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Student Showcase Archive

Lito Kattou

MA work

MA work

  • This Star is Relatively Young

    This Star is Relatively Young, Lito Kattou 2017
    steel, plastic, chrome,aluminium, perspex, digital embroidery on Lycra textile, hematite magnets
    dimensions variable

  • Fighting with the Sun

    Fighting with the Sun, Lito Kattou 2017
    styrofoam,metal gilding, digital print on textile, sounds, blacklights, performers
    dimensions variable

  • Solar Love for the Rapid Felines

    Solar Love for the Rapid Felines, Lito Kattou 2016
    1x1m each copper sheet

  • Solar Love for the Rapid Felines

    Solar Love for the Rapid Felines, Lito Kattou 2016
    aluminum, digital embroidery on Lycra textile
    dimensions variable

  • Their Hands, (SLRF vol.2)

    Their Hands, (SLRF vol.2), Lito Kattou 2016
    galvanized aluminum, steel
    dimensions variable

This Star is Relatively Young

The star is relatively young. It would be pure utopia, claimed the exhausted human.



  • MA Degree


    School of Humanities


    MA Sculpture, 2017

  • Lito Kattou develops constellations of sculptural works, produced in dialogue with writing. Part of an emergent continuum of production, the artworks negotiate understandings of materiality and subjectivity through a composition of practices, spanning from digital fabrication to thermochemical elaborations.

    Articulated as weapons, skins, or cosmic elements, Kattou’s works engage with the sculptural potentiality of flatness, processes of embodiment and the transfigurations of material properties within the margins of space and time. Her practice talks about what comes before and after the body, the possibility of its presence and absence, its representation and its abstraction.

     Subjectivation in Kattou’s work is understood as a series of tactics for the production and the conditioning of the self and the other. The subject is presented as a wanderer, transcending identity and categorization: a composition of voices shifting equivocally between dialogue and monologue. Space, form and narrative is structured around traces left from acts of attack and defence, modes of roaming and intimate communication. 

  • Degrees

  • BA Fine Arts, Athens School of Fine Arts, 2013
  • Exhibitions

  • *bang!, Daily Lazy Projects, Athens 2017; It looks like up to me, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens 2017; Fighting with the Sun,, London 2017 (solo); Solar Love for the Rapid Felines, Pierre Poumet, Bordeaux 2016 (solo); The Equilibrists, New Museum NY & DESTE Foundation, Benaki Museum, Athens 2016; Ra Radiance, Radical Reading, Athens 2014 (solo)