The Smurfette

Athena Papadopoulos

April 28 – June 03, 2017

Opening: Thursday, 27 April, 6 – 9pm

Unit 4 Huntingdon Estate, Bethnal Green Rd, London E1 6JU

Emalin is pleased to announce The Smurfette, a solo exhibition with new works by Athena Papadopoulos. This will be the artist’s second exhibition at the gallery.

 

Athena Papadopoulos was born in Toronto, CA in 1988 and lives and works in London. She completed her MFA at Goldsmiths, London in 2013. Recent exhibitions include Belladonna‘s Muse, curated by Samuel Leuenberger, CURA Basement Roma (Rome, IT, 2017); Wolf Whistles, Shoot the Lobster NY (NYC, USA, 2017); Streams of Warm Impermanence, David Roberts Art Foundation (London, UK, 2016); Wild Style, Peres Projects (Berlin, DE, 2016); Bloody Life, Herald St., London, UK, 2016).

Installation View, Athena Papadopoulos, The Smurfette
Installation View, Athena Papadopoulos, The Smurfette
Athena Papadopoulos, Dough-Eyed Foxxx, 2017, image transfers, Pepto Bismol, red wine, hair dye, nail polish, foundation, bleach and glue on fabric, thread and picture hooks, 158 x 177 cm
Athena Papadopoulos, Smurfette, CHEWED UP; Beasts in Heat; Smurfette, TAPPED, all 2017
Installation View, Athena Papadopoulos, The Smurfette
Athena Papadopoulos, Smurfette, TAPPED, (detail), 2017
Installation View, Athena Papadopoulos, The Smurfette
Athena Papadopoulos, Smurfette, CHEWED UP, (detail), 2017
Athena Papadopoulos, Smurfette, BATTERED; Rabid Minxxx, both 2017
Athena Papadopoulos, Smurfette, BATTERED, (detail), 2017
Installation View, Athena Papadopoulos, The Smurfette
Installation View, Athena Papadopoulos, The Smurfette
Athena Papadopoulos, Smurfette, SPIT OUT, (detail), 2017
Athena Papadopoulos, Hen; Bird; Chick, 2017
Athena Papadopoulos, Bird, (detail), 2017
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