Polixeni Papapetrou

ARTIST

Polixeni Papapetrou

Papapetrou was the recipient of the MAMA Art Foundation National Photography Prize (2016), Windsor Art Award (2015), the Josephine Ulrick and Win Shubert Photography Award (2009) and the Albury Regional Art Gallery National Photographic Award (2003). Her work has featured in over 50 solo exhibitions, and over 100 group exhibitions in Australia, the United States, Asia and Europe. Recent survey exhibitions were held
at the Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne (2013) and the Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney (2011).

She has exhibited in major international photography festivals including ‘The European Month of Photography’, Berlin (2016); ‘Daegu Photo Biennale’, Korea (2016); ,’The European Month of Photography’, Athens (2016); ‘Dong Gang International Photo Festival’, Korea (2014); ‘Fotografica Bogota’, Colombia (2013); ‘Photofestival Noorderlicht’, The Netherlands (2012); ‘3rd Biennale Photoquai’, Le musée du quai Branly, Paris (2011); ‘The Month of Photography’, Bratislava (2010); Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, Shanxi, China (2010); ‘Athens Festival of Photography’, Athens (2010); Fotofreo, Fremantle Festival of Photography, Perth (2008); ‘Seoul International Photography Festival’, Seoul (2008); ‘Le Mois de la Photo’, Montreal (2005).

Papapetrou’s work is held in private and institutional collections, including National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; Bendigo Art
Gallery, Victoria; Geelong Art Gallery, Victoria; Monash Gallery of Art, Melbourne; Fotomuseo, Bogotá, Colombia; Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida; Landstinget, Gävleborg Kulturutveckling, Sweden;
Wesfarmers Art Collection, Perth; BHP Billiton, Melbourne and Artbank.


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SELECTED WORK

Amarantine
Amarantine
Eden
Delphi
Delphi
Eden
Blinded
Blinded
Eden
Amaryllis
Amaryllis
Eden
Eden
Eden
Eden
Flora
Flora
Eden
Spring
Spring
Eden
Rhodora
Rhodora
Eden
Psyche
Psyche
Eden
Heart
Heart
Eden
Stump Man
Stump Man
The Ghillies
Desert Man
Desert Man
The Ghillies
Study for Hattah Man and Hattah Woman
Study for Hattah Man and Hattah Woman
The Ghillies
Study for the Ghillies
Study for the Ghillies
The Ghillies
Scrub Man
Scrub Man
The Ghillies
Salt Man
Salt Man
The Ghillies
Mallee Man
Mallee Man
The Ghillies
Ocean Man
Ocean Man
The Ghillies
Hattah Man and Hattah Woman
Hattah Man and Hattah Woman
The Ghillies
Magma Man
Magma Man
The Ghillies
Grasstree Man
Grasstree Man
The Ghillies
Dune Man
Dune Man
The Ghillies
The Watcher
The Watcher
Between Worlds
The Visitor
The Visitor
Between Worlds
The Violinist
The Violinist
Between Worlds
The Sand Traveller
The Sand Traveller
Between Worlds
The Reader
The Reader
Between Worlds
The Provider
The Provider
Between Worlds
The Players
The Players
Between Worlds
The Pastoralist
The Pastoralist
Between Worlds
The Mourner
The Mourner
Between Worlds
The Loners
The Loners
Between Worlds
The Harvesters
The Harvesters
Between Worlds
The Digger
The Digger
Between Worlds
The Debutants
The Debutants
Between Worlds
The Caretaker
The Caretaker
Between Worlds
The Ambassadors
The Ambassadors
Between Worlds
Study for the Mourners
Study for the Mourners
Between Worlds
The Wanderer
The Wanderer
Between Worlds