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Dimitris Yeros (born 1948) is a Greek artist-photographer.

Dimitris Yeros is one of the most influential Greek artists of his generation[1] and one of the first Greek artists to present Performances, Body Art, Video Art and Mail Art.

He has had 52 individual exhibitions of his works held in Greece and abroad[2]: in Köln, Düsseldorf, New York, Kassel, Strasbourg, Bochum (The Bochum Museum), Oxford (Oxford University), Darmstadt, Indiana, USA (Ball State Art Gallery), Heidelberg, Nicosia, Mannheim Milan, Ann Arbor-Michigan (Kelsey Museum), Berlin, and elsewhere. He has also participated in numerous international group exhibitions, Biennials and Triennials in many parts of the world.

The following books with his works have been published: the collection The Sparkling Bathtub (Kastaniotis Ed., 1976); the photoseries Photopoem (Phyllo, 1977); the art book Yeros with text by Yannis Patilis (Phorkys, 1984); Dimitris Yeros, a book-catalogue of painting works (The Bochum Museum, 1986); D. Yeros, a book of painting works with an essay by Professor Chr. Christou (Prefecture of Viotia, 1998); Theory of the Nude, a book of photographs with an introduction by P.Weiermair (Planodion, 1998); Periorasis, a book of photographs with a foreword by Michel Deon and an introduction by P. Devin (Phyllo, 1999); For a Definition of the Nude, a book of photographs with an introduction by P. Weiermair (Phyllo, 2000); D. Yeros, a book of painting works with an essay by John Wood (Ermoupolia 2001).

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At present he is working on another book with photographs based on the poems of C. P. Cavafy.


Works by Dimitris Yeros are to be found in many private collections, national galleries and museums both in Greece and abroad,

such as the British Museum and the National Portrait Gallery in London, the Getty Museum in Los Angeles,

the International Center of Photography in New York, the Tama Art University Museum in Tokyo and others.

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