Born in Thessaloniki, Greece, 1981. She lives and works between Cairo, Paris and New York.


Caressing walls (to K), A PICK GALLERY, Turin, Italy
Touching words, The Factory, Cairo, Egypt

Si Le Nez De Cleopatre…, Darb 1718, Cairo, Egypt

+ – +, Curator: Azad Asifovich, Musée Zadkine, Paris, France
Libro D’oro, Curators: Nicolas Vamvouklis, Suzanna Petot And Alexandra Etienne, Gallerie Delle Prigioni, Luciano Benetton Collections, Treviso, Italy
– – – – – – , Curator: Azad Asifovich, Galerie Mansart, Paris, France
Chez Naussica, Curator: Ifigenia Papamikroulea, French Institute, Athens, Greece

What I Always Wanted To Tell You But Never Dared, Curator: Clémence Mailly, Parasol Projects, New York, Usa 
Siri&Me, Visionairs Gallery, Singapore
L’amour De Loin, Bar, Beirut, Lebanon

The _ _ _ _ _ Is Absent, Galerie Christophe Tailleur At Pulse, Miami, Usa
Dessine Moi Un Arc-En-Ciel, The Institute For Art And Olfaction, Los Angeles, Usa
Fifteen Pairs Of Mouths, Musée De L’ecole Des Mines De Paris, Paris, France
Comment Peut-On Être #Persan, Kara Award Final Project Presentation, Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran 
Mastering The Art Of Contemporary Art In Collaboration With Sean Naftel, Kunsthal Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark 
Mhoauntdh [Mu-Hoh-Uhn-Tuh-Dah], Curators: Amanda Uribe And Che Morales, Spring|Break, New York, Usa

Connecting The Dots, Seaport Studios, New York, Usa 
Dessine Moi Un Arc-En-Ciel, Musée Louis Braille, Coupvray, France

The Legacy Of Nam June Paik In The Post-Digital Age, Two-Artist Show, Shin Gallery, New York, Usa 
Et Dieu Créa L’@, Galerie Propos D’artistes, Paris, France 
L, Ama|Art Museum Of Americas, Washington Dc, Usa


5th Istanbul Design Biennial: Empathy Revisited: Designs For More Than One, Curators: Mariana Pestana With Sumitra Upham And Billie Muraben, Pera Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
Farm To Table, Curators: Kendall Warson, Ye Zhang  And Qinya Guo, Powerlong Museum, Shanghai, China
5th Fotofocus Biennial: Beacon, Curator: Cm Turner, The Alice And Harris K. Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, United States
Hide And See(K), Curator: Yannis Stefanou, Bruxelles, Belgium

Cookbook China, Curators: Nicolas Bourriaud And Andrea Petrini, Today Art Museum, Beijin, China

Cookbook 2019, Curators: Nicolas Bourriaud And Andrea Petrini, La Panacée – Center For Contemporary Art, Montpellier, France
24|7, Curator: Sarah Cook, Somerset House, London, Uk
Autonomie Zéro, Curators: Gilles Alvarez, Dominique Moulon, Biennale Némo, Paris, France
Material Insanity, Curators: Meriem Berrada And Janine Gaëlle Dieudji,  Macaal – Museum Of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden, Marrakesh, Morocco
18th Media Art Biennale Wro: Human Aspect, Curator: Piotr Krajewski, Four Domes Pavilion, Wrocław, Poland
Dramaturkia, Curator: Azad Azifovich, University Of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Chant D’amour, Galerie Dix9, Paris, France
Tetramatyka Festival, Curators: Agnieszka Kubicka-Dzieduszycka, Piotr Krajewski, Ostap Manulyak, Etnographical Museum, Lviv, Ukraine                           

Xcelerator – Beijing Times Art Museum 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Curators: Charles Lindsay And  Saoyu Su, Times Art Museum, Beijing, China *
Hooked, Curator: Hannah Redler Hawes, King’s College Science Gallery, London, Uk
Exile Pavillon, Curators: Marie Deparis-Yafil And Mounir Fatmi, St Louis, Senegal
Shape Open, Curators: Yinka Shonibare, Richard Hunt And David Hevey, The Art Pavilion, London, Uk
What Can Be Seen, Curator: Natasha Becker, Spring, Break, New York, Usa
Id*Entity, Curator: Chloe Athanasopoulou, Float Gallery, Athens , Greece
Notes On Today From Tomorrow, Curator: Cm Turner, Irl Gallery, Cincinnati, Usa

