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George Hadjimichalis

George Hadjimichalis was born in Athens in 1954.
His first solo show took place in Ashantour Bacharian’s Gallery ‘’Ora’’ in 1977, and he has been exhibiting regularly ever since.
In 2001, the National Museum of Contemporary Art held a large exhibition, George Hadjimichalis, Works 1985-2000, and a show entitled George Hadjimichalis, ‘Seven Works’ (1990-2000) was organised in 2002 by MoMA/PSI in New York. In 2005, he represented Greece in the Venice Biennale.
George Hadjimichalis has taken part in many important exhibitions, to name a few:
DOCUMENTA 9, in 1992 in Kassel
Centre Régional d ‘art Contemporain of Bretania ‘’ The Theoretical Object’’ 1993
Schirn Kunsthalle, G. Tsarouchis, S. Antonakos, G. Hadjimichalis, Frankfurt, 2001
The Factory, Conversation? Recent Acquisitions of the Van Abbemuseum, Athens, 2002
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Intercivilizations, Athens, 2004
European Art Projects, Ideal City-Invisible Cities, Zamosc, Poland, June-August 2006 and Postdam, Germany, 2006
Museum Serralves, ‘’The Decade of the 80’s, A Topology’’, Porto, Portugal, 2007
The work of George Hadjimichalis is versalite. His works are part of greater units. In creating a piece of work, he often employs a variety of different media, such as video, photography, text, painting, printmaking, etc.
Several units that make up the artist’s body of work have never been exhibited.