Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2014

Apr, May, Jun

Marianna Christofides | Artist

Marianna Christofides
Marianna Christofides
born in Nikosia/Cyprus
lives and works in Cologne

Marianna Christofides represented Cyprus at the 2011 Venice Biennale. She studied Fine Art in Athens and media art at the Slade School of Fine Art in London and the Academy of Media Arts Cologne. Christofides has been awarded numerous grants and awards, including: Iaspis Stockholm; Stiftung Kunstfonds; Kunststiftung NRW; IfA; Gasworks London; Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral; Kölnischer Kunstverein and Imhoff Foundation, Friedrich-Vordemberge grant from the City of Cologne; DAAD; Foundation Alexander Onassis. Her work has been exhibited internationally; most recently: Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens; Campagne Première Gallery, Berlin; Kölnischer Kunstverein; Museum für Photographie, Braunschweig; Museum of Contemporary Art, Siegen; Kunsthalle Bremen; BOZAR, Brussels.