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ABOUT

BOOKS

- “FRAGMENTS of Darfur”, Dewi Lewis Publishing, May. 2013

   Available on Amazon

- "EXPRESSIONS OF LIFE", by Nektarios Markogiannis and Nadia         

    Todres in partnership with IHI, November 2016

   Available through IHI

Born in Greece in 1972, Nektarios (Nerris) Markogiannis studied Economics at the University of Essex, Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at the London College of Communication and History of Photography at the University of St. Andrews. After a successful career in investment banking in the UK, his passion for photography prevailed and he left the financial services to take up photography. He has worked for the United Nations PeaceKeeping Operations, taught at Leica Academy in Athens, Greece, collaborated with the FOTOGRAFEVI gallery in Istanbul and his worked has been shown in Los Angeles (Venice Arts, MOPLA), London (Hotshoe Gallery), Barcelona (Pollux Awards), Tampa (FMOPA), as well as in various publications . He currently woks in the Republic of South Sudan.  In 2018 he opened an art gallery in Missolonghi Greece, Tyrvee Gallery, which specialises in modern art and photography (www.tyrveegallery.com).

EXHIBITIONS -DISTINCTIONS

 

- Group:  October 2019, 13th Pollux Awards,

 Juried Exhibition, FotoNostrum Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

Overall winner in the Singles Documentary/Reportage Category

Finalist in the stories Documentary/Reportage category, "DISPLACED: Home and Away"

- Group:  September 2019, Florida Museum of Photographic Arts (FMOPA)

 Tampa, Florida, USA

- Group:  April 2019, Month of Photography LA (MOPLA)

 Juried Exhibition, Lucie Foundation, LA, USA

- Solo: January 2018 EXPRESSIONS OF LIFE,

  Old Municipal Market Gallery,  Agrinio, Greece

- Solo: January 2018 EXPRESSIONS OF LIFE,

  Cultural Centre of the Missolonghi Municipality, Greece

- Group:  August 2015, DISASTER IS MY MUSE,

 Juried Exhibition, Venice Arts, LA, USA

- Solo: January 2013 FRAGMENTS of Darfur,

  Cultural Centre of the Missolonghi Municipality, Greece (Curator: Ashley    Lumb)

- Solo: April 2012 FRAGMENTS of Darfur

   (Selection of 20 images) School of Art History Gallery, University of St.      Andrews, St. Andrews, UK (Curator: Ashley Lumb)

- Group: August 2011 FOR JAPAN,

   Hotshoe Gallery, London, UK (Curator: Shiho Kito) -

- Group: April 2011 HERE AND NOW

   Hotshoe Gallery, London, UK (Curator: Harry Hardie)