Thread, metal, 185 x 125 x 110cm
Thread, brass, Textile 3 meter long, brass each 130x90cm
Thread, brass, 200 x 175 x 65cm
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Mirsini Artakianou is a Greek-German artist who was born in Lesvos, Greece in 1987.
She has a bachelor’s degree from the School of Fine Arts at the University of Ioannina Greece, and a master’s degree from Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule in Halle, Germany.
She has participated in many group exhibitions in Greece, Germany and other European countries and she recently had her first solo show. She also has several publications and distinctions.
Her work involves mainly large scale installations, ceramics and drawings. She likes combining fragile and light materials with heavy structures. The organic forms usually found in her work aim to highlight gender issues.
She lives and works in Leipzig.