Artist & Writer, Royal College of Art
Bill Balaskas (b. Thessaloniki, Greece, 1983) studied Economics & Business Administration before deciding to completely change direction by studying film and video at the Royal College of Art, in London. His work has been widely exhibited internationally. Recent and forthcoming solo exhibitions include presentations at Institut Français de Thessalonique, Greece (2011); Jewish Museum, London; and Sketch Gallery, London (both 2010). Recent and forthcoming group exhibitions and screenings include presentations at Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York (2011); Musée des Abattoirs, Toulouse; British Film Institute, London; Werk-Raum Gallery, Berlin; and A Foundation, Liverpool (all 2010). Bill is, also, an awarded writer (British Council of Greece, 2005) and screenwriter (Houston International Film Festival, 2006) and he regularly contributes to international conferences.