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David Benforado

David Benforado (Athens, b. 1977) has had a number of solo and group exhibitions in Berlin, Budapest, Athens, Thessaloniki a.o. He has participated in projects/actions in Europe and the U.S.A. Parallel to painting he devotes himself to the study of the Turkish ney (end blown flute). He lives and works in Berlin.

Upcoming Exhibitions

October 21, 2015: Between Sound and Silence: Double Solo Exhibition at the Jewish Museum of Greece & Gallery Kourd, Athens

Solo (selected)

2015      New Abstract Paintings, Hilbert Raum, Berlin
2014      Between Sound and Silence, curated by Eleni Varopoulou, Griechische              Kulturstiftung, Berlin
2012      Painting Makams, curated by Maria Xanthakos, Trigono Gallery, Athens
2009      Landscapes of the World, Landscapes of the Mind, Berliner Liste Art Fair,              Berlin (catalog)
2008      Searching, Thanassis Frissiras Gallery, Athens (catalog)

Group (selected)

2014      Second Time Around: The Hubcap as Art, Museum of the Shenandoah              Valley, Virginia –USA
             Testrakete 1.0, Fresh Eggs Gallery, Berlin
2013      Anonymous Drawings, curated by Anke Becker, Kunstverein Tiergarten,              Galerie Nord, Berlin
2011      Show Your Hope, Mobile Global Exhibition, Tacheles, Berlin (catalog)
             Eat It, Art Prisma Gallery, curated by Marina Kanakakis (catalog), Piraeus
             Lightness of Being 2, curated by Maria Xanthakos, Technopolis Gazi,Athens
             Espacio 3: Imaginarium Festival of Arts – KODRA, Thessaloniki
2007      Eclectic Affinities Between European Artists, Frissiras Museum, Athens
2006      Fresh Ground II, Thanassis Frissiras Gallery, Athens (catalog)
             Flowers in the Plug, Lumen Gallery, Budapest
2005      Fresh Ground I, Thanassis Frissiras Gallery, Athens (catalog)

Grants

2015      European Association for Jewish Culture

Residencies

2015 (July-September): Künstlerprojekt Bestehornpark, Aschersleben

Performances

2014      (March 11): Fukushima, the Aftermath performance with Antonis Anissegos              (painting & piano improvisation) The Story of Berlin, Atomic Shelter &              Museum www.story-of-berlin.de

Project Participations (selected)

2015      KunstAutomat Projekt, Jewish Museum Berlin
2009      Wiktor Szostalos’ TreeHugger Project, COP 15 Copenhagen
2006      Organization of group exhibition and performance of Flowers in the Plug,              Budapest

Internship

June – July 2005: Guggenheim Museum, Venice