Eileen Botsford Velissaropoulos
Eileen Botsford is a New Media Public Artist living between London and Athens and working internationally. She holds a BAhons in Public Art and Design from Chelsea College of Art & Design and an MFA in Theatre Design from The Slade School of Fine Art. Eileen works as a New Media Public Artist, on vast spectrum of on-site and on-line projects and commissions, and has exhibited on an international basis in group and solo exhibitions. Eileen has also won 2nd Best Experimental Video Award 05 at Strange Screen VI, Salonica Cinema Museum. Publications and interviews include Vogue Hellas , Gynaika Magazine, ‘Greek Modern Pioneers 06’ The British Council, Kathimerini Newspaper and various online publications.
She is currently working towards her next LiveArt.gr project taking place in April 2011 at Vrisaki, Athens and her next exhibition taking place in the Fall of 2011 at the ArtVille Gallery Athens, Greece. In 2010 Eileen completed her latest LiveArt project and exhibition called Amalias36 and her Syros based LiveArt project called ‘In Memory of’ . In 2009, amongst other projects, Eileen also exhibited and represented Greece in the 2009 Florence Biennale.