Emi Avora
9 Furnival mansions
43 Wells street
W1T 3PL London
Tel: 07785547863

e-mail: ES@stpaulsschool.org.uk

Date of birth: 31/12/1978
Nationality: Greek

  Education

1999-2002 - Royal Academy of Arts Schools: Post-graduate Diploma in Fine Arts

1996-1999 - Ruskin School of Fine Art, Oxford University: BA Fine Art (first class)

2000-2001 - Institute of Education, University of London: PGCE Art & Design

1993-1996 - 2nd Lyceum of Corfu, Greece: Apolytirion (19,8/ 20)
  Prizes & Travel Scholarships

2002
The Andre Dunoyer de Segonzac Award, London
Boise Foundation Travel Scholarship, New York
Royal Academy Schools Travel Scholarship

2001
British Institution Fund Prize, London

1999
Prize for obtaining a First Class Degree, St. Edmund Hall, Oxford

1998
Pirye Art Prize, Oxford University Press, Oxford
Socrates Travel Scholarship, St. Edmund Hall, Oxford
  Group exhibitions:

2003
»Archi-techture«, Transition Gallery, London
»Artfutures 2003«, CAS, London
»Oriel Mostyn Open«, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Wales
»The last day I spent on earth«, Project Room, Glasgow

2002
»6Rooms2002«, Kappatos Gallery, Athens, November
»Art prize«, Centre of Attention Gallery, London
»DLA Art Award 2002«, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art
»RA Degree show«, Royal Academy Schools
»Kiss my Art«, Gallery M, London
»London Art Fair«, London
 

2001
Premiums show, Royal Academy- Sackler Gallery, London

2000
»Art Hunting«, Royal College of Art, London
»How we built the world«, Liverpool

1999
»Ruskin Degree Show«, Oxford
»Threads«, Dolphin Gallery, Oxford
»Raw«, Wooster College Gallery, Oxford

1997
»Made«, New College Gallery, Oxford
  Solo shows

»Odyssey«, Oxford University Press Bookshop, Oxford 1998
»Expeditions«, Dolphin Gallery, Oxford, 1998


Work Experience

Raw Canvas Educational Programme, Tate Modern, January 2002- ongoing
Whitechapel Art Gallery, Development and Education, June-August 2001
National Portrait Gallery, Development and Events, June- August 2000
Teaching Experience: Brighton University, West Thames College, Southgate school, 2001-2002