Anastasis Stratakis (born 1985) lives and works in Thessaloniki. His work has been included in international group exhibitions such as: “At the Beginning Was the Word”, National Art Museum of China (NAMOC), Beijing, in collaboration with the National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (2018); “Abracadabra”, 6th International Biennale (2018), “Epilogue”, Kunstverein Herdecke, curated by Apostolos Palavrakis (2017); “The Equilibrists”, in New Museum, New York and DESTE Foundation, Athens, in collaboration with Benaki Museum, Athens, curated by Gary Carrion-Murayari and Helga Christoffersen with Massimiliano Gioni (2016); Les Rencontres Internationales, Gaîté lyrique, Paris (2015); 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art (2014); “By New: A New Generation of Greek Artists”, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (2013); Center οf Contemporary Art at Thessaloniki (2017); Musée d’art contemporain de Lyon (2016); Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice (2015); Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki (2014). His works are included in important private and public art collections such as the National Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens, the State Museum of Contemporary Art in Thessaloniki, the Borusan Contemporary in Istanbul and Michael Haas Collection in Berlin.
A state of a tsoureki as defined by the observer Nicolaos Gysis, as defined by the observer Anastasis Stratakis, 2016
Athens, 18 October 1944 (as seen from one step to the left and one step to the right), 2016–17
Purified (facsimile of a letter by Adamantios Korais to Constantine Kanaris on the importance of Katharevousa, in Esperanto), 2016
Secret School (από τη σειρά «Ubi nunc»), 2013
Sic Semper Tyrannis (Dance, Dance, Dance) (στιγμιότυπο), 2017