“Raw” A solo exhibition by Harris Kyprianou

AUGUST 2013

Black Celebration proudly hosts “Raw”, the first solo exhibition by photographer Harris Kyprianou, showcasing a selected body of the artist’s most recent work including portrait, nude, still life and landscape.

Although primarily an established fashion photographer, with “Raw” Kyprianou is diverging away from the commercial, documenting faces and objects in their purest form, exploring new territories and presenting a wider range of his aesthetics.

The exhibition is curated by Nicholas Kyriakou and will be accompanied by a limited edition publication of the same name.

Introduction by the artist Savvas Christodoulides.

Opening Event: Friday, October 4th 2013, at 20:00.

Venue: Black Celebration | 17A Kypranoros Str, 1061 Nicosia | blackcelebrationstore.com

Duration & Opening times:


4-12 October 2013

Monday-Friday: 10:30 - 13:00 & 16:00 - 19:00
Saturday/Sunday: 16:00 - 20:00

Contact: 22347797 | contact@abookwormpublication.com

Exhibition and Book Production: A Bookworm Publication

Biography

Harris Kyprianou studied photography in the UK, majoring in fashion.

In 2009 he was the official photographer of the Korres advertising campaign, while he currently maintains a long-standing collaboration with Parisian fashion house Erotokritos, as well as with numerous local designers. He is also a regular contributor to fashion-bloggers Diane Pernet and Filep Motwary.

In 2012 he collaborated with the Laiki Bank - Cultural Foundation for the book “Beyond Dress Code”, which accompanied a long standing exhibition of fashion and costumes.

In 2008 he was awarded the first prize at the prestigious competition for young photographers (under 25) ran by Vogue Hellas, where he also worked for a brief time. Amongst others, he has collaborated with Madame Figaro, Votre Beauté, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Paper Magazine, KCTV, Noise Magazine, Stimulus Respond, Ozon, 7th Man Magazine, Living etc, V-man, Module Dance, Time Out and others.

“RAW” is his first solo exhibition.