Stella Baraklianou (b. Greece) is a U.K. based artist and lecturer in photography. She holds an MA (2002) from the University of Westminster in Photographic studies and a Practice-based Phd (2007) from Goldsmiths. Her practice is mainly photographic that expands into installation, publishing and writing on photography. She is interested in experimental processes and practices of photography.
She has completed international residencies, including Sydney College of Arts, Sydney, Australia (2008). Between 2009-10 she resided in Los Angeles, California where she also taught at OTIS College of Art and Design as an Adjunct Lecturer.
She is currently Senior Lecturer at the University of Huddersfield, within Art, Design and Architecture
Her work is held at private art collections in Los Angeles and at the Paul D. Fleck Archive of Artists Books at the Banff Arts Centre.

EDUCATION

2003-07: Phd Research by practice, Visual Arts Department, Goldsmiths, University of London

2001-02: MA Photographic Studies, University of Westminster

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017: April 28th - May 2nd "Island. The wind constantly" Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun, Leeds

http://corridor8.co.uk/article/stella-baraklianou-island-wind-constantly/
GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018: April 5th - 11th "Place, Space, Action" Huddersfield Market Gallery, Huddersfield, U.K.

2017: October 12th - November 11th "The Conditions of Production" Eleftheria Tselioy Gallery, Athens, Greece

2017: June 10th "Orchid and the metal: walking, talking and sharing London's hidden occult histories" AntiUniversity Now, Chisenhale Studios, London

2017: March 16th - 22nd "An offering to Baba Yaga" Serf, Leeds

2017: March 3rd -4th Pages, 20th International Contemporary Artists Book Fair, Tetley’s Leeds, participation with self-published books “Container I” and “Container II”

2016: October "Artists Book Fair" following selection, Impressions Gallery, Bradford

2016: September 7th – 12th "Interacting Art: working un-works and un-working works", Raum schif, Linz, Austria  

2016: July 15th - August 11th "Photography is Magic" Aperture Foundation, New York. Curated by Charlotte Cotton

2016: February "Project Space" Banff Arts Centre, Alberta, Canada

2015: November "Grand Art Project 3" Grand Opera, Leeds, UK

2015: July "The art of Wandering" Curate Sheffield Project, Sheffield, UK

2014: February "Members exhibition" M-E-X-I-C-O Project Spaces, Leeds

2010: September; “Let down your hair”, individual photographic installation, part of ActionField Kodra, Thessaloniki Art Festival, Greece

2009: October; Material Press Fundraiser Auction, Los Angeles, CA

2008: April; “The space of time” PhotoBiennale, Thessaloniki, Greece, Port of Thessaloniki, Warehouse C, accompanied by catalogue of the Biennale

2003: August; “Encounters” group photography exhibition, Century Gallery, London accompanied by catalogue, with text by David Bate

RESIDENCIES

2017: June, The Institute of Things to Come, Fondazione Sandretto, Turin, Italy

2017: June, Textile workshop with Tilleke Schwarz, Manchester Portico Library

2016: New Materiality, Residency Banff Arts Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada

2012: WARP Artists Village, C-Mine, Genk, Belgium

2008-09: Self funded residency, Los Angeles, California, USA

2008: July; Artist in Residence/Visiting Scholar Sydney College of Arts, The University of Sydney, Rozelle Campus, Sydney N.S.W. Australia


PUBLICATIONS

2017: "Island: the wind constantly" Review of solo exhibition by Karen Tobias-Green, Corridor 8, Leeds
http://corridor8.co.uk/article/stella-baraklianou-island-wind-constantly/

2017: "Container III" ,Self- published artists book, Limited edition of 60 handmade artists books
2016: "Container II" , Self- published artists book, Limited edition of 60 handmade artists books
2015: "Container I" , Self- published artists book, Limited edition of 60 handmade artists books
2010: May; “Picture from window”, series of work published for Wip, Issue 8; online curated journal of contemporary photography, Thessaloniki, Greece www.wip.gr