Archive of Author | Yiannis Melanitis

Yiannis Melanitis work initiates from an intense conceptualization on the strategies of the contemporary artist and the artwork itself, deviating from its epistemological origins, implying the use of heterogeneous artistic media, through installations, performances, critical texts, sculptures, paintings and drawings.

A w a r d s 

1. 1st Greek Prize [EBGE Reward] for the  catalogue Dermatographies, a catalogue for the exhibition at the Museum of Moulages, Syggros Hospital 2008.

2. 1st Greek Prize [EBGE Reward] for his catalogue Dans Le Jardin d’ Epicure/ Les elements comme des metaphors, a catalogue for his personal exhibition at HUG, Geneva, Switzerland, March 2006.

3. European award for his catalog Dans Le Jardin d’ Epicure/ Les elements comme des metaphors, a catalog for his personal exhibition at HUG, Geneva, Switzerland, March 2006.

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Articles with Yiannis Melanitis


A HUMANISED BUTTERFLY NAMED LEDA MELANITIS

A work of inserting a human gene (artists‘ Melanitis Yiannis) in a butterfly (species: Leda Melanitis).

Yiannis Melanitis work initiates from an intense conceptualization on the strategies of the contemporary artist and the artwork itself, deviating from its epistemological origins, implying the use of heterogeneous artistic media, through installations, performances, critical texts, sculptures, paintings and drawings.