Dimitra Skandali
CURRENT - UPCOMING SHOWS | More News

Apr 7 - May 6, 2017: "Fata Morgana" with Amelia Konow and Oliver Leach, Aggregate Space, 801 West Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94607

Opening Reception: 7 April, 6-10pm
Second Saturday: Artists Talk 8 April, 11am
First Friday Event: 5 May, 5-8pm


LECTURES:

April 2017: St.Mary's College of Maryland, St Marys City, MD
October 2016: Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens, GR
September 2016: Hellenic International Studies in the Arts, Paros Island, GR
March 2016: California State University Maritime Academy, Vallejo, CA
November 2015: Aegean School for the Fine Arts, Paros Island, GR
September 2015: Hellenic International Studies in the Arts, Paros Island, GR



ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAMS

April - May 2017: Artist-in-Residence, The Artist House at St.Mary's College of Maryland, St Marys City, MD
July - August 2015: Artist-in-Residence, Jail/Cell Residency, San Francisco,CA
June 2015: Artist-in-Residence, the Bridge Residency, Los Angeles, CA
November 2014: Artist-in-Residence, The Studios of Key West, Key West, FL
March 2014: Artist-in-Residence, Lucid Art Foundation, Inverness, CA
September 2013 - October 2014: Artist-in-Residence, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
September 2013: Artist-in-Residence, Post Studio, Studio 110, Sausalito, CA


MoMa Studio Sound Map
MoMa Studio has selected one of my sound pieces: "This is only a test" and you can listen to it at the MoMa Studio Sound Map. Please, go to "Links" (of my website) and check San Francisco area.



PAST EXHIBITIONS / SPECIAL PROJECTS

Dec 2016 - Jan 2017: Meltemia and other stories, Solo Show, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA

October - November 2016: Not Your Run of the Mill, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA

August - September 2016: (Desimata) Ties, Solo Show, The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts, Paros Island, GR

August - September 2016: Borders Festival: Fragmented Identities, with my video "Seas...", Venice Art House Gallery & Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi, Venice, Italy

September 15, 2016: Transart Triennale 2016: "The Imperceptible Self" and the 2016 London Biennale MANILA Pollination: Synchronisations-Syncopations, projection of my video "Seas..." on the First United Building, Escolta Manila, Philippines

June - August 2016: "The Ocean After Nature", Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, curated by Independent Curators International (ICI, NY), San Francisco, CA

June - Sept 2016: International Festival 2016,"Sea(s)", with my video "Seas...", Kefalonia and Ithaca Islands, GR

July 2016: "now the weakening shadow remains, and its cracked confidence…", 2x2 Solos, ProArts, curated by Samantha Reynolds, Oakland, CA

August 5-7, 2016: Transart Triennale 2016: "The Imperceptible Self", ReFrame, projection of my video "Seas..." on the building of UFERSTUDIOS, Berlin, Germany

July 7 - 9, 2016: OXYGEN | Rome Festival, with my video "Seas...", WorldHotel Ripa Roma, Rome, Italy

July - August 2016: "It's Liquid" Experimental Art Architecture and Design Festival, with my video "Seas...", BAU International Academy of Rome, Rome, Italy

Feb - May 2016: "Demarcate" @San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, curated by Donna Napper and Emily Fayet, San Jose, CA

April 16, 2016: "Pop-Up Palmyra", P.A. @Hearst Museum of Anthropology, UC Berkeley, CA

August 2015: "Loves, fears and hopes" @Jail Cell Residency, San Francisco, CA

July - August 2015: "Bay Area Gallery Artists in a New Space" @Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA

June - July 2015: "My Aegean Portal" @Bridge Residency, Los Angeles, CA

June - July 2015: "Roots", On The Ground Floor (OTGF), curated by Malika Ali, Los Angeles, CA

May - June 2015: "Obsidere" @Alter Space Gallery, curated by MicroClimate Collective, San Francisco, CA

March - May 2015: "Through the seas, my roots", SOLO show @The Addison Street Windows Gallery, Berkeley Civic Arts Commission, curated by Demetri Broxton, Berkeley, CA

March - April 2015: Lucid Art Foundation Artist-in-Residence Show 2014 @Gallery Route One, curated by Fariba Bogzaran, Point Reyes Station, CA

December 2014 – February 2015: "Everybody’s Ocean", wave I, Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, curated by Justin Hoover, Santa Cruz, CA

October 2014 - January 2015: "Emergent Atlas", Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, curated by Katya Min, San Francisco, CA

August - October 2014: "Make Space", Berkeley Art Center, curated by Aimee Le Duc, Berkeley, CA

June - October 2014: 12th Biennial Sculpture Exhibition, "Bellwether 2014 - Connect", Bellevue, WA.

July - October 2014: 2nd International Santorini Biennale 2014, "Peace Mechanisms", Santorini Island, Greece

July – October 2014: Bay Area Now 7, with the Bay Area Art Workers Alliance and the Clinics, YBCA, San Francisco, CA

August 23, 2014: "Peace in The Park", performance with Fariba Bogzaran and Hannah D Mott, Festival of Peace, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA

May - July, 2014: Summer National Juried Exhibition, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, MarinMOCA, Novato, CA. Juror: Catharine Clark

April - May 2014 (show extended until August 2014): "If..." by W.A.G.D., curated by Clea Massiani, Googleplex, Mountain View, CA

March - April 2014: "Wabi Sabi", curated by MicroClimate Collective, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA

January - March 2014: "Reconnaissance", Headlands Center for the Arts, curated by Brian Karl, Sausalito, CA

January - February 2014: "Inspire Artists Who Inspire You", Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA

November - December 2013: "Installations" Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA

September - December 2013: "Sustainable Art", JW Marriott Refusalon, curated by Shmulik Krampf, San Francisco, CA

October - November 2013: "Imagining Time, Gathering Memory: Día de los Muertos," 2013, SOMArts, curated by Rene Yanez, San Francisco, CA

October 2013: "Art from the Heart", GOWANUS LOFT — New York, NY

October 2013: "Paint it Black", Studio 110 Projects, Sausalito, CA

October 2013: Exhibition and the 12th Annual Art Auction of Root Division, San Francisco, CA

October 2013: Exhibition and the Annual Auction of San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), San Jose, CA

September 2013: "Seamarks, shipyards and seashores", a site-specific installation, Post-Studio’s Fall 2013 Residency, Studio 110, Sausalito, CA

August 2013: "As Here Is To There", with Sandra Osborne, Savernack Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA

July - August 2013: "Sirens", with Tom Loughlin, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA

May - September 2013: NextNewCA, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, curated by Donna Napper, San Jose, CA

June - November 2013: Biennal Project, online Road exhibition during the Venice Biennale 2013

May 2013: "Currency: Master of Fine Arts Graduate Exhibition", the Old Mint, San Francisco, CA