Georgia Sagri

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Georgia Sagri
Athens, Greece
🏳️ NationalityGreek
🏫 Education2000 Athens Academy of Fine Arts(Greece), 2004 Columbia University (USA)
💼 Occupation
Sculpture, Painting, Installation Art Performance Art
Notable workBiennale de Lyon (2013), ProBio, Expo 1: New York, MoMA PS1, New York (2013) and the Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2011), Daily Bread, SALOON, Forte Logo.png Search Georgia Sagri on Amazon.

Georgia Sagri, Greek Γεωργία Σαγρή, (* 1979 in Athens) is a Greek sculptor, installation, performance and video artist.[1][2]

Life and Work[edit]

Georgia Sagri studied cello at the Athens Conservatory until 1993. In 2002 she graduated from the Athens School of Fine Arts with honors. From 2006 to 2008 she studied at Columbia University. Sagri has been awarded numerous prizes and exhibits both nationally and internationally.[3]

Exhibitions (selection)[edit]

Solo Exhibitions[edit]

  • 2014: Mona Lisa Effect, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
  • 2015: Saloon: There is no country in our hearts, Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej w Warszawie, Warschau
  • 2017: Georgia Sagri Georgia Sagri Kunstverein Braunschweig[4]
  • 2018: Georgia Sagri and I, Portikus, Frankfurt am Main[5]

Group Exhibitions[edit]

  • 2014: Documenta 14[8]
  • 2016: Documentary of Behavioral Currencies Manifesta 11, Zürich[9]
  • 2016: Antigone Model – Coda, Onassis Festival, Athen
  • 2017: Dynamis (2017), documenta 14, Kassel und Athen[10]

Social Activism and Feminism[edit]

She has participated in various social movements[11] such as The Void Network[12] [13]in Athens, Greece and The Occupy WallStreet activist movement [12] [13]in USA and she was a co-founder of the Occupy Wallstreet.[12] [14][15]For her participation in Occupy Wallstreet her apartment was raided by NYPD.[16] The magazine Rolling Stone cites Georgia Sagri as "Greek Anarchist Organizer"[17]. Feminism [18]

Books co-authored by Georgia Sagri[edit]

She has co-authored several books mainly as part of art catalogues:

  • Georgia Sagri Georgia Sagri and I, MIT Press [19][20], co-author
  • Stage of Recovery. What the Fire Sees⁠—A Divided Reader, co-author, Divided Publishing [21][20]



  1. Anthony Reynolds Gallery CV Georgia Sagri (PDF; 303 kB), abgerufen am 18. Juli 2019 (englisch)[1]
  2. "Georgia Sagri - Les presses du réel". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  3. "GEORGIA SAGRI". CENTRAL FINE. Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  4. "GEORGIA SAGRI GEORGIA SAGRI @ Kunstverein Braunschweig – KubaParis". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  5. "Contemporary Art Daily » Blog Archive » Georgia Sagri at Portikus". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  6. "Georgia Sagri". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  7. "Art & Culture | Art Trends". Observer. Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  8. "Georgia Sagri". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  9. "Manifesta 11 | Frieze". Frieze. Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  10. "Georgia Sagri". (in Deutsch). Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  11. "der TANK of the Art Institute – Georgia Sagri". der TANK of the Art Institute. Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Press, The MIT. "Georgia Sagri". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "Georgia Sagri⁠—Stage of Recovery – Divided Publishing". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  14. "GEORGIA SAGRI GEORGIA SAGRI and I". Sternberg Press. Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  15. "Georgia Sagri - Les presses du réel". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  16. "Georgia Sagri's Apartment Raided By NYPD". Observer. 2012-05-01. Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  17. Rolling, Stone (10 November 2011). "Inside Occupy Wall Street". Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  18. "Burlington Contemporary - Reviews". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  19. Press, The MIT. "Georgia Sagri Georgia Sagri and I | The MIT Press". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  20. 20.0 20.1 "Georgia Sagri books and biography | Waterstones". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  21. "Georgia Sagri⁠—Stage of Recovery – Divided Publishing". Retrieved 2021-05-14.

this is a translation in English for the article Georgia Sagri from German Wikipedia[edit]

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