Yiorgis Yerolymbos on Arcspace.com
Our latest featured interview with architectural and fine art photographer Yiorgis Yerolymbos is online on arcspace.com
Yiorgis Yerolymbos studied both photography and architecture, with his MA focused in Image and Communication and his Ph.D. in Art and Design. He has presented five solo exhibitions ('Default Landscapes', 'Road Trip USA', 'Interim', 'Terza Natura', 'No Man's Land') and participated in numerous group shows in Greece and abroad.
Some of his most important projects include the construction of Egnatia motorway at its full length, the US coast to coast road trip as Fulbright scholar, and the on-going construction of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center in Athens designed by Renzo Piano.
Yerolymbos has been published in more than 20 books on art and architecture in Greece, Europe and the US. Between 2008 and 2011 taught photography in the School of Architecture at the University of Thessaly. His work was part of the Greek Pavilion of the Venice Biennale in 2013 and 2014, and has received 1st Prize for Cinema Still Photography in the BAFTA Awards, 3rd Prize in Landscape Photography by GAIORAMA, and 1st selection for the Biennale of Young Artists of Europe by the Ministry of Culture.
His longstanding dedication to the art of the photographic medium coupled with his prolific work, have established him as a leading figure in architectural photography in Greece. With his focus on the human-altered landscape he bridges landscape with architectural photography and immortalizes the ephemeral.
Full interview here.