Eozen Agopian: Passages
Opening Reception: September 18th, 6-8 PM
Closing Reception – Meet the Artist : September 29th, 4-6 PM
Gallery Hours: Wednesday to Saturday 1-6 PM
or by appointment 917 573 2823
Mixed medium works with paint, fabric and thread. Agopian incorporates techniques of drawing, painting, sewing and weaving to create visual parallels between rational and cosmological worlds through constructing and deconstructing, layering and erasing, scraping and marking, unraveling and reconnecting.
Eozen Agopian is an artist of Armenian descent born in Athens, Greece. She has received a Master of Fine Arts degree from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y., (1993), Bachelor of Fine Arts, (magna cum laude) from Hunter College, N.Y., N.Y., (1989), and Associate Degree in Graphic Design from F.I.T, N.Y., N,Y., (1987).
She has had thirteen solo shows. Her most recent exhibition, “Unfold”, took place at Eleftheria Tseliou Gallery, Athens, 2019. Some others are: “The Fabric of Space”, Greek Consulate of Greece in New York, N.Y., 2018, “Persistent Dichotomies, Fox Gallery NYC, 2017, “Traverse” Eleftheria Tseliou Gallery, Athens, 2015, “Underthread” Kaplanon Gallery, Athens, 2011, “Invisible threads”, Michael Walls Gallery, N.Y., N.Y., 1993.
Her work is shown in several group shows in Greece, France, Italy, Germany, China, Russia and the United States, such as, Shiva Gallery of the John Jay college (New York), Hellenic American Union (Athens), AAW Gallery, (Beijing), Museum of Contemporary Art Crete (Crete), State Museum of Contemporary Art, (Thessalonica), Greece, Freud’s Dream Museum (St. Petersburg), Lesley Heller Workspace, N.Y. ,Smack Melon (N.Y).
Currently she is awarded a studio on Governors Island in New York by Triangle Arts.
She divides her time between living and working in New York and Athen.