About


  • Born in Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • BA "Visual & Live Art", Cheltenham & Gloucester C.H.E., UK

  • Establishment of pottery studio in Thessaloniki, Greece

  • Establish of Hakah Ceramics Design Production, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • Establish www.ceramics-camp.gr with Kostas Karakitsos in Kavala, Greece.

Teaching


  • Workshop of Visual Arts of Stavroupoli, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • Pottery seminars for kids, MACEDONIAN MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • Pottery seminars for kids, GREEK STATE MUSEUM, Thessaloniki, Greece

  • Workshop of Visual Arts of Kilkis, Greece.

  • Workshop of Visual Arts, Municipality of P.Mela, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • European training programme “KERAMIKH”, KETHEA, Thessaloniki.

  • Pottery summer seminars for kids, "Santorini of the Past Cultural Village & Museum”, Santorini, Greece.

Solo Exhibitions


  • ZEFXIS Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • LOLA NIKOLAOU Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece (in participation with Liliana Sebec).

  • “In memory of“, LOLA NIKOLAOU Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • "In memory of ­ revising“, M­ART SPACE Gallery, Athens, Greece.

  • ORFEOS 20ART Gallery, Xanthi, Greece.

  • VOULEFTIKON, Nafplion, Greece.

  • "Food tools”, LOLA NIKOLAOU Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece (in cooperation with Ektoras Mavridis).

  • "About a bowl”, Vouleftiko, Nafplio, Greece.

Group Exhibitions


  • “The Pittville Connection“, Reynolds Warehouse, Gloucester, UK

  • “Artigianato Ceramica Moderna, Italy (Pesaro) – Slovenia (Ljiubljiana) – Greece (Kilkis)

  • “44th Panhellenic Ceramics Exhibition“, (2nd merit award), Athens

  • “Italian and Greek Ceramics“, Faenza, Italy

  • “Potters of Thessaloniki“, ALATZA IMARET, Thessaloniki, Greece

  • “Art Action Field Kodra“, Thessaloniki, Greece

  • “European Ceramics Competition“, Marousi­Athens, Greece

  • “Art Symposium“, Skyros, Greece

  • “Fabrika Fabiana“, URBAN MAGUSAR gallery, Radovljica, Slovenia

  • “Ana­Kata“, TSAKIRIS CULTURAL CENTER, Thessaloniki, Greece

  • M­ART SPACE Gallery, Athens, Greece

  • “Art to Use“, LOLA NIKOLAOU Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece

  • “Holly Art”, LOLA NIKOLAOU Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece

  • “100% Greek Design”, M­ART SPACE Gallery, Athens, Greece

  • "Metabasis”, M­ART AEGINA Gallery, Aegina, Greece

  • "50th Panhellenic Ceramics Competition” Athens­Greece, 1st prize ­ "Floral expansion"

  • Kunst im BLAUEN HAUS, Frankfurt, Germany

  • “Kerameon Ihni, the beginning”, Arheological Museum of Patra, Patra, Greece

  • “Epiroes” – Troupakis Tower, Old Kardamili, Kalamata, Greece

  • “53d Panhellenic Ceramics Competition”, Athens, Greece ­ Invited artists

  • “TORA”, Alma Contemporary Art Gallery, Trikala, Greece.

  • “Wine Spirit”, Casa Bianca, Thessaloniki, Greece.

  • ‘’5 Ceramists on Paxos Island’’, Chris Boicos gallery, Paxoi, Greece.

Symposiums


  • “Art.Ce.Mo.“, European Ceramic Project (Italy, Slovenia, Greece), Pesaro, Italy

  • “Fabrika Fabiana“, Radovljica, Slovenia

  • “Earth & Water“, Avramilia, Kavala, Greece

  • “Earth & Water III”, Avramilia, Kavala, Greece

  • “Vounaria 2014” – Wood fire kiln building, Koroni, Greece

  • “Symposium of Byzantine Ceramics” – Troupakis Tower, Old Kardamili, Kalamata, Greece

  • “2nd International Colony of Ceramic Art” – Varbonj, Croatia

  • “IV International Mediterranean Terracotta Symposium”, Cyprus

Collections


  • Nicosia, Cyprus

  • Pesaro, Italy

  • Institute, Kavala, Greece

  • Municipality Building, Marousi, Athens, Greece

George Vavatsis

6 Danaidon Thessaloniki

(0030) 2310 306603

info@vavatsis.com

Bio

He was born in 1974, in Thessaloniki, Greece. He studied ‘Visual & Live Art’ in Cheltenham & Gloucester College of Higher Education, England, from 1995 to 1998. He’s working in his own studio in Thessaloniki since 2000.

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