ABOUT

I ended up finding my voice through the mediums of film and photography, 10 years ago, after a long winded journey that began from hand drawn animation and performance design. I fell in love with the process, the experience and the collaborations that occur when using these lens based mediums. My inspiration stems from three, lifelong obsessions - anthropology, sound and nature. I explore these themes by experimenting with both digital and analogue processes. In 2015, I qualified as an HSE Commercial Diver for filming underwater and completed a diploma in Marine Biology, in order to deal with my addiction to the ocean.

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MY WHYs & HOWs

There is no hierarchy when it comes to creating work that is personal, emotional and artistic. Everyone is involved in creating the final outcome.

There is always a plan- always. But you've got to stay tuned to the moment - experimenting and improvising on the spot is where a lot of the magic happens and that's what I'm devoted to - capturing moments. 

Both my backgrounds in scenography and animation feed and strengthen my ways of working and I am strongly guided by sound and music. 

I am always looking for any excuse to be in the water, so if you have any underwater ideas or plans, please, get in touch. I have been diving since 2007 and I qualified as a PADI Rescue Diver in 2014, always with an up to date First Aid Certificate. Check out my showreel for underwater projects I have taken on.

EXHIBITED WORK, AWARDS & RESIDENCIES
 

- Upcoming: Interactive installation for the project ξόρκια / incantations (part of the Arctic Circle Residency), Ferbruary 2023, Cyprus
- Lusted Men, group photography exhibition at Dos Mares with the project Cherry Tree & Spring, 2022, France
- Mediterranean Madness, Official Selection for the Multicultural Film Festival 2022, 2022, Australia
- 8 days outside the promised castle - Associate artist l for the online and interactive performance by K. Skalionta, 19th Summer Dance Festival, 2022, Cyprus 

- Be My Home - Dance film for Konstantina Skalionta, screened at the 19th Summer Dance Festival, 2022, Cyprus

- The Arctic Circle Residency for the project ξόρκια / incantations, April 2022, Arctic Circle & Cyprus 

- Music video for the song Little Girl by Abi & Chris Cara, was part of the official selection at Apex Short Film & Music Video Festival, Feb, 2022, USA

- Youth Maker Space Residency & Interactive Installation for the project ξόρκια / incantations, Sept - Nov 2021, Cyprus 
- mono no aware & C'est Celestial - New Era - Virtual Group exhibition at www.artnumber23.uk/online, Feb - March, 2021, online
- Be My Home - Dance film for Konstantina Skalionta, screened at NiMAC as part of the exhibition Seeking Roots, 2021, Cyprus

- Lusted Men group photography exhibition at Festival Photo Saint Germain with the project Cherry Tree & Spring, 2021, France

- Once there was a forest, lighting & live visuals for a collaborative performance, Papadakis Warehouses, Cyprus 2020

- Lusted Men group photography exhibition at Le Hasard Ludique with the project Cherry Tree & Spring, 2020, France

- Selected for Imago Lisboa Portfolio Review for the project ξόρκια / incantations, 2019, Portugal
- Colab Scotland, The Glasgow Gallery of Photography (group exhibition), 2019, Scotland
- Live visuals for the band Ode to Lucius at Bold Tendencieswww.12photos12tracks.com, 2019, England
- Paradise Jazz Festival short documentary, screened at inJazz Conference, 2019, Holland
- Liquid Vibrations short documentary, screened at RSA Fellow Artists’ Network: Film Night 2017, England
- Live visuals for the band Lèse-majesté (various venues), 2014 - 2016, England
- C'est Celestial (collab. with composer Marina Elderton), screened at the Athens International Film & Video Festival 2015, Canada
- Live visuals for Concrete Songsheet at the Roundhouse, 2013, England
- Ideastap 1st prize for the short film Fall, a collaboration with musician Grace Banks, 2012, England
- Guest Speaker for the Designs on eLearning Conference, 2012, England
- AOI 36 Illustration Award for New Talent - SILVER, The Association Of Illustrators, 2012, England
- Performance Design for the English Pocket Opera Company - Bluebeard's Castle (collab.), 2012, England
- Multi-sensory Interactive Installation - White Noise, at New Cross Police Sation, 2011, England
- Live performance with animated visuals (collab.) - It, Stoke Newington International Airport, 2010, England
- ECCA (Enterprise Centre for the Creative Arts) - 1st prize for creative writing, 2010, England