Title: Vouvoula Skoura
Date & Time: 09/05/2019 18:00
VOUVOULA SKOURA: Visual artist- Film director
Vouvoula SKOURA was born in Thessaloniki, Greece.
She studied Graphic Arts at the Athens Technology Institute [A.T.I.].
She lived in London, 1967-74. She attended courses in Art
History  and a graduate course in computer graphics for video at Middlesex
Polytechnic  For many years, she has been involved with experimental
multimedia photographic techniques.
Her works in film and video have been presented at international festivals and
universities in over fifty cities including Athens, Beirut, Berlin, Bilbao, Brussels, Cetinje
(Montenegro), Chania, Cracow, Delphi, Ghent, Frankfurt, Kassel, Leeds,
London, Naples, Patras, Pristina (Kosovo), Sao Paulo, Sofia, Strasbourg, Tampere,
Thessaloniki and others.
Vouvoula SKOURA has collaborated with official institutions asHellenic Ministry
of Culture*, with MEGARON – The Athens Concert Hall, the Municipal Regional Theatre
of Thessaly, the Municipal Regional Theatre of Patras, and other cultural organizations.
Her films Inner Migration (1984) and Skoria Fotos (1989) were both commended at the
Drama Short Film Festival, Greece. Her video Black Moon took First Prize in the Athens
Video Art Competition, 1998. ETEL ADNAN: Words in exile (2008) won the Greek Film
Centre Award at the 10th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival.
The Greek Graphic Designers Association awarded her its Lifetime Achievement Award
ETEL ADNAN. Words in Exile
Video, 2007. Greek Film Centre. 2007
SECRET POEMS For refugees everywhere
Video / FemLink-Art / Curator: Véronique Sapin/ Premiere: Mamia Bretesche Gallery. Paris
Video / FemLink-Art / Curator: Véronique Sapin / Gallery Sitka, USA
THE RED BANK. James Joyce: His Greek Notebooks.
Video, 29 min. Greek Film Centre, 2013
|THE RED BANK.
James Joyce: His Greek Notebooks, 2013.
|SECRET POEMS: FOR REFUGEES EVERYWHERE, work in progress.