MeniMeni Karakitsou lives and works in the city of Thessaloniki, at Northern Greece, where she was born. She has been painting since her childhood. She has studied economics and had a successful Bank career, till recently.

Studies

Her first studies in painting started in 1990 and she accomplished a 2-year study in Byzantine icons painting. In 2012, she graduated from a 3-year College of Art.

In 2014, she was trained and obtained expertise in the field of watercolors, her mentor being George Politis, the award-winning and world renowned watercolors painter.

Since 2012, she has been a member of the painters club “Thessaloniki Colors Gallery”.

 

Solo/Group Shows, Exhibitions

  • April 2016, International Watercolor Exhibition, Fabriano, Italy
  • November 2015, Solo exhibition under the title “From the Inside Out”, MACEDONIA PALACE, Thessaloniki
  • September 2015, Govedarou Art Gallery, Thessaloniki
  • June 2015, PAPATZIKOU ART GALLERY, Veria, N. Greece
  • March 2015, Hotel Metropolitan, Thessaloniki
  • February 2015, Thessaloniki Colors Gallery
  • May 2014, Fashion and Color, PROPILEON Gallery, Thessaloniki
  • April 2013, Triennial “snake’s egg”, Thessaloniki
  • March 2013, Osaka, Japan
  • June 2012, Sigean, France
  • May 2012, “International day of Color”, Thessaloniki Colors Gallery
  • June 2011 and May 2010, exhibitions with the title “6th sense” held at Vafopoulio Inst., Thessaloniki