Elysia Athanatos was born in 1981 in England and grew up in Cyprus. She lives and works in Bologna, Italy.
She studied Fine Arts at the London Institute of Art and Design and Applied Arts at the Middlesex University in London.
She continued her studies in sculpture at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence, Italy. Following her studies in Florence, followed an artist residency program in porcelain studies at the Sanbao Ceramic Art Institue in Jingdezhen, China and ceramics specialization program at the Instituto Statale d’Arte per la Ceramica in Faenze, Italy.
|2018||“Alchemy and Gold ”, Alpha C.K. Art Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus (solo exhibition curated by Eleonora Frattarolo)|
|2018||“Da Occidente a Oriente”, CRAC, Castelnuovo Rangone, Italy (solo exhibition curated by Eleonora Frattarolo)|
|2018||“Ceramica Contemporanea.Nuovi Maestri” Castello di Levizzano Rangone, Modena, Italy (group exhibition)|
|2018||“Container and Content” Biennale Larnaca, Larnaca, Cyprus|
|2018||“Volumi e Superfici”, Galleria Antonio Verolino, Modena, Italy (group exhibition)|
|2018||ICMEA in Italy, Terzorio, Imperia, Italy|
|2018||“Le Stanze del Collezionista, Vaccari Home Atelier, Sozzigalli di Soliera, Modena, Italy|
|2018||Ceramic Biennale – Ceramica in Celle, Celle Ligure, Italy|
|2018||“Elysia Athanatos at Paolo Atti”, , Bologna, Italy (curated by Eleonora Frattarolo)|
|2017||“Pneuma.Oro.Terre”, Galleria Ariete artecontemporanea, Bologna, Italy (solo exhibition curated by Eleonora Frattarolo)|
|2016||“Stanze della Meraviglia- Esoterismo Fantastico Incanto nella Rocchetta Matte »i, Rocchetta Mattei, Riola, Italy (group exhibition curated by Eleonora Frattarolo)|
|2016||“Arte e Gioco” Terzzorio, Imperia, Italy, (group exhibition curated by Giorgio Bonomi)|
|2016||“Progetto T3rra”, Galleria d’Arte Eleutheros, Albissola Marina, Italy (solo exhibition)|
|2015||International Sculpture Symposium “Pani di T3rra”, project by Centro Culturale Paraxo (in colaboration with the Milano EXPO), Alassio, Italy|
|2015||“La Musa del Monte Soratte”, Museo Naturalistico del Monte Soratte, Sant Oreste, Rome, Italy (group exhibition)|