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Baboussis, Self portait 2004

Manolis Baboussis:

His work concerns with memory, experience, loss, creation, the institutions, the disintegration of the environment and with destruction.

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Μανώλης Μπαμπούσης

Οι προτάσεις   του αφορούν σκέψεις γύρω από τη μνήμη, τα βιώματα, την απώλεια

τη δημιουργία, τους θεσμούς, τον καλλιτέχνη, την αλλοίωση του περιβάλλοντος και την καταστροφή

1975 M.Α. in Architecture, Florence
1976 Building Restoration ICCR, Unesco, Roma
1977 – 1998 He has worked as an architect, photographer, art director in film productions
1994 – 2016 He has photographed Jannis Kounellis’ work
1999 – 2013 He has been teaching as a professor  an approach to visual art by photographic means at the Athens School of Fine Arts/ Asfa
2013 He resigned from his position as professor

Born, works and lives in Athens

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2017 Something Stupid, Romantso, Athens
2016 Souvenirs of Democracy, Fondation Ano kato, Athens
2014 Beyond Planning, Ileana Tounta Center of Contemporary Art, Athens.
2011 Skeletons, Benaki Museum, Athens.
2009 All over the place, New York Photo Festival, Dumbo, New York.
Installation, Remap2, Keramikos, Athens.
2008 Photographs, Dom umenia, Central European House of Photography in Bratislava.
2007 Humanidad, Galeria Hilario Galguera, Mexico city.
Judgment,19th International meeting,  Jeni Tzami Museum, Thessaloniki.

Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens.

2006 Possessioni, Centrο d’ Αrte Moderna e Contemporanea, La Spezia. Italy
2005 Manolis Baboussis, Zina Athanasiadou Gallery, Thessaloniki.
2003 Manolis Baboussis, 1973/ 2003 National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens.
Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki
2002 Kounellis and the Theban cycle, Goethe Institut, Athens.
2001 Zita-Mi Gallery, Thessaloniki.
1999 Busts , Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens.
1997 Athens, Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens.
1994 Manolis Baboussis, Antonia Havani, Center of Contemporary Art, Corfu.
1987 Manolis Baboussis, The house of Cyprus, Athens
1986 Photochoros, Athens.
1985 Manolis Baboussis, Photographic Center, Athens.
1981 Manolis Baboussis, Photographic Center, Athens.
Selected Group Exhibitions
2017  Works from the EMST collection at Documenta 14, at Fridericianum Kassel
The memory of the revolution, State Museum  of Contemporary Art Thessaloniki

Integral I, Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens

The 80 ‘s : Aspects of artistic activity and culture Technopolis, Athens
2015 The symptom 6, Amfissa
2014 The desire for freedom – Art in Europe since 1945, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art,
Thessaloniki.
2013 Agora 4th Athens Biennale, Athens
Greek Seas, Benaki Museum, Athens
Summer Plans, Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens
Sacred and Profane Love, ChaniArt 2013, Crete
Civilization,genera and falls, TAF Center, Athens
The Bohemians, Breeder Gallery, Athens
2012 What is our Country, National Greek Theater, Athens
2011 Contemporary Greek Woman, The Hub, Athens
Like a (W)edge, Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Remap3, Athens
2010 Kunsthalle Athena, The Bar, Kerameikos Athens
Belle Vue, Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens
2009 Index/2Pulsion , Galeria Hilario Galguera  Mexico city
Video Projection, Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, ReMap 2, Athens
2nd Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art , “FACE TO FACE (FACE A FACES)”
2008 Water – currentes, Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki
Environment – action 08, Villa Kazouli, Athens
Topoi, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, . Thessalonki
2007 Public Screen. First biennale, Thessaloniki, September 2007.
Ιndex Esperando a los Barbaros, Galeria Hilario Galguera, Mexico city Topoi, Benaki Museum , Athens.
The collection of the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art. Benaki Museum, Athens
The Chronicle of the absurd, International meeting, Thessaloniki.
2006 The great Unrest, Patras, European Capital of Culture «Crossing the borders», State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki.
Da Vinci code, Ianos Athens
2005 BIDA 2005, Βienal Internacional del deport en el arte ,Las Atarazanas, Comunuidad de, Seville.
«Gestures» Centro d’Arte Contemporanea, Quarter. Florence and Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki.
2004 Contemporary Greek Photography, ΝΒΚ Foundation, Berlin. Stadt galerie, Kiel. Gallerie der Stadt, Sindelfingen , Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki.
(these four exhibitions are one show, touring, organized by the Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki).
Breakthrough Greece 2004 , Alcala 31, Comunidad de Μadrid.
Εveryday Hellas, White box Gallery, New York.
2003 Repositories of time, Museum of photography,Thessaloniki.
Free Transit, Zapion Athens.
The collection of L. Beltsios, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art,Thessaloniki.
Mirrors of music, Historical Conscience,at Kilidromili Sarantopoulou, Piraeus.
2002 Poisons , Technopoli, Community of Athens.
2001 The world in focus, The Chicago Athenaeum, Chicago.
Image and Icon, Marché Bonsecours, Montreal.
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto.(Continuation of 1997 exhibition touring).
2000 Il sentimento del 2000. Photomedia Europe, Trienalle di Milano/ Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens
Image and Icon, Karsh-Masson Gallery, Ottawa, X- Centrum Pilsen, Moravian Gallery Brno. Continuation of 1997 exhibition touring Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens.
1998 Contemporary Greek Art, Salon de Montrouge, Paris
The New Acquisitions , Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki.
Image and Icon, Center for Contemporary Art, Rethymnon
1997 Ileana Tounta, Center of Contemporary Art, Athens
The invention of Landscape, Macedonian Museum of contemporary Art, Thessaloniki
Image and Icon , Macedonian Museum of contemporary Art,Thessaloniki. Beijing.(These two exhibitions are one show, touring, organized by the Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki)
1989 Focus on Greece, Camera International, Athens.
1981 Contemporary Greek Photography, Galerie du Musee de la Photographie, Charleroi
1976 A slide show, Galleri St.Petri, Stockholm
Gallery Media, Montreal. (These four exhibitions are one show, touring, organized by Albert Meyer)
1975 A slide show Gallery Zona
Gallery Rand Fest, Austria.