Vasikiki Kolipetsa (alias: Vicky Kolhip)
* in Athen (Griechenland)
Indicative Education: 1992, graduated from the public school of preservation of art works andarchaeological findings (with honors – A, plus) 1998.
Employed at the Greek Ministry of Culture (sector of Aesthetical Restoration), until present day.
Graduated from the University of the Fine Arts of Athens Greece (painting) with honors (A, plus) in 2002 and from the same University (Engraving), with honors (A, plus), in 2012. Two Integrated Masters: one in Engraving and one in Painting.
Participated in many individual and team exhibitions in Greece and other countries such as:
2013 / 2015: the Global Print and 8th Biennale 2016 – activity in Portugal (e. t. c).
2013 / 2015 / 2017: International Print Biennale in Guanlan/China
2016: 7th KIWA Kyoto International Woodprint Association print exhibition, Japan
2018: International Miniprint Biennale (JIMB) «Relation in Print 3» as side exhibition 3rd JIMB. Academy Fine Arts Bulgaria. Belt and Road Exhibition printmaking Lashi China. Printmaking Exhibition Belt and Road
2019: Win Win Cooperation. Belt and Road International Printmaking. Invitational Exhibition Works China.
2020: 17th International Triennial of Small Graphic Forms, Lodz (Poland). Win win Cooperation, Document Collection of “The Belt and Road” International Printmaking Exchange Program. 40th Mini Print International of Cadaques.
She has also participated in the Engraving Biennale „SPLITGRAPHIC„ in Split city (Croatia) and in SHANGHAI city (CHINA), after being selected for the exhibition (CHINA) by the Pan-Hellenic Artist’s Society.
Participated in a curving workshop in Istanbul, Turkey 2014, in view of the preservation of the good Greek-Turkish neighboring relations, in cooperation with well-known Turkish Architects in Mimar Sinan University.
Also participated in the k.i.w.a. Kyoto in Japan 2016 and in Germany (kunstretret) exhibition <> 2018. e. t. c.).
Awards: Awarded with the second price (2nd) in the curving competition of the Municipality of Athens´ “City Link“ in 2013 e. t. c.
Sample of her work is permanently exhibited at her website and the book “Contemporary Masters“, 2009, (Published by the OMMA center of contemporary art (http://www.omma.us).