Alexandros Yiorkadjis

Alexandros Yiorkadjis was born in Nicosia, Cyprus in 1981. He studied art at the Accademia di Belle Arti Pietro Vannicci in Perugia, Italy, at  the École Supérieur des Beaux-Arts de Marseille, France under the Erasmus project, and at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Bologna, Italy, from where he graduated with distinction.

He was awarded the first prize in sculpture (Premio Nazionale delle Arti) in 2008 at the Italian Arts Competition.

His work is in the collections of the Italian Ministry of Culture, the Nicos Pattichis Collection, the CYTA Collection, the Central Bank of Cyprus Art Collection, the American Medical Center, and in numerous private collections in Cyprus, Greece, Italy and Romania.

Solo Exhibitions

2014   Harmony and Contrast, Museo Cassero della Scultura, Montevarchi, Italy

2013   Human…Being, Alpha C.K. Art Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus

2012   The Body, International Film Festival “Human Rights Nights XII Edition”, Cinema Lumiere, Bologna, Italy

2008   Alexandros Yiorkadjis, Artsinergy Gallery, Bologna, Italy

Group Exhibitions

2016   Minima Lab, Mimima Gallery, Mykonos,Greece

Art Athina International Contemporary Art Fair, presented by Alpha C.K. Art Gallery, Athens, Greece,

2015   Salone del Mobile di Milano, Fiera Internazionale di Design, presented by Barbara Frigerio Contemporary Art, Milan, Italy

2014  No Words, Larnaca Municipal Gallery, Larnaca, Cyprus

2013   SetUp Contemporary Art, Arteesspressione Gallery, Bologna, Italy

2013   Tra l’Essere e Essere, SetUp Contemporary Artfair, presented by Arteespressione Gallery, Bologna, Italy,

2012   Cui Bono Kuldfabrick, White Box Gallery, Munich, Germany

Utopia, The Evagoras Lanitis Center, Limassol, Cyprus

2011   The State of Art, Padiglione Accademie–54, Arsenale-Tese di San Cristoforo, Bienanale di Venezia, Venice, Italy

Corpi Esposti, Barbara Frigerio Gallery, Milan, Italy

2009   Stile Libero Italiano, Studio d’arte Cannaviello, Milan, Italia

          Umano, International Film Festival “Human Rights Nights IX Edition”, Bologna, Italy

2008 Immagina Arte, 10th Reggio Emilia Art Fair, Accademia di Belle Arti, Bologna, Italy

          Tina B, The Prague Contemporary Art Festival, Prague, Czech Republic

Exhibitions Catalogues