in the Center of Culture in Vrahati, Corinth.
-1995 Decorated with mosaics (22m2) part of a wall in the Hotel “Candia Maris” in Iraclio, Crete.
-1996 Decorated part of wall and pavement (lOm2) in the Hotel “Titania” in Athens, Greece.
-1998 Manufactured a mosaic (12m2) applied on the wall of the Town Hall of Nicea in Athens.
-2003,2004 Decorated with mosaics (105m2)pavements and walls in the restored sectors of the hotel Titania in Athens.
Artworks of smaller dimensions applied on walls floors and on 3D structures are placed in public and private places in Greece and abroad.

Lives and works in Greece.
Address: Ilia Zervou no 81, Athens.
Zip.(postal)code: 11144
Tel.-Fax.: +30-210-2287082