Vasso Tzouti

Vasso Tzouti explores the predispositions of the female soul thatcorrespond to emotional, behavioral and cognitive models as systematicelements of the unconscious; patterns that define the way of processingsenses, perceptions and symbols. Through her work – in painting,photography, set design, and writing –, she creates a range ofexperiences as a way out for her personal temperament via sentimentalreactions with subconscious influences.She is one of the founders of the artist collective Ex-ils (est. 2012),active in non-profit independent spaces.She has designed and realized numerous educational programs andactivities in collaboration with museums (Benaki Museum, YannisTsarouchis Foundation), as well as speeches and hands-on seminars aboutart and the importance of creativity in education.Tzouti lives and works in Athens.

Author: Lyssandros Spetsieris



Solo exhibitions


  • Take me to the bouzoukia of paradise (ArtBase, Brussels)

Group exhibitions


-A view by the sea (Mov Skiouros bookshop, Athens)


-Unusual Self- Portraits (The Project Gallery, Athens)

– Eight artists for a woman (Skoufa Gallery, Athens)

– zoforos (Telloglion Fine Arts Foundation , Thessaloniki)


– “7” (Stoart Gallery, Athens)


– A. Emperikos’ s Octana or the reason for freedom (Purple Squirrel, Athens)

– Art in Greengrocer’s Ex-ils, Athens


– Rowing Courses, collective performance in collaboration with the visual  artist Nikos  Papadopoulos (Michael Cacoyannis Foundation)

– Ex-ils, Visual Notes on Ex-Patristics (Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art,    Thessaloniki)


– Vizyneus, a trip (Zografios Lyceum, Constantinople)


– James Joyce Cafe (The Train at Rouf, Athens)

– Child and play in life and art (Cultural Center “Melina”, Athens)


– Presentation of personal work by Leda Kazantzakis (Multi Space of the Open City, Athens)

– Calendars of Showcase (Ikaros Publications, Athens)


– 12 young artists (Cultural Center “Melina”, Athens)

– Death of the Creator (Beton 7, Athens)

– Flags, Panos, Lavara (Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Athens)


– With lime and sea, images on the poetry of Elytis Street (House of Cyprus, Athens)

– etsi all together (Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Athens)

– Vapor (The Train in Rouf, Athens)

– Actions in the framework of personal research “Adequate contact with the Greek tradition” (Louvre Museum, Université Paris8)


– EXILES (House of Cyprus, Athens)


– A3 (ASFA, Athens)


– Fire in Olympia (Cultural Center “Melina”, Athens)