Contact: eiriniboukla@mac.com

Mob: +447576350739

Education

2009-2013

University of Leeds, School of Fine Art, History of Art & Cultural studies, Leeds, UK.

Ph.D Fine Art


2005-2006        

University of the Arts London, Camberwell College of Art & Design, London, UK.              

MA Drawing


2002-2005        

University of Huddersfield. Batley School of Art and Design, Dewsbury, W. Yorkshire, UK.

BA (Hons) Fine Art for Design (First Class)


1987-1991

Technological Educational Institution of Mesolonghi (T.E.I.) Messolonghi, GR

Ptychio, Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries


Exhibitions


2013

RX3, drawingboard. Harrogate UK

Wonderings in palimpsests, 25 Wellington street, Leeds. UK

Eirini Boukla, Andi Robinson, Harrogate. UK.

Limerick/Berlin, Limerick printmakers gallery, Ireland.


2012

Noun becomes Verbs, Old Mining Foyer, University of Leeds, Leeds.

Pieces of Eight, PSL, Leeds.


2011

Thinking tools, FAFA Gallery, Helsinki, Finland.

Drawing Connections, Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy.


2010

The Artful Scriptorium, Climate Gallery, New York, USA.

8th International exhibition of women painters, Majdanpek Cultural Center, Serbia.

The Last Book (Luis Camnitzer project), Zentral Bibliothek in Zurich, Switzerland.

Adaptive Actions, Campo AA, Madrid Abierto, Madrid, Spain.


2009

Contemporary Flânerie: Reconfiguring Cities, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, Michigan, USA.

Hotdesk, Out of office, Old Broadcasting House, Leeds, UK.


2008

The Last Book (Luis Camnitzer project), National Library of Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Mastixoperipati, Mastic Villages, Chios, Greece.

SIPF, Singapore International Photography Festival, Singapore.

Civic Hall Brno, Brno, Czech Republic.

Lattidute, Fifty Four Degrees North Festival, Hull, England.

Olympolis, Katerini, Greece.

Public Screen, SYNCH Festival, Technopolis, Athens, Greece.

Public Screen, Municipal Gallery of Larissa, Greece.


2007

Public Screen, Apothiki B, Centre of Contemporary Art-Thessaloniki, Greece.

Heterotopias, 1st Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Greece.

In Transit, The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, London, UK.

Situation Leeds festival, Leeds, UK.

Delineate, Crossley Gallery, Dean Clough, Halifax, UK.

Bibliomania, John Holden Gallery, Manchester, UK.  

       

2006

MA Show, Camberwell College of Art, London, UK.

WAVE, Camberwell College of Art, London, UK.

Every available, ESA, Leeds, UK.


2005

Multiples, Con/temporary, Berlin, Germany.

Co-ordinate, Salt Mills, Saltaire, W.Yotkshire, UK.

Pay & Display, Brick Lane, London, UK.


Residencies/Projects

2012 drawingsite, dOCUMENTA (13) Park Schönfeld Academy, Kassel, Germany.

2012 Young Visionaries, Breeze International Youth Festival. Project Space Leeds, Leeds, UK.

2011 Villa Eläintarha, Helsinki.

2011 British School of Art at Rome, Italy.

2011 Berufsverband Bildender Künstler, Berlin, Germany.

2008 Masticulture, Mesta, Chios island, Greece.


Commissions

2010 Traces and intervals, HANALEE, Garden Unit The Lights, Leeds, England.

2008 The bicycle thieves , Fifty Four Degrees North Festival, Hull, England.

2007 480 pages, In TRANSIT Festival. The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, London, England. 2006 I wonder whether the stars are set alight in heaven so that one day each of us may find our own again, International Relations department of Leeds City Council, England.


Collections

Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, Michigan, USA.

SIPF, Singapore International Photography Festival, Singapore

Centre of Contemporary Art-Thessaloniki, Greece.


Awards/Fundings

2012 University of Leeds/EARN Funded Research Placement at Documenta 13

2009-2012 AHRC Doctoral Award. Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC), UK.

2008 Individual Award Scheme, personal development fund, Art Council England, UK.

2005-2006 AHRB Professional development scholarship. Research Preparation Masters Scheme, Arts & Humanities Research Board (AHRB), UK.


Presentations/Seminar Papers

2013 Speaker. Interweavings: Pedagogy, Methodology and Research. Columbia University. New York. USA.

2013 Speaker. Drawing in the University today, Faculty of Fine Arts University of Oporto, Portugal.

2012 Speaker. Research at Documenta13. School of Design. University of Leeds. Leeds.

2012 Respondent. To David McCallum. Foreign Exchange: FOREX. Henry Moore Institute. Leeds.

2012 Speaker. Drawing Out. University of the Arts London, Chelsea college of Art & Design.

2012 Artist talk. FAFA Gallery. Helsinki. Finland.

2011 Artist talk. School of Design. University of Leeds. Leeds.

2010 Speaker. Changing Identities and Contexts in the Arts (CICA). KUVA Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland.


Publications/ Catalogues

E. Boukla. 2013. The contemporary End. Drawing in the University today. Faculty of Fine Arts University of Oporto, Portugal.

Dr L. Eggleton. 2012. ‘Drawing Inside the Lines: the work of Eirini Boukla’ in 'Artists as Researchers'. Finish Academy of Fine Art: Helsinki.

E. Boukla. 2012. Drawing on the condition of not seeing. The Centre For Drawing UAL. [Online] http://process.arts.ac.uk/content/drawing-condition-not-seeing

PSL. Pieces of Eight. Leaving Las Vegas. 2012. Project Space Leeds: Leeds UK.

E. Boukla. 2011. Veduta (Souvenir view) in Adaptive Actions Madrid. Madrid Abierto: London.

E. Boukla. 2010. Disney world in International Exhibition “Women Painters”. Center for Cultural Majdanpek: Serbia.

E. Boukla. 2009. A Daily Walk in Contemporary Flânerie: Reconfiguring Cities, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, Michigan: USA.

E. Boukla. 2008. 480 Pages. Singapore International Photography Festival: Singapore. Online. http://archive-sg.com/page/964870/2012-12-14/http://sipf.sg/bodyofwork/480-pages/

E. Boukla. 2008. The Bicycle Thieves in Somewhere and nowhere, Soanyway, Online magazine. http://www.soanyway.org.uk/eriniboukla.htm

E. Boukla. 2007. A Daily Route in Heterotopias, Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art. Center of Contemporary art Thessaloniki: Greece.

E. Boukla. 2007. In Transit, The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea: London.

E. Boukla. 2006. WAVE. Camberwell College of Art, London.

Co-ordinate. 2005. Salt Mills, Saltaire, W.Yotkshire.

Free Range. 2005. The Old Truman Brewery, London.