Vangelis Ioakimidis

Curator, cultural engineer in photography/new media, private collection Consultant.

Vangelis Ioakimidis is a TransEurope’s Project Coordinator _ SEE Europe strand. He has curated more than 300 exhibitions and publications, and he has been collaborating with more than 100 organizations. He has taken part in events, as: member of jury for books, contests and Biennale committees; nominator for the Prix Pictet; portfolio reviewer; speaker in conferences and seminars. He had been the Director of the Thessaloniki Museum of Photography (2005-2015), as well as the Director of PhotoBiennale, a while before that he had been the Artistic Director of the Skopelos Photographic Centre (2000-2005). He has also, been the Curator Program for the Olympic Games in Athens 2004. He has worked as production and coordination manager, and director of publications at “Contrejour”, the magazine “Camera Ιnternational” and the “Photographies Magazine” in Paris.