About the Artist
who is antigoni
Antigoni Solomonidou Droussiotou is an artist photographer and journalist.
She studied “Documentary Photography” in Wales, U.K. and since 1977 she practices photography. She has made 16 solo exhibitions in Cyprus, Switzerland, Greece, Germany, England, Belgium (European Commission, Berlaymont Presidents’ Gallery and European Council, Lex Building), New York (United Nation’s Secretarial Lobby), Capitol Washington USA, London (LSE Atrium Gallery for Hellenic Observatory “20 year anniversary”). She participated in various group exhibitions and she represented Cyprus in different biennale and international exhibitions. She has won three international awards. She has published three photographic books and one with interviews from Cypriot politicians and artists. Her photographs are in private collections all over the world. She works mostly with black and white. Her inspirations are people and light, gestures and details, places and shapes. She understands the emotions and expresses them through her photographic lens.
She lives and works in Cyprus