Variation, Curator: Dominique Moulon, Cité Internationale Des Arts, Paris, France
Standard Deviations, Curators: Kelly Jost, Mary Mcclave, Hannah Rozenblat, Ami Yang, Wai Ying  Zhao And Anna Jimenez, Hunter College, New York, Usa
Imagined Homes, Curators: Azad Asifovich Et Jérôme Nivet-Carzon, Thessaloniki Biennale, Thessaloniki, Greece
3rd Mdina Biennale: The Mediterranean: A Sea Of Conflicting Spiritualities, Curators: Dr. Giuseppe, Schembri Bonaci, Nikki Petroni And Melanie Erixon, Mdina, Malta
A Certain Blue Of The Sea Is So Blue That Only Blood Would Be More Red, Curator: Sozita Goudouna, Ionian Parliament, Corfu, Greece

Borderless: In Perspective, Curator: David C. Terry, Lite-Haus Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Une Journée De Coïncidences #4, Curator: François Ronsiaux, Paris, France
Traduire, C’est Trahir. Volet 1, Curator : Azad Asifovich And Sasha Pevak, Galerie Nivet Carzon, Paris, France
Works: Reflections On Failure, Curator: Osmancan Yerebakan, Radiator Gallery, Long Island City, Usa 
Digital Culture, Cica Museum, Gimpo-Si, Korea
12th Athens Digital Arts Festival, Athens, Greece
Do You Hear What I Hear?, Curator: Anthony Elms, Air Gallery, New York, Usa
Spring Exhibition, Curators: Fos, Molly Haslund, Anton Alvarez, Anders Abraham And Thorsten Sadowsky, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark

Digital Migration, Curator: Judith Fegerl, Künstlerhaus Wien, Vienna, Austria
Organizing Chaos, Curators: Cristina Ghetti And Javier Marisco, Incubarte 7 International Art Festival, Valencia, Spain
Wassaic Summer Exhibition, Wassaic Project, Wassaic, Usa
Come To Bed!, Curator: Roya Sachs, Bosi Contemporary, New York, Usa
You Don’t Bring Me Flowers (+ The Mistress Project), Curator: Quang Bao, 68 Project, Berlin, Germany
Counterfeit For Cash, Curator: Douglas Paulson, Flux-Factory, New York, Usa

Screening, 6th Cairo Video Festival, Medrar For Contemporary Art, Cairo, Egypt
Ole.01, Curators: Lello Masucci And Roberta Iadevaia, Museum Pan – Palazzo Delle Arti Napoli, Naples, Italy
Don’t Even Dream!, Curator: Anna Buyvid, Ruarts Gallery, Moscow, Russia 
Gossips, Curator: Łucja Waśko-Mandes, Trafo, Szczecin, Poland
Arte Laguna Prize, Curator: Domenico Quaranta, Venice Arsenale, Venice, Italy
Separation Anxiety, Curator: Lee Wells, Wallplay Gallery, New York, Usa 

Mark-It, Public Art Project Launched At The New Museum Idea City Festival, New York, Usa 
Ceci Est Un Coeur, Dumbo Art Festival, New York, Usa

The Palm Authority Project, Nuit Blanche, Toronto, Canada
Dystorpia, Curators: Gabriel Roldós & Arlan Londoño, Queens Museum, New York, Usa
Screening, 25th Les Instants International Art Festival, Marseille, France
L, Smithsonian Folk Festival, Washington  Dc, Usa

The Palm Authority Project, Bayfront Park, Miami, Usa
Group Show, Uamo Art Festival, Munich, Germany



Residency – Fondation Boghosian, Bruxelles, Belgium
Residency – Townhouse, Cairo, Egypt
Grant – Step Travel Grant From The European Cultural Foundation With The Support Of Compagnia Di San Paolo
Residency – Le18, Marrakech, Morocco
Residency – Chinatown Soup Residency, New York, Usa
Symposium – Mobilités Humaines Et Création Organized By The French Embassy, Teheran, Iran
Residency – Kaaf Institute, Teheran, Iran
Grant – Foundation For Contemporary Art Emergency Grant, New York, Usa
Residency – Victoria Square Project Residency, Athens, Greece
Residency – Beirut Art Residency, Beirut, Lebanon
Residency – Mass Moca’s Residency, North Adams, Usa
Scholarship – Harvestworks, New York, Usa
Residency – Kooshk, Teheran, Iran
Award – Kara Award, Teheran, Iran
Seminar – Nyfa Immigrant Artists Mentorship Program, New York, Usa
Commission – Louis Braille Museum Commission With The Support Of Fondation Givaudan, Coupvray, France
Award – Finalist Of The 1st International Festival Of Electronic Literature Prize, Naples, Italy
Award – Finalist Of The 8th Venice Arte Laguna Prize, Venice, Italy
Grant – Manhattan Community Arts Fund Grant Lmcc Grant, New York, Usa
Award – Winner For The 4th New Media Writing Prize, Bournemouth, Uk
Grant – Turbulence.Org Commission Funded By The Jerome Foundation, New York, Usa
Seminar – Lmcc Artists Summer Institute, New York, Usa
Commission – Ama|Art Of Americas Museum Commission With The Support Of Hugo Boss, Dc, Usa
Winner Of The Scottia Bank, Artist Project Prize, Toronto, Canada




