Vera Chotzoglou is a visual artist working with time based media, living and working in Athens, Greece. She is a graduate of Athens School of Fine Arts (Bachelor of Fine Arts and Master’s Degree of Fine Arts – Department of Visual Arts, Fine Arts & Art Education, 2013-2018). She has studied in Academy of Fine Arts in Munich on an Erasmus+ scholarship, Fine Arts & Art Education (2016-2017) with professors Jorinde Voigt & Stephan Dillemuth. She has participated in various workshops such as «Writing and directing for documentary…» by Robert Rombout, 5th Peloponnese International Documentary Film Festival, Kalamata, Greece (2019), «No questions, please! Interviews as an artistic practice in film and video art» by Antonia Rahofer, Athens School of Fine Arts (2018), «Stay in Touch», Athens School of Fine Arts, (2018), Sound Workshop by Paul Paulon, Studio Jorinde Voigt, Berlin Germany (2017). She was awarded a scholarship from Athens School of Fine Arts (2018), the audience award for the short film «Munich almost killed me ½» at the 2d Piraeus Film Festival (2018) and SNF Artist Fellowship Award from Stavros Niarchos Foundation (2019) She has exhibited internationally at A. Antonopoulou Gallery, Athens, GRRL HAUS CINEMA, Berlin, Hacker Porn Film Festival, Rome, Platforms project, Athens, Foto Wien, Austria, 6th Athens Biennale, Athens, Action Field Kodra, Thessaloniki, 2d Piraeus Film Festival, Bellevedi Monaco, Munich, TAF Gallery, Athens, et al.
The story so far, 2019
Munich almost killed me, 2016-2017