Anna Georghiou MFA

Professional Summary

Creative , multi skilled self employed artist, complementary therapist, teacher and performing musician who enjoys sharing knowledge and initiating  projects in addition to my oil painting studio practice. Experienced in teaching, delivering workshops, mural commissions , live and recorded performances as part of the duo Troubadours Garden. Experienced in working with adults and young people with mental health and special needs, as well as adult learners in colleges, art centres and festival environments. I enjoy connecting groups and organisations, learning and developing through continued  professional development, training and education.

Educational Qualifications

·  Master ofArt Fine Art, Northampton University, Merit, 2010,

·  FoundationAward Art and Design, Cyprus College Of Art, 2005

·  Diploma FineArt, Cyprus College Of Art, 2006

·  PostgraduateCertificate In Fine Art, Cyprus College Of Art , 200

·  BA HonsPsychology / Philosophy, Northampton University,              2002.


Professional qualifications

·        Award in Education and Training (AET)  Level 3, 2020

·        Reiki Master Teacher level, 2020

·        Reiki first, second and third degree, 2018,2019, 2019

·        Reiki Drumming, healing, journeying,  2019

·        Reflexology  ITEC diploma Level3 (distinction) 2018

·        Aromatherapy VTCT diploma Level 3, 2016       

·        Indian Head Massage Certificate, 2017

·        Post 16 Teaching Award (Art and Design), 2007

Teaching, Workshops, Short courses

·        Cornaro Arts Institute Larnaca, Vision and Imagination workshop,live performance 2017 , 2018, 

·        Off Grid Festival, Children’s Song writing & art workshops, 2017

·        Quest Festival, workshops and performance, 2016, UK

·        Buddafield Festival, Vision and imagination & ImaginaryConstellations,  workshops and performances,2013,2014,2015, UK

·        Buddha field Living Arts Gathering, Imaginary Constellations& Vision & Imagination, performance 2012, UK

·        Plough Arts Centre, Vision and Imagination, 2012, Devon

·        Cyprus College Of Art, Artist in residence 2009-2010

·        Cyprus College of Art tutor onthe summer school programs, Paphos and Larnaca, 2007-2010 

·        Cyprus College of ArtPart - time undergraduate, post graduate and Adult education tutor, 2006– 2009

·        Peter Gordern Laurence (PGL) Outdoor Adventure- Group leader , 2001 

Mental Health Sector And Learning Disability 

I have over five years experience working with adults and young people with learning disabilities, acquired brain injury and learning disabilities both as a care assistant / support worker and as an artist leading projects and workshops

Selected Exhibitions:  Solo/ Joint/ Group 

·        Lefkara CulturalCentre mixed exhibition of Art & craft, Cyprus , 2019

·        Green Hills Arts Open  - Group,2019

·        Spirit and Imagination – Gallery Kypriaki Gonia , Solo,Larnaka,  2018

·        Mythos and Memory, Cornaro Arts Institute, Larnaka ,joint 2016

·        A Fourfold Fable – TheGlorious Art House , group, 2014

·         OcmundtuneCreative Arts – group, uk,  2014,

·        In-between places / Imaginary Constellations, Joint ,GalleryKypriaki Gonia,  Cyprus. 2013

·        Plough Arts Centre Torrington, Joint, joint,  Uk . 2011

·         "Imagination is Reality", GalleryKypriaki Gonia, Solo, Cyprus, 2010

·        ART Attack’,travelling, Group Exhibition at UNFICYP Headquarters, Cyprus, 2008

·        DiverCYty’,Collective International touring exhibition, by the Cyprus Chamber Of FineArts and Ministry of Education,                                                  for theOfficial  visit of President Demetris Christofias. Strasbourg European Parliament2008.

·        October 2008,Collective international exhibition EU –‘OUT OF LIMITS’ Laterna Gallery,Slovenija

·        ‘Artists offame and promise’, Gallery Kypriaki Gonia,  Larnaca , Group, 2008

·         ‘50 X 50’ Orpheus Gallery, Group, Limassol,2008,

·        Cypruscollege of art staff exhibition, 2008/2007

·         Morfi gallery limassol ,Group exhibition, 2007

·         ‘Six At Orpheus’, Group Exhibition, Limassol,2006

·        MorfiGallery, Group exhibition,  Limassol ,2005.

Selected Media: News papers, Radio, Magazines,Catalogues  

·        TimeOut Magazine Cyprus, 2018

·        Phonic FM , Roots and shoots, Troubadour's Garden liveperformance and  interview , Phoenix Arts centre.uk . 2016

·         Devon Life Magazine 2012

·        Sound Arts Radio, series of live performance programmes, The Dumnomiamusic collective  Dartington hall  Uk , 2011

·        PIK 2 Radio Cyprus-  Interviewand live performance 2010

·        Chantica magazine, culture, history and nature, Together in ContemporaryArt, EU Grampus Heritage Autumn 2009

·        PIK 2 Radio - Artist interview , Cyprus, 2009

·         Seven Magazine, Creativity from diversity’,Cyprus, 2008

·         Cyprus Weekly, Review Glyn Hughes, ‘Two ofTen at Kypriaki Gonia, 2008

·        Cyprus Weekly, Review Glyn Hughes , Artists Of Fame and Promise,2008

·        , Divercity, Strasbourg European Parliment, exhibition ofpaintings by Cypriot artists for the president of Cyprus visit. 2008

·         Celeste Art Prize Catalogue, winners andshortlisted artists, 2006

Selected Musicperformances

·        Hedgespoken winterShowcase - Dartington Hall, Devon, 2016

·        ​Red Wing ArtsCentre Penzance- 2016 

·        The Cornaro ArtsInstitute with Serena Devi - Cyprus 2016

·        The Cornaro ArtsInstitute Concert  with Ravi Sandankar – and Chris Christos, Cyprus -2013-2018

·        ​Riba Rocks Ecomusic & Arts festival - Catalonia - 2016

·        Troubadour's Gardenand Bob Gallie at The Highwayman - Sourton Devon - 2015

·        ​ ​The Wharf Theatre , with Maggie Squire , Tavistock   

·        Quest Festival,Devon, 2014

·        Dragon Festival -Devon 2015

·        Buddha Field Festival - 2015

·        Castle Drogo Musicday National Trust  -2014 , 2015

·         Riba Rocks, Eco, music and arts festival - Catalonia 2014,2015

·        Fingle Fest - Woodland Trust fingle BridgeDevon -July 2014

·        Common Players Theatre Company at Combe Trenchard Rougemont Exeter 2014

·        Mike Cooper & Local heroes Concert, SouthStreet arts Reading.

·        World Music Festival, Nicosia​​​​, 2009

·        Power House , Art Centre, Paphos​,2008

·        Nurture by Nature Acoustic Cafe Somerset, 2010

Recorded Albums

·        Shape the Clay, Phil Bird with Anna Georghiouand Tim                         Arevik, 2008.

·        ‘In-between Places’ ,Troubadours Garden, 2014

·        ‘Woman Of The Rainbow, Troubadours Garden, 2015 

Hobbies and personalinterests.

Reading, writing, walking,nature, swimming, rivers, animals, wildlife, camping, travel.

Referencesupon Request

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