Laura Cumming, 24/7: A Wake-Up Call For Our Non-Stop World Review – In Search Of Lost Time, The Guardian, October 29, 2019
Megan Williams, 24/7 At Somerset House Examines The Perils Of Non-Stop Culture, Creative Review, October 30, 2019  
Augusta Pownall, 50 Artists Respond To Society’s Struggle To Switch Off At Somerset House’s 24/7 Exhibition, Dezeen, October 29, 2019 


Greenberger And Claire Selvin, In Seventh Edition, Spring|Break, Strange As
Ever, Responds To World’s Tense Cultural Climate, Artnet, March 6, 2018


Audra Lambert, The Virtual Rise Of Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos, Quiet Lunch, Print Issue No5
Emmanuel Daydé, Méfie-Toi Des Grecs!, Art Absolument, September 2017 Print Issue
Charlotte Boutboul, To Watch: Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos, Whitewall, Winter 2017 Print Issue


Nathaniel Ainley, From Idea To Installation, Go Inside The Practice Of A Conceptual Artist, Creators Project, December 6, 2016
]The Smartphone Is Absent, Perspectives, Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos (Video Interview), Creators Project, November 30, 2016 
]Nate Jones, Artist Interview With Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos, Artefuse, September 09, 2016
Dariush Talaie, Kooshk Artist Residency Award: A Haven For Bearing Reality, Harper’s Bazaar Arabia, July 24, 2016
Amy Purssey, Resident Artist’s Photography Casts A Foreign Shadow In Tehran, Artreport, July 5, 2016
]Seza Bali, Interview With Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos, Xoxo The Magazine, June 2016 Issue (Print) Turkey, June 1st, 2016
Mansour Jahani, French-Greek Artist Looks At Contemporary Iranian Culture, Gozareshe Honar, May 28, 2016
Kara Winners Showcasing Artworks At Mohsen Gallery, Tehran Time (Print), Iran, May 28, 2016
Ole Bak Jakobsen, The Recipe For A Work Of Art!,  Kunsten, March 22, 2016
Christina Lee, Mixed Media Artist Casts Hands To Mimic How People Text, Artreport, March 22, 2016
Ally Betker, Phone Art At Spring, Break, W Magazine, March 06, 2016
Brian P. Kelly, Armory Week Roundup, New Criterion, March 04, 2016
Maximilíano Durón, A Tour Of The Spring, Break Art Fair, Artnews, March 03, 2016
Cait Munro, These 5 Inspired Installations Make Spring, Break Art Show Unforgettable, Artnet, March 01, 2016


Frey, Come To Bed For Some Pillow Talk With This Artist, Bedford+Bowery, March
26, 2015


The Legacy Of Nam June Paik In The Post-Digital Era, Art Daily, July 16, 2014
Alejandro Pardo, Ithaca Babel And New York City, Wall Street International, July 8, 2014


Art And Communication Combine In Experimental Project, Examiner, Oct. 4, 2013 
Social Media Platforms Transformed Into An Art Gallery, The Cool Culture, Aug. 30, 2013
The Palm Authority Project, The Cool Culture, July 3, 2013
Public Art Project Mark-It To Launch At New Museum’s Ideas City, Artslant, May 04, 2013
#Pillowtalks, Arton Air, Clocktower Gallery Radio Station, Apr. 15, 2013
Alessandro Berni, Armory Week And #Pillowtalks, Artrubune, Apr. 09, 2013


The Best Of Freize Week In Pictures, Blouin Artinfo, May 06, 2012 
Re-Imagine Art Festival At The Ukrainian Institute Of America, New-York Arts Magazine, Jan. 30, 2012
Greek Palms In Miami, Ta Nea (Print), Greece, Dec. 14, 2011


Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos Explores The Palm Authority Project, Art Business News, Dec. 02, 2011
Artist Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos To Bring Giant Inflatable Hands To Bayfront Park For Art Basel, Miami New Times, Nov. 08, 2011