Nayia Yiakoumaki

Guest Speaker - 2007

Presently Archive Research Curator at the Whitechapel Gallery, London, Nayia Yiakoumaki is an artist and curator. She studied Photography at the London College of Printing and is pursuing a PhD on the theme of institutional archives and their curatorial potential.

Yiakoumaki has exhibited widely in Europe and her work is in the collections of the Museum of Photography (Thessaloniki) and the Museum of Design and Architecture (Chicago). Recent projects include ‘A-topia’ (Goethe Institute, Athens), ‘Trajectorias’ (Museum of Modern Art Rio de Janeiro) and the public art commission ‘Youth’ for the 2004 Athens Olympics. Prior to her current post at the Whitechapel she was Assistant Curator, Department of Visual Arts, Goldsmiths College.

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  • The Whitechapel Files

    Tuesday 01 May, 2007,
    17:15 to 19:00

    Lecture Theatre, Chelsea College of Art & Design