Stefanos Folinas


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<p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Stefanos Folinas was born in 11/10/1975 in Larissa. He grew up in Trikala Thesally. He made drawing lessons at Trikala for </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">3 </span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">years. His works are characterized by bright colors and expressive designs</span><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">. </span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;"><br />He loves the work of Jean Dubuffet, </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">G</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">eorg </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">B</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">aselitz, </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Bacon</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Francis</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Antoni</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Tapies</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Agusti</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Puig</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Pablo</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Picasso</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">G</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">erhard </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">R</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">ichter. </span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">He is a member of the Trikala painting club and <st1:place w:st="on">Central Greece</st1:place> painting club.</span><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> </span></p><p><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Artist statement: "The expressionism full of colors, patterns and fantasy captivates the viewer."</span></p><p><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Address: Garivaldi 19, 42132 Trikala, phone: 6977349253, <a href="http://stefanosfolinasart.weebly.com/">http://stefanosfolinasart.weebly.com/</a></span></p><p><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Influenced by abstract expressionism create</span><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">s</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> figures full of colors and emotions. I use various materials such as plaster, acrylic and latex paints, oils etc. which make up the structural means by which unwrap my own visual language.</span></p><p><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Thus, through the primordial quest, fragments and overlaps record in terms of modern expressionism and visual austerity events and experiences, situations euphoria and pain, protest and affirmation.</span></p><p><span lang="EN">&nbsp;</span></p><p><strong><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><span lang="EN-US">Art Exhibitions</span></span></strong></p><p><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">June </span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">2015</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> MIIT in <st1:place w:st="on">Torino</st1:place> &ldquo;Internazionale Arte <st1:metricconverter productid="2015”" w:st="on">2015&rdquo;</st1:metricconverter> curated by Dr. Guido Folco </span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">May-June 2015</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> &ldquo;My Dreams&rdquo; Flyer Art gallery-Rome curated by Irene Salvatori &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>September 2015</strong> &ldquo;PERSPECTIVE OF Receptivity&rdquo; Palazzo del Turismo di Riccione curated by Francesco Bernucci</span></p><p><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">November 2015</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> Bienalle Museo MIIT 2015 &ndash; BMM 2015, curated by Dr. Guido Folco </span></p><p><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">December 2015</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> Villa Kosta N. Erythrea ArtWay curated by Mr Sardis <strong></strong></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">December </span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">2015</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">,&nbsp;&nbsp;Solo show in<strong><span style="font-weight:normal;"></span></strong>Gallery Art Hotel in Trikala, title&ldquo;Tribes&rdquo;.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">February</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">2016</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Solo show in Mylos Pappa in <st1:city w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Larisa</st1:place></st1:city>, title &ldquo;Tribes&rdquo; </span><strong></strong></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">June</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">2016</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:normal;">,&nbsp; </span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:normal;">Chilli</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:normal;"></span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:normal;">Gallery</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:normal;"></span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:normal;">with ArtWay team curated by Mr Sardis</span></strong></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">June 2016</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:normal;">, participation in the 8<sup>th</sup> annual exhibition of <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:placetype w:st="on">municipality</st1:placetype> of <st1:placename w:st="on">Eleusina</st1:placename></st1:place> curated by Nantia Vlachopoulou.</span></strong></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">September 2016</span></strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, Solo show in <st1:city w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Lamia</st1:place></st1:city> in cooperation with the SKETKE team, title &ldquo;Tribes&rdquo;.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Oct</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">2016</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, &nbsp;&ldquo;PERSPECTIVE OF </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Communication</span><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">&rdquo; curated by Francesco Bernucci.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">November</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">2016</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, &laquo;</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Neon&rdquo; Inspire-gallery in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on">Dublin</st1:city></st1:place> by Dino Notaro.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">December</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">2016</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">, &ldquo;</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Ena</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">gallery</span><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">&rdquo; </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">in <st1:city w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Athens</st1:place></st1:city> curated by Vivalidi Anna</span><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">January 2017</span></strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">,&laquo;Energy <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on">Athens</st1:city></st1:place> <st1:metricconverter productid="2017”" w:st="on">2017&rdquo;</st1:metricconverter> in European Center Contemporary Space Athens, curated by Geladaki Katerina.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">February</span></strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> 2017, &ldquo;Melina Centrer&rdquo; in Thisio Athens with SKETKE from <st1:city w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Lamia</st1:place></st1:city></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">March</span></strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> 2017, group exhibition inTerra</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> </span><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Petra</span></st1:city></st1:place><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> </span><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">"</span></strong><strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt;">&Beta;</span></strong><strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">eLoved/Unloved</span></strong><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">",curated by Nikolena Kalaitzaki</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">March</span></strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> 2017, group exhibition </span><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">&laquo;</span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">Myths and Reality</span><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:10.0pt;">&raquo; in Tsitsani museum curated by Lia Koutelieri</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">April </span></strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">2017, group exhibition SmartArt SKETKE Lamia</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">May</span></strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> 2017, group exhibition in Tsitsani&rsquo;s Museum in Trikala</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">June</span></strong><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;"> 2017, <strong><span style="font-weight:normal;">participation in the 9<sup>th</sup> annual exhibition of <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:placetype w:st="on">municipality</st1:placetype> of <st1:placename w:st="on">Eleusina</st1:placename></st1:place> curated by Nantia Vlachopoulou.</span></strong></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size:10.0pt;">&nbsp;</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN-GB">&nbsp;</span></p>

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