Timeline

1940
Born: Vari, Greece
1942
Moved to Switzerland
1960
Married artist Fernando Botero
2002
Lives and works in Paris and Pietrasanta, Italy
Studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris

Exhibitions

2009
Art Chicago 2009, Atrium Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA
2007
International Blitz, Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO, USA
Galleria d’Arte Contini, Venice, Italy
2005
Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2005
Museo de Arte Moderno, Granada, Spain
2005
Museo de Arte Moderno, Sevilla, Spain
2005
Museo de Arte Moderno, Girona, Spain
2005
Sophia Vari à Saint Germain des Prés, Paris, France (solo)
2004
Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece
2004
Piazza della Repubblica, Rome, Italy
2004
National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2003
City of Pietrasanta, Pietrasanta, Italy (solo)
2003
Galerie Liliane Sicard, Geneva, Switzerland
Comune di Pietrasanta – Assessorato alla Cultura, Chiesa di San Agostino et Piazza del Duomo, Italy
2002
Sophia Vari: Monumental Sculpture, Palazzo Vecchio and Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy (solo)
2002
Piece Unique Variations, Paris (solo)
2002
Piece Unique, Paris, France (solo)
2001
Ludwig Museum, Kombletz, Germany
Frank Pages Gallery, Liechtentaler Allee à Augustaplatz, Baden-Baden, Germany
2001
Major Recent Sculptures, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2001
Sophia Vari: Monumental Sculpture, Rue de la Constitution, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2001
Assemblages, UBS, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2001
Rue de la Constitution, “Sophia Vari: Monumental Sculpture,” Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2000
Fiera Artissima – Pièce Unique, Turin, Italy
Palazzo Bricherasio, Turin, Italy
FIAC – Pièce Unique, Paris, France
1999
Pièce Unique, Paris, France
Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
1998
Ulrich Art Gallery, Wichita, USA
Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, USA
1997
Butler Art Institute, Youngstown, USA
Frank Pages Gallery, Baden-Baden, Germany
The Art Show – Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, USA
1996
Salon de Mars Nohra Haime Gallery, Paris, France
1995
Fondation Verannemam, Kruishoutem, Belgium
1994
Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, USA
1992
Sala Gaspar Galeria d’Arte, Barcelona, Spain
1991
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Caracas, Venezuela
1988
Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, USA
1987
Galeria Alfred Wild, Bogota, Colombia
1986
Galerie d’Eendt, Amsterdam, The Netherland
1985
Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, USA
1983
Galeria Juana Mordo, Madrid, Spain (solo)
1981
Fondation Veranneman, Kruishoutem, Belgium (solo)
1981
Aberbach Fine Art, New York, NY, USA (solo)
1978
Desmos Gallery, Alexandre Iolas, Athens, Greece (solo)
1978
Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal (solo)
1976
Coe Kerr Gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
1975
Museu de Arte Moderna, Sao Paulo, Brazil (solo)

Literature

1999
Spring, J. Sophia Vari. New York : Rizzoli, 1999.
1998
Sophia Vari : polychrome sculpture. New York : Nohra Haime Gallery, 1998