Yorgos Sapountzis | the artist




The artist Yorgos Sapountzis
Born 1976, Athens, Greece.
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany.

Style and technique of the artist: Video, Athens Biennale, Painting,


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Sapountzisís installations and performances combine elements of theatre, poetry and ritualistic practices, using the specific qualities of a medium to illicit greater interpretive possibilities. At the core of most of his projects are sculptural works that employ such flexible and transportable materials as aluminum sheets and rods, brightly colored fabric, adhesive tape, string, and newspaper. The sculptures, in their carefully haphazard appearance, evoke a number of associations from banners carried at a protest to classic works of Modernism. ..

The artistic universe representing
Yorgos Sapountzis contemplates a permanent transit between the form as his main goal and the message as his last goal. The primary mission of this transit is to develop the movement that will probably put an end to the limits concerning private and public places…

Video stills, gazonrouge


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