People / Christos Dikeakos

Artist. Christos Dikeakos was born in Thessaloniki, Greece in 1946. He moved to Vancouver in 1956, and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the University of British Columbia in 1970. Working primarily in photography and text, Dikeakos’ work has been included in the exhibitions Topographies (Vancouver Art Gallery, 2004), Displaced Histories (Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, 1995), and Faking Death: Canadian Art Photography (Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, 2006). Public commissions include The Lookout, a collaboration with architect Noel Best (False Creek, Vancouver). Published art projects include “A Vast and Featureless Expanse: the car-rides and street scans, 1969/71” in Unfinished Business: Photographing Vancouver Streets, 1955 to 1985 (Presentation House Gallery, 2003) and “Glue Pour and the Viscosity of Fluvial Flows as Evidenced in Bottle-Gum Glue Pour Jan. 8. 70 9:30 to 11:30” in Robert Smithson in Vancouver: A Fragment of a Greater Fragmentation (Vancouver Art Gallery, 2004). Dikeakos is represented by Catriona Jeffries Gallery.

  1. 10. Mimic Baxters
    Christos Dikeakos (Collage)
  2. 11. Untitled (6th Avenue)
    Christos Dikeakos (Photograph)
  3. 12. Untitled (6th Avenue at the foot of Oak St.)
    Christos Dikeakos (Photograph)
  4. 13. Wnston Collage Manual
    Christos Dikeakos (Book)
  5. 14. Exhibition Catalogue: 955,000
    Christos Dikeakos and Lucy Lippard (Ephemera)
  6. 15. (Art Show) Broadway Auctions
    Christos Dikeakos (Ephemera)
  7. 16. Smithson Glue Pour: documentation
    Lucy Lippard, Ilya Pegonis, Robert Smithson, and Denis Wheeler (Photograph)
  8. 17. Under Such Circumstances
    Christos Dikeakos (Collage)