The Journey of Light into the Dark

Art and auctions, Photography — By on November 1, 2018 at 6:04 AM

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The series ‘’The Journey of Light into the Dark’’ of Elias Tsigounis, is a finalist at the international art competition: IT’S ART CALL 2018.

The Greek photographer Elias Tsigounis and ten more artists have been selected by The Cult House to exhibit at After Nyne Gallery in the third Edition of IT’S ART CALL.

Art historian Dr. Mariah Georgoussis writes about  Elias’ image series:

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“Elias Tsigounis’ photographs emit dynamism and charm. A picture that the eye cannot normally perceive is achieved and a magnificent form appears. The silence of photographic capture is transformed into stories. As we observe the journey of light into the dark we feel the contemplation of emotions, emerging concepts, time continuity, and the intensity of the moment.”

The Cult House is a creative group connecting people in various creative disciplines (arts, craft, design, writing, music and performance) with commercial and social events. On its third Edition of IT’S ART CALL international, the art works are presented at the After Nyne Gallery a Contemporary Art space in London.

Elias Tsigounis with Dr. Mariah Georgoussis

The 11 finalists are:
Brian Parker
Duarte Vitoria
Elias Tsigounis
Eric Bonte
Gary Nicholls
James Powell
John Ball
K V Duong
Kira Phoenix K’Inan
Nigel Grimmer
and Wayne Chisnall

31 October to 6 November
Private View 1st of November

Opening times:
Thursday – Tuesday from 10am to 6pm

 

 

Elias Tsigounis- Laconia, Greece 2017

Location: 

10 Portland Road
London, W11 4LA

About Elias Tsigounis
Born in Athens, Elias Tsigounis is an emerging photographer living in London.

His images work as a means of acquaintance with places and with people. Every photograph stimulates the fantasy, the senses, and feelings, especially their shape- formed abilities.

In Athens, Elias had had his first solo exhibition curated by Mariah Georgoussis, Dr. Art Historian, in 2013. At the same year he participated in Athens Fringe Festival.

Elias Tsigounis Navarino, Greece 2017

In London, he published the book (with an introductory text by Dr. Mariah Georgoussis): Phuket Vegetarian Festival in 2016, a collection of his documentary images regarding a ritual which is taking place in South Thailand and his article published in a Greek national newspaper in 2009. He also participated at London photo Festival in 2016 and in New Artists Fair 2018.

His work can be found in London, Athens, Milan and Bologna.

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