Dimitris Yeros

    Dimitris Yeros was born in Greece. He was one of the first artists to present Performances, Body Art, Video Art, and Mail Art in Greece.

    He has had 58 individual exhibitions in Greece and abroad. He has also participated in numerous international group exhibitions, Biennales and Triennales in many parts of the world.

    He is collaborating among else with Throckmorton Fine Arts in New York, Holden Luntz gallery in Palm Beach, Pablo Goebel Fine Art in Mexico City and DL Gallery in Athens.

    His works are included in many private and public collections such as National Portrait Gallery -London, The British Museum -London, Museum Bochum -Germany, Tate Britain -England, International Centre of Photography- New York, Maison Europeenne de La Photographie-Paris, Tama Art Museum-Tokyo-Japan, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Harry Ransom Center, Museum of Modern Art Barranquilla, National Gallery-Greece, Benaki Museum-Greece and elsewhere.


    Some of the most important individual exhibitions:

    1976 Gimpel-Weitzenhoffer, New York
    Schoeller, Dusseldorf, Germany
    1977 Sevrugian & Bahls, Heidelberg, Germany
    Axiom, Köln, Germany€
    1978 Zygos, Nicosia, Cyprus
    Art Basel, Switzerland
    Schoeller, Düsseldorf, Germany
    1979 Saalbau, Darmstand, Germany
    1980 Gallerie W, Wupertal, Germany
    1981 Kunoldstrasse 34 gallerie, Kasel, Germany
    1982 ArtNow Gallerie, Mannheim, Germany
    1984 Art Gallery, Indiana, USA
    Oxford University, Oxford, England
    1986 Museum Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    1987 Axiom, Köln, Germany
    1988 Luxus Berlin Gallerie, Berlin, Germany
    1992 Gallerie W, Wupertal, Germany
    1993 Art Now Gallerie, Mannheim, Germany
    1999 Hotel de Ville, Strasbourg, France
    Art Athina, Athens, Greece
    Photography Show, New York, U.S.A
    2000 MIART, Milan, Italy
    2002 Kelsey Museum, Ann Arbor-Michigan
    2006 Radiant Light Gallery, Portlant, USA
    2008 Kydoniefs Fountation, Andros, Greece
    2010 Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Athens, Greece
    2012 Throckmorton Fine Art, New York, "Colors of Passion"
    2015 Museo de Arte Moderno de Barranquilla, Colombia
    2016 Pablo Goebel Fine Art, Mexico City
    2017 Skoufa Gallery Athens, Greece
    2017 GABO por Dimitris Yeros. Biblioteca Meira Delmar, Barranquilla, Colombia
    2020 A Lesbos Diary. Throckmorton Fine Art. New York

    The following books have also been published on his work:

    1976 The Sparkling Bathtub (published by Kastaniotis)
    1977 Photoseries: Photopoem (published by Phyllo)
    1984 Yeros with text by Yannis Patilis (published by Phorkys)
    1986 Book-catalogue: Dimitris Yeros (published by The Bochum Museum)
    1998 D.Yeros with an essay by Pr.Chr. Christou (published by The Prefecture of Biotia)
    1998 Theory of the Nude with an introduction by Peter Weiermair Director of Rupertinum, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Salzburg, (published by Planodion)
    1999 Periorasis with foreword by the author Michel Deon, Member of the French Academy and introduction by P.Devin, Director of the Centre Regional de la Photographie, France (published by Phyllo)
    2000 For a Definition of the Nude with an introduction by Peter Weiermair, Director of the Rupertinum, Phyllo)
    2001 The Exuberant Flowering of Dimitris Yeros with an essay by John Wood (published by the municipality of Syros - Greece)
    2002 D. Yeros on C.P.Cavafy's poems. Kelsey Museum, Ann Arbor, Michigan. With an assay by Lauren E. Talalay
    2007 D. YEROS, Calendar. Harta Publications. Greece
    2008 Wavelengh: D. Yeros and S. Karavouzis. Kydoniefs Foundation, Greece with an assay by Athens Schina
    2008 Dimitris Yeros. Calendar. Harta publications. Greece
    2010 Shades of Love with foreword by Edward Albee and introduction by John Wood (Published by Insight Editions)
    2015 Dimitris Yeros, Photographing Gabriel Garcia Marquez, with foreword by Edward Lucie Smith and afterword by Dimitris Yeros. Kerber Verlag, Germany
    2016 Another Narcissus, with a poem by Edward Albee and introduction by John Wood. Phyllo Editions, Greece
    2020 A Lesbos Diary. Throckmorton Fine Art. New York

    The following books are available to order: Click on the image for full details.

    • Shades Of Love
    • Theory Of The Nude
    • For A Definition Of The Nude
    • Periorasis
    • D. Yeros

    Shades Of Love - Dimitris Yeros

    Book "Shades Of Love" Out now in Greece (January 2011 for the rest of the world). Click on the image to see some excrepts from the book. Price: €60 + postage

    The book Shades of Love was in 2011 on the shortlist for the ten top books honored by the American Library Association.

    Lesbos Diary Frontpage Footer

    A Lesbos Diary

    Published by Throckmorton Fine Art, New York 2020

    Zoom Magazine - Dimitris Yeros

    Click here to see samples from the portfolio on Dimitris Yeros as they appeared in the 2011 July issue of ZOOM magazine.

    Eyemazing Magazine fp

    Click here to see samples from the portfolio on Dimitris Yeros as they appeared in the 2012 March issue of EYEMAZING magazine.

    Dimitris Yeros Photographing Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Dimitris Yeros Photographing Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Published by Kerber Photo Art

    © 2017 Dimitris Yeros