by Nikoletta Papakonstantinou
Pencil on paper
60 x 80 cm
This artwork is inspired by the productive tension of the early adulthood. The plans, dreams and aspirations depicted as a long and ambitious path which can also be perceived as a fast flowing river right out of our house.
My very first house
Nikoletta was born in Athens, Greece in 1996. She studied Painting at the 1st Painting Studio of the Athens School of Fine Arts (2014-2021). She also completed a student exchange program in the Royal Academy of Arts - The Hague (2018).
During her studies, she took part in various exhibitions around Greece. In 2019 she was awarded by the Greek department of the “Rosa Luxemburg” foundation.
Nikoletta Papakonstantinou’s artistic practice is strongly related to capturing the essence of early childhood memories and the exceptional way they deconstruct, shortly before they fade out.