ACADEMICS

  • Amaryllis Siniossoglou

    Contact Information
    Office LRC-325/WCC 106
    508-929-8827
    msiniossoglou@worcester.edu

    Education
    PEP, Royal College of Art, London, England
    MFA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
    DSAP, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux - Arts, Paris, France
    School of Art, Athens, Greece

    Amaryllis Siniossoglou is a Professor in Studio Art in the Visual and Performing Arts Department at Worcester State University. She studied Painting and Drawing in Athens, Greece, Sculpture at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris, France. Earned the Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture and Printmaking at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and completed the Post Experience Program at the Royal College of Art, in London, England. In 1999 she was awarded the Distinguished Teaching Award from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
    As an artist she actively shows nationally and internationally. Her artwork involves painting, sculpture, printmaking, digital media and book arts, and is included in museums and collections.

    Languages: English, French, Italian, Greek

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  • Courses Taught
    • Drawing
    • 2D Design
    • Cross Media Studio
    • Printmaking
    • Book Arts
    • Illustration
    • Painting
    • Watercolor
    • Sculpture
    • Independent Studies
    Publications

    SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    • 2011 Gallery 7, Athens, Greece
    • 2009 Kouros Gallery, New York, NY
    • 2007 Gallery 7, Athens, Greece
    • 2006 South Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
    • 2003 Anemos Gallery, Athens, Greece
    • 1999 Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
    • 1996 Ekfrassis, Gallery, Athens, Greece
    • 1993 BOSCH Gallery, Athens, Greece

    SELECTED INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL EXHIBITIONS (selected)
    2015
    Community of Artists, Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA
    International Miniprint 2015, Kazanlak, Bulgaria
    2014
    Palate to Plate, The Boston Printmakers, Newport Museum, RI
    5th Painting and Mixed Media Competition, Lessedra Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
    VIII Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition, Vancouver, British Columbia
    XIth FIRA, International Design Bookbinding Forum, Contemporary Art Museum at Carré d’Art, Nimes, France
    6th International Bienniale for the Artist’s Book, Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt
    2013
    Tomas Transtromer-To Go Into Reality Itself, Nobel Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
    12eme Biennale Internationale de la Reliure d’Art, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
    Traveling Printmaking exhibition, organized by the Greek Chamber of Fine Arts,
    Shanghai, China
    International Contemporary Engraving Biennial, Ionescu Art Museum, Romania
    La Reliure en Papier, La Fibre Creative, Bibliothèque Carnegie, Reims, France
    2012
    Paris Relie, Le Paris des Relieurs Contemporains, Paris, France
    The Other Greece, Kouros Gallery, New York, NY
    Exposition Internationale de Reliures d’Art, Chateaux d’Aigle, Aigle, Switzerland
    Plan B-Contemporary Printmaking Exhibitio MIET/Cultural Institute of the National, Bank of Greece, Athens, Greece
    19th International Triennial of Original Graphic Prints - Graphic Art of the Balkan Countries, Grenchen, Switzerland
    7th International Triennial of Graphic Art-Bitola 2012, National Institute and Museum, Bitola, Macedonia
    Fourth International Miniature Print Biennale Exhibition, Ottawa School of Art, Ottawa, Canada
    2011
    Xth FIRA International Forum of Fine Bookbinding, Biekorf Library, Bruges, Belgium
    From Dublin to LA & Back, Monster Truck Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
    The 16th International Print Biennial Varna, Varna, Bulgaria
    Open Print Competition, The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society, England
    Painting and Mixed Media Competition 2011, Lessedra Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
    2010
    Accrochage -Selected New & Established Talent, Kouros Gallery, New York
    Contemporary Realism Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum, IN
    Expressivearts, Marran Gallery, Lesley University, Boston
    2009
    Art-Athina, International Contemporary Art Fair, Athens, Greece
    Québec Reliée Comme Jamais, Bibliothèque Myriam et .Robert Ouimet d’HEC,Montréal, Canada
    Field Report, Smith College, Northampton, MA and Kellogg University Gallery, Pomona, CA
    Dual Action, Jewett Art Gallery, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
    2008
    First Mediterranean Printmaking Triennial, Rhodes, Greece
    Identity, CAFA Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Naestved Exhibition of Square Prints, Naestved, Denmark
    Québec Reliée Comme Jamais, Bibliothèque de l'Assemblée Nationale, Montreal, Canada
    P/NE-Large Works on Paper, Promenade Gallery, Hartford, CT
    The Nature of Things, De Cordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA
    Contemporary Ruin, California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum, CA
    2007
    IX F.I.R.A. Forum International de la Reliure d’Art, Musée Gutenberg, Freiburg, Switzerland International Contemporary Engraving Biennial Exhibition, Ion Ionescu Art Museum, Bulgaria Earth Matters: International Art Exhibit 2007, University of Texas-Pan American, TX
    V International Artistic Bookbinding Competition, Vilnius, Lithuania
    The Nature of Things, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
    Printmaking Show, Averoff Museum of Art, Metsovo, Greece
    2006
    5thEgyptian International Print Triennale, Cairo, Egypt
    National Print Exhibition, Monmouth University, NJ
    2005
    8eme Biennale Internationale de la Reliure d’Art, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
    Selected Works from Contemporary American Printmakers, Saddleback College Art Gallery, Mission Viejo, CA
    De la Dominoterie a la Marbrure, Bibliotheque du Chateau de Chantilly, France
    VIII Forum International de la Reliure d’Art, Galerie des Hospices, Limoges, France
    2004
    VII International Art Triennial ’04, Majdanek, Poland
    Sixty Square Inches, 14th Biennial National Small Print Exhibition,
    Purdue University Galleries, West Lafayette, IN
    2003
    International Print Biennal Varna ’03, Varna, Bulgaria
    IV International Artistic Bookbinding Symposium "Book", Vilnius, Lithuania
    Art Exhibition, Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, NY
    2002
    11th International Exhibition Small Graphic Forms, Lodz, Poland
    VII Forum International de la Reliure d’Art, Athens, Greece
    Il Cantico delle Creature, Mostra Internationale di Rilegatura d'Art, Basilica di San Paolo, Palazzo Communale, Sala degli Archi, Italy
    Purdue University Galleries, West Lafayette, IN
    2001
    VIeme Biennale Internationale de la Reliure d’Art, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France,
    International Print Biennial Varna, Varna Bulgaria
    Reflections in Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA
    2000
    VI International Art Triennale ’00, Majdanek, Poland,
    The Sixth International Biennial of Art, Milanovac, Jugoslavia
    7e Biennale Internationale d’ Estampe Contemporaine, Paris, France
    Miniare-Biennale Internationale d’ Estampe de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Printmaking Triennale ’00, Pieridis Museum, Athens, Greece
    Saint-Exupery, Place Bellecour, Lyon, France
    1999
    Beauty and Simplicity, Ludwighburg, Stuttgart, Germany
    International Small Forms Art Exhibition, Palazzo Correr, Venice, Italy
    Veme Biennale Internationale de la Reliure d’Art, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
    VI Forum International de la Reliure d’Art, Venice, Italy
    1998
    2nd International Biennal, Raciborz ’98, Poland
    Masks in Venice, Palazzo Correr, Venice, Italy
    International Female Artists’ Exhibition, Art Addiction Gallery,Stockholm, Sweden
    1997
    Osaka Triennale 1997-Print, Osaka, Japan
    IV Biennale Europeene de la Reliure d’Art, St Jean-de-Luz, France19th
    V International Art Triennale ’97, Majdanek, Poland
    1996
    Survey of Contemporary American Prints, Lankershim Gallery, North Hollywood, CA,
    Annual Juried Art Show, Fort Morgan Museum, CO
    1995
    18th International Independent Exhibition of Prints, Kanagawa, Japan
    2nd Plain Air Sculpture Exhibition, National Garden, Athens, Greece
    1994
    Portrait Exhibition, Greek Sculptors’ Association, Athens, Greece
    1992
    Art is Justice, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France (presentation, film, happening)
    1990
    Drawings and Sculptures, Atelier Delahaye, Centre Culturel Chinois, Paris, France

    Honors and Grants

    AWARDS

    2014 Certificate of Appreciation
    6th International Bienniale for the Artist’s Book, Bibliotheca Alexandrina,
    Alexandria, Egypt

    2012 Purchase Award
    Fourth International Miniature Print Biennale Exhibition
    Ottawa School of Art, Ottawa, Canada

    2008 Special Price
    7th Lessedra World Print Annual, Lessedra Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria

    2007 Second Place Award
    V International Artistic Bookbinding Competition, Vilnius, Lithuania

    2004 Blanche E. Colman Award
    Blanche E. Colman Foundation, Boston, MA

    2000 Blanche E. Colman Award
    Blanche E. Colman Foundation, Boston, MA

    1999 First Place Award
    38th Annual Juried Fine Art Exhibition, Tri-State Plus ’99, Beaumont, TX

    1999 Diploma of Excellence
    International Small Forms Art Exhibition, Venice, Italy

    1999 Third Prize Award
    Work in Process, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

    1998 Certificate of Merit
    Masks in Venice, Palazzo Correr, Venice, Italy

    1997 Diploma of excellence
    International Female Artists Art Exhibition, Stockholm, Sweden

    1996 Merit Award
    Annual juried Art Show, Fort Morgan Museum, CO

    1993 BOSCH Company Award
    Annual competition for young artists, Athens, Greece

    GRANTS

    • 2012-2013 Faculty Mini-Grant, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA
    • 2010-2011 Faculty Mini-Grant, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA
    • 2007-2008 Faculty Mini-Grant, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA
    • 2006-2007 Faculty Mini-Grant, Worcester State University, Worcester, MA
    WORKS IN PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
    • DeCordova Museum, Zea Meys Print Portfolio, MA
    • Royal College of Art, Printmaking Archive, London, England
    • International Graphics Museum, Cairo, Egypt
    • Majdanek Museum, Majdanek, Poland
    • Printmaking Museum, Athens, Greece
    • Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt
    • Museum of Christian and Popular Art, Andros, Greece
    • Municipal Museum of Kerkyra, Kerkyra, Greece
    • Print Collection, University of Dallas, TX
    • Bibliotheque du Chateau de Chantilly, Paris, France
    • Kaireios Library, Andros, Greece
    • Rare Book Room, Smith College, Northampton, MA
    • Cultural Center-Biennial Fund, Gornji Milanovac, Jugoslavia
    • Graphic Art Gallery Fund, Varna, Bulgaria
    • Giannis Papakonstantinou Collection, Greece
    • Private collections