MARIA SORONIATI   

Visual Artist.


Education:
2020: Bachelors - BA(hons) [1st Class], Glasgow School of Art, Fine Art. Glasgow, Scotland.

2017: Diploma of Higher Education [Distinction], Napier University Edinburgh, Photography. Edinburgh, Scotland.

2014: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens,“History and Philosophy of Science”. Athens Greece.


Group Exhibitions:
2020:
  - Papergirl-Brooklyn (Public Space Action) - Brooklyn - New York, USA.
  - International Photography Exhibition - Glasgow Gallery of Photography, Glasgow, Greece.
  - Glasgow School of Art - Digital Graduate Showcase

2019:
  - Time to Think. Pil'Ours Festival. Pays de Saint Gilles Croix de Vie, France.
  - Enshrine. Fringe Arts Bath. Bath, England.
  - Everything I ever Learnt: art@ARB - Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK.
  - Motherlode: House for an Art Lover. Glasgow, Scotland.
  - Feedback Loop: Short film Screenings: CCA, Glasgow, Scotland.

2018:
  - Feedback Loop: Richmond Building GSA. Glasgow, Scotland.
  - Shutter Hub OPEN (Photomonth East London: International Photography Festival):       Old Truman Brewery. London UK.
  - Shutter Hub OPEN: 5&33 Gallery. Amsterdam, Netherlands.

2017:
  - Creative Collisions: Drygate Brewery. Glasgow, Scotland.

2011:
  - Athens University Club Cultural Society – Photography Section group exhibition       Iris Theatre. Athens, Greece.


Awards:
2020: Athens Photo Festival 2020 (Aphf:20) - Main Exhibition, Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece - Shortlisted.

2012: Literature competition by Ars Nocturna publications for the short story             “Necropolis”. Athens Greece - Shortlisted. 


Publications/Press:  
2020:
  - FutureLab Art & Education Fair Shanghai: Feature of selected GSA - FAP Graduates.
  - The Scotsman : Art Review - The Glasgow School of Art Degree Show 2020. 

2018: Journal “To Tσακμάκι” (To Tsakmaki), collaborative collage featured, 2019 Issue. Athens, Greece.

2017: Journal “To Tσακμάκι” (To Tsakmaki), photographs featured, 2017 Issue. Athens, Greece.


Activities:
2015: Oral Poetry Performance with British Council’s PoetryGroup. Athens, Greece.

2011-12: Animation Course in Athens University Club Cultural Society. Athens, Greece.

2011-12: Cinematography Course in Athens University Club Cultural Society. Athens, Greece.

2010-11: Photography Course in Athens University Club Cultural Society. Athens, Greece.