Leontios Toumpouris is an artist currently based between Nicosia and Glasgow. In 2016 he graduated from Glasgow School of Art’s MLitt Sculpture and from the Painting department of Athens School of Fine Arts in 2009. He exhibited his work in solo and group exhibitions and participated in residencies and workshops in Europe.

Recent solo exhibitions include ‘SOM’, eins gallery, Limassol, CY (2020), ‘Relations reversed’, Thkio Ppalies, Nicosia, CY (2019) accompanied by two parallel events, ‘Of particular images’, Intermedia gallery, CCA, Glasgow, UK (2019) accompanied by three events, ‘Phyle’, Custom Lane, Edinburgh, curated by Eoin Dara (2018) and ‘Suggestions and Encounters: Physical or Otherwise’, The Telfer Gallery, Glasgow, UK, curated by Seán Elder (2018).

Group exhibitions include ‘It moves and it shouts’, Haus N, Athens, GR, curated by Panos Giannikopoulos (2019), ‘Hypersurfacing’, NiMAC, Nicosia, CY, curated by Marina Christodoulidou (2019), ‘Phase 2’, Drive Drive, Nicosia, CY (2018), ‘Home Of Multiple Occupancy’, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, UK (2018) and ‘Impulses of inalienability’, eins gallery, Limassol, CY (2018).

Toumpouris has been awarded grants by Glasgow Connected Arts Network (2020), Creative Scotland (2020), Cultural Services – Cyprus Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth, Nicosia, CY (2019), the Eaton Fund (2018), The Hope Scott Trust (2017) and AG Leventis Foundation (2015) amongst others.