Born 1975 in Rheine, Germany. Lives and works in Berlin

     

EDUCATION
               

2008-2010:       MFA, Performance, School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC)
1996-2000:       Drama School of Athens, Athens, Greece

               

AWARDS AND HONORS

               
2012                  Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt art IT, Berlin, Germany
2009 _2010       Second Year International Grad Scholarship, SAIC, Chicago, IL
2008_ 2010       Morrison Shearer Foundation,Tom Jaremba Fellowship
                          Incentive Merit Scholarship, SAIC, Chicago, IL
1999                  Outstanding Award in Acting, Drama School of Athens, Greece

               

SELECTED PERFORMANCES AND EXHIBITIONS

2015                  You knee them in the chin... , Spor Klübü, Berlin, DE
                           I Can't Relax In Deutschland, Arcadia Unbound, Berlin, DE
                           My Horizontal Is Your Vertical, Scotty Enterpises, Berlin, DE
                           Global Alien Anniversary, Galerie im Turm, Berlin, DE
                           Musraramix15, Art festival, Jerusalem, Israel
2014                   PERSONAL TERRITORIES, okk/raum29, Berlin, De
                           The Other Where, OFF Raum, Wien, AU
2013                   Demostrations, 3rd Thessaloniki Performance Festival
                           4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art. Thessaloniki, GR
                           The face of Hope, Divani Caravel Hotel, Athens, GR
                           Uniglory, This Red Door, Berlin, DE
2012                   Rita sagen sie jetzt nichts, Kunstverein Tiergarden, Berlin, DE
                           HOLIDAYS IN GREECE, STUDIOvisits, Berlin, DE
2011                   MediaImpact_ International festival of Activist Art,
                           IV. Moscow Biennial, Moscow, Russia
                           BOOKS UNFOLDED a project based on a book,
                           initiated by STUDIOvisits, Berlin, DE
                           International Symposium Communi(cati)on of Crisis, GR
                           20 People and One Lesbian_ A public Opera, Athens, GR
                           Performance within the scope of 2011 Athens Pride cultural                                    events (curated by Andrea Gilbert)
                           Artist for Athens Pride, The Breeder, Athens, GR
                           (Curated by Andrea Gilbert)
2010                   Stories of Relativity, Sullivan Galleries, SAIC, Chicago IL
                           (Curated by Amelia Gibbs and Kate Zeller)
                           MFA Graduate Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, SAIC, Chicago, IL
2009                   The Embedded Flaw, Betty Rymer Gallery, Chicago, IL
                           New Blood III, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
                           The Breathing House, Fallout Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
                           Midsummer night´s dream, ReMap 2, Athens, GR
                           MFA Graduate Exhibition, The Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
                           Depressing Ass Work, BARN, Brooklyn, NY
2008                   33 Steps before Cassadra fell, Sears Tower, Chicago, IL
                           The Fire, Athensville, Parallel Plan, Art-Athina , Athens, GR
                           Shifty Tongue I KNOW IT IS HERE SOMEWHERE,
                           Theatre/performance at Bios Centre (Director) Athens, GR
                           The Fire, Festival Miden, Video Art Festival Kalamata, GR
2007                   Still lives Berlin, Sophiensaele, Berlin, DE
                           The Fire, Karaoke Poetry Bar, Athens Biennial, Athens, GR
                           Soft Target, "Art Athina", International Art Fair Athens, GR
                           (in collaboration with Vassiliea Stylianidou)
2006                   If 6 was 9, 100°Berlin, Sophiensaele, Berlin, DE
2005                   My unknown enemy, Haus der Berliner Festspiele. Berlin,                                        DE

               
PUBLIC LECTURES

               

2011                  20 People and One Lesbian_ A public Opera ,
                          Goethe Institut, Athens, Greece
2010                  "Who says this is not the way it should be ? SAIC, Chicago, IL
2009                  Fusions of performance/ film/video class. SAIC, Chicago, IL

             

PUBLICATIONS AND REVIEWS

2012                 Without You I Am Nothing, Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt                                    art IT,  Berlin, Germany (Cat)                   
                         MEDIA IMPACT, Moscow, published by ZKM,
                         Center for Arts and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany (Cat)
2011                  Kiss me everywhere, Eleftherotipia, Athens, Greece
2010                 Truthtellings, SAIC, Graduate Thesis Exhibition, 2010 (Cat)
2009                 Chryssa Tsampazi In or Out _Text off the Page, 2009 ( Exh.cat)
                         Five Hidden Peopple In the Culturel Center, by Georgia Wall
2008                 Shifty Tongue, interview with Julia Rapti, Tahidromos _magazine,                            Athens, Greece
                         Shifty Tongue, Athinorama magazine, Athens, Greece
2007                 Karaoke Poetry Bar, Intothepill, published by futura , Athens,                                  Greece
2006                 Chryssa Tsampazi, 100Grad Berlin, Berlin, Germany