Maria Paneta (b.1988, Athens) is an artist who works on the verge of art and architecture.
Creates interactive installations, prosthetic wearables, video and photography, exploring the ways machines communicate with living things. Creates spaces dealing with augmented life in non-human environments and the bodily interfaces of their inhabitants.
Holds an MArch from Bartlett School of Architecture UCL on interaction design and a Diploma of Architecture from University of Patras.
Has exhibited internationally with shows in Athens, London, Utrecht and Texas.
Was part of the 150th anniversary of Harpers Bazaar in MoCA Shanghai 2017. Has worked with leading cultural and research institutions including the Bartlett School of Architecture, the Victoria & Albert Museum London, Saudi Ministry of Culture where taught interaction design. Paneta is based in Athens.
Exhibitions 2022 Futuretro, 18th Athens Digital Arts Festival, Athens GR 2021 From where I stand, Athens Digital Arts Festival & Katsigras Museum, Larissa GR 2021 Tactus, Athens Digital Arts Festival, Athens GR 2020
, Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens GR 2017 BodyHack Con, Austin TX 2017 Memememe, Crypt Galley St Pancras, London UK 2016 Letters to the Mayor | T.A.F. & Storefront with Art & Architecture New York, Athens GR 2015 Volumes 2015 Kunstraum Walcheturm, Zurich DE
2022 Critical Borderlands 22, University of Oviedo, Oviedo SP [online]
2022 Bodies I, Plasmata: Bodies, Dreams and Data, Onassis Foundation, Athens GR
2017 E-Stitches, Victoria & Albert Museum, London UK 2017 Wear Sustain, Theocharakis Foundation, Athens GR 2017 Resonate Festival, Belgrade RS