Stefanos Tsivopoulos, is a Greek artist and filmmaker living and working in Athens, Amsterdam, and New York. His films are typified by a distinct cinematic visual language that merges poetic and allegoric narratives with some of the social, political, and economic issues that determine our world today. Tsivopoulos has produced films and projects in many different countries and exhibited extensively in both art museums and film festivals around the world.
In 2013 he represented Greece in the 55th Venice Biennale with History Zero, a film in three episodes. Recent solo shows and venues include the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart (2015); MuCEM, Museum of Civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean, Marseille; (2014), Cycladic Art Museum, Athens (2014); Greek Pavilion, 55th Venice Biennale (2013); Art Basel Miami South Beach (2013); Stella Art Foundation, Moscow (2013); ISCP, New York (2011); Heidelberger Kunstverein (2010); Smart Project Space, Amsterdam (2010); Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade (2009).
Recent group exhibitions include Kunsthaus Zürich (2016); MACBA, Barcelona (2015); Tate Modern, London (2014); 2nd Beijing Biennial, Beijing (2014); Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin (2013); SALT, Istanbul (2012); Centre Pompidou, Paris (2011); Manifesta 8, Murcia (2010); Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam (2010); BFI Southbank, London (2009); Fridericianum, Kassel (2008); 1st Athens Biennale (2007).