Effie Fotaki studied Photography at the Faculty of Graphic Arts and Design [T.E.I.] of Athens in Greece and holds an MA degree in Visual Culture from the University of Westminster in London, UK. She specialises in portrait and documentary photography and works extensively with the local community. She lives and works in London.
Some of her clients include Save the Children, the Museum of London and she has worked as a visiting tutor at the London College of Communication. In November 2006 she co-published the book 'Independent London Store Guide' a book on the best independent shops in London (www.independentlondon.com).
AIR @ the Morley College Gallery, London
|2 - 28 /10/07||Joint||Photomonth 2007 @ the Arts Pavillion, Mile End Park|
|26/7/07-30/10/07||Personal||Community in Portrait-Hackney Libraries|
|3-13/05/07||Joint||APT Gallery [Work selected by Matthew Collings and Emma Biggs]|
|27/10/06-25/2/07||Joint||‘Belonging’ at the Museum of London [portraits of Turkish-Kurdish refugees in London]|
|10/8/06 – 15/10/06||Personal||Exhibition of portraits of independent shop owners in an empty Kensington Church St shop|
|1 – 4/10/04||Personal||Platforma Video Festival [Athens – Greece]|
|22 – 27/11/03||Joint||RCA Secret / Royal College of Art [UK]|
|14/05 – 14/07/03||Joint||Screen West [West London – UK]|
|1/10 – 30/10/01||Personal||Online exhibition hosted by the mexican magazine zonezero [http://www.zonezero.com]|
|2 – 9 May 2001||Personal||Music School of Larissa [Larissa – Greece]|