Augusta Atla

Painter / visual artist (DK)

CPH DK 2017

2014 - 2016

I lived in Athens, Greece (with smaller trips to Delphi, Ydra, Elefsina, Epidaurus, Naplio), where I also founded and ran the contemporary art space ATELIER ATHENS

 

2007 - 2014

I undertook the Grand Tour and lived in Venice, Milan, Turin, Ascea and Rome, Italy and in Paris, France - incl. smaller trips to Florence, Bologna, Viterbo, Capri, Verona, Padova, Lucca, Pisa, Mantova, Pompeii, Paestum, Parma, Cremona, Naples, Arezzo, Aix-en-provence, Nice and so on

 

2003 - 2007

I lived in London, UK (with an internship 3 months in NYC, US)

 

 

RESEARCH

2017 - 18

Karpathos, Greece. short ART RESEARCH: Greek folk costumes

Knossos Palace, Crete, Greece. short ART RESEARCH: Minoan Culture / Art

Madrid, Spain. short ART RESEARCH: Baroque, Velazquez, Ingres

Sicily, Italy. short ART RESEARCH: Ancient Greek Art

Delos, Greece. short ART RESEARCH: Ancient Greek Sculpture

 

2014 - 16

Athens, Greece. 2 years ART RESEARCH: Greek Ancient sculpture & mythologies (Athens, incl. trips to Delphi, Elefsina, Epidarus, Naplio)

 

2015

Torino, Italy. 1 month ART. RESEARCH: Arte Povera

 

2014

Nisyros, Greece. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Colour & Greek folk art

Ascea & Napoli, Italy. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Colour and Baroque Architecture

Paris, France. 1 year ART RESEARCH: Colour & textiles traditions

 

2013

Athens, Greece. 2 months ART RESEARCH: Ancient Greek Mythology and Tragedy

 

2012

Milan, Italy. 3 months ART RESEARCH: Leonardo Da Vinci, The Last Supper, italian folk art / textiles

Athens, Greece. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Greek folk art

Venice, Italy. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Byzantine art

 

2011

Rome, Italy. 3 month ART RESEARCH: Baroque art

Paris, France. 4 months ART RESEARCH: Collection of Louvre, Feminism, Picasso

Athens, Greece. 3 months ART RESEARCH: Ancient Greek Sculpture, Feminism

 

2010

Pompeii, Italy. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Pompeii archaeological site

Paris, France. short ART RESEARCH: Impressionism, Symbolism

South of France. short ART RESEARCH: Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism, Matisse, Chagall, Cezanne

 

2007 - 2008

Venice & Rome, Italy. 1 year ART RESEARCH: Byzantine, Gothic, Early Renaissance, Renaissance, Mannerism, Baroque, Rococo, Neo-Classicism (living in Venice and Rome, inc. trips to Padova, Cremona, Parma, Pisa, Verona, Bologna, Florence, Lucca, Arezzo, Viterbo)

 

 

 

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCY

2014

The Danish Institute at Athens, Athens, Greece

Sterna Residences, Nysiros Greece

Ascea Residency, Ascea, Italy

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

 

2013

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

The Danish Institute at Athens, Athens, Greece

The National Workshop for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2012

VIR Via-Farini-in-residence, Milan Italy

Ionion Center for the Arts and Culture, Greece

The National Workshop for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2011

The Danish Institute in Rome, Rome, Italy

The Danish Institute at Athens, Athens, Greece

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France / Awarded by The Danish Art Council

 

2010

San Cataldo Residency, Scala, Italy

 

2008

Montana Residency, Denmark

The National Workshop for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2006

The National Workshop for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark