Dimitris Xonoglou
Visual artist / Artista visivo

Born in Proti in Serres, Greek artist Dimitris Xonoglou studied painting at the Academia de Belle Arti di Roma and Ceramics at the Scuola de S. Giakomo di Roma. He lives and works in Thessaloniki, Greece. He is a professor of Architectural School of “Aristotelio” University of Thessaloniki.


Selected Solo Exhibitions:

  • 2014 Cyclades Art Gallery, Syros
  • 2013-14 “MEDITERRANEAN PALIMPSESTS” 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki
  • 2009 “THE HOUSE OF THE ARTIST”, New Yorker Musische Academie, Braunschweig, Germany
  • 2005 “7”, Art Gallery Athens
  • 2004 “Lola Nikolaou”, Art Gallery Thessaloniki
  • 2000 “Lola Nikolaou”, Art Gallery Thessaloniki
  • 2000 “7”, Art Gallery Athens
  • 1998 “Lola Nikolaou”, Art Gallery Thessaloniki
  • 1996 “CONTAINER ‘96”, Art Across Oceans, Copenhagen Cultural
  • Capital of Europe 1966, Denmark
  • 1995 Art Gallery “THEMA”, Athens
  • 1995 “Lola Nikolaou”, Art Gallery Thessaloniki
  • 1993 Die Brucke-Galerie Stadt Braunschweig, Germany

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2014 “THESSALONIKI OF THE PAINTERS”, Zappeion School - Istanbul
  • 2014 “TRADITION – REVERSAL”, State Museum of Modern Art Thessaloniki, Sarajevo
  • 2013 Art Athina, Viky Papatzikou Art Gallery
  • 2012 “GREEK ARTISTS”,Gallery Manege, St. Petersburg
  • 2012 THE ART OF BOOKBINDING”,Byzantine and Christian Museum,Athens
  • 2011 “REFERENCE/REPRESENTATION”, Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki
  • 2011 “ISOLE MAI TROVATE – ISLANDS NEVER FOUND”, Museum of Modern Art, Saint Etienne
  • 2011 “TRIBUTE TO ODYSSEAS ELYTIS”, Journal Emphasis vol.49
  • 2011 Xonoglou, Tsakiris, Chryssidou, Viky Papatzikou Art Gallery
  • 2010 “ISOLE MAI TROVATE – ISLANDS NEVER FOUND” State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki
  • 2010 “URBAN LANDSCAPES”, Choros 18 Art Stage, Thessaloniki
  • 2010 “TRACING CONSTANTINOPLE”, Halki, Constantinople
  • 2008 “MATERIAL BONDS” Beijing Olympic games, Greek and Chinese Artists, Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai, China
  • 2008 “TO SXIMA TOU TOPOU” Benaki Museum of Athens
  • 2008 “TOPOS” Makedonian Museum of Contemporary Art
  • 2007 4th International Bienalle, Taskendi
  • 2006 “DISGUISES” National Museum, Thessaloniki
  • 2005 BIDA, International Bienalle, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, “Las Atarazanas” Seville Spain


Dimitris Xonoglou's residency at the Siena Art Institute is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.

Sart life