Curiculum Vitae

//Educational Background//

Mantalena Olga Tigkili was born in 1995 in Athens.

In 2012 she starts her Drawing Studies at Beldekos Panayiotis and Sarasitis Dimitris Studio of Drawing and Painting.

In 2013 she graduates from Gerakas Art School, where in addition to general courses she studies Art and Theater.

The same year she is accepted in Athens Fine Arts University where she studies  painting near the painters: Antonopoulos Aggelos  and Michalis Manusakis.

She also  studies as second university subject  Scenography – Costumes with Lily Pezanou.

In 2019 she graduates with a first-class honour degree from the Fine Arts University of Athens.

 

//Seminars//

  • 2014, Participation in the design and manufacture of footwear, in the workshop of Free Studies Askardamikti, Greece - Athens.
  • 2014, Participation in Film Workshops, Film Factory with Giorgos Tseberopoulos, Greece - Athens.

 

//Group Exhibitions//

  • 2021, Dimensional - Bremen - Wenn Kunst Kunst begegnet, Am Brill 15-17, Germany - Bremen.
  • 2019, Graduates exhibition 2017-2018 & 2018-2019, Curator Iliana Fokianaki, N.Kessanlis - Athens School of Fine Arts, Greece - Athens.
  • 2019, Human Landscapes, Thesis Exhibition, N.Kessanlis - Athens School of Fine Arts, Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, 6. September 1955 Istanbul – 63 years later, Michael Cacoyannis Foundation, Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, Scenography – Costumes Exhibition ASKT 2017-18, Athens School of Fine Arts,Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, Athens School of Fine Arts - Stoart Korai - Competition graduate, StoartKorai, Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, Choices 3, “A. Tassos “ Municipal Gallery, Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, Beat, from Portraits to selfies, curator Mette Line Pedersen, Old Library Hall of the Athens School of Fine Arts, Greece - Athens.
  • 2017, Choices 2, Polytropon Gallery, Greece - Athens 2015, Athens Fine Art University students, Grigoriadhs Gallery, Greece - Athens.

//Projects//

  • 2020, "*Istorima - Human Landscapes", Painting Installation, Vision Kultur Creative Hub Community, Germany - Bremen.
  • 2020, "Life is a Cabaret", Painting Commission, Bürger Zentrum Neue Vahr e.V, Germany - Bremen,
  • 2020, "Upcycling Projekt", Concept design - Mural, Bürger Zentrum Neue Vahr e.V., Germany - Bremen.
  • 2020, "WIR SIND - Tafel der Frauen", Costume Design in collaboration with Fashion Designer Shang Hong Chou, Bürger Zentrum Neue Vahr e.V., Germany - Bremen.

 

//Workshops - Lectures//

  • 2020, The Color Concept - K.S.A. : High School Kurt-Schumacher-Allee, Germany - Bremen.

 

//Scholarships//

  • 2020, “Scholarship for free-creative artists in the coronavirus crisis, production funding through a comprehensive sendes scholarship program” - The Senator for Culture, Germany - Bremen.

 

//Cinema//

  • 2021, Set Designer - Art Director, "Die Glocken" by Christine Jezior - MAAM - Music Art and More Production, Germany - Bremen.
  • 2019, Costume Assistant, McDonald’s Greece Team - "Under the Rainbow" Commercial, Greece - Athens.
  • 2019, Dresser, "Unknown Woman" by Vicky Manoli and Linos Christodoulou, Ant1 (TV-Series), Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, Costume Assistant, "In the Strange Pursuit of Laura Durand" by Dimitris Bavelas, Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, Costume Assistant, "iDENTiTy" by Panos Papas and Christine Charalambous, Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, Set – Costume Assistant, "Incidentally" by Konstantinos Economou, Greece - Athens.
  • 2016, Assistant art director (Pre-Prod.)/Props Master, "A necessary story" by Aggelos Abazoglou, Greece - Athens.
  • 2016, Set Designer – Costume Assistant, "Maniera Greca" by Kirineos Papadimatos, Greece - Athens.
  • 2016, Set Designer, "Daltonman" by Konstadinos Tsiodoulos, Greece - Athens 2015, Set Designer Assistant, "Ashes" by Stratos Tzitzis, Greece - Athens.

 

//Theater//

  • 2021, Costume and Set Designer Assistant," Wüst oder die Marquise von O.... – Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill!"- Enis Maci by Elsa Sophie Jach, Bremen Theater, Germany - Bremen.
  • 2021, Set Design Assistant, "Pagliacci oder der Bajazzo"- Ruggero Leoncavallo by Ulrike Schwab, Bremen Theater, Germany - Bremen.
  • 2019, Costume Assistant, "Der Kaukasische Kreidekreis" – Bertolt Brecht by Peter Kleinert, Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz, Germany - Berlin.
  • 2019, Set - Costume Designer, "Emergencies : Blood Enemies – Organic Immigrant"- ARKAS, by Babis Klaliotis, Ear Victoria – Apo koinou Theater, Greece - Athens.
  • 2018, Painter in Set Design Studio by Christos Chamzalaris, Greece - Athens.

 

//Languages//

  • Greek (Native)
  • English (C2 Certificate)
  • German (B2 Certificate)