2018 Petros Efstathiadis (b. 1980, Liparo, Greece)


2005 – 2008BA Photography, University of the Creative Arts, Farnham Surrey, United Kingdom


2018 Prix HSBC pour la Photographie (First Prize)

2016Prix PICTET (shortlisted)

2013Hyères International Fashion & Photography Festival (Grand Prize)

Solo Exhibitions

2018 “Gold Rush”, curated by Raphaëlle Stopin, ARSENAL, Metz, FR

“Invisible Limits/Makeshift Structures”, curated by Hercules Papaioannou, Thessaloniki Photo Biennale, Municipal Gallery of Thessaloniki at Casa Bianca, Thessaloniki, GR

“Gold Rush”, CAN CHRISTINA ANDROULIDAKI gallery, Athens, GR

“Gold Rush”, curated by Raphaëlle Stopin, Galerie Sintitulo, Mougins, FR

“Gold Rush”, curated by Raphaëlle Stopin, Galerie Le Réverbère, Lyon, FR

“Gold Rush”, curated by Raphaëlle Stopin, Galerie Clementine de la Feronniere, Paris, FR

2017 “Gold Rush”, FOTO-FORUM, Bozen, IT

2016 “The Presence of Absence, or the Catastrophe Theory”, a triple solo show presenting works by Petros Efstathiadis, Leonard Qylafi and Ali Kazma, curated by Cathryn Drake, Izolyatsia Foundation, Kiev, UA

2015 “Prison”, CAN CHRISTINA ANDROULIDAKI gallery, Athens, GR

2011“Where the wild ones are”, EGO gallery, Barcelona, SP

Group Exhibitions

2019 "Über Leben am Land im" KUNST HAUS WIEN
2019 "The ground we have in common” at Gallerie delle prigioni in Treviso, Italy

2018 “Capitalist Realism”, curated by Penelope Petsini and Fotis Milionis, Contemporary Centre of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, GR
“Transitions II: Post-conflict. Reframing a dialogue”, curated by Monica Allende, GETXOPHOTO International Image Festival, Getxo, SP
“The Presence of Absence, or the Catastrophe Theory”, curated by Cathryn Drake, NiMAC, Nicosia, CY

2017“Critical Archives III: Identities”, MED Photo Festival, Museum of Contemporary Art of Crete, Rethymnon, GR
“Invisible Cities: Moda Curates 2017”, curated by Page Benkowski, Taylor Fisch and Georgia Horn, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University, New York, USA

2016“The Life of Things”, CAN Christina Androulidaki gallery, Athens, GR
“BredaPhoto International Photofestival”, Belcrum Beach, Breda, NL
“The Equilibrists”, organized by the New Museum, New York and DESTE Foundation, Athens, curated by Gary Carrion-Murayari, Helga Christoffersen with Massimiliano Gioni, Benaki Museum, Athens, GR
“Gibellina Photoroad”, Sistema delle Piazze, Gibellina, Sicily, IT

2015“Touching from Distance”, Serlachious Museum, FNL
“Bombs”, Athens Photo Festival 2015, Athens, GR
“Prison”, Festival Circulation 2015, Paris, FR

2014 “Tradition Today”, House of Cyprus, Athens, GR
29é Festival International de Mode & Photographie d’Hyéres, Hyéres, FR

2013 28é Festival International de Mode & Photographie d’Hyéres, Hyéres, FR

2012“Bombs” POC House, Vevey Festival Images, Vevey, CH

2009“Realities and Plausibilities”, Xippas Gallery, Athens, GR

2008Athens Photo Festival, French Institute, Athens, GR
FOTO8 Summer Show, UK

Media & Publications

2018“Liparo”, HSBC/Xavier Barral Editions, Monographe Catalogue

2016“Disorder”, Prix Pictet, 40 Finalists, Catalogue selection

2014“New Wave Greek Architects” #77, Monocle
“Entrepreneurs APIVITA” #76, Monocle
CAMERA Magazine #7
Portfolio-Interview, Je de Paume Magazine
YVI Magazine

2013nakedbutsafe#5 interview
Monocle Mediterraneo 2013
Domus Web Photo-Essays
“Commodities-Harry Vafias”, Pictet Report 12, [Winter]

2012“Kerin Hope”, Financial Times [September]
“Page Craft”, (p.36/38), Wallpaper [August]

2011“Nous jeunes Grecs dans la tourment”,(p. 17/18), Le Monde [November]
“Good In Crisis”, Monocle Mediterraneo [August]
“Pantopolion”, Monocle [July]
“Master & Servant”, (p. 64/65), Wallpaper [April]
“Greek Revival”, Issue 42,(p. 182/183), Monocle [April]

2010“Descubrimientos”, Photoespana
“Mediterraneo”, (p. 22/25) Monocle

2009Graduate Directory, Wallpaper Magazine


2016CEPV/ Photography Workshop [April 25-29]

2015Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp / Lecture
ZHDK/ Lecture

2014CEPV/ Constructing Photography Workshop [February 3-7]

2013Camper Workshop

2012CEPV/ Constructing Photography Workshop [September 24th-28th]