/ news

Palimpsest of voices

Leontios Toumpouris with Oakgrove Primary School
Glasgow International 2021
11 June – 31 July
Available at palimpsestofvoices.net

In partnership with Oakgrove Primary School, Queens Cross Housing Association, Glasgow Sculpture Studios

~

Palimpsest of voices is accompanied by a commissioned text by Kirsty Hendry, a podcast with Leontios Toumpouris, Kirsty Hendry and Alex Misick, two limited edition screen prints and a review by Andrés Valtierra.

~

Funded by:
Glasgow International, Creative Scotland, Cyprus High Commission - Cultural Section, Glasgow Connected Arts Network

Supported by:
Matrix AI

Produced by:
Alex Misick

Website by:
Rectangle Studio

3D Visualisations by:
Mark Boyle, Maria Leonidou


And oh those eyes that were data-saturated (D-S)

Online project by Leontios Toumpouris and the Cyprus High Commission in the UK – Cultural Section
May - June 2020
data-saturated.com

~

Organised by:
Cyprus High Commission in the UK - Cultural Section

Supported by:
Cultural Services - Cyprus Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth
Visual Artists and Art Theorists Association – phytorio


SOM

Solo show
24 January 2020 – 18 February 2020
Eins gallery

28 Themidos
Limassol, 3036, CY

~

Supported by:
Makers Will Make


It moves and it shouts

Group show curated by Panos Giannikopoulos
5 December 2019 – 5 January 2020
Haus N

Kairi 6, 2nd floor
Monastiraki, Athens, 105 51, GR


hypersurfacing

Group show curated by Marina Christodoulidou
29 November 2019 - 29 February 2020
Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre

19 Palias Ilektrikis
Nicosia, 1016, CY

~

Funded by:
Cultural Services - Cyprus Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth
Eurobank Cyprus


Relations reversed

Solo show
14 June - 12 July 2019
Thkio Ppalies

2b Kissamou, Palouriotissa,
Nicosia, 1040, CY

~

Funded by:
Cultural Services - Cyprus Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth

~

Parallel events:

Relations
During the opening Alex Tomb, DJ and sound designer, will perform live responding to audio recordings of the texts that the artist produced for the exhibition.
14 June, 9-10.30pm

Acts of recognition
A screening curated by Leontios Toumpouris with films by artists and filmmakers relevant to the linguistic and material concerns of his practice.
21 June, 9-10pm


Of particular images

Solo show
18 January - 10 February 2019
Intermedia gallery
CCA: Centre for Contemporary Arts

350 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow G2 3JD, UK

~

Funded by:
Eaton Fund
Cultural Services - Cyprus Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth

~

Parallel events:

Of speculative indications
Curation of public display
Special Collections – University of Glasgow Library (12th floor)
23 January - 15 March 2019

Of emblems
Talk by Professor Laurence Grove and Dr Luis Gomes, Director and Deputy Director respectively of the Stirling Maxwell Centre for the Study of Text/Image Cultures at the University of Glasgow
CCA Cinema
2 February 2019, 11.30am
Free (unticketed)

Of sharing
A three-day children’s workshop
Developed and led by: Leontios Toumpouris
Supported by: CCA, Oakgrove Primary School and Special Collections – University of Glasgow Library
Funded by: Queens Cross Housing Association and Glasgow Sculpture Studios
January 2019


The Occult Turn

A symposium curated by Izabella Scott, Leontios Toumpouris and Alessia Zinnari
14 September 2018
University of Glasgow - Senate Room

University Avenue, G12 8QQ
Glasgow, UK

~

Supported by:
The University of Glasgow

~

theoccultturn.wordpress.com


Phyle

Solo show curated by Eoin Dara
31 May - 5 June 2018
Custom Lane

67 Commercial Street, Leith,
EH6 6LH, Edinburgh, UK

~

Organised by:
Cyprus High Commission in the UK - Cultural Section


Suggestions and Encounters: Physical or Otherwise

Solo show curated by Seán Elder
9 February - 4 March 2018
The Telfer Gallery

13 Ross Street, The Barras
G1 5AR, Glasgow, UK

~

Supported by:
Many Studios
East End First Saturdays

Funded by:
Cultural Services - Cyprus Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth
Hope Scott Trust

~

The exhibition is accompanied by a publication, titled Physical or Otherwise: Suggestions and Encounters featuring commissioned and re-edited essays spanning academic, theoretical and experimental responses to notions associated with Toumpouris’ practice.
Texts by Lampros Alexopoulos, Maria Anastassiou, Seán Elder, James Elkins, Allyson Keehan, Leontios Toumpouris.
Publication Launch: CCA Clubroom, 18 February, 4pm


On Residual Agencies

A choreographed screening of film, expanded cinema and performance
Co-curated by Leontios Toumpouris and Maria Anastassiou
Supported by The Telfer Gallery, Glasgow
3 August 2017

26 Morningside United Church
EH10 4DH, Edinburgh, UK
edinburghartfestival.com

* photo Basma Alsharif, Deep Sleep, 2014


Phytorio Residency

July 2017
Visual Artists and Art Theorists Association – phytorio

2 Nechrou street, Municipal garden
Nicosia, CY
phytorio.org


NSK State Pavilion / 57th Venice Biennale

11 May– 15 July 2017
PALAZZO CA’ TRON

IUAV University of Venice
Santa Croce, 1957, IT

~

Commissioned and produced by IRWIN
Co- produced by Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana
Co-organised by Temple Productions, Paris and Društvo NSK Informativni center, Ljubljana
Curated by Zdenka Badovinac and Charles Esche
Directed by Mara Ambrožič
Installation by Ahmet Öğüt

* photo courtesy of IRWIN


Hospitalfield Graduate Residency 2016

10 - 23 October 2016
Hospitalfield House

Arbroath, DD11 2NH
Scotland, UK

hospitafield.org.uk

* photo courtesy of Ruth Clark