Eleni Phyla – Athens, Greece

365 Artists | 365 Days

x2, photo print on paper, 10 x 15 cm each, 2011-2013 x2, photo print on paper, 10 x 15 cm each, 2011-2013

Briefly describe the work you do.

My artistic practice is, in general, focussed on ideas or concepts. My principle is to liberally use any medium or media that will help me convey each idea.

I try to keep the concept simple so that anyone can understand it and to eventually give to the project a dimension than has a capacity for further interpretations. Usually, there is an innate use of humour that can eventually be read backwards on a more existential scale. Many times my work develops in correspondence with the exhibition’s environment, be it in a gallery or a public space.

Tell us about your background and how that has had an influence on your work and on you as an artist.

I come from Cyprus, a small island in the Mediterranean sea with a controversial political background…

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