Biography

 

Dimitris Yeros was born in Greece. He was one of the first artists to present Performances, Body Art, Video Art, and Mail Art in Greece.

He has had 52 individual exhibitions in Greece and abroad. He has also participated in numerous international group exhibitions, Biennales and Triennales in many parts of the world.

He is collaborating among else with Throckmorton Fine Arts in New York, Holden Luntz gallery in Palm Beach, Pablo Goebel Fine Art in Mexico City and Skoufa Gallery in Athens.

Numerous works by Dimitris Yeros are to be found in many private collections, national galleries and museums worldwide: Tate Britain, Gety-LA, International Center of Photography-New York, National Portrait Gallery-London, The British Museum-London, Maison Europeenne de La Photographie-Paris, Museum Bochum-Germany, Musee des beaux-arts de Mobreal-Canada and elsewhere.

 

Some of the most important individual exhibitions:
1976
Gimpel-Weitzenhoffer, New York
 
Schoeller, Dusseldorf, Germany
1977
Sevrugian & Bahls, Heidelberg, Germany
 
Axiom, Köln, Germany
1978
Zygos, Nicosia, Cyprus
 
Art Basel, Switzerland
 
Schoeller, Düsseldorf, Germany
1979
Saalbau, Darmstand, Germany
1980
Gallerie W, Wupertal, Germany
1981
Kunoldstrasse 34 gallerie, Kasel, Germany
1982
ArtNow Gallerie, Mannheim, Germany
1984
Art Gallery, Indiana, USA
 
Oxford University, Oxford, England
1986
Museum Bochum, Bochum, Germany
1987
Axiom, Köln, Germany
1988
Luxus Berlin Gallerie, Berlin, Germany
1992
Gallerie W, Wupertal, Germany
1993
Art Now Gallerie, Mannheim, Germany
1999
Hotel de Ville, Strasbourg, France
 
Art Athina, Athens, Greece
 
Photography Show, New York, U.S.A
2000
MIART, Milan, Italy
2002
Kelsey Museum, Ann Arbor-Michigan
2006 Radiant Light Gallery, Portlant, USA
2008 Kydoniefs Fountation, Andros, Greece
2010 Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Athens, Greece
2012 Throckmorton Fine Art, New York, "Colors of Passion"
2015 Museo de Arte Moderno de Barranquilla, Colombia
2015 Pablo Goebel Fine Art, Mexico City

 

The following books have also been published on his work:
1976 The Sparkling Bathtub (published by Kastaniotis)
1977 Photoseries:Photopoem (published by Phyllo)
1984 Yeros with text by Yannis Patilis (published by Phorkys)
1986 Book-catalogue: Dimitris Yeros (published by The Bochum Museum)
1998 D.Yeros with an essay by Pr.Chr. Christou (published by The Prefecture of Biotia)
1998 Theory of the Nude with an introduction by Peter Weiermair Director of Rupertinum, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Salzburg, (published by Planodion)
1999 Periorasis with foreword by the author Michel Deon, Member of the French Academy and introduction by P.Devin, Director of the Centre Regional de la Photographie, France (published by Phyllo)
2000 For a Definition of the Nude with an introduction by Peter Weiermair, Director of the Rupertinum, Phyllo)
2001 The Exuberant Flowering of Dimitris Yeros with an essay by John Wood (published by the municipality of Syros - Greece)
2002 D. Yeros on C.P.Cavafy's poems. Kelsey Museum, Ann Arbor, Michigan. With an assay by Lauren E. Talalay
2007 D. YEROS, Calendar. Harta Publications. Greece
2008 Wavelengh: D. Yeros and S. Karavouzis. Kydoniefs Foundation, Greece with an assay by Athens Schina
2008 Dimitris Yeros. Calendar. Harta publications. Greece
2010 Shades of Love with foreword by Edward Albee and introduction by John Wood (Published by Insight Editions)
2015 Dimitris Yeros, Photographing Gabriel Garcia Marquez, with foreword by Edward Lucie Smith and afterword by Dimitris Yeros. Kerber Verlag, Germany
2016 Another Narcissus, with a poem by Edward Albee and introduction by John Wood. Phyllo Editions, Greece

 

The following books are available to order:
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Shades Of Love Theory
of the Nude
For a definition
of the NUDE
Periorasis D.Yeros

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Theory of the Nude B/W, 112p, 31x25cm, duotone + varnish, hard cover, $50 included postage.
For a definition of the NUDE Colour and B/W, 48p, 28x24cm, hard cover, US $45 included postage.
Periorasis B/W, 80p, 33x25cm, duotone + varnish, paper cover, US $35 included postage.
shades_thmb Shades Of Love 170 large pages, 31x26 cm, thick cloth binding and a dust jacket. €60 + postage
Another Narcissus Book by Dimitris Yeros Another Narcissus cloth-bound 44-page book, in a 11”x8.25” format. US$ 25,00