Ilias Bourgiotis, born in Athens, is a freelance photographer (that contributes photos to a number of magazines and newspapers). 


                                 
In 2016 personal exhibition in the Sismanoglio Megaro, Istanbul, Turkey.

In 2016 personal exhibition in the Image Gallery, Athens, Greece.

in 2015 group exhibition, Photo Festival, Chios, Greece. 

in 2015 group exhibition, Ikastikos Cycle, Athens, Greece.

in 2014 group exhibition, National Bank of Serbia, Beograd, Serbia.

in 2013 group exhibition in the Benaki  Museum, Athens, Greece.

In 2013 group exhibition in the National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece.

In 2011 personal exhibition in the Image Gallery, Athens, Greece. 

In 2011 personal exhibition in the 9th International Backlight Festival, Tampere, Finland. 

In 2009 personal exhibitions το Fnac, Algarve, to Fnac Colombo & Vasco da Gama, Lisbon, Portugal.

In 2008 personal exhibition το Fnac, Madeira, Portugal.	

In 2008 personal exhibition το Fnac, Athens, Greece.

In 2008 personal exhibition το 15th Athens Photo Festival, Athens, Greece. 

In 2007 personal exhibition το IX  Bienal International De Fotografia, Fotonoviembre, Tenerife, Spain.

In 2006 personal exhibition to Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art.Thessaloniki, Greece. 

In 2006 personal exhibition in the International Month of Photography, Athens, Greece. 

In 2004 personal exhibition in the International Month of Photography, Bratislava ,Slovakia. 

In 2004 personal exhibition at the Museo Citta di Collegno ,Torino, Italy. 

In 2004 participation in the group exhibition at the National Museum of Zadar Croatia. 

From 2000 to 2003 he takes part in exhibitions organized by the Greek Ministry of Media throughout various cities around the world. 

In the period 1994-2001 he photographed countries of the European South. 

In 1997 INTERAMERICAN S.A. published his photographs in its annual calendar. 

In the period 1990-1996 he systematically photographed the territory  of Greece. 

In 1990 he won the first prize in a nationwide competition organised by the Greek Office of Tourism along with the European Economic Community.


His work has been exhibited since 1986 in solo and group exhibitions in Greece as well as the United States of America, Italy, France, Belgium, Finland, Suisse, Denmark, Slovakia,Portugal,Spain among others.


BENAKI MUSEUM, THESSALONIKI MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY and MACEDONIAN MUSEUM of CONTEMPORARY ART include his photos in their collections. His work is also found in personal collections.



Individual Publications:


   THE GAZE OF ETERNITY, Topos publishers, Athens, GREECE, 2016
  
   ATHENS CLASSIC MARATHON, Topos publishers, Athens, GREECE, 2011
  
•	SPECTATORS, GREEKWORKS.COM publishers, New York, USA, 2006

   A STROLL IN ATHENS, Vergas publishers, Athens, GREECE, 2004

•	STREET MUSIC, Motivo publishers, Athens, GREECE, 2004

•    STREET FOOD, Motivo publishers, Athens, GREECE, 2004

   EUROPEAN SOUTH, Ellinika Grammata publishers, Athens, GREECE, 2002

   NEORION - THE SHIPYARDS OF SYROS, KEK NEORION SYROS publishers, Athens, GREECE, 1997

•    UNSEEN GREECE, VIVLIOSYNERGATIKI publishers, Athens, GREECE, 1996



Participation in Collective Publications


   GREECE: TRACES OF TODAY ( Imago Mundi ), FABRICA publications, Benetton Italy, 2015.

   GREEK SEAS, BENAKI MUSEUM and MELISSA  publications, Athens, GREECE, 2013.
   9th INTERNATIONAL BACKLIGHT FESTIVAL, BACKLIGHT FESTIVAL publications, Tampere , FINLAND, 2011.     
   ATHENS PHOTO FESTIVAL 08, HELLENIC CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY publications, Athens, GREECE, 2008.

   GREECE THROUGH PHOTOGRAPHS, MELISSA  publications, Athens, GREECE, 2007.

•	 IX  BIENAL INTERNATIONAL DE FOTOGRAFIA, FOTONOVIEMBRE 2007, TENERIFE PHOTOGRAPHY CENTRE publications,         Τenerife,  SPAIN,  2007.

•	14th INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC MONTH OF ATHENS, HELLENIC CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY publications,                      Athens,  GREECE, 2006.

•	13th INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC MONTH OF ATHENS, HELLENIC CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY publications, Athens, GREECE, 2006.

•	 ANTOLOGICA DI SOGGETTIVA 1991-2006, FOTOGRUPPO L’ ΙNCONTRO publishers, Torino, ITALY 2006.

•    INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC FESTIVAL PHOTOSYNKYRIA 06, THESSALONIKI MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY publishers, Thessaloniki, GREECE, 2006.

•	 BRATISLAVA BY THE BACKDOOR 1918-2005, FOTOFO and CENTRAL EUROPEAN HOUSE OF PHOTOGRAPHY publishers, Bratislava,       SLOVAKIA, 2005.

•	17th INTERNATIONAL TRIENNIAL EXHIBITION OF PHOTOGRAPHY, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF ZADAR publishers, Zadar,  CROATIA,  2004.

•	 INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC MONTH OF BRATISLAVA, MESIAC FOTOGRAFIE publishers, Bratislava, SLOVAKIA 2004.                                                                                                                                                           

   10th INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC MONTH OF ATHENS, HELLENIC CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY publications, Athens,
      GREECE, 2003.  

   JUST BEFORE THE FINISH LINE,  MINISTRY OF CULTURE publications, Athens, GREECE,  2003.  

•    PhotoATHENS .04 special collectors edition of ORGANIZING COMMITTEE OLYMPIC GAMES ATHENS 2004 ,Athens, GREECE, 2002

•	 AEGEAN SEA – PICTURES OF GREECE, LIVANIS publications, Athens, GREECE, 2002

   MODERN GREEK PHOTOGRAPHY- PHOTOTHIKI 1975-97, CD-ROM by PHOTOGRAPHIC CENTER of ATHENS,Athens, GREECE, 1997

•	PHOTOGRAPHIC ROUTES IN AEGEAN SEA, PHOTOGRAPHIC CENTER of SKOPELOS Publications, Skopelos, GREECE. 1997

   PHOTOGRAPHIC CYCLE-PHOTOGRAPHIES, GNOSI publications, Athens, GREECE, 1990

   2nd INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC MONTH OF ATHENS, MINISTRY OF CULTURE publications, Athens, GREECE, 1989.

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