Dimitra Skandali
COMING UP

September 1-23, 2018: "A heap of broken images where the sun beats" from TS Eliot’s Wasteland, The Aegean Center for the Fine Arts, Paros Island, Greece.

Another version of the group show "In the Stillness Between Two Waves of the Sea", that was up at Durden & Ray, Los Angeles, CA during June 2018: with Greek and Californian artists, co-curated with artist/curator Alison Woods.



ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAMS

July 6 - August 4, 2018: Artist-in-Residence, Peripheral Visions, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
March 16 - April 10, 2018: Artist-in-Residence, The Studios of Key West, Key West, FL
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
PAST EXHIBITIONS / SPECIAL PROJECTS

June 2018: "In the Stillness Between Two Waves of the Sea", Durden & Ray, Los Angeles, CA. Co-curated show with Greek and Californian artists together with artist/curator Alison Woods.

May-June, 2018: Solo Show, In my end is my beginning, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA.

June - July, 2018: Lagoons those vulnerable entities, 8th Eurolag European Coastal Lagoons Symposium, under the auspices of the Hellenic Center for Marine Research, Fethiye Tzami (mosque), Nafpaktos, Greece.

April-June, 2018: Plankton: Wonders of life, under the auspices of the Hellenic Center for Marine Research & the University of Patras, Gounaropoulos Museum, Athens, Greece

March-April, 2018: Spring Selections - Small Works by Gallery Artists, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA

March 20-24, 2018: Lagoons those vulnerable entities, 8th Eurolag European Coastal Lagoons Symposium, under the auspices of the Hellenic Center for Marine Research, Divani Palace Hotel, Athens, Greece

February 2018: Message in a Bottle, The Venue at the Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA

January - February 2018: Water Is Life, The Growlery, San Francisco, CA

December 2017: Find Refuge In Art (FRIA), organized by The Hellenic Open University, Technostasio, Athens, Greece

June 2017: Orium, Aggregate Space, Oakland, CA

April - May 2017: Fata Morgana, with Amelia Konow and Oliver Leach, Aggregate Space, Oakland, CA